Can Slim Lipo Help with Stretch Marks?
- Asked by menafromspain in spain
- 4 years ago
SLIM LIPO NOT effective for stretch marks
SLIM LIPO, (Selective Laser Induced Melting) is a very effective and safe method of removing unwanted fat from stubborn areas with minimal pain, minimal downtime, and minimal bruising. Unlike traditional liposuction that uses mechanical force to break down fat before the suction procedure, SLIM LIPO utilizes a Diode Laser that specilfically targets the fat cells only, leaving blood vessels, nerves, and fibrous connections between the skin and the muscle fascia, which allows less pain, less bruising, and excellent skin retraction! HOWEVER, in my experience, areas on the abdomen with stretch marks do not retract well with SLIM LIPO, or to liposuction in general. Stretch marks are permanent scars located within the dermis of the skin, and currently the best treatment is still skin excision procedures such as a tummy tuck. Liposuction can make areas with stretch marks APPEAR WORSE so be careful about choosing your procedures. There are some non-ablative LASERS on the horizon that can be helpful with this problem.
Slim Lipo will not help stretch marks
There are laser methods for improving, but not removing stretch marks.
Slim Lipo and stretch marks
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