I have had liposuction to my upper arms (along with a breast reduction) 5 months ago. Is it safe to have the Venus Freeze to tighten the laxity of the upper arm skin so soon and is there any risks to this procedure?
Venus Freeze Following Upperarm Liposuction. Is it Safe?
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Venus freeze after liposuction
Venus freeze is a radiofrequency device that helps to tighten up skin when use over time. I think of it as a milder gentler form of Thermage that can be done over time. the only problem is the response rate which can vary from person to person and it is somewhat unpredictable. u might be one of the patients that will have a good result. there is no contraindication to the use of venus freeze but it depends on your condition and the areas of concern after liposuction. it would be best to ask this question from the doctor who did ur liposuction to make sure youve healed completely from the procedure and that your skin is ready for the venus freeze
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