What is good for back fat and arm fat removal? Coolsculpting or Vaser hi def? Any other treatments? Non invasive? (photo)
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CoolSculpting, Vaser, traditional Liposuction and other body contouring alternatives
Thanks for sharing your photo.
Any incision to the skin will create a scar, whether it is Vaser or traditional liposuction. Vaser is a combination approach of powered fat destruction and liposuction and maybe too much for primary lipocontouring in a 19 year old.
Consider lipocontouring on multiple areas of the body. CoolSculpting, while "tried and true", is very limited and may not be cost effective and only provide a limited area of improvement with each applicator placement.
It is best to consult with a well versed, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon for what is recommended for YOU.
All the best!
CoolSculpting causes permanent fat loss
Lipo or CoolSculpting for back fat?
I think your age is an important consideration. Both CoolSculpting in overlapping treatments and carefully performed liposuction could give you the results you seek, but I think at your age I might recommend the safer, non scarring, and effective CoolSculpting. If you do decide to pursue liposuction because it will give immediate results in one or possibly two treatments, I would recommend you find a plastic surgeon or dermatologist who is skilled in multiple modalities including Vaser which uses ultrasound and would be helpful if the fat on your back is fibrous.
All the best,
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coolsculpting would be great for bra area but lipo will give you a larger area at one time
The best way to assess and give true advice would be an in-person exam.
Please see a board-certified plastic surgeon that specializes in aesthetic and restorative plastic surgery.
best of luck!
Back Fat and Coolsculpting
Coolsculping is a fabulous machine for upper back fat. It is a great non-surgical way to get rid of this area without scars. Please consult an experienced board certified dermatologist for an in office consultation.
Coolsculpting versus Vaser
I was the first plastic surgeon in Houston to bring on Coolsculpting into their practice to offer patients a choice. I have noticed that my Vaser/Slimlipo patients obtain better results due to the skin tightening and continuous fat reduction in the treatment areas versus Coolsculpting. I have, however, noticed that if patients are open to doing multiple treatments in a region with Coolsculpting with some overlapping of the treatment areas, I can achieve some impressive results.
I would recommend that you visit a place that offers both so you can truly have an informed consultation and help you make a decision.