What are the advantages of Vanquish? How is pain and duration of recovery?

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Advantages of Vanquish as an Option for Fat Reduction

VANQUISH is a unique non-invasive fat reduction device that works by effectively heating and killing stubborn fat cells in the waist and stomach area.  During the procedure, the system is suspended above the body so that it does not touch the patient’s skin. This non-invasive procedure is not painful and patients only feel a warm sensation on the treatment area.

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Orange County Plastic Surgeon
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Vanquish: An Simple Solution to Fat Reduction

VANQUISH treatments are a one-of-a-kind  method to permanently reduce fat by effectively heating and killing selective  fat cells   The procedure is unique in the way the heat is delivered-- suspended above the body to treat the area for desirable contouring.  This non-invasive procedure makes a pleasant, pain-free treatment that effectively shapes the body and tightens the skin with its radio frequency energy.

There is virtually no recovery time from the procedure, although we find it helpful to maintain proper hydration and a healthy diet to assure weight stability.

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Jed H. Horowitz, MD, FACS
Orange County Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 110 reviews

Advantages of Vanquish

The advantages of Vanquish are that is a non-invasive procedure with no downtime. People do feel warmth in the area of treatment but it is extremely rare for someone to feel pain. Another benefit of Vanquish is that the hand piece is large and can target a larger area. Medical studies have shown Vanquish to kill fat cells.

Nicole Hayre, MD
McLean Dermatologic Surgeon
4.6 out of 5 stars 10 reviews

Vanquish effectiveness

Dear haras, thank you for your question. Vanquish is one of the best noninvasive fat reduction devices on the market and painlessly melts fat from the waist and flanks simultaneously. Our San Diego clients are very pleased. Ideal candidates have isolated areas of fat excess and no pacemaker or implanted metal devices. Consult with an experienced Vanquish provider to see if you are a candidate. Good Luck!

Roy A. David, MD
San Diego Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.5 out of 5 stars 23 reviews

The advantages of Vanquish.

Great question!  What is unique about Vanquish is that it has no contact with your skin at all.  There is no pain or recovery associated with this procedure.  It is focused radiofrequency tuned to your individual areas of fat with feedback to the device.  The sensation is similar to a warm heat lamp.  We have coolsculpting also and find that Vanquish is better for larger areas of fat, or fat that is difficult to suck into the Coolsculpting applicator.  The Vanquish is 4 30minute sessions.  

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Grace Liu, MD
Newport Beach Dermatologic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 50 reviews

Vanquish advantages for fat removal

Vanquish is pain free and has no downtime. There is no skin contact, suction or applicators. Vanquish can treat several areas at once - for example the abdomen and flanks, or upper back fat and side bra fat areas. This can give true circumferential size reduction which means fitting better in clothes quickly. Also some patients see results with Vanquish as early as one week after treatment and most patients see results within several weeks after the final treatment. Other non-invasive treatments - Coolsculpting, Liposonix -require about 3 months to see results.

Elizabeth F. Rostan, MD
Charlotte Dermatologist
4.2 out of 5 stars 19 reviews

Vanquish is no downtime, no pain, no contact fat reduction

The advantages of Vanquish are many. For a correctly chosen patient, it offers a no pain, no downtime, noninvasive, no contact with skin means of fat reduction.

Other means of treating unwanted fat are invasive, such as liposuction, or other noninvasive means of fat removal - such as high intensity focused ultrasound (Liposonix) or fat freezing (CoolSculpting). Liposonix can be uncomfortable for the patient. CoolSculpting requires an hour treatment and rarely can cause significant discomfort after treatment.

There is NO pain with Vanquish. There is NO recovery. Treatment is a series of 4-6 weekly sessions of 30 minutes duration. Treeatment feels like warmth, almost like a heating blanket.

Melanie D. Palm, MD (account suspended)
San Diego Dermatologic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 23 reviews

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