Will Velashape Help my Upper Arm Fat and Tighten That Area?

will velashape help upper arm fat and some looseness?

Doctor Answers 6

The V-Shape will tighten the arm skin

Thank you for your question. I recommend consulting with your doctor about V-Shape; this new radiofrequency device will release fat while tightening the skin. The upper arms is a great area to treat and you will see results in no time!

New York Dermatologic Surgeon
3.8 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

Vela Shape

Vela Shape can reduce the circumference of the arms.  In addition, Vela can improve the skin quality resulting in firmer, tighter skin.

Craig Mezrow, MS, MD, FACS
Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

Velashape arm treatments

I have used the Velahape for years to treat arms; however, I would say the results have just been decent. I recently acquired a Venus Freeze machine and those results have been tremendously more successful and my patients who are undergoing arm treatments are happier with this treatment than they were with the Velashape. I'd try to find someone in your area with a Venus Freeze.

F. Victor Rueckl, MD
Las Vegas Dermatologist
4.6 out of 5 stars 17 reviews

Ultherapy and Velashape for arm tightening

Ultherapy has been shown to help tighten the skin for laxity in the arma areas.

Velashape can also help using RF technology and IR trreatments. The superficial skin structures can be tightened, cellulite reduced and RF energy can help reduce underlying fat deposits, reducing arm circumference. 

Hratch Karamanoukian, MD, FACS
Buffalo Phlebologist
4.8 out of 5 stars 41 reviews

Velashape for upper arm fat

Thank you for your question. At my practice,  I do not use Velashape. Instead, I would suggest other treatments like CoolSculpting or Vaser Hi Def, which have shown very positive results for reducing fat. 

Daniel Shapiro, MD
Scottsdale Plastic Surgeon
4.8 out of 5 stars 107 reviews

Velashape is helpful for temporary tightening of loose skin

You can expect temporary improvement in skin texture and turgor with modest circumferential reduction after 8-12 treatments. Results will require repeat treatments for maintenance.





Edwin Ishoo, MD
Cambridge Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.4 out of 5 stars 20 reviews

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