Ultrasonic Cavitation vs. Laser Lipo | SculptSkin
Ultrasonic cavitation and laser lipo are two different methods that are used for body contouring and fat reduction. Ultrasonic cavitation is a non-invasive procedure that uses low-frequency sound waves to create microscopic air bubbles in the targeted fat cells. These bubbles implode, causing the fat cells to break down and release their contents into the bloodstream. The body then processes and removes the fat through the liver and lymphatic system. Ultrasonic cavitation is generally painless and requires no downtime, but multiple sessions may be necessary to achieve desired results. Laser lipo, also known as laser-assisted liposuction or laser lipolysis, is a minimally invasive procedure that uses laser energy to melt and remove fat. During the procedure, a thin laser fiber is inserted through a small incision in the skin, and the laser energy is directed at the targeted fat cells. The fat is then suctioned out through a small tube. Laser lipo is generally less painful than traditional liposuction and has a shorter recovery time, but it may also require multiple sessions to achieve desired results. Both ultrasonic cavitation and laser lipo are considered safe and effective methods for body contouring and fat reduction, but they may not be suitable for everyone. It's important to consult with a qualified healthcare provider to determine the best treatment option for your specific needs and goals.