Epione Medical Corporation, located in Beverly Hills’ Golden Triangle, now offers laser liposuction treatment. Laser liposuction uses special equipment to eradicate localized fat deposits from various parts of the body. The equipment disrupts fat cells in the body, and tighten skin tissue through coagulation. Continue reading
Laser liposuction is a new procedure that is used to improve the effectiveness of the older liposuction technique. Traditional liposuction uses a cannula, or tube, inserted under the skin through an incision to suction away unwanted fat cells. Liquid is injected at the site to that is receiving the liposuction to help soften the fat. However, physical force is still required to remove the fat cells as the cannula is fairly vigorously moved around the surgical area. It is essentially this force that breaks up the fat and allows it to be removed. Unfortunately, not only fat is removed, but anything that is in the path of the cannula is removed as well.