Liposonix Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some questions commonly asked by individuals considering Liposonix. Contact our offices for additional information or to schedule a consultation.

What is Liposonix?

Liposonix is a minimally-invasive option for fat removal that utilizes high-intensity focused ultrasound energy.

On what areas can Liposonix be done?

Liposonix is currently approved by the FDA to remove fat from the love handles and abdomen.

How much fat can Liposonix remove?

On average, one session of Liposonix can reduce the waistline by one inch. Additional treatment sessions can be performed to remove additional fat.

What happens during Liposonix treatment?

During Liposonix treatment, a device is moved around the treatment area; during this time, patients may feel cold, warm, tingling or prickling sensations.

How long does a Liposonix treatment session last?

On average, a Liposonix treatment session lasts an hour, although these times may vary from patient to patient depending on the size of the area to be treated and the number of areas to be treated.

What happens after a Liposonix treatment?

After Liposonix, mild tenderness, swelling, redness or bruising may occur; however, these typically subside quickly.

Is Liposonix right for me?

Candidacy for Liposonix is based upon various factors, which your dermatologist will discuss in great detail.

When are Liposonix results noticeable?

Most patients see results within 8 to 12 weeks after Liposonix treatment, although we have seen improvement in some of our patients in as early as 2 weeks.

How many Liposonix treatment sessions are necessary?

One Liposonix treatment is often enough to produce noticeable results, so it depends on the level of improvement you desire. A second treatment will provide additional improvement. Your dermatologist will provide you with more details during your consultation.

I’m interested in Liposonix. What are my next steps?

To learn more about Liposonix, contact our offices today. Advanced Dermatology, PC, is one of the first in the NY-NJ area to offer this exciting new treatment.

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