52 year old above, with skin laxity and extra fat in upper arms below, 6 weeks after Smart Lipo. Note skin tightening as well as size reduction.
54 year old above, with quite a bit of excess skin and very little fat. Thermal heating of the soft tissue is required in order to get skin to shrink without cutting it out. Below, result 6 weeks after RFAL.
52 year old with skin laxity and moderate localized fat in the upper arm region. Note the crepey skin quality and apparent lack of muscle definition.
Same patient 6 weeks following Smart Lipo. Thermal heating of the soft tissues can cause up to 33% skin surface area reduction without skin excision. In this patient’s case, a significant reduction in pendulous “hang” was able to be achieved.
21 year old s/p 80 lb weight loss with skin laxity and fat upper arms, above. Below, result at one year following radiofrequency-assisted liposuction.
Above, before upper arm contouring. Below, 6 weeks following ultrasound-assisted liposuction.