|The truSculptTM Treatment is a breakthrough non-invasive radio frequency (RF) and massage technology that allows comfortable treatments at therapeutic levels. RF pulses are delivered to the skin to deeply heat the tissue and burn fat which the body gets rid of, giving you a more slender silhouette. Like the eMatrix, it can be used on all skin types. Find out more here:
Here are some of our patients’ frequently asked questions:
What is truSculpt?
TruSculpt is a breakthrough RF (Radio Frequency) technology that delivers deep heating to the subcutaneous tissue.
Why choose trusculpt?
This procedure delivers marked results and gives a smoother, more contoured appearance. Trusculpt technology is adaptable to the smallest areas, and is not limited to just the abdomen
Who is a candidate?
Trusculpt is not a replacement for good diet and exercise, but is ideal for patients who maintain weight and are concerned with stubborn areas that never seem to improve. Typically those with a BMI (body mass index) of less than 30 are ideal, but it is best to come in for a complimentary consultation to have our experts take a look at the potential areas.like other fat melting devices. Trusculpt is not a replacement for good health and nutritional habits, but a solution for those who struggle with certain aspects of body habitus.
Where on the body can trusculpt be used?
Trusculpt can be used for smoothing and breaking down fat cells on the upper arms, upper back (yes, even targeting that dreaded “bra bulge”), flanks (lower back), upper and lower abdomen, thighs, and buttocks.
Can truSculpt be used on all skin types?
Yes, truSculpt can be used on all skin types. Consult with us before performing the procedure.
How long does a treatment take?
Typically a treatment takes less than an hour, but can vary depending on the site(s) treated.
How many treatments will there be?
We will discuss with you the number of treatments based upon the area(s) you wish to have addressed. Typically a patient will receive 2-4 treatments. Each treatment will be 4-8 weeks apart.
What do I need to do before a treatment?
There are no special preparations needed before a treatment. Remove any jewelry or body piercings and remove makeup, lotions and excessive hair in the area prior to treatment.
What happens during the treatment?
We will review with you the specific areas of the body to be treated. After a brief pre-treatment preparation, we will apply the truSculpt handpiece to your skin which will deliver a pulse of RF energy. Each pulse will last on average 4 minutes; upon completion, the handpiece will be moved to an adjacent area to begin the next pulse. The entire treatment will last for 1 hour or so.
What does it feel like?
TruSculpt is designed to be a comfortable procedure. Due to its unique design, the heating of the area will be tolerable. We can adjust the temperature depending on your comfort level. Typically no pain medication, topical anesthetics, gels, or active cooling will be needed.
Is truSculpt safe? Is it painful? Are there side effects?
The truSculpt system is designed to be a safe and comfortable procedure. Typically, there is no downtime after the treatment though patients may experience mild discomfort during the procedure. Side effects can include redness, sweating, and tenderness in the treated areas. Usually this resolves within a few hours but may last several days to a few weeks. We will discuss with you the expectations during and after the treatment when you meet for your consultation.
Can I return to normal activities after my treatment?
Yes, the procedure is non-invasive, so typically you can return to normal activities immediately. Oftentimes, patients return to work after the session.
When will I start seeing changes?
Results can be seen anywhere from one to three months after the procedure, depending on the individual’s ability to break down fat cells.
How long do results last?
The longevity of results varies from person to person, but depends largely on a person’s ability to maintain a consistent weight post treatment. Those who maintain a consistent weight will maintain a sustained result