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SmartLipo™ - Los Angeles Area and Orange County

Smartlipo TriPlex™ is perfect for people who want to tighten up skin and remove fat. In one visit, triple laser therapy through a 2 mm incision can be done in the office that will permanently destroy fat.

Patients who struggle to get the last few pounds off or who are frustrated with their loose skin can have it addressed now with the triple laser targeted to destroy fat cells and tighten skin in ONE treatment.

For patients who want to have skin tightening and removal of fat in a minimally invasive way, Laser Lipolysis with three lasers can be done in one office visit.

If you would like to have your love handles, bat wings, turkey neck tightened and the fat removed, then SmartLipo Triplex is the solution.

We specialize in skin tightening and fat removal using laser lipolysis and removal under local anesthesia.

For our weight loss patients who have been with us, please ask us about our loyalty program for discounts regarding SmartLipo Triplex.

Pros of SmartLipo Triplex:

  • Small Incisions: 2 mm allow three lasers to tighten skin, destroy fat, and shrink blood vessels. This means less loose skin, removal of fat and less bleeding!
  • Office Procedure: This will eliminate need for hospital or anesthesia fees. Local anesthesia allows for the patient and physician to evaluate symmetry while standing during the procedure! We will minimize any dimpling or asymmetry seen with other liposuction procedures requiring general anesthesia.
  • Permanent Results: The results will last with ONE treatment and continue to tighten the skin out to six months.
  • If someone has lost weight in the past, our office will be able to address the loose skin.
  • Body Contouring: Great symmetrical results from this awake and painless procedure. We use SmartLipo Triplex until you are happy at the results during the procedure.

People who have lost weight with medical or surgical treatment can finally have their loose skin addressed. When my patients come to me for weight loss, their first concern is how much loose skin. We address this by tightening the skin and removing any remaining fat beneath the skin.

This has amazing results. Please check out the photos below. When we use the skin tightening protocol of our lasers, we see amazing results.

Please come on in for a consultation to discuss the possibilities that can be achieved in one morning.

How does SmartLipo Triplex work?

A small 1.0 mm fiberoptic cable is used to deliver laser light to tighten the skin, melt and destroy fat cells and cause extra collagen to be deposited onto the dermis.

This works better than any other laser from the outside of the skin because the dermis, the layer beneath the outer skin (epidermis) is treated with laser light to cause collagen deposition when the dermis is heated to 42 degrees Celsius. This minimizes any possibility of skin burning.

The skin tightening is amazing, and the fat removal is painless during the procedure. There is little down time for recovery after the procedure. Most people can return to their work soon after this clinic procedure.

The skin tightening is amazing, and the fat removal is painless during the procedure. There is little down time for recovery after the procedure. Most people can return to their work soon after this clinic procedure.

One of the most common questions about weight loss is "How will I look after I lose my weight?" SmartLipo will address these issues in my patients who have sagging skin and excess fat. Choices can be surgical resection or skin tightening with SmartLipo Triplex.

Does It Hurt to Have SmartLipo? No. We perform this under local anesthesia and some people call it tickle lipo. The entire area to be addressed is numbed first with local anesthesia. This is the safest way to perform Laser Lipolysis with the least complications.

Do you have love handles, bat wings, muffin tops, saddlebags or jowls that don't respond to exercise and diet? They all improve dramatically using Smartlipo TriPlex, with minimal downtime and less pain than traditional liposuction alone. Because Smartlipo actually tightens tissue, you don't have to worry about dimpling and sagging afterward.

5 Reasons to ask for Smartlipo TriPlex by name:

  • It's proven. Smartlipo is the #1 choice of physicians around the world.
  • It's less invasive. As a minimally invasive procedure, Smartlipo does not carry the risks and expense associated with more invasive surgery.
  • It's safer. As the only laserassisted lipolysis with intelligent delivery systems, Smartlipo is built with safety and consistency in mind.
  • It's effective. Smartlipo is supported by eight years of clinical studies.
  • It's the most trusted. Smartlipo is the most widely accepted and clinically studied laser-assisted lipolysis system available today. With a 94% patient approval rate, it inspires total confidence.

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  • Tighten tissue
  • Permanently destroy fat cells
  • Improve your overall body shape
  • Return to work in a couple of days
  • Find out your skinny jeans are too big
  • Listen to endless compliments from friends and family
  • Love how you look

SmartLipo™ - Frequently Asked Questions

How does the SmartLipo™ work?
A very small cannula (tube) approximately 1.0mm in diameter containing a laser fiber is inserted under the skin. The cannula is moved back and forth delivering the laser's energy directly to the fat cells, causing them to rupture and easily drain away. The laser energy also interacts with the dermis, resulting in skin shrinkage or tightening.

Due to the cannula's small size, SmartLipoT is a minimally invasive procedure and can be performed under local anesthesia. The laser causes small blood vessels to coagulate immediately on contact, resulting in less bleeding, swelling and bruising - and a quicker recovery time than conventional liposuction. Because general anesthesia is unnecessary, the procedure is very safe, with only minimal potential side effects.

What are the benefits of SmartLipo™?

The benefits of SmartLipo™ include:

  • Treats unwanted fat and fat tissue irregularities
  • Promotes tissue coagulation resulting in skin tissue tightening
  • Improves flabby or lax skin and areas of high vascularity
  • Minimal edema and bleeding due to the laser's hemostatic properties
  • Minimal bruising
  • Causes less trauma and faster healing time than traditional liposuction
  • Can improve the appearance of cellulite

Does this procedure have FDA Clearance?
The SmartLipoT laser has been cleared by the FDA for laser-assisted Lipolysis.

Does laser-assisted Lipolysis produce lasting results?
Yes! The SmartLipo™ procedure permanently destroys the treated fat cells, as long as weight is maintained, results will last.

Who is a good candidate for the procedure?
If you have areas of fat that will not respond to diet and exercise, then you're a candidate for SmartLipoT. Ideal candidates are in good health, of rear normal body weight and have realistic expectations for the results.

What body regions can be treated with SmartLipo™?
SmartLipoT is ideal for treating small areas of the face, neck, arms, breasts (gynecomastia), and areas of loose skin. Excellent results can also be seen in the upper and lower abdomen, flanks, thighs and back.

How many treatments are required?
For most patients, typically only one treatment is required. Laser Lipolysis is also an ideal choice for "touch ups" and traditional liposuction revisions.

Do I have to do anything post-treatment?
After the treatment you will need to wear a compression garment for 2 weeks. Rest is recommended after the procedure and activity may be resumed gradually. Most patients will relax for several days post-surgery and will resume further activities as their body feels more comfortable.

Does SmartLipo™ treat cellulite?
The procedure will improve the body's shape and may improve cellulite to a certain degree.

When can I expect to see results?
Results can be seen immediately with continued improvement over several months.

Is Smartlipo covered by my insurance?
No, Smartlipo is an elective cosmetic procedure and is not covered by insurance companies. Prices ranges from $2,000-$6,000, depending on the area treated.

For Smartlipo in Los Angeles - Santa Monica Ca area - contact us today at 310.208.0474


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