What IS Cavitation?
This machine uses ultrasound waves - yes, the same type of sound waves used to view babies in the womb but at a different frequency and speed - to cause vibrations within fat cells below the skin. These vibrations are not harmful, nor do they penetrate below the subcutaneous fat layer.
These vibrations cause tiny microscopic bubbles to form within the fat cells. These continued vibrations cause the fat cells to rupture and spill their contents into the interstitial tissues.
This fluid is then picked up by our lymphatic system and flushed out as waste. This will usually cause increased urination for up to 72 hours, but depending on your body type, diet and how many toxins are stored in your fat cells, a slight increase in bowel movement may also occur.
What To Expect After An Ultrasonic Cavitation Treatment
The treatment process is completely painless and you will be able to go about the rest of your day unaffected.
During the treatment, you will hear an internal ringing in your ears as cavitation utilizes sound waves. Most clients are able to ignore it and many even fall asleep during a treatment!
The results will be different for people based on their age, weight, health, etc.
Typically, results can be seen immediately after one treatment, with cumulative effects after each session.
The body requires three days to eliminate the fat and toxins after the procedure properly, and following the aftercare advice is crucial for achieving the best results.
*Ultrasonic Cavitation is meant to target small areas of fat and help contour your body. It isn’t a treatment for people who are trying to lose a lot of weight.
HOWEVER, Body Contouring treatments are EXCELLENT confidence boosters because you will actually be able to see results FASTER than diet and exercise alone! This helps you remain motivated on your journey and helps you love your reflection much faster! (speaking from experience here)
Is it safe for everyone?
Ultrasonic Cavitation treatment is not for everybody.
Even though it is a safe and painless procedure, nevertheless there are contraindications for this type of fat loss treatment. Such contraindications will depend on the individual’s medical history.
Those with the following conditions are not recommended to have cavitation treatments:
Heart Disease/Uncontrolled High Blood Pressure
Pregnant or Nursing
Cancer or Chemotherapy
*Certain Thyroid Issues and autoimmune disorders may benefit from ELT. Please, reach out to us so we may guide you through your options.