*Hear ye! Hear ye! There is a woman who was once skeptical about body contouring; but now, after getting it done first hand, swears by it. No more tire around the tummy. No more arms that wave when you do. No more bulk on the thighs.
And because of BET FB Live, well, a recording of it, we can watch the whole procedure.
Sculpt away, I say!
So this woman, what’s her name again? I don’t know and it doesn’t matter, got to ask Dr. Arash Akhavan at the Dermatology & Laser Group, and a leader in his field, many of the questions we have wondered about when it comes to this new type of non-invasive surgery. With that, she offers “Everything you need to know about body sculpting.”
According to Dr. Akhavan, who is based in New York City:
?Basically everything over the last, I would say, five years, has been moving toward non-invasive stuff such as body contouring and away from liposuction. With liposuction you?re taking weeks off, and it?s taking months to see any sort of benefits, and then there?s the risk of surgery, scarring and all of that. With the non-invasive things, you do the procedure, there?s no anesthesia, there?s no cuts on your skin and the results usually come in within a couple of months,” Dr. Akhavan said.
So in the video we see him applying the laser to the “problem area” the woman has designated for target. He has already explained to her that she won’t feel any “excruciating pain” but she will have, throughout the 25-minute-procedure, warm sensations that may be a bit uncomfortable; followed by a cooling sensation. Continue reading