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DXD Admin from Singapore asked a question

What is the best treatment for spot fat reduction in Singapore?

What’s the best way to get rid of fat accumulation on my lower back and side? Or what I guess is called love handles? Gym and running doesn’t work for me. I’ve heard of coolsculpting etc but there it’s too confusing with terms like fat freezing and radiofrequency therapy on the internet to reduce fat. What would you recommend as a first option to reduce love handle fat?

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Dr Yanni Xu
Aesthetic
Singapore
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Dr Yanni Xu
Aesthetic
Singapore
Answered on Thu Jan 25 2018 07:59:49 GMT+0000 (UTC)

Hi!

Spot fat treatment is in vogue and since liposuction is a surgical procedure and significant down time and risks is involved, many patients are looking to non-invasive laser methods to remove their stubborn fats.

At our clinic, we have the first Sculpsure laser in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia. Sculpsure is the first approved FDA laser for permanent fat destruction.

The laser energy from sculpsure heats up fat cells to 42-45 degrees celcius and that destroys the fat cells. Over 6-12 weeks, the destroyed fat is naturally eliminated through urinary and fecal wastes.

Over the course of last 8 months, we have treated over 80 cases of stubborn fats with good results. The most common areas to treat are abdomen, love handles, outer and inner thighs and arms. Patients experience a mild tingling sensation during the 25 minute procedure and do not have any bruises afterwards.

For patients who are post-natal or those that experience a lot of weight loss in recent years, they also report good skin tightening effects.

Sculpsure does not do weight reduction. It is a highly tolerable, no side effects, effective body contouring device.

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Dr Israr Wong
Aesthetic
Singapore
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Dr Israr Wong
Aesthetic
Singapore
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Answered on Thu Jan 25 2018 08:00:38 GMT+0000 (UTC)

Hi Derrick,

There are 2 methods usually.

First is Cryolipolysis (Coolsculpting / Zimmer / Cooltech / Cryolipo) which involves subjecting pockets of fat to temperatures of -6 to -8 degrees Celsius and the other is using High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (Liposonix) to target the fats and subject them to a high temperature to melt them.

Both are good first options to reduce localised fat tissue.

0 238 views 1 Doctors agree Thu Jan 25 2018 08:00:38 GMT+0000 (UTC)
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Dr Winston Lee
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Singapore
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Dr Winston Lee
Aesthetic
Singapore
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Answered on Mon Feb 05 2018 03:47:14 GMT+0000 (UTC)
I would really see what the issue is


Fat freeze is suitable for some people, depending on the ability of the applicator's vacuum to suck the skin & fat into the applicator. Others might benefit from Liposonix, and some sessions of Radiofrequency can help to tighten the skin as well.


Liposuction IS the definitive removal of fat tissues but the downtime tends to be a little unacceptable for most people. So its not for the faint-hearted.

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