# 8: EMSCUPLT
There have been concerns from some health experts about the long-term side effects of Emsculpt
and if the electromagnetic energy used by the machine can cause long-lasting organ damage.
Because it's such a new technology relatively little is known about how the strong electromagnetic waves could affect or damage internal organs down the road or if the electromagnetic energy used by the machine can cause long-lasting organ damage.
What are the dangers of Emsculpting?
Cryolipolysis can cause mild or moderate pain afterward.
You're also at a slight risk of nerve pain.
Sometimes your skin can look less smooth afterward.
Less than 1% of people who get it done have a complication called paradoxical fat hyperplasia.
Does EMSCULPT permanently destroy fat cells?
Emsculpt burns fat and builds muscle. Once the fat cells are destroyed, they are gone for good. However, remaining fat cells can become larger if you gain weight.
Why does it take 3 months to see EmSculpt results?
Due to the nature of the treatments and the reaction to the therapy, the results are not immediate. Not unlike going to the gym and exercising rigorously, muscle tissue takes time to build. Multiple sessions are needed for optimal completion.
Why am I gaining weight after Emsculpt?
Due to poor diet, periods of stress, pregnancy, and even hormonal fluctuations, among other reasons, you can gain weight after EMSCULPT. When this occurs, you may start noticing that those unsightly bulges you once had — like the dreaded muffin top — start to return.
Can Emsculpt cause hernia?
Yes, clinical studies demonstrate an 11% reduction in diastasis recti following 4 treatments with EMSCULPT. Diastasis recti is a medical term describing separation of the abdominal muscles. In extreme cases, it can cause a midline hernia (ventral hernia) or bulging of abdominal tissues.
Does EMSCULPT affect uterus?
EMSCULPT NEO should NOT be used over a menstruating uterus. Furthermore, women who are close to menstruation may find that it comes sooner, or cramping is increased or intensified with EMSCULPT NEO treatments
In general, between 2 and 6 centimeters 16 cm = 2.36 inches, of circumferential reduction and fat reduction can be achieved.
Radiofrequency fat contouring device that permanently kill the fat cell, fat cells underwent a death cycle.
However, this does demand patients to be disciplined in weight loss or weight gain following their non-surgical liposuction
and fat reduction program and any weight gain will be manifested in excess carbohydrates
being deposited in other body contouring areas outside of the treatment zone,
which will compromise appearance.
Venus Freeze is a fat reduction, skin-tightening, and cellulite-improving radio frequency technology. The external radio frequency applicator is applied to the contour area of concern and moved back and forth slowly over the top of a small layer of ultrasound gel. Venus Freeze fat reduction patients are treated for 20 minutes per zone once weekly for a series of 6-8 treatments.
During each treatment, the skin and subcutaneous tissue are heated to a temperature of 42-45 degrees.
There may be some very mild swelling and redness, or erythema.
Venus Freeze non-surgical liposuction programs for fat reduction are designed to kill the fat and tighten skin.
The dead fat cells do not return and therefore anybody contouring improvement is thereby permanent.