Am I a good candidate for Emsculpt?
This treatment is ideal for individuals with a low BMI who may not be eligible for other body contouring procedures. Emsculpt is very effective in eliminating small pockets of fat on individuals who are physically fit. This technology has the potential to provide beneficial muscle tightening in anyone. A consultation with one of our doctors is the best way to find out if you are a candidate for this procedure.
What do I need to do to prepare for Emsculpt Treatment?
Prior to the treatment you are not required to do anything special.
What is the day of treatment like?
On the day of the treatment, you are advised to wear comfortable clothing which allows flexibility for correct positioning during the treatment. You will be asked to remove all jewellery and electronic devices.
How long does an Emsculpt treatment session last?
Emsculpt treatment sessions typically takes 30 minutes.
How many Emsculpt treatments do I need?
To maximise efficacy, we recommend a series of four treatments with sessions separated by at least two days.
Does Emsculpt hurt?
The procedure itself is painless, however, at increasing intensity there may be some discomfort in the early sessions. No anaesthetic is required. You sit back while two panels are used to apply the High Intensity Focused Electro-Magnetic energy. The sensation during the treatment is best compared to how your muscles feel during an intense workout.
What can affect successful treatment outcomes?
Successful Emsculpt treatment outcome can be affected by smoking or excessive alcohol consumption, as well as: eating disorders or on-going medication. While no special diet is required, you are encouraged to eat healthy to help promote and maintain results.
How is Emsculpt treatment recovery?
There is no recovery period or downtime, and you can immediately resume your normal activities. The following day, you may experience muscle soreness similar to what you would feel after an intense workout.
Can I return to normal activities after mu treatment?
Yes, you can. Mild soreness similar to that after a muscle workout is a normal and expected side effect from an Emsculpt treatment. Often times, patients return to work after their Emsculpt session is over.
When will I see results?
Results from Emsculpt can be seen between 2 – 6 weeks from the first treatment. These results continue to improve over a six-month period. Emsculpt treatment can be continued past four sessions for even more noticeable results.
If you are interested in learning more about Emsculpt and if this treatment is right for you, contact us.