How to Prepare for Fat Reduction Treatment in Las Vegas

Just about everyone has those areas of the body that tend to collect deposits of fat. Diet and exercise are great, but they don’t always help these problem areas. In the past, plastic surgery was the only option, including things like a tummy tuck or liposuction. But today, a Fat Reduction Treatment in Las Vegas is an easy way to get results for those areas of the body. Take some time to prepare for the appointment to ensure that things go smoothly.

Avoid Anti-Inflammatories

After hearing about the treatment, it can be tempting to use a pain medication on the days leading up to the treatment or even the day of the treatment. There isn’t a lot of pain associated with the procedure, but patients are worried about the unknown experience. In reality, these types of medications need to be avoided at least a week before the appointment to prepare the body for the Fat Reduction Treatment in Las Vegas

Bring Something to Do

Depending on the area that is being focused on, the appointment can last an extended amount of time. The applicator is usually attached to one area for at least an hour, and the patient must remain in place while the treatment is happening. It’s important to bring something to do to stay busy. Some patients choose to bring books or even bring their phones to catch up on emails or play games. Keeping occupied helps to pass the time.

Expect Some Slight Bruising and Numbness in the Area

Compared to plastic surgery and liposuction, there is no downtime for fat reduction treatment. However, it’s important to understand that the body is going to see some slight effects from the treatment. It’s normal to see some bruising or even redness in the area that was treated. Numbness is the area is also normal and may not go away for a couple of days or weeks. Knowing that this can occur can set a patient’s mind at ease after the appointment.

Results aren’t going to happen right away, but over the course of the next couple of week, the body begins to change. Contact us to find out if you are a candidate and to set an appointment for a consultation. It’s possible to sculpt the body without going under the knife.