Body countouring is a growing field. GraceMed would like to help you understand the benefits of body shaping and body contouring. You’ll learn why you might be a good candidate for body countouring. You’ll learn the best ways to meet with your surgeon or provider and what you can expect during your body procedure and how your body will heal or feel after the proceedure is performed. You’ll also learn the best steps for body contouring maintenance.
Surgical Body Proceedures
Have you been diligently at the gym and eating right? Not seeing the results you desire? We’ll help you’ll understand the benefits of body shaping and body contouring, if you’re a good candidate, and outline the best procedures for your needs. We will let you know what you can expect during your body procedure and how your body will heal after the surgery is performed. We will also guide you for your post-surgery maintenance.
Body surgery opens up a vast arena of possibilities for the look you want to achieve. There are several surgical options to help shape and contour your body. Surgical procedures help lift and tighten the areas of the body that exercise and diet can’t touch. For these, think of tummy tucks, breast lifts and liposuction.
ARM LIFT / BRACHIOPLASTY
A brachioplasty can help remove excess skin from under the arms. This skin that goes from the elbow to the underarm can get very loose and cause a flapping movement when you wave. A tightening and toning in this area can make you look years younger.
BRAZILIAN BUTT LIFT / BBL
Great for removing unwanted tissue and fat from the buttock area and lifting the butt to a nice, desired position, butt lifts are quickly becoming a sought after procedure. There are different ways that you can get a butt lift to help increase the volume and size of your buttocks. Surgery that uses grafting to reposition tissue from one area of the body and add it to the area where your deep tissues live in the buttocks. This technique is known as a Brazilian Butt lift.
BODY & BREAST COMBINATION PROCEDURES
Performing a combination of procedures is a common patient request that will help achieve the most results at one time. Learn more about the options with combining cosmetic surgery procedures.
Though pregnancy is one of the most wonderful things a woman can experience, it can leave your body in a state that is hard to recover from. A mommy makeover helps tighten and tone the areas of the body that were stretched during pregnancy. The surgery may include a breast lift or augmentation, a tummy tuck, liposuction or labiaplasty.
Thighs are a common area of complaint thanks to loose skin or excess fat in the area. Having a thigh lift helps get rid of this excess skin and tighten and tone this problem area.
Non-Surgical Body Proceedures
GraceMed offers several non-invasive proceedues body contouring treatments that can effectively reduce unwanted fat, build muscle and tighten skin on targeted areas of the body. Patients who are feeling the effects of aging in the skin and have fat pockets that are not responsive to diet or exercise can benefit from non-invasive body-contouring procedures. Ideal candidates are within a reasonable BMI index and do not have any chronic health issues. Patients should have realistic expectations about the type of results that they can achieve with non-invasive body contouring treatments. Non-invasive body contouring treatments require a dedicated treatment agenda to achieve optimal results.
Emsculpt is the first FDA-cleared energy device approved to burn fat and build muscle mass. It’s a no-downtime, pain-free, non-surgical way to define the abs and lift the buttocks.
Vanquish Fat Reduction is a non-invasive procedure that uses radiofrequency engery to heat and kill fat cells. Vanquish is used on the abdomen to reduce belly fat but is not meant to be used for massive weight loss. Results can be seen in four to six treatments.
Exilis is used for both combined skin tightening and non-invasive fat removal and body contouring. It is also used to tone skin and improve skin texture while reducing unwanted areas of the fat using radiofrequency technology. Exilis is a no-downtime, no pain and done in-clinic, same day.
BTL Cellutone™ is a non-invasive treatment that is indicated for cellulite reduction and improvement of skin texture. It uses the power of vibration to reduce the appearance of cellulite and give you tighter, younger-looking skin.
Sculptra® Aesthetic is intended for use in people with healthy immune systems as one time treatment regimen of up to 4 injection sessions that are scheduled about 3 weeks apart for correction of shallow to deep nasolabial fold contour deficiencies, facial wrinkles and can be used in the Sculptra buttocks augmentation.