SculpSure Specialist

Hawaii Vision Specialists

Ophthalmology & Optometry located in Hilo, HI

Fat can build up easily in some parts of your body, such as your abdomen, and it can be hard to get rid of it. Even when you watch what you eat and work out on a regular basis, fat cells can stubbornly cling to these areas. SculpSure® offers a noninvasive way for you to eliminate these fat cells. At Hawaii Vision Specialists, located in Hilo, Hawaii, the expert vision and aesthetics team provides SculpSure for men and women who need to lose fat in specific areas. If you’d like to learn more, call the office to book an appointment.

SculpSure Q & A

What is SculpSure?

SculpSure helps you get rid of fat cells without the need for any invasive procedures, such as liposuction. With this type of treatment, you can safely eliminate:

  • Love handles
  • Thigh fat
  • Fat in other stubborn areas

You also don’t have to worry about taking time off from work to recover, since SculpSure doesn’t require any downtime. If you have fat cells that won’t go away, even with healthy eating and exercising, then SculpSure might be right for you.

How does SculpSure eliminate stubborn fat cells?

SculpSure uses laser energy to raise the temperature of fat cells and damage them. You provider at Hawaii Vision Specialists can target certain areas with the laser, which helps lower the risk of injury to surrounding areas. When the laser destroys your fat cells, they’re taken out of your body through natural means, permanently eliminating them.

What should I expect during SculpSure?

If you’re undergoing SculpSure, which takes about 25 minutes per treatment, you’ll first notice a cooling sensation on your skin. This changes to a warming sensation when the laser reaches through your skin.

Since the laser goes on and off in cycles, you won’t feel this warmth the whole time. Instead, it will come and go throughout your treatment. While the laser touches your skin, you might also have a tingling sensation. If you have concerns about the SculpSure process, discuss them with your provider beforehand.

How often do I need SculpSure?

This varies depending on the number of areas that need to be treated and the amount of fat in these regions. Your provider will give you more detailed information on how many times you might need SculpSure to get optimal results.

How long will my SculpSure results last?

Your body should start getting rid of damaged fat cells in about six weeks, but you’ll need to wait longer for all of them to be completely gone. During this time, you’ll notice the targeted areas of fat becoming smaller.

Although SculpSure gets rid of these fat cells permanently, you may have more accumulate in the same parts of your body. Your provider at Hawaii Vision Specialists gives you advice on stopping this from happening, such as by maintaining healthy eating habits.

If you have stubborn fat, contact Hawaii Vision Specialists to set up an appointment.

*Individual results may vary.