Slim - it

Don't Sweat it

Do you have unwanted areas of fat that just don’t seem to go away, but don’t want to go under the knife? Despite a healthy diet and regular exercise many people suffer from areas of fat and cellulite that are stubborn to remove. Slim-It injections might be the answer you’ve been looking for!

HOW DOES IT WORK? 

Through a series of micro fat dissolving injections to treat the chin, abdomen, flanks, etc.. to break up and destroy unwanted fat cells through lipolysis.

HOW LONG ARE THE TREATMENTS?

1/2 hour appointments

2-3 sessions minimal will be needed

Little to no pain (slight warming or burning sensation is normal)

No downtime required.

WHEN WILL I SEE RESULTS?

Generally results can be seen within 4 to 6 weeks but most patients will need to have a series of injections space several weeks apart. Once the fat cells have been treated they are permanently destroyed and do not normally come back as long as you are maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

NON-SURGICAL FAT REDUCTION & BODY SCULPTING

WELCOME TO THE FUTURE OF AESTHETICS. NOW YOU’RE ABLE TO CONTOUR YOUR FACE AND BODY WITHOUT NEEDING A COSMETIC SURGICAL PROCEDURE. 

Support your weight loss and body shaping goals without resorting to potentially harmful pills or procedures. Our natural fat burning Slim-It injections can help individuals who are resistant to conventional diet and exercise methods to lose weight safely.

We offer both individual and combination injections. Our fat burning injections have helped many achieve their personal goals, and positive results are typically apparent within weeks.

These fat burning injections are a permanent reduction in fat deposits used on specific areas for body sculpting areas that can not be targeted by diet and exercise. Each injection covers roughly a 10cmx10cm area. The treatment is gentle, virtually pain free, Low risk with no downtime and your ability to work is not impaired.

Most clients require 1-4 treatments at intervals of 2-4 weeks apart.

AREAS THAT CAN BE TREATED

FACE:

  • Chin (most popular)
  • Jaws
  • Cheeks

BODY:

  • Arms front and Back
  • Flanks 
  • Back / Bra bulge
  • Abdomen (Upper and Lower)
  • Male chest
  • Pubic Mound
  • Thighs (inner and outer saddle bags)
  • Love handles (Muffin top)
  • Buttocks
  • Knees

Our Slim-It solution is also known as fatdissolve, which is an injected form of fat reduction. Fat dissolve injections can be used to reduce the amount of fat in various places around the body including the chin, stomach, hips, thighs, back, neck and arms.

Fat dissolve has also been know to be a type of mesotherapy. These are a form of injection lipolysis that reduces the amount of fat in the treated areas. Unlike mesotherapy, our Slim-It solution has defined components which break down fat whereas it helps in the digestion and drainage of the broken down fats.

WHAT TO EXPECT

During the treatment no topical anesthetic is needed, however, icing the treatment area for 4-5 minutes prior to injection can reduce patient discomfort. The treatment area will then be injected in various locations for even coverage. Depending on the size, as little as 3-6cc may be injected whereas a larger area such as the stomach may receive 40-60cc. Once injection is complete, most patients are able to resume all normal activities. For optimal results, 4-10 treatments spaced 6-8 weeks apart will be needed.

The goal of the SLIM-IT procedure is to reduce the amount of unwanted fat in areas around the body including the chin, abdomen, hips, and thighs ect..  as well as reduce the appearance of cellulite.

BEFORE THE TREATMENT

Avoid blood thinning medication for at least 2 weeks. We recommend no alcohol for 24 hours and 24/48hrs after.

DURING THE TREATMENT

Treated areas will be numbed with topical lidocaine for about 15/20 minutes

The treated areas will be marked prior by the provider in a grid like pattern. There will be several injections to the recommended treated areas.

IMMEDIATELY AFTER TREATMENT

Numbness and Minor temporary bruising

RECOVERY NOTES

There is very little to no downtime. Patients may experience temporary redness, swelling, and bruising which subsides after 10 days.

IDEAL CANDIDATE

The ideal candidate for Lipodissolve has localized areas of unwanted, soft fat tissue.

NOT RECOMMENDED FOR

Pregnant women and those with Firm or fibrous fat deposits tend to not respond well to treatments.

SIDE EFFECTS

Side effects from Lipodissolve are typically minor and temporary but may include lightheadedness, pain, prolonged tender nodules, swelling, and bruising. Serious side effects can include allergic reaction and skin necrosis.

POST TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS

Immediately after the treatment, the most commonly reported side-effects were temporary redness, bruising and swelling at the injection site. These effects typically resolve within 5 to 10 days. Cold or ice compresses may be used immediately after treatment to reduce swelling. We at Skin Deep Cosmetics and Aesthetics recommend the use of compression garments post procedure. You can purchase one at the office or online.

We recommend taking Arnica for up to 7 days after each treatment to decrease bruising and inflammation.

Apply 1% Hydrocortisone cream, Benadryl spray or gel on treated areas to reduce itching or redness if occurs.

To minimize bruising, avoid all Aspirin related drugs, Anti-inflammatory drugs, Garlic, Flaxseed Oil, Vitamin E, Alcohol, spicy food, salty food and cigarettes 48 hours to 1 week after your treatment.

It is normal to feel “firmness” in the injection site first day after treatment. In some cases, a lumpy formation can be felt on the injected area. If necessary, massage area gently 2-3 times a day up to 72 hours

Do not exercise for 24 hours after treatment. Avoid strenuous exercises, sunbathing or tanning. Do not submerge in any water for 24 hours including (bath, sauna, pools, body of water, ect.)

Apply sun block and protect skin from sunlight.

For treatment of neck areas, sleep with head elevated (3-4 pillows), and wear some compression under chin (scarf or head band).

Call us immediately if you start experiencing these symptoms or develop any persistent side effects at 713-331-9414

WHEN TO NOTICE RESULTS

Results may be noticeable after a series of 2+ treatments and they can be spaced 6-8 weeks apart.

Results are permanent

Results will be affected by weight gain and pregnancy. You may see other areas of the body gain weight as well as “intra” abdominal.

Treatment is not approved by the FDA for fat reduction.

AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE AT OUR STUDIO INCLUDE WAIST TRAINERS & CHIN STRAPS.  

Disclaimer: A healthy, balanced diet along with regular exercise need to be undertaken alongside the treatment and/or course. Individuals with underlying medical issues and/or with diabetes, thyroid conditions, endocrine conditions, or any other health conditions that may contribute to weight gain or compromise their metabolism may not respond to the proposed treatment, and/or may require additional treatments.

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