The best candidate for Venus Versa™ body slimming treatments is someone who has pockets of cellulite and/or excess body fat that they can’t get rid of with diet and exercise alone, and who doesn’t want surgery. An ideal candidate is also someone who is starting to lose elasticity in their skin and is showing early signs of sagging and wrinkles. For safety reasons, you may not be able to get this treatment if you have/are:
- Active inflammation and/or infection in the treatment area
- Current or history of cancer
- A degenerative neurologic disease or any other disease around the treatment area that’s stimulated by heat (e.g. herpes)
- An Internal defibrillator/pacemaker
- Metal implants (excluding dental) in the treatment area
- Uncontrolled thyroid gland disorder
- Varicose veins
- Pregnant or are undergoing an IVF procedure
- Skin-related autoimmune diseases
- Silicone implants and/or injections in the area
Yes. Venus Versa™ body slimming treatments use radio frequency technology, which is proven to be safe and effective for all skin tones, even darker complexions.
Absolutely. Exact treatment times may vary depending on the patient, but a single session typically takes no longer than 30 minutes.
Most patients receive 6-8 treatments per area. The exact number will depend on each individual person and the area being treated.
Treatments are done once a week.
Just make sure your skin is clean. Do not apply any lotions, creams, or makeup before your treatment. Remove all jewelry around the area being treated.
Each session lasts 15-30 minutes, depending on the area being treated.
The applicator will slowly get warmer till your skin reaches the needed temperature and stays within that temperature range. But if you do feel it’s getting too hot, just let the operator know and they can adjust the settings.
Venus Versa™ body slimming treatments are very comfortable. The level of heat and suction can easily be adjusted to suit you.
You’ll likely feel relaxed. The treatment is comfortable and some patients have even fallen asleep. The area may feel warm to the touch, but other than that, you should feel perfectly normal.
The treatments are cumulative. After your final treatment, your results will continue to improve for up to 3-4 months. After that, your face and body continue to age, so maintenance is recommended once a month or every 3-4 months, depending on the person.
Absolutely no downtime. The treatment area may look a little flushed and warm to the touch, but this will go away within 1-2 hours. You can return to your daily schedule immediately after your treatment.
No, you do not need to do anything after your treatment.
Yes, you can apply makeup and/or lotion immediately after your treatment.