No. the treatment uses a cold laser technology that emits no heat, sound or vibrations.
What happens as the laser hits the fatty tissue?
The laser disrupts the external membrane of the fat cell, inducing lipolysis.
What is released during treatment?
Water, Glycerol, and Free Fatty Acids.
Where do the Free Fatty Acids go?
Once the free fatty acids leave the cell and enter the interstitial space, it is then absorbed by the lymphatic system. Additionally, when combined with oxygen, Free Fatty Acids produce energy.
Where does Glycerol go?
Glycerol diffuses widely and rapidly throughout the total body water, passes through the blood stream and appears in the urine. Additionally, glycerol is converted by the liver into a useful energy source—Glucose.
Are there any harmful side effects or contraindications?
The Lapex BCS (laser treatment) is non-invasive with no harmful side effects. The contraindications are pregnancy, epilepsy, cancer and patients with pacemakers.
What are the benefits of laser treatment?
Non-surgical, non-invasive, safe, natural, pain-free, no downtime, no side effects, spot reduces areas that exercise and diet can’t.
How can I learn more?
For free information and to find out if the laser treatment is the right thing for you call 636-305-6490.