Ionithermie™ Cellulite Reduction
Ionithermie™ cellulite treatment is a non-invasive cellulite reduction treatment that uses gentle electrical stimulation and all-natural compounds to safely rid the body of accumulated toxins, improve lymphatic drainage and stimulate circulation.
Performed at The Skin Center in Pittsburgh, Ionithermie cellulite reduction treatment has been used in France for more than two decades to temporarily firm and tone the skin with the added benefit of immediate inch-loss to the area being treated.
Ionithermie cellulite reduction and body contouring is most often performed on the:
In Pittsburgh, Ionithermie treatments are performed in our Wexford, PA medical spa location.
Ionithermie Cellulite Treatment
Ionithermie cellulite treatments consist of a blend of micronized algae and amino acids, which help breakdown cellulite is applied to the skin to increase circulation and release toxins locked in fatty deposits. Gauze is then wrapped around the body over the micronized algae and amino acids, and a layer of clay is applied over the gauze. The clay, also infused with algae, is meant to conduct electricity generated by several electrodes, which are strategically placed on the area being treated for optimal results.
After approximately 30 minutes of stimulation, commonly described as a mild tingling sensation, most of the topical substance will dry and can easily be removed without steaming or showering. A soothing lotion is applied before the final measurements are taken.
Although the results of Ionithermie cellulite treatments are temporary, most clients are impressed with the improvement and choose to have ongoing treatments, which can effectively improve the appearance of cellulite. Specially formulated home-care products help enhance the results and extend the benefits of Ionithermie cellulite reduction especially for individuals with long-term expectations.
Ionithermie Weight Loss Treatments
Circumferential reduction or temporary weight loss is an immediate added benefit to the Ionithermie cellulite reduction treatments. For many women, this is the ideal treatment to help make that little black dress look a little extra special! Whittle your waist in no time at all for a special evening out on the town with Ionithermie body contouring treatments. Using the same process described for cellulite treatment, Ionithermie treatments result in a temporary weight loss or circumferential reduction by eliminating toxins from the body and excess water retention. Within a few days of treatment, the realized weight loss or change in body shape will return to normal. Ionithermie does NOT offer permanent weight loss; it offers a temporary change in body shape and size due to the elimination of excess water and toxins.
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FAQ's: Ionithermie Cellulite Reduction
Ideal candidates are healthy women and men (age 25 to 55) who would like to reduce the size of diet- or exercise-resistant areas of the body or improve the appearance of stubborn cellulite. These individuals understand that the results of Ionithermie cellulite treatments are temporary and longer lasting improvement may be possible with ongoing treatments.
How many Ionithermie cellulite treatments are needed?
For individuals desiring immediate inch-loss and preliminary detoxification, one to three treatments are recommended. Those with early stage cellulite desiring moderate detoxification may need five to eight treatments. For advanced cellulite and aggressive detoxification, 10 treatments with periodic maintenance visits are suggested.
Is Ionithermie an effective weight loss program?
No. Ionithermie is not appropriate for long-term, sustainable weight loss. Ionithermie results in a temporary reduction in circumference of the treated area. The weight-loss or circumferential reduction results from the temporary reduction of excess water and toxins. Within a few days of treatment the temporary circumferential reduction and weight loss will return to normal.
Ionithermie Cellulite Reduction Alternative Treatments
Ionithermie cellulite reduction is an effective temporary cellulite treatment and body shaping treatment. We offer a number of body contouring treatments that can also improve the appearance of cellulite such as:
SMARTLipo ™ Laser Liposuction is a minimally-invasive fat removal and skin tightening treatment that is performed with local anesthesia, and depending on the area treated, can be performed in less than an hour.
Body By Thermage® Skin Tightening Treatment is a body contouring skin treatment that uses patented deep-heating radiofrequency (RF) technology to stimulate existing collagen and promote new collagen growth.
VelaShape ™ Cellulite Reduction has made it possible to significantly reduce and in many cases eliminate the appearance of cellulite and provide circumferential reduction with noticeable body contouring results.
Tummy Tuck Procedures tightens the abdominal wall, removes sagging skin on the belly and eliminates excess belly fat to restore a younger, firmer mid-section.
Come in for your complimentary consultation to discuss all treatment options and decide which is right for you!