Syneron Medical based in Israel, makes machines for aesthetic medical procedures like vein removal and hair removal. Syneron machines for hair removal use a different technology, to reduce the risk of burning.

The company is also investigating new technologies to develop machines to eliminate fat noninvasively, possibly with ultrasound waves. Syneron's founder Shimon Eckhouse, says the new liposuction technology which is now in R&D stage is investigating ways where in the fat dissolved in liposuction, can get into the blood stream.