There is good news for people who want to lose weight in specific body areas. The BellaContour device has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration of the United States for enhancing muscular blood flow and reducing joint pain and reducing cellulite. Shapes Body Contouring, owned by Dr. Robin Owen, is the first in America to have the new device.
a. Developed for aesthetic treatment, this device provides treatment with a unique, non-invasive patented dual frequency ultrasound therapy and muscle stimulator system.
b. It is a combination of a Dual Program Mode and Real Time Resonance Technology together with an electrode system.
c. This technology enables treatment on the various layers of the body’s skin.
d. The resulting micro-massage action accelerates of blood flow which results in improvement in the structure and appearance of the layers of the skin and its tissue.
e. It is comfortable and has no known side effects.
f. It can easily be operated by non-medical personnel.
g. It not only improves body contour but also helps in joint pain, improves skin quality and complexion, reduces appearance of stretch marks and helps in reabsorption and drainage of edema.
h. It is ideal for the stomach, upper arms, buttocks and thighs.
i. It can be used on both men and women.
j. But it is not a substitute for diet and exercise, rather it accelerates weight loss when combined with food and diet.
k. However, the treatments are not covered by insurance.
$2,500 for a package of 10 procedures