Love handles are simply fat that collects around your flanks/obliques. Unfortunately, some people store fat here in this area of their body and it can be incredibly difficult to lose fat from this area.
Good candidates for love handles treatment are patients that have localized areas of fat deposits on their flanks/obliques that they want removed. Patients who would like more definition or a sleeker contour in of the flanks/obliques of their body are also good candidates for love handle treatment.
What are love handles and what causes them?
People with love handle suffer from a very common condition, specifically a convex distention or a focal area of excess fat in the region of the hip and flank (called “the love handle” or muffin top). In most cases, the love handles can have a hereditary or inherited component and may tend to run in the family, while in other cases, love handles may be exacerbated or worsened by a mild to moderate degree of obesity. Love handles may be resistant to diet and exercise and generally cause an aesthetically displeasing flank and hip fullness in bathing wear, tight blouses and shirts, and clothing.
If I have my love handles treated will they return?
Recurrence of love handles following successful fat contouring is relatively uncommon. Toronto love handles patients need to observe a reasonable lifestyle, diet, and exercise to ensure that they don’t gain weight or this may cause abnormal contour collections in the area of love handle liposuction or love handle liposuction contouring.
A nonsurgical fat reduction device that uses ultrasound waves to target and remove areas of excess fat and tighten the skin.
A non-invasive, suction-coupled infrared and radiofrequency heating device that reduces fat, tightens the skin and contours the body.
A non-invasive body sculpting procedure designed to remove fat and contour the body without invasive surgery, pain or needles.
A revolutionary technology that is designed to provide fat-dissolving results through a minimally invasive procedure.
Utilizing a probe that is designed to deliver energy or heat to the underlying fat layer while performing a liposuction procedure.
A procedure that uses ultrasound-assisted energy to soften and gently loosen up the fat cells.