What is the Intralipotherapy with Aqualyx®?
This medical protocol is specifically formed for the use of a biocompatible, injectable solution, fully resorbable that is called Aqualyx® and allows gradually degradation fat deposits and located in confined areas. It is now considered the treatment of choice as an alternative to liposuction
What areas can I treat with Aqualyx®?
The body areas most affected by localized fat that does not go away with diet or exercise.
The areas most affected are the flanks, inner thighs, the inside of the knee, the trochanteric region or “cartridge”, abdomen, and upper extremities, double chin or jowls.
How does it work?
Aqualyx® injected in adipose tissue with a technique called Intralipotherapy producing tumescence tissue, allowing it to penetrate the adipocytes of the area or areas to be treated in a manner that initiates a process of adipocitolisis or elimination of fat cells, which will leverage with the help of lymphoma manuals drains accelerating the process of removing localized fat.
What will be the protocol to follow?
Prior to treatment Aqualyx® session will make a manual lymphatic drainage treatment area to remove fluid and toxins. In this way will adapt it to be more receptive to treatment with Aqualyx.
Subsequently properly disinfection of the area to be treated. Depending on the area or areas to be treated the doctor will inject the appropriate amount in each case.
Although there has been a high tolerance to treatment, Aqualyx never be injected in amounts greater than 40ml per session or 25ml at a specific anatomical area. If necessary, can be added pure 0,2 ml lidocaine without epinephrine or other vasoconstrictor Aqualyx each vial.
Subsequently, there will be three manual lymphatic dreinages to accelerate the process of fat removal.
Based on clinical data targets, treatments must be made at intervals of 15 days or greater.
The number of sessions with Aqualyx® varies between 2 and 5, depending on the extent of the areas to be treated, with a mean interval between 3 and 4 weeks of each other. Depending on particular clinical aspects these intervals can be modified.
To ensure the maintenance of the results obtained, it is important to see a specialist a few months after treatment.
What do you recommend after each session?
Avoid exposing yourself to solar radiation or ultraviolet tanning with at least during the first 45 days after each session. Also, you have to make a specific home treatment to accelerate the process.
Can I combine it with other body therapies?
It is fully compatible and combinable with all bodily aesthetic medical therapies as recommended by our Medical patterned Aesthetic Medicine Specialists providing comprehensive treatment in order to enhance the image. Patients should avoid physical excecise during 1 week.