Tag: body contouring

Turkey Neck Be Gone!

Posted on March 1st, by Samantha in Belkrya, Injectables. No Comments

Get rid of your double chin!

Fuller Perkier Breasts

Posted on December 18th, by Samantha in Uncategorized. No Comments

Check out the before and afters

Brazilian Butt Lift

Posted on August 26th, by Helen in Treatments. No Comments

Dr. Peter Bray gives his verdict

Get Summer-Ready

Posted on June 6th, by Helen in I tried it!, Skincare, Treatments, Videos. No Comments

VIDEO: What to get now!

Should I get CoolSculpting?

Posted on March 1st, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Expert Tips, Skincare, Treatments. No Comments

Dr. Frank Lista answers!

WTY?! Veiny legs

Dr. Lisa Kellett to the rescue!

Compression Leggings

Posted on November 12th, by Helen in Blog, Hair & Style, Products, Reviews. No Comments

Gorgeous gams by summer?

Body Talk

Posted on August 20th, by Helen in Blog, I tried it!, Treatments. No Comments

Do contouring treatments work?

Non-surgical body contouring trims stubborn areas of fat

Posted on February 21st, by Helen in Treatments. No Comments

Even the most dedicated gym rat knows those stubborn areas can be a problem—the saddle bags, the little belly that won’t go away no matter how many miles are logged on the StairMaster.

For about five years, Canadians who are slightly apple or pear-shaped have had a weapon to battle those trouble zones that their American counterparts have been waiting for—non-surgical body sculpting.

Using ultrasound, body sculpting zaps fat cells, creating a slimmer silhouette. There’s no anesthetic and it takes about 90 minutes.

“For the right candidate, it’s a good treatment. It’s not for fat, it’s for body shaping,” says Dr. Lisa Kellett, a cosmetic dermatologist in Toronto who has been offering the treatment for about five years.

Body sculpting targets small areas of fat cells — sometimes 600 or 700. It tackles subcutaneous fat, not the deeper variety.

Typically, it takes three sessions two weeks apart to complete, at a cost of about $800 a session, says Kellett. In the end, most patients are about one size smaller.

The ideal candidate for the treatment is fit and healthy, but merely has these stubborn areas. Some patients opt for the treatment after liposuction for body shaping, says Kellett.

“You actually map out the area you want to … Read More »


Posted on January 14th, by Helen in Dermatological Advice, Treatments, Videos. 7 comments

The Skiny on UltraShape skin tightening.