Cellupulse, also known as acoustic wave therapy, is a new treatment that is meant to reduce cellulite for women. Cellulite is a always a problem for women, especially when they are getting on in age. In case you do not know, cellulite is made up of fat, toxin and liquid accumulation trapped under the collagen and elastin fiber of your skin. To get rid of this problem, there are new solutions of which cellupulse is one of the latest treatment.
What is cellupulse
Cellupulse origined from the sports industry where it is used to treat sports injuries. However, during the treatment of the injuries, doctors noticed a side effect: The machine emits acoustic waves that increase circulation in targeted areas of the skin. This increased the the skin’s elasticity, which helps to reduce the appearance of cellulite. Bear in mind that cellulite cannot be totally eliminated, only reduced.
Is cellupulse effective
The latest clinical results for cellupulse seems promising as patients seem to have a reduction in their cellulite after the application of the treatment. However, any cellupulse results seem to be tampered with the fact that the trials are only performed on a small sample so we need larger sample sizes to draw conclusive results.
Cellupulse before after pictures
If you want a illustrated way of seeing how cellupulse works, the diagram below from cellupulse com will be useful
Has cellupulse received FDA approval
Cellupulse treatment has been cleared for sound treatment, it has not been approved for cellulite reduction. It is not clear when or if FDA will approve this new treatment.
How much does cellupulse cost
Each cellupulse treatment cost around a few hundred dollars. However, you will need more than 1 session. The average patient will in fact need about 8 sessions which can cost up to USD2000. This cellupulse treatment price ranges between cities so it can only be used as a reference.