BodyTite™ by Invasix tightens the skin and simultaneously eliminates excess fat and cellulite. It combines the advantages of radio wave frequency skin tightening and classic liposuction in only one procedure.
With the BodyTite™ procedure a cannula with an attached electrode is inserted into the fat layer directly under the skin. The electrode’s radio waves generate heat in the fatty and subcutaneous tissue which works in two ways:
Another electrode outside of the body checks the temperature in the subcutaneous tissue in order to prevent overheating.
The respective areas are locally numbed with tumescent local anesthesia. To this end, a highly diluted anesthesia solution is injected into the tissue in large quantities.
The advantages of the tumescent local anesthesia for laser lipolysis:
The patient is awake and
For more information about your options for a comfortable, pain-free treatment see the anesthesia section.
This can be an outpatient procedure. Depending on the circumstances in most cases the body tight treatment is part of a liposuction surgery procedure. Therefore it is recommended to stay for one night in the clinic. The exterior healing is generally complete after two to four weeks – with little physical limitations, except for a compression garment you shall wear during that time.