Frequently Asked Questions
Get the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about cellulite and Cellfina!
Cellfina is a minimally invasive cellulite solution. Cellfina uses a process called subcision to treat the underlying causes of cellulite, and is the longest FDA cleared cellulite solution.
It is important to remember that bodies react to things differently, but some patients saw improvement in as little as three days. After three months 85% of patients were satisfied and after a year 94% of patients were satisfied.
The cellfina processes is designed to cause minimal discomfort and minimal downtime. Patients have reported that the most painful part of the process was the numbing agent, but most said that the pain level was not bad, usually around a 2 out of 10.
Cellfina results last for at least 3 years and has the longest FDA clearance for a cellulite solution. Many patients have seen results last even longer than three years.
There are no serious side effects associated with Cellfina. Some patients experienced some bruising and swelling after their operation, but they didn’t last for long.
On average, Cellfina will last about 45 minutes. It will ultimately depend on how many spots need to be treated.
No. Cellfina requires limited downtime. Some patients have experienced soreness or bruising following the procedure, but it will not keep you from your daily activities.
The cost of cellfina will vary patient to patient depending on severity of cellulite and how many areas need to be treated. Contact a provider near you today to find out more.
Talk to a doctor and find a provider near you to learn if Cellfina is right for you.
The exact cause of cellulite is unknown, but many experts believe that genetics, weight loss, a sedentary or stressful life style, or hormones/hormonal contraceptives could all be factors in causing cellulite.
Cellulite is a cosmetic skin condition that is easily recognized by the dimply/cottage cheese texture that appears on the skin. It forms when the fibrous bands under your skin tighten irregularly, causing the natural layer of fat that to bulge, creating the lumps and waves on your skin.
No, unfortunately cellulite will not go away on its own. Cellulite is a permanent condition that gets worse during times of high estrogen levels, and as you age, and your skin thins and loses elasticity.
Cellfina is a safe cellulite solution that works and requires minimal downtime. It requires only a single in-office treatment that last approximately 45 minutes with results that last up to three years. It is an effective solution with minimal disruption to your daily life.
Cellfina uses a process called subcision that treats the underlying causes of cellulite. It is a minimally invasive procedure that uses a special needle to cut the fibrous bands connecting the skin and muscle fascia.
Yes! Cellfina is FDA cleared and is minimally invasive. It does not require a general anesthesia, just a numbing agent. There are no serious side effects associated with Cellfina.