A Review of the Use of Ultrasound for Skin Tightening, Body Contouring, and Cellulite Reduction in Dermatology

@article{Juhsz2018ARO,
  title={A Review of the Use of Ultrasound for Skin Tightening, Body Contouring, and Cellulite Reduction in Dermatology},
  author={M. Juh{\'a}sz and D. Korta and N. Mesinkovska},
  journal={Dermatologic Surgery},
  year={2018},
  volume={44},
  pages={949–963}
}
BACKGROUND Ultrasound (US) technology uses acoustic waves to heat tissue, resulting in thermal damage and coagulative necrosis leading to the renewal of skin elasticity, body contouring, and destruction of cellulite. OBJECTIVE This review will discuss the use of US for skin tightening, body contouring/sculpting, and cellulite reduction. MATERIALS AND METHODS A literature search identified studies using US for skin tightening, body contouring/sculpting, and cellulite reduction. RESULTS Two… Expand
Evidence-Based Efficacy of High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) in Aesthetic Body Contouring

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