More about Dry Brushing

Dry Brushing Technique Did You Know? The skin is the largest most important eliminative organ in the body and is responsible for one-quarter of the body’s detoxification each day? The skin eliminates over one pound of waste acids each day in the average adult, most of it through the sweat glands? That the skin is… Read More

Austin Body Contouring believes…

Austin Body Contouring believes in LipoLaser.  LipoLasers (Zerona or Lapex) will create a temporary transitory pore (a hole that will remain open for 48 to 72 hours and then will close if not stimulated by the LipoLaser) in the fat cell allowing the contents of the fat cell to drain.  LipoLasers never kill fat cells,… Read More

Never Kill a Fat Cell!

Fat cells do not replicate.  Removing a fat cell either by liposuction (incision then vacuumed out) or by Cool Sculpting (freezing the fat cell to death) sounds like a good thing to do.  IT WILL BE PERMANENT.  There is one major consequence: if you gain weight at a later date, the fat cannot go back to… Read More

Zerona vs. CoolSculpting

The main difference between Zerona and CoolSculpting is what ultimately happens to the fat cell. CoolSculpting freezes the fat cell and within 1 to 3 weeks from the time of the treatment, the fat cell is killed and eventually removed from the body via the lymphatic system. The client gets skinny in the area that… Read More

Zerona & Cholesterol Reduction

In 2010, the American Journal of Cosmetic Surgery published a non-randomized, non-controlled pilot study to assess the efficacy of laser therapy in the noninvasive reduction of cholesterol and triglyceride serum levels. Recent research suggests that Zerona may be an effective method of lowering cholesterol. In a recent pilot study, eighty-four percent of study participants demonstrated… Read More