Itâ€™s a marriage made in heaven, and one that would definitely make the New York Times’ Styles section!
Solta, the aesthetics company that brings us ThermageÂ®, FraxelÂ® and LiposonixÂ®, to name just a few of their innovative products, has purchased Sound Surgical Technologies LLC, the parent company of the VASERÂ® line of non-invasive body contouring treatments.
Solta will shell out $25.5 million in Solta common stock and $5.0 million in cash to seal the deal. Talk about a dowry!
Those in the know say that the union should assure the companyâ€™s place as a leader in the aesthetics arena. Sound Surgicalâ€™s VASER LipoÂ® VASERsmoothâ„¢, PowerXÂ®, and
When you absolutely, positively have to get rid of that bulge without surgery, VASERÂ® Shape offers a comfortable new option. BITB asked Century City Plastic Surgeon Peter B. Fodor for his views on the growing category of non-invasive body shaping. â€œTo think of it simplistically, there are two kinds of body sculpting procedures now,â€ said Dr. Fodor. â€œThe non invasive ones are where no skin incision is made. These are divided into those that are energy based (as in radiofrequency or ultrasound and variations of these), and those that are injection based (like fat dissolving injections). The second category consists of more invasive techniques, including traditional lipos
Non-surgical fat blasting and body shapingÂ are taking the world by storm
When SmartLipoÂ® first exploded onto the scene in Europe,Â People touted it “as close as humans can come to that fat-melting fantasy.” Today there is an avalanche of flab-away devices that are already FDA approved to pulverize fat cells with radio frequency, ultrasound, and laser energy, and countless more on the way to a clinic near you.Â Kim Kardashian had VelashapeÂ® on her show and claims that it helps her keep those famous curves in check. Brittany Spears has been rumored to have gotten back to her pre baby weight with a little lipo help. Even Kenny Rogers and Alexander McQueen have been linked to