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Beauty Tech Review: Laser Lipolysis - Synopsis


We spoke to physicians from all over the country regarding their experiences with laser lipo. From Denver to Ft. Lauderdale to Orange County, these doctors shared with us their body contouring expertise.

We interviewed 6 top physicians regarding laser lipo procedures. Each physician spoke to us about a different laser technology they use in their practice to disrupt fat before aspiration, and the nuances of each device.


  • Dr. John Millard: ...almost every body area can be affected and improved upon by SmartLipo.
  • Innovative ThermaGuide technology for safety
  • Original SmartLipo uses 1064-nm Nd:YAG laser
  • Now available in MPX and Triplex options for greater power
  • Additional information about SmartLipo


  • Dr. Michael Will:...There are a number of patients that prefer a rapid recovery, less bruising, have less downtime, and need to re-energize their physique. SlimLipo provides that.
  • Able to treat multiple ares of the body.
  • Uses 924 nm and 975 nm wavelengths
  • Works well on both superficial sculpting and more aggressive treatments
  • Additional information about SlimLipo


  • Dr. Thomas Barnes:...I'll come in with my LipoLite laser for laser lipolysis because then I can stimulate the tissue for more shrinkage.
  • Works well on fibrous areas such as male gynecomastia
  • Able to get necklift-like results and return patients to work quickly
  • Functions on 1064nm Nd:YAG laser energy
  • Additional information about LipoLite


  • Dr. Dwight Reynolds:...It deals with deep fat, mid-layer fat, and superficial fat - and skin tightening.
  • Only local anesthesia is needed for the treatment
  • Virtually no age limit
  • Uses the 980 nm wavelength for tissue disruption
  • Additional information about LipoTherme


  • Dr. Charles Mok:...we get fantastic results and a substantial amount of skin tightening, the patients are very pleased with their outcome.
  • Best for those in generally good shape
  • Seems to provide significant skin tightening
  • Nd:YAG 1320 nm
  • Additional information about CoolLipo


  • Dr. Doohi Lee: ...Under the neck is a tremendous area because I can get the skin tightening.
  • Works well on delicate and fibrous areas
  • Best candidates still have good skin elasticity
  • Dual wavelengths, 1064 nm and 1319 nm
  • Additional information about ProLipo