TESLA Former is a device which is EU approved for fat reduction, muscle building, body toning and/or urinary incontinence. The machine comes in two versions –aesthetic device for fat reduction, body contouring and muscle toning, medical device for urinary incontinence. The treatment is non-invasive, does not require surgery or anaesthesia. It helps to stimulate muscular structures through electromagnetic stimulation.
Unlike electrical muscle stimulation (EMS), Functional Magnetic Stimulation (FMS) is more comfortable and do not require direct contact to the skin. FMS uses magnetic fields which require no skin contact and is comfortable for the patients. FMS reaches the deeper later of the muscles through magnetic waves which EMS is not able too. In all, it will affect the overall treatment results.
This treatment is safe. Functional Magnetic Stimulation has been present since 1970. First it was mainly used in physiotherapy and later in gynaecology field. This treatment aims to tone your body and build your muscle non-invasive.
The treatment is non-invasive muscle-building and body-toning treatment for every part of the body. TESLA Former does not require surgery or any anaesthesia. It is a 30-minute quick lunch time body treatment, with no downtime, for a perkier butt, toned arms and thighs. It uses safe electromagnetic waves to contract the muscles (just like in exercising). It does not have downtime and you can couple this treatment together with your usual meal routine. The effectiveness of the treatment is not affected by clothes on the patient’s body. You will feel an intense stretch on the treatment area, just like how you will feel when doing a workout.
The procedure will last for about 30 minutes and can be performed for alternate days in a week if you do not experience any lasting pain in the session. During the treatment, you will either be lying on the treatment bed or the treatment chair for toning of your abs, pelvic floor muscle.
On average, to see you will require a minimum of 8 treatments to see transformation in body shape. You will see a toned arms and thighs and trained abs. However, it is recommended that you should consult your physicians for assessment and consultation to understand your individual needs.
There are no major side effects since it is non-surgical body contouring, muscle building treatment. You may only feel muscle soreness only for 1-2 days after the treatment, just like how you feel when doing a workout.
This treatment is suitable for anyone who has a BMI of < 25. Contraindications of this treatment include but not limited to pregnant women, active cancer patients or any pacemaker implantation. Please check with your physicians for more details.