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28 JCAD journal of clinical and aesthetic dermatology April 2017 • Volume 10 • Number 4 The authors' data show that the Shaper Handpiece achieves very high efficacy in body contouring and skin tightening in 5 to 8 painless treatments. Subjective questionnaire shows very high patient satisfaction with the treatments. REFERENCES 1. Sarwer DB, Magge L, Clark V. Physical appearance and cosmetic medical treatments: physiological and sociocultural influences. J Cosmet Dermatol. 2003;2:29–39. 2. Hexsel D, de Oliveira Dal'Forno T, Cignachi S. Social impact of cellulite and its impact on quality of life. In: Goldman MP, Bacci PA, Leibaschoff G, Hexsel D, Angelini F, eds. Cellulite: Pathophysiology and Treatment. New York: Taylor & Francis; 2006:1–5. 3. Avram MM, Avram AS, James WD. Subcutaneous fat in normal and diseased states: 1. Introduction. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005;53:663–670. 4. Uitto J. The role of elastin and collagen in cutaneous aging: intrinsic aging versus photoexposure. J Drugs Dermatol. 2008;7:12–16. 5. Nürnberger F, Müller G. So-called cellulite, an invented disease. J Dermatol Surg Oncol. 1978;4:221–229. 6. Pierard GE, Nizet JL, Pierard- Franchimont C. Cellulite from standing fat herniation to hypodermal stretch marks. Am J Dermatopathol. 2000;22:34–37. 7. Yoshimune K, Yoshimura T, Nakayama T, et al. Hsc62, Hsc56, and GrpE, the third Hsp70 o R I g I n A L R E S E A R C h Figures 5A and 5B. Shaper treatment on the abdomen of a 29-year-old woman. (A) baseline; (b) After eight treatment sessions. Courtesy of Dr. Sam Robson, Aberdeen, UK. Figures 7A and 7B. Shaper on the arms of a 53-year-old woman. (A) baseline; (b) After eight treatment sessions. Courtesy of Dr. Isabelle Rousseaux, France. Figures 6A and 6B. Shaper on the abdomen of a 50-year-old woman. (A) baseline; (b) After eight treatment sessions. Courtesy of Dr. Isabelle Rousseaux, France.