• FAQ's | Slimming Clinic™

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Does the Slimming Clinic™ program really work or is it just another fad diet?
(A) It is a medical program managed professionally by doctors in their practices. The combinations of the principles on the program work and have been successful throughout SA for many years. Trust the process!
Is the program safe and effective?
(A) The nutraceutical supplement range has superior bioavailability due to the Amino Acid Chelated complexes. The Medicine Control Council (MCC) has endorsed the range by assigning it to the Nappi code system.

What does the program involve that I have to follow?
(A) Low caloric meal plans/recipes will be supplied in the consultation sessions, adequate hydration remains pivotal on the program and will be defined, energy expenditure will be discussed in more detail and the supplements will be explained in detail with the appropriate demonstration/s where applicable.
How long before start seeing results?
(A) Results may already be evident by day 3 with the average losses seen: 1-1, 1 kg per week. That equates to: 4-6, 8 kg per month.
Injections?! Won't I gain weight again once I discontinue the injection?
(A) No. The injection firstly is not compulsory and secondly if you only discontinue the injection and continue with your new and healthy lifestyle you shouldn't put on the weight again! Just think of your own energy equation…
Do the injections contain animal products or hormones?
(A) No. Every Slimming Clinic product is free of any animal product and hormones.

Do I have to exercise?
(A) Yes, it is part of you increasing you own life expectancy. Invest in yourself!

What kind of results should I expect from The Thermage Eyes Procedure?
(A) Everyone can expect some collagen tightening. Many patients have seen:
  • Brighter looking eyes
  • Smoother, tighter skin around the eyes
  • Reduced under eye sagging
  • Softening of wrinkles and fine lines
  • Smoother skin on the eyelids
How does The Thermage Eyes Procedure work?
(A) As you age, the collagen in your skin breaks down resulting in wrinkles and sagging skin. Thermage uses patented radiofrequency (RF) technology to safely heat the layers of your skin, stimulating existing collagen and promoting new collagen growth for younger looking skin.

How long will the Thermage Eye Procedure last?
(A) The effects continue to improve for up to six months following a single treatment. Results can last for years depending on your skin condition and natural ageing process.

How long after the Thermage Eye Procedure can I return to my normal activities?
(A) There's no special care needed after the procedure and most patients return to their regular activities immediately following treatment.

What kind of results should I expect from the Thermage Body Procedure?
(A) Everyone can expect some collagen tightening. Many patients have seen:
  • Flatter, smoother skin on the tummy, legs, knees, buttocks or arms.
  • Tightening, firming and lifting.
  • Softened wrinkles above the knees
  • Reduction of crepey skin
  • Smoothed dimples for temporary improvement in the appearance of cellulite
How does the Thermage Body Procedure work?
(A) As you age, the collagen in your skin breaks down resulting in wrinkles and sagging skin. Thermage uses patented radiofrequency (RF) technology to safely heat the deeper layers of your skin, stimulating existing collagen and promoting new collagen growth for younger looking skin.

How long will the Thermage Body Procedure results last?
(A) The effects continue to improve for up to six months following a single treatment. Results can last for years depending on your skin condition and natural ageing process.

How long after the Thermage Body Procedure can I return to my normal activities?
(A) There's no special care needed after the procedure and most patients return to their regular activities immediately following treatment.

What kind of results should I expect from the Thermage Face Procedure?
(A) Everyone can expect some collagen tightening. Many patients have seen:
  • • Smoother, tighter skin with less sagging
  • • Redefined contours along the jaw line and under the chin
  • • Softening of wrinkles and fine lines around the mouth, eyes and forehead
  • • Tightening the saggy skin under the chin
How does the Thermage Face Procedure work?
(A) As you age, the collagen in your skin breaks down resulting in wrinkles and sagging skin. Thermage uses patented radiofrequency (RF) technology to safely heat the deeper layers of your skin, stimulating existing collagen and promoting new collagen growth for younger looking skin.

How long will the Thermage Face Procedure results last?
(A) The effects continue to improve for up to six months following a single treatment. Results can last for years depending on your skin condition and natural aging process.

How long after the Thermage Face Procedure can I return to my normal activities?
(A) There’s no special care needed after the procedure and most patients return to their regular activities immediately following treatment.