Say goodbye to unwanted fat with Vanquish™ body contouring treatment in Portland, OR

Vanquish Body Contouring Treatment Portland OR Area

Do you have stubborn pockets of fat that seem to persist no matter how many hours you spend in the gym? With Vanquish™ body contouring treatments at the Thrive Aesthetic & Anti-Aging Center in Portland, OR, you can say goodbye to unwanted fat – non-invasively and with zero downtime.

Vanquish body contouring systems

Vanquish is one of the most advanced, FDA-approved, non-surgical body contouring treatments available for the slimming of the abdominal and leg/thigh areas:

  • The original Vanquish™ ME system is designed to reduce stubborn fat around the abdomen and flank areas, reducing up to two inches in the abdominal area.
  • Vanquish™ Flex ME is designed for the leg and thigh area and can result in a reduction of fat that is between half of an inch to two inches in the thighs.

The Vanquish system works by heating the deep tissues beneath the skin, which causes the fat cells to die without harming the skin, muscles, or internal organs. While other body contouring systems freeze the fat cells or physically suck them away (liposuction), the Vanquish system does not even touch your skin! It uses high-frequency waves that heat the fat cells, and after the targeted cells have died, the body naturally flushes the unwanted fat away.

Benefits of the Vanquish system

The Vanquish system is loved by patients and doctors alike because it:

  • It is non-invasive and non-surgical, with no anesthesia, injections, sutures, or scars necessary
  • Requires zero downtime
  • It is painless and comfortable
  • Certified clinicians can only administer it
  • Is safe and FDA-approved
  • Has the most extensive treatment area of any FDA-approved fat reduction device
  • It is fast and easy, with treatment sessions that can be performed on your lunch break
  • It offers permanent results if you continue a healthy exercise and dietary lifestyle
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Exclusive at Thrive: Vanquish ME Plus and Vanquish Flex ME Plus

At Thrive Aesthetic & Anti-Aging Center, we are dedicated to ensuring that our patients achieve the best possible results from each treatment they receive. That’s why we have introduced the Vanquish ME PLUS and Vanquish Flex ME Plus combination protocols. We use Vanquish in conjunction with Exilis Ultra and Cellutone to achieve slimmer contours and tighter skin, and better tone in the treatment area.

To learn more about the Vanquish body contouring system, call Thrive in Portland, OR today at (503) 928-6505!

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I was so pleased with my experience at Thrive Aesthetics. They really take their time with you and help you to understand the process and what you can expect. When you actually have your treatment done, they are very thoughtful and make sure you are as comfortable as possible. Dr. Maddox gives the best injections! I seriously didn’t feel much at all, a true bonus!

I felt really good about choosing them and am already planning for my next treatment, and am going to send business their way!

Thanks to everyone there! You guys are a great team and I really enjoyed my experience.

Dr. Adam Maddox - Medical Director

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A graduate from Northern Arizona University and the National College of Naturopathic Medicine, Dr. Adam Maddox is a very established professional in the field of integrative anti-aging and aesthetic medicine with a special interest in Botox, Restylane and Testosterone Replacement therapy for men to name a few.

As a board-certified physician, he has a passion to help people with their health especially as they get older. Dr. Maddox believes in maintaining a strong sense of empathy in order to better serve his patients whilst ensuring his care is personalized. In addition to practicing medicine, Dr. Maddox uses his time to train other medical professionals on various effective medical techniques used in the anti-ageing medical sphere such as injectable techniques. He is also the founder and medical director of Thrive Aesthetic and Anti-Aging Center in Portland, OR.

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You shave it. You wax it, you laser it. Heck, you might even dye it pink. Talking about armpit hair. Now some people are saying you can microwave it away once and for all. We’re revealing a new treatment right now and our procedure room. Take it away, Doctor Ashton.

Hi guys So, I’m back here with doctor sheila Nazarian, board certified plastic surgeon and our patient Aaron. You’re going to be demonstrating this new microwave procedure to hit axillary hair, but before we get to that, tell, tell me why this hair bothered you, Aaron? Because I mean, you’re blonde, you wouldn’t mind.

I’m a personal trainer. I spend 95% of my day in a tank top in the gym or in a bikini and shaving every day is such a pain. No one likes to do it. I tried laser hair removal. It doesn’t work. If you have blonde hair and darker skin. So, I heard about mirror smooth So, thought I’d give it a try.

And you said it’s your game, okay, So, doctor Nazarian,


Go ahead and lie back Aaron. So, as you start working tell us a little bit about this technology. Who’s a good candidate for it and how? Does it work?

Well, the beauty of this technology is that everyone is a good candidate. Any skin colour, any hair colour? I’ve actually had the procedure performed on myself, didn’t get any hyperpigmentation from it.

So, you numbed Aaron up before we started, right?

Arron’s been numbed already. We’ve placed a temporary tattoo which basically gives us little tick marks. It’s really paint by numbers at that point and we use the microwave technology of mirror smooth to remove not only 70% of her hair with one treatment, but also the sweat and odour glands are also eliminated. So, it’s basically a little suction and some you know heat is applied, but because she’s numb there’s no pain.

You feel anything?
Fine, just a little pull,


And So, how many treatments typically does it take to really get a good effect?

So, 80% of people really only need one treatment. You’re going to get an 82% reduction in the sweat and odour glands and a 70% reduction in the hair growth. Which, if you’ve ever had laser hair, you know you need multiple treatments in order to get anywhere close to 70%.

So, what’s the cost range for something like this?

This that’s a great question. So, the first treatment is around 2000 dollars, but it’s, but if you think about how many laser hair removal treatments to do. I mean, it really is a great benefit and also laser hair doesn’t remove the sweat and odour glands.

Nice, well, 2000 dollars, meaning that you could throw away all your razors for the rest of your life.


Never have to worry about sweating in your armpits again and being musty.

No more deodorant and think of all the money you spend on deodorant over a lifetime.

That’s true.

And it takes how long to do both pitch?

We usually schedule people for an hour at a time?
An hour!

So, can you imagine an hour and you’re done.
Oh my gosh,


Sign me up, scoot over.

Second string.


The one done idea is very appealing.

Exactly, yeah.

Thanks for sharing that with us and thanks for showing us your armpits,

Thanks for having me

You’re welcome.

Anti-aging Specialist

In Portland OR-Dr. Maddox

Get rid of unwanted fat from your waist and hips with Vanquish.

Anti-aging Specialist In Portland OR-Dr. Maddox

Feeling good and looking good. It’s not just about diet and exercise anymore. Aesthetic and anti-aging medicine makes a safe and effective addition to your routine. At thrive, we offer the very latest in non-invasive beauty technology like vanquish, a painless, non-surgical way to remove unwanted fat cells from your waist and hips. And best of all, treatments take less than an hour, leaving you plenty of time to enjoy the new you. Visit for complimentary consultation. Thrive aged beautifully.

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