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HIFEM+RF: High-Intensity Focused Electromagnetic Field + Radiofrequency

Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Duncan, D., & Busso, M. (2022). Effectiveness of combined use of targeted pressure energy, radiofrequency, and high‐intensity focused electromagnetic fields to improve skin quality and appearance of fat and muscle tissue in different body parts. Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, 22(1), 200–205.


Duncan, D., Chilukuri, S., Kent, D., Hoffmann, K., & Tingsong, L. (2022). Non-invasive Alternatives for Liposuction. In IntechOpen eBooks. 101396

American Journal of Biomedical Science & Research

Duncan, D. (2020). A Novel technology Combining RF and Magnetic Fields: Technical elaboration on novel RF electrode design. American Journal of Biomedical Science & Research, 11(2), 147–149. 2020.11.001608

The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology

Giesse, S. (2021). A German Prospective Study of the Safety and Efficacy of a Non-Invasive, High-intensity, Electromagnetic Abdomen and Buttock Contouring Device. The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, 14(1), 30–33. articles/PMC7869812/

Chinese Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Guo, Q., Pei, Q., & Dong, J. (2022). Advances in the research and application of high-intensity focused electromagnetic technology for fat apoptosis and body shaping. Chinese Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 4(3), 123–125. 005

Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology

Jacob, C. I., & Paskova, K. (2018). Safety and efficacy of a novel high-intensity focused electromagnetic technology device for noninvasive abdominal body shaping. Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, 17(5), 783–787.


Jacob, C. I., & Weiss, R. (2023). Simultaneous HIFEM and synchronized RF procedure can be effectively used for increasing muscle mass and decreasing fat in the upper arm. PubMed, 16(2), 50–54. articles/PMC10005810/

Dermatologic Surgery

Jacob, C. I., Kent, D., & Ibrahim, O. (2021). Efficacy and safety of simultaneous application of HIFEM and synchronized radiofrequency for abdominal fat reduction and muscle toning: A Multicenter Magnetic Resonance Imaging Evaluation Study. Dermatologic Surgery, Publish Ahead of Print. CLIN_DS_MRI-abdomen-study_Jacob_EN100.pdf

Aesthetic Surgery Journal

Kinney, B. M., & Kent, D. (2020). MRI and CT Assessment of Abdominal Tissue Composition in Patients After High-Intensity Focused Electromagnetic Therapy Treatments: One-Year Follow-Up. Aesthetic Surgery Journal, 40(12), NP686–NP693.

Professional Beauty

Why your salon should offer combination treatments using RF and HIFEM. (2023). Professionalbeauty. newsdetails/why-your-salon-should-offer-RF-and-HIFEM