Cellulite Treatment

Introducing QWO!

We are happy to announce that we now offer QWO, an FDA-approved prescription medication used to treat moderate to severe cellulite in the buttocks of adult women. About 9 out of 10 women will have cellulite in their lifetime. It is a natural occurrence that before now, did not have many solutions that delivered consistent results.

What is QWO? 

QWO is a non-surgical, injectable treatment that is performed in a series of three office-based sessions to deliver maximum results. In clinical studies, women received the three treatments of QWO, 21 days apart. Visible results may be seen after 10 weeks. QWO injections take around ten minutes to perform, and patients can enjoy no downtime following treatment.

How does it work? 

It’s thought that QWO works in 3 ways: releasing fibrous bands, redistributing fat cells, and stimulating the growth of new collagen. It’s believed that QWO breaks down the buildup of collagen in the fibrous bands.

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Do not receive QWO if you: are allergic to collagenase or to any of the ingredients in QWO, or have an active infection at the treatment area.

QWO may cause serious side effects, including:

  • Allergic (hypersensitivity) reactions, including anaphylaxis. Call your healthcare provider right away if you have hives, trouble breathing, low blood pressure, swollen face, chest pain, dizziness or fainting after receiving QWO;
  • Injection site bruising

Before receiving QWO, tell your healthcare provider if you:

  • have a bleeding problem
  • are pregnant or may become pregnant, nursing or plan to nurse. You and your healthcare provider should decide if you will receive QWO or breastfeed.

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins and herbal supplements. Especially tell your healthcare provider if you take a medicine that prevents the clotting of your blood (antiplatelet or anticoagulant).

The most common side effects of QWO include: injection site bruising, pain, areas of hardness, itching, redness, discoloration, swelling and warmth in the treatment area.

These are not all the possible side effects of QWO. Call your healthcare provider for medical advice about side effects. You are encouraged to report side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA at www.fda.gov/medwatch or 1-800-FDA-1088.

*Available at our following office locations: Hackensack, Montclair, Jersey City, Shrewsbury, Manhattan.


At The Plastic Surgery Center, patients benefit from the expertise of our plastic surgery specialists, who have experience in treating hyperhidrosis. After a free consultation with one of our physicians to determine your eligibility for this procedure, an individualized treatment plan will be designed and at a subsequent appointment at one of our locations, employed to meet your goals.

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