Struggling with weight gain and looking for a proven, reliable approach? Semaglutide can help reduce weight, regulate appetite, and boost your weight loss for good.
What is Semaglutide?
Semaglutide is a GLP-1 receptor agonist originally developed as a medication for managing diabetes and has been studied and proven to help non-diabetic people lose weight. It works by increasing insulin levels in your body which in turn lowers your blood sugar. It also works by mimicking the hormone responsible for sending signals of satiety (fullness) to the brain making it a powerful appetite suppressant. Semaglutide prolongs digestion, helping to maintain a feeling of fullness for a longer period. This weekly FDA-approved injection is a great tool to help clients that have weight-related concerns live an elevated lifestyle.
Decrease visceral and abdominal fat
Improve metabolic health
Increase lean muscle mass
Increase energy levels
Blood sugar control
Improve cholesterol levels
Overall fat loss
Frequently Asked Questions
The cost of the semaglutide program is $300 per month which includes once weekly injections. A commitment of 3 months is required as it takes about 4-5 weeks for the medication to reach a steady level in the body, which is also when clients typically report consistent weight loss.
While everyone is different with regards to body composition and hormones, studies report people who received weekly semaglutide injections lost an average of 5.9% total body weight at 3 months and 10.9% total body weight at 6 months.
This service is ideal for those looking to lose 15-30 lbs.
According to a recent study, semaglutide weight loss is effective in many areas, especially the stomach, and can help lose belly fat.
Most of your diet should be made up of lean protein and low glycemic index (GI) carbohydrates as both of these types of foods can also contribute towards you feeling more satisfied for longer. High-glycemic fruits like pineapple and bananas as well as high-glycemic veggies and starches should be reduced when taking semaglutide.
Semaglutide can be associated with gastrointestinal reactions, including nausea, diarrhea, bloating, vomiting, and abdominal pain. These are most noted in the first day or two after increasing a dose or after consuming a high-fat, high sugar meal. Titrating your semaglutide dose, using the lowest effective dose, can help decrease side effects as well.
It takes about 4-5 weeks for the medication to reach a consistent level in the body, which is also when clients typically report consistent weight loss.
Bloodwork is important to ensure that semaglutide can be safely prescribed. We accept lab work if completed within the last year and can also direct you to a self-service lab.
If you’ve been on semaglutide for several months, your body has started to work more efficiently. Once stopping, the lifestyle habits you’ve developed will help in weight management success. Healthy habits include regular exercise including weight-bearing activities, avoiding high fat and simple carbohydrate foods, and getting 7-8 hours of sleep a night.
Semaglutide is a once a week injection given in the studio by one of our licensed nurses.
Candidates eligible to use semaglutide for weight loss have a body mass index of 27 or higher and no history of gallstones, pancreatitis, type 1 diabetes, or risk factors for medullary thyroid cancer.
Cryotherapy, Infrared Sauna, Cryo Body Contouring, Contrast Therapy, and the Lipo-Mino-C injection are all great tools to accelerate results and feel your best while taking Semaglutide.
Click here and get started on the journey. Our in-house Medical Director will review your submission, and reach out to you via email to confirm you are a candidate. After that, our health optimization team will reach out to advise on next steps like getting lab work in order and to schedule your in-person appointment to go over the program and receive your first dose.