What is QwoR?
QWO is the first and only FDA-approved injectable for the treatment of
moderate to severe cellulite in the
buttocks of adult women.
How does QWO work?
Enzymes called collagenases target the structural causes under the skin,
where cellulite starts. It's thought
that QWO works by releasing fibrous bands, redistributing fat cells, and
stimulating the growth of new
collagen. How QWO works in moderate to severe cellulite is not fully
Is QWO a surgical procedure?
No. QWO is an injectable treatment option that is thought to target a
primary structural cause of cellulite-
the fibrous septae. The exact mechanism for the treatment of moderate to
severe cellulite is unknown.
How do I know if QWO is right for me?
Our professional staff will determine if you are an appropriate candidate
Can QWO be used to treat cellulite in other areas
besides the buttocks?
QWO is only approved for treatment of moderate to severe cellulite in the
buttocks of adult women. However, we
can treat other areas, like the back of thighs as "offlabel".
How many treatments will I need?
Each treatment visit may include up to two treatment areas. QWO injections
will be given three weeks apart
for a total of three treatment visits.
Are there side effects of QWO?
There are risks associated with this product. QWO may cause serious side
effects including: allergic
(hypersensitivity) reactions, including anaphylaxis, and injection site
bruising.1 These are not all the side
effects of QWO. Please see Important Safety Information on the next page for
Where is QWO available?
QWO is now available throughout the United States at select aesthetic
healthcare practitioners' offices.