Skin tightening is used to build collagen and elastin to areas of the face and body that appear loose, sagging, and lax. This building of collagen and elastin will improve density in the skin causing is to look and feel smoother with fewer lines.
Areas that can be treated include the face, neck, décolletage, arms, abdominal, thighs and buttocks.
Depending on the area treated, treatment may take up to 25-30 minutes in length.
Desired results can be typically achieved after 3-4 treatments, occurring every 1-2 weeks.
Pharmaceutical skin care is best to maintain results. For further maintenance some repeat treatment every couple of years.
There is no significant pain during treatment. Some discomfort may occur as a heated sensation.
Skin may appear pink post treatment, however usually dissipates within an hour or two.
Minimal results are seen after 1 or 2 treatments. It is important to complete series of recommended treatments for best results. Best results are typically visible 2 weeks after final treatment.