Radiofrequency skin tightening uses energy to heat tissue and stimulate collagen production to help tighten loose skin on the arms, tummy, legs and bottom. On the body smoothes, contours, tones and lifts, offering a non-surgical choice that effectively reduces localized fat, cellulite and loose skin without harming the surrounding tissues. It is effective in most areas but especially so when used on the arms, tummy, legs and bottom.
Patients feel a gentle warmth on the surface of your skin. This is caused by the energy in the dermis of your skin stimulating collagen. The same energy simultaneously and selectively heats fat cells, causing them to shrink and release fatty acids. These are disposed of naturally via the blood and lymphatic system. Because this powerful treatment is surprisingly pleasant, there is no downtime. The only signs might be that the treated area is slightly pink for about half an hour afterwards.
The length of procedure courses varies depending on the targeted area but a course of six-ten treatments is usually required, with occasional maintenance. These will be discussed fully with you during your consultation. There is no downtime following this pleasant yet powerful treatment, the treated area can be slightly pink for just 30 minutes.
The results can be visible after your first treatment, but a course of 6-10 treatments is usually required, with occasional maintenance.