Skin Tightening

skin_tightening_ba_01BENEFITS

Improves skin laxity by firming, toning & tightening the deeper layers of the skin. Stimulates collagen generating fibroblasts leading to long term collagen remodeling.

 

HOW DOES IT WORK

Uses infrared red light energy and contact cooling to gently heat collagen below the skin surface.  This initiates the body’s own natural healing process in which fibroblasts are stimulated and new collagen is created. This process takes time, results will very for each person as collagen is rebuilt and strengthened with the full effects being seen a few months after you have finished your treatments.

 

IDEAL FOR

Patients who desire an moderate to noticeable improvement in skin laxity without having to undergo surgery. Individual who respond well to this treatment have suffered sun damage, aging skin, irregular skin texture and fine lines around the lips eyes, mouth and neck. The treatment can also be performed on the body where skin firmness is desired such as the abdomen, upper arms and thighs.

TREATMENT INFORMATION

A sequence of rapid pulses gently and gradually heats the skin, a subtle tightening will be immediately felt after the treatment with continued improvement noticed as treatments progress. This new technology also involves powerful skin cooling that makes the treatment very comfortable without the need for topical pain relieving creams.

DOWNTIME

Mild heat & redness will be experienced immediately after the treatment and your skin will return to normal within 1-2 hrs.

FREQUENCY

A series of 4-5 treatments spaced 3-4 weeks apart is suggested and will depend on level of improvement desired. After the initial treatments, maintenance sessions are often needed and can be performed every 6 months or so. Proper skin care and maintenance will support the structure of the skin gives results longer durability

TECHNOLOGY USED

Sciton BBL Skin Tyte