What is Ultherapy?

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Ultherapy in Edgewater is a non-surgical procedure used to tighten and lift the skin with practically no downtime or need for recuperation. We realize it sounds too good to become true, nevertheless, trust us, it is not. Ultherapy will be the only non-invasive treatment that the FDA has approved to be able to lift the skin around the neck, under the chin and the eyebrow. If you are searching for a natural non-intrusive treatment for loose skin, saggy pores and wrinkles then Ultherapy is the solution. Ultherapy uses focused ultrasound to stimulate the production of collagen deep within the skin. The charges of this nonsurgical therapy for the face of which uses ultrasound to lift up, tighten, and tone the skin is quite reasonable. It takes less time to be carried out as compared to other treatment procedures, an hour and zero downtime.

How does it differ from other cosmetic procedures?

Our specialists use the most advanced laser technological innovations; the CORE laser softly treats the damage brought on by the sun and old age. The skin tightens as the focused laser vaporizes the water within the tissue. The temperature penetrates into the pores and skin no deeper than 50 percent the thickness of a human hair. The aged skin can then be removed, leaving the brand-new skin below to develop and regenerate. The laser also reduces and shrinks the collagen in the skin. Collagen, which is beneath the skin, gives the skin firmness helping to maintain the youthfulness one is seeking. The laser also helps promote the regrowth of collagen.

Patients may want treatment done on a particular area such as the area surrounding their eyes, or may choose a full-face procedure for the most dramatic variation. The specific laser surgery takes between 45 minutes to one hour and a half. During the process, both a topical and local anesthesia is used.

How does the procedure work?

Lasers typically address issues within the superficial layers of the skin. Ultherapy addresses the particular deep skin layers as well as the foundational layer by handling the various problems in these types of different skin layers. Typically, the two technologies work in a complementary way.

How is Ultherapy different?

Ultherapy addresses slight to moderate, loose or even sagging, skin on the various parts like face and neck. Simply by renewing the skin from the inside. Ultherapy will lift the brow, which as a result minimizes extra skin on the eyelids, opening up the eyes, and gives the more refreshed look. Ultherapy is also used to lift and tighten sagging skin on the neck and under the face, addressing the “turkey gobbler” and “double chin” which usually many patients are trying to eliminate.

Several men and women who may have a good amount of laxity might benefit from more than one treatment, but of which can be discussed throughout your consultation. Of course, the natural process of aging will continue, so you may eventually lose the collagen and elastin created by the procedure. When this happens, many patients retreat.

The side effects of Ultherapy

Patients have observed some discomfort while the ultrasound energy is being delivered, nonetheless, it is temporary and a positive sign that the collagen-building procedure has been initiated. We recommend and provide peace of mind for anti-anxiety and discomfort medication for your procedure to keep you comfortable.