Ultherapy -skin tightening
We are one of the first practices in the area to offer the exciting new Ultherapy, non-surgical lifting procedure performed with time tested, safe, ultrasound technology. Ultherapy gradually tightens and tones your skin from deep within the skins collagen.
Ultherapy treatments take less than an hour – and have NO DOWNTIME. When the treatment is finished, you’ll be well on your way to tighter, firmer, better-fitting skin.
What's different about Ultherapy?Ultherapy uses ultrasound imaging which has received FDA clearance and enables the doctor to actually see the layers of your tissue targeted during treatment. This ensures that the precise energy is delivered where it will be most effective.
What does Ultherapy due to collagen?Collagen is a natural protein that gives skin its youthfulness by keeping it firmed and toned. As we age, our collagen loses its strength and its ability to stand up to the effects of gravity that pull the skin downward. Ultherapy delivers heat below the surface of the skin and stimulates the natural renewal of your existing collagen and the creation of new collagen. Over time, this results in a natural toning, tightening and actual lift of your the skin over time.
Can Ultherapy replace a face lift?
Is Ultherapy safe?Yes. Ultrasound energy has a proven track record, with over fifty years of safe use in the field of medicine. The FDA approved Ultherapy after extensive clinical studied demonstrated its' safety. To date, tens of thousands of treatments have been performed without any significant adverse events.
Who is a good candidate for Ultherapy?A good candidate for Ultherapy anyone with skin that feels loose or appears to sag a little. They may also have a lowered brow line or eyelids that droop. In short, Ultherapy is great for those with mild to moderate skin laxity.
What does the treatment feel like?Some of our patient tell us that they sometimes feel tiny amounts of ultrasound energy below the surface of the skin but it is temporary understand that it is a sign that the collagen-building process has been initiated.
We will be sure to consult with you prior to your treatment to make your experience as pleasant as possible. Patients typically leave comfortable and excited about the benefits to come!