The better you look, the better you feel. When you look at yourself in the mirror and you feel confident with what you see, you are confident in other aspects of your life. For this reason, it is not surprising that people around the world are flocking as a whole to cosmetic procedures designed to improve the way that they look.
One procedure that is gaining in popularity is non-surgical skin tightening. Using radiofrequency energy, this treatment provides individuals with a non-invasive way to address skin laxity, as well as improve the overall quality of their skin. Advances in technology have opened up different avenues patients can use in order to address skin laxity.
What to Consider Before Non-Surgical Skin Tightening
There are some things you should take into consideration before opting to have non-surgical skin tightening. First, identify the areas that you want treated. Many individuals consider this procedure after losing a lot of weight. They do this because they want to improve the quality of their skin, but they do not have the desire or the ability to undergo an invasive surgical skin tightening procedure.
What are the Benefits?
There are some definite advantages to non-surgical skin tightening. The procedure most commonly can be done in an office setting within minutes and with minimal to no discomfort or downtime. Most radio frequency-treated patients return immediately to their routine schedule. Since there is no risk from a laser light, RF tightening can be done on all types of skin color and without the concerns that a laser light poses to the eyes. Therefore, the wrinkled skin under the eyes can be treated effectively!
Additional Things to Consider
The non-surgical nature of the treatment means that it often requires multiple treatments in order to produce the best results. It is also important for patients to understand that the results are not apparent immediately. However, the short wait is well worth it once you notice your skin starting to tighten and smoothen.
During your initial consultation at the office of Dr. Steven Dayan, we can discuss your candidacy for this treatment. Some things we are going to look for is the amount of skin you have to lose and the location of the skin. There are different options available for non-surgical skin tightening treatments. The option that is best for you can be determined during this meeting at our office in Chicago. Contact us today to schedule your consultation for non-surgical skin tightening!
Last Updated on October 26, 2017 by Dr Dayan