Infared & Radio Frequency Skin Tightening
As a natural aging process, the skin starts to sag, causing droopy eyes, cheeks, and jawlines. Aggressive procedures like a face or neck lift are not advised for some individuals.; hence, non-surgical procedures like infrared skin tightening are a go-to for them.
This procedure sends infrared energy deep into the dermis, heating the skin. This heating causes the body to start the healing process, which stimulates collagen and elastin production. This procedure shows its results gradually, and after several months of the treatment, one can easily boast of rejuvenated skin. Prior to the process, a cream Will be applied to the treatment area to enable the device to move freely.
Effects of Infrared Light on Skin.
Infrared Light treatment with ambient temperature is safe and doesn't cause harmful thermal injuries. This treatment may benefit skin texture and wrinkles by stimulating collagen and elastin production in the dermis. IR radiation can be an actual and harmless non-ablative rejuvenation method of the skin, and it may have some usage as a helpful process in the treatment of photo-aged skin.
After the treatment, you will observe some redness on your skin that may last up to 24 hours although, you can return to your normal activities almost immediately after the procedure.
To see results, you will need multiple treatments, at least four sessions. You will also be required to observe one maintenance treatment annually. Since the procedure can last for several years but it isn't permanent.
Infrared Skin Tightening Cost
The procedure's cost will depend on who is doing the process and which part of your body you are having the process done.
Effects of Infrared Waves on The Human Skin
The procedure is generally harmless to the one undergoing it. You will immediately start seeing some skin tightening after the first procedure, even though it won't be so pronounced. But after a series of the treatment, the skin tightening will be evident.
You may experience some redness, swelling, tingling, scarring, and changes in skin color after the process, but this usually goes away after a short while on its own.
Since no incision is done, your body doesn't need a lot of time to recover. Once the procedure is done, you can quickly go back into your daily routine.
Benefits of infrared skin tightening.
The light energy heats the water in the skin tissue and causes collagen fibers to constrict and tighten. It also stimulates fibroblasts to renovate skin cells and yield new collagen—this aids in smoothing out fine lines and wrinkles and gives long-lasting firmness to sagging skin.
Even though this treatment has a few cons, its pros outweigh its cons. It is also suitable for all skin types, and candidates can be either male or females of all ages. However, it is not recommended for pregnant patients, patients with vitiligo, patients with a tatoo in the area to be treated, or cancer patients undergoing treatment.