Radiofrequency treatments

Sagging skin and appearance of fine lines and wrinkles are considered a normal part of the aging process. It is impossible to hold your youth forever. Many advanced surgical and non-surgical treatments are available for reducing the aging signs but People usually prefer undergoing minimally invasive or non-surgical treatments because of no potential risks and complications associated with them. Radiofrequency treatments are non-ablative alternates to be used on any part of the body for treating skin conditions.

These RF treatments are used for,

  • Skin tightening and rejuvenation
  • Décolletage
  • Neck contouring
  • tightening crepey skin texture of the eyelid

Aim of the treatment

With age, collagen, and elastin, present beneath your skin break down and skin starts losing its elasticity. Radio-frequency treatments in Dubai aims to offer antiaging treatments for reversing the signs and providing a more beautiful physical appearance. It also helps you in gaining your lost confidence, beauty and youth back.

Technique used

An advanced aesthetic technology used for skin tightening. During the treatment, current flows from the radio-frequency device and targets the tissues present beneath the outer layer of the skin.  It heats these tissues and stimulates the production of elastin and collagen. This technique for skin rejuvenation is considered to be the safest treatment available with minor side-effects. In short, we can say, During RF treatments heat is used to regrow these two components which help in eliminating the signs. As a result, skin elasticity increases and a tight, fuller and plumper skin is obtained. The treatment also improves blood flow.

Preparation

Before undergoing any radio-frequency procedure you have to follow some instructions carefully.

  • Before RFT, avoid using Retin-A or Accutane and other medications for treating your acne
  • Carefully shave the affected area
  • Keep your skin hydrated by taking at least 8-10 glasses of water
  • Excessive sun exposure is strictly not allowed
  • Avoid tanning, sunbathing during the last 10-12 days of the treatment. Do not apply tanning lotions
  • On the day of treatment do not come to the office wearing makeup

Procedure

The treatment takes about 20 to 40 minutes depending upon the size of the affected area. Throughout the procedure, you might feel a warm and prickling sensation. In this procedure, by using a handheld device alternating currents are directed on the area that is being treated. Make sure the skin’s outer layer is not affected by the waves. The directed waves provide the right conditions for stimulating collagen and elastin production by bypassing the amount of melanin pigment. The treatment is effective for all skin tones and types. Comfort level varies from person to person but usually, the procedure is carried out without medications.

Instructions- after the treatment

You have to follow some instructions carefully to lower the risks of complications and side-effects.

  • You may experience swelling and bruising on the treated site but they will vanish in a few hours of the treatment.
  • Avoid applying cream and makeup products for at least a week after the treatment
  • Keep the treated area away from direct sun-light
  • Keep the treated skin hydrated but only use recommended moisturizers
  • Apply sunblock or sunscreen before going out after the treatment
  • You are advised to sleep with your head elevated for 2 days after the procedure
  • Do not apply ice, until it is advised by your doctor

Results

Some patients notice an immediate skin tightening right after the procedure while others may notice the results within five to six months of the first treatment. Few maintenance sessions will be required to maintain the results for two or three years. RFT is an effective treatment as it eliminates aging signs and provides a younger look in a very short time. Results may be prolonged by injecting BOTOX injected on the treated site.

Benefits

  • A non-surgical treatment that offers incredible results
  • Minimum downtime and recovery period
  • Minor side effects such as swelling, bruising
  • A safe procedure for improving the appearance
  • Results last for two or three years
  • Soften wrinkles and lines and provides an overall younger appearance

Side-effects

Swelling, bruising and redness can be expected to occur on the treated region but they will fade away in a day or two.

Book a free consultation

Royal cosmetic surgery in Dubai is offering you effective radiofrequency treatments at an affordable cost. Feel free to contact us by filling in our online consultation form.