What is it?
Fibroblast skin tightening is the use of a plasma pen to tighten and lift skin. It is a new revolutionary non-surgical lift treatment and is a highly effective, remarkable lower cost alternative to surgery conditions such as; eyelid lifting/tightening, wrinkle reduction, stretched stomach skin, reduction of the upper lip wrinkles, and areas all over the body!
What can it be used on?
Reduction of the upper lip wrinkles
Stretched skin on the stomach
How long does it take?
The procedure normally takes 30 min to 3 hours to perform, depending on the size of the area being treated.
What to expect?
There is minimal pain as you will be given an anesthetic cream before hand. Local anaesthetic called lidocaine is mixed with Aqualyx fat dissolving injections to make the experience bearable and remove elements of discomfort.
During the procedure tiny plasma flash also referred as an electrical arc is being discharged from the tip of the hand piece. This innovative technology uses sublimation process, turning solid directly to gas to tighten skin tissue. Targeted tissue sublimate, causing no damage to surrounding areas or deeper skin layers.
Dots known as carbon crusts usually fall off within 5-7 days of treatment. Results are seen instantly although the best appearance is seen after 3 – 6 weeks and last up to 3 years.
How many treatments will I need?
1 – 3 treatments at 8 weekly intervals are recommended to give the results similar to a surgical procedure.
Patients can resume regular activities right away with minimal discomfort.