For those looking for a less-invasive yet effective alternative to a facelift, look no further than the Ultherapy Mini Lift. This unique treatment uses ultrasound technology to add volume to areas with sagging skin while tightening your face and neck. New cycles of collagen growth are triggered by ultrasound energy. Your body’s natural biological reaction creates incredible, natural results without a single incision.
What Is a Mini Lift?
Ultherapy works by directing ultrasound energy to the layers just beneath the surface of the skin. The heat produced by this type of energy stimulates collagen production, all while being safe and non-invasive. After treatment, the skin naturally tightens and lifts, which softens fine lines and fills in wrinkles.
Ultherapy Mini Lift Vs. a Facelift
When comparing the Ultherapy Mini Lift to a surgical facelift, the two treatments are quite different. A traditional facelift pulls skin, muscle, fat, and other tissues higher up the face to create a lifting effect. Overall tightening and dramatic results are to be expected when undergoing a surgical facelift.
Ultherapy works by treating the deep layer of the skin responsible for skin laxity and the effects of aging. Firming and stimulating this layer helps to tighten and lift your facial features from within rather than lifting them on the surface. Ultherapy is ideal for anyone who is not yet ready for the cost, downtime, and surgery of a facelift but still wants to tighten loose skin on their face.
Skin Tightening With Ultrasound Technology
The type of ultrasound used during Ultherapy isn’t like any other type of ultrasound you may have experienced in the past. Ultherapy reveals the skin’s inner structures, which allows your providers at Laser Aesthetic Center to anticipate the areas that need revitalization.
Ultrasound energy bypasses the skin’s external layers, which allows for access to the interior without any necessary incisions. Ultherapy delivers the ideal temperature of sound energy to the skin’s inner structures, which triggers new collagen production. In the weeks and months following treatment, your body’s natural healing process will continue to create new collagen that reverses the effects of aging gradually.
Simple, Pain-Free Results
Ultherapy sessions are straightforward and relatively painless. While some patients may leave their appointment and start to notice results within the first few days, Ultherapy results take time. As your body produces new collagen, you’ll truly begin to experience noticeable results during the two to three months after treatment.
No Downtime Required
Unlike a surgical facelift or other invasive treatments, Ultherapy doesn’t require any downtime. With zero incisions or injections needed, no anesthesia is required. After the treatment, you can immediately return to your normal daily activities. It’s recommended to avoid soaking in hot tubs and spas while your skin goes through the healing process. With Ultherapy, you won’t experience the bruising or intense swelling that is a common side effect of other treatments.
For most, only one Ultherapy treatment session is necessary to achieve desirable results from this remarkably patient-friendly procedure. The entire process is FDA-approved, so you can feel comfortable knowing that this unique technology has been thoroughly researched and is entirely safe.
Ultherapy Vs. Other Skin Tightening Treatments
Today’s skincare market is saturated with nonsurgical skin tightening treatments, which makes it challenging to know which treatment option will give you the type of results you’re hoping to achieve. Ultherapy offers a few unique advantages that set this treatment apart from its competitors.
- Ultherapy is the only non-invasive, FDA-cleared treatment that effectively lifts the skin.
- Target tissues can be seen and treated because the treatment utilizes ultrasound imaging.
- The entire treatment is a familiar approach, as ultrasound energy has been safely used in the medical field for over 50 years.
- Ultherapy is the only non-invasive treatment that can improve fine lines and wrinkles on the chest.
Most patients interested in achieving tighter skin are great Ultherapy candidates. If you have mild to moderate skin laxity, this treatment could be exactly what your skin needs. Contact Laser Aesthetic Center today to schedule a free Ultherapy consultation.