Ageing, weight loss and pregnancy are some of the common reasons why one goes through loose skin. Loose skin can be annoying. If you have loose skin and you’ve been missing having tight skin, then we have just the solution for you. Skin Tightening Toronto is a minimally invasive treatment which helps to tighten and rejuvenate your skin leaving you look younger and refreshed. We have answered some of the frequently asked questions about skin tightening.
What is skin tightening?
Skin tightening is a minimally invasive treatment which helps to reverse the sign of ageing. It is best suited for those who want to reduce the appearance of wrinkles on their face, body, or neck and also tightens loose and saggy skin. After undergoing 1-4 treatments, your skin will start to become tighter, healthier and more smooth, leaving you looking younger.
What is the technology that is used?
The various technologies which are used for skin tightening make use of laser. The infrared light from the laser heats the collagen which is there under the skin’s surface, causing a tightening effect. The Fotona Laser targets the unwanted pockets of fat by accelerating the metabolism of the skin and also addressing skin laxity. The waves penetrate deep into the skin which stimulates the growth of new collagen. Ultherapy, Hot Sculpting, Microneedling and Radiofrequency Treatments are some of the most popular options for skin tightening procedures.
Are there any limitations?
The skin tightening which can be achieved through these methods is limited as it is a non-surgical procedure. You will be informed about the quality decision, which will help you to manage the expectations accordingly. If the skin is sagging too much and ageing has had a drastic effect, then in such situations surgery is the best option. Surgeries like facelift and neck lift will give you the results you are hoping for.
How many rounds of treatments are required?
Multiple rounds of treatment are required to achieve the desired results. To be able to maintain the skin tightening results, you need to get the treatment done periodically. The best part about this treatment is that there is hardly any downtime as the procedure is non-surgical. Each treatment lasts up to 1 hour at max, depending on the treatment that you’ve chosen.
When will you start to see a difference?
Mostly after the first round of the treatment, you will be able to see a change in your skin and feel it get tighter. However, as it rejuvenates collagen and stimulates its growth, it can take some time for you to enjoy the full results.
Who are the best candidates for the treatment?
The best candidates for the procedures are those who have mild to moderate skin laxity concerns. If you require more dramatic skin tightening then it is better to opt for surgical procedures. Though the side effects of non-surgical procedures are very less, some of these procedures are not suitable for pregnant women or people taking a certain medication or having any pre-existing medical condition.