- 1 What should I do after RF Microneedling?
- 2 How long does it take to heal from RF Microneedling?
- 3 What is RF SkinFinity?
- 4 How long does RF skin resurfacing last?
- 5 What should you not do before RF microneedling?
- 6 Does skin look worse after microneedling?
- 7 Why is my skin darker after microneedling?
- 8 Can microneedling ruin your skin?
- 9 Do you see results after one session of microneedling?
- 10 What is ThermiSmooth treatment?
- 11 Is RF skin resurfacing painful?
- 12 Is RF skin tightening permanent?
- 13 What is the best skin tightening treatment?
What should I do after RF Microneedling?
What’s the best way to take care of your skin post-radiofrequency microneedling?
- Apply ice packs to reduce swelling and discomfort.
- Wear SPF for several weeks after your treatment.
- Use antibiotic creams or emollients if your doctor prescribed them.
- Use a gentle cleanser after your treatment.
How long does it take to heal from RF Microneedling?
There may be some minor pinpoint bleeding where the micro-needles were placed on the skin, and the treatment area may feel rough to the touch for a few days. Most patients resume all normal activity within 1-2 days.
What is RF SkinFinity?
Skinfinity RF is a fractional ablative system that uses radiofrequency technology to treat an array of skin concerns. It uses the patented In-Motion roller tip to create precise microscopic thermal injuries in the skin.
How long does RF skin resurfacing last?
How long do results last? Typically around 2-5 years. Clients results vary depending on diet, lifestyle and the way your skin naturally ages. The treatment can be repeated anytime.
What should you not do before RF microneedling?
Do not use self-tanning lotions or tanning booths two weeks prior to your PiXel8- RF treatment. Do not sunbathe two weeks prior to your appointment. Do not use any irritating skin care products such as Retin-A or OBAGI for one week prior to treatment.
Does skin look worse after microneedling?
Immediately after your first appointment, you may look like you have a mild sunburn since your skin will still be noticeably flushed from the treatment process. This fades over the first 24-48 hours and, as your skin begins to heal, you will notice a new glow develop over several weeks.
Why is my skin darker after microneedling?
If this is the case, microneedling may cause more inflammation. Following this, your body will send white blood cells to fight off bacteria and infection. This can trigger the production of more melanin, which can then form dark spots or worsen those that are already there.
Can microneedling ruin your skin?
However, like any procedure, microneedling can cause possible complications, including bleeding, bruising, infection, scarring, and pigment problems. For those who are do-it-yourselfers, there are products available that allow you to microneedle at home.
Do you see results after one session of microneedling?
Microneedling is a highly effective treatment for most skin types and concerns. Best of all, many people see results after just one or two sessions. Schedule a consultation online or call us at 215-503-FACE.
What is ThermiSmooth treatment?
ThermiSmooth® is a painless, non-invasive procedure that effectively treats sagging skin, wrinkles and cellulite. ThermiSmooth® uses radiofrequency to heat the deeper layers of skin and encourage the production of collagen, the structures that support and firm skin.
Is RF skin resurfacing painful?
IS THE TREATMENT SAFE AND DOES IT HURT? The treatment is safe and can be used for all skin types. Minimal warmth and a stinging sensation can be felt during the treatment. After the treatment, redness or a sunburn experience is common.
Is RF skin tightening permanent?
While RF treatment isn’t a permanent anti-aging solution, it’s a safe and effective solution that does not require downtime. Whether you visit a dermatologist or try it at home, RF skin tightening is an effective solution for tightening skin without undergoing a more invasive procedure or surgery.
What is the best skin tightening treatment?
Laser resurfacing This is the most effective procedure for tightening loose skin. Unlike the laser treatment described above, this procedure requires some downtime. You’ll need to stay home for 5 to 7 days. Laser resurfacing also gives you the fastest results.