Sciton® SkinTyte™ is a skin tightening laser treatment that delivers infrared light deep into the dermis. The heat from his light stimulates collagen and elastin production, tightening your skin from within, combating wrinkles and sagging skin. SkinTyte™ can be used to firm skin in the neck and face area, including the cheeks, jowls, and nasolabial folds. Plus, treatment can be customized to your personal needs to help you reach your anti-aging goals.
This treatment is ideal to address:
- Fine lines and wrinkles.
- Lax skin tone.
- Overall facial rejuvenation.
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The SkinTyte™ treatment is great for those with all skin types and can be used on almost any area of the body. If you are interested in firming up your skin from the inside out, this treatment may be right for you. To learn more and to discover if you are a candidate, contact our office to schedule a consultation appointment today.
During treatment, you will be asked to wear special eyewear to protect your eyes from the laser light, and a cooling gel will be applied to the treatment area. Then, the Sciton® SkinTyte*™ handpiece will be moved across the skin to deliver infrared light, stimulating collagen and elastin. This technology is equipped with sapphire contact cooling to ensure that you are comfortable during treatment. There is no need for an anesthetic, as SkinTyte™ delivers gentle, yet rapid pulses for optimal results. One treatment usually takes about 30 minutes to complete, and most people require 3-6 treatments over the course of several months for the best results.
Mild redness may be experienced right after treatment, though this will resolve with time. There is no downtime required, so you can feel free to return to your daily routine as soon as you wish. While some improvement may be noticeable immediately after treatment, your skin will gradually become tighter and firmer over the following months as your skin’s foundation of collagen builds up.
Are you bothered by lax skin or fine lines and wrinkles? If so, contact SkinCeuticals SkinLab™ by Plastic Surgery Associates today to learn more about Sciton® SkinTyte™. This non-invasive treatment is a great option for those looking for a visible improvement without downtime.
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Can I wear makeup after Juvederm?
It is advised that patients avoid wearing makeup for at least 12 hours after their Juvederm treatment.
Can Juvederm be reversed?
Yes, Juvederm can be reversed using an enzyme called hyaluronidase. When injected into the treatment area, this enzyme dissolves the hyaluronic acid particles.
Can Juvederm cause blindness?
The risk of blindness following Juvederm injections is extremely rare.
Can Juvederm migrate?
In rare cases, Juvederm can migrate to other areas of the face within a few days of treatment. This occurs when the filler moves before it has fully bonded to your facial tissue.
Can you drink alcohol after Juvederm?
It is best to avoid alcohol consumption for 24 hours following all filler treatments.
Can you get half a syringe of Juvederm?
Very few fillers are available in a half syringe. This s because half of a syringe is a very small amount and is only recommended for focused areas.
Can you split a syringe of Juvederm?
Individuals should not split a syringe of Juvederm or any filler, since this can cause cross-contamination and exposure to another person’s bodily fluids.
Can you wash your face after Juvederm?
You can wash your face following Juvederm injections but be sure to wash it very gently. Avoid massaging the treated area for about six hours after treatment.
Does Juvederm dissolve over time?
Yes, Juvederm fillers naturally dissolve over time. Juvederm fillers typically last for 6-18 months.
Does Juvederm expand?
No, Juvederm fillers will not significantly expand following injection.
Does Juvederm look natural?
Juvederm fillers are formulated to create natural-looking improvements in the face. Many patients enjoy a younger appearance following treatment.
Does Juvederm soften up?
It can take several weeks for Juvederm to soften and settle into the skin. This means that final results will not be immediately observed.
Does Juvederm stimulate collagen?
Yes, Juvederm stimulates the body’s collagen production, helping patients to enjoy more youthful-looking skin.
Does Juvederm work immediately?
Patients will be able to notice an immediate improvement following Juvederm injections, with full results seen after about two weeks.
How can I make Juvederm last longer?
In order to prolong your Juvederm results, be sure to minimize sun exposure, wear SPF when outdoors, and follow a consistent skincare routine.
How do you get rid of Juvederm bumps?
Juvederm bumps may resolve on their own within a few weeks with massaging. The injections can also be diluted with a steroid anti-inflammatory called Kenalog.
How long after Juvederm will I see results?
Full Juvederm results can usually be seen after about two weeks.
How long does Juvederm last?
Juvéderm fillers can last anywhere from 6-18 months.
How many syringes of Juvederm do I need for marionette lines?
The number of syringes needed will depend on the severity of your lines or wrinkles. However, most people will need one syringe per side.
How much is a syringe of Juvederm?
The cost of Juvederm may vary depending on a number of factors. To learn more about pricing, please contact our office today.
How often can juvederm be injected?
To maintain ideal results, patients should schedule Juvederm treatments every 6-18 months, depending on the specific Juvederm filler they receive.
How painful are Juvederm injections?
Juvederm injections should not be painful, as a topical numbing cream can be applied to ensure you are comfortable.