RF-lifting is name for several types of treatments, which are based on electromagnetic impulse. This is one of the popular modern treatments; it does not require any rehabilitation period, but provides a stable and visible result. Action of radio-frequency waves causes heating up and contraction of the loose connective tissue in the treatment area.
This process activates collagen production and rejuvenation processes in dermis. Skin looks youthful, the elasticity increases.
Radio-frequency waves act on upper and deeper layers of the skin, minimizing wrinkles and saggy skin. RF-lifting is painless and does not require any special preparation or aftercare.
No risk of scarring, infection or allergy is involved.
RF-lifting is helpful to decrease saggy skin, wrinkles, cellulite, photoaging, bags under eyes, scarring.
RF-lifitng has several contraindications:
How often is RF-lifting done?
Depending on condition of the skin, recommended treatment course is 5-8 procedures with 12 days pause between. First results are seen after the first procedure. After the treatment course if finished, it is recommended to repeat RF-lifting once per year to mantain the result.
Does RF-lifting have side effects?
Sometimes patients may experience light redness or minor swelling in the treated area. These side effects disappear during next two days.
Few days after RF-lifting, it is not recommended to go to gym, sauna, steam room, solarium. It is highly recommended to use sun protection cream to avoid pigmentation on the skin.