What Can Radiofrequency Treat?

At Omniya Clinic in London

Pure RF energy on its own is used to treat skin laxity primarily. It does this by tightening the skin. This makes it especially beneficial for anyone who is experiencing facial tissue sagging. It is effective on any skin type or colour, and it is particularly beneficial for people who are currently mid-30s to 50s. It is commonly used to treat the following…

  • The neck, tightening the skin and diminishing wrinkles on the beck
  • The jawline, diminishing jowling and sagging along the jawline
  • Cheeks, lighting slightly and diminishing enlarged pores
  • Under the eyes, thickening the skin and tightening and lifting the supper skin
  • The forehead, lifting the brows and tightening the forehead skin
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Face Contouring & Tightening Radiofrequency Treatments

Radiofrequency For Wrinkles And Lines

The treatment is successful when it comes to tightening and rejuvenating loose skin. It targets the skin’s deeper layers, helping to stimulate the production of new collagen. This helps with tackling any emerging frown lines, laughter lines, and crow’s feet, which tend to be linked with ageing skin.

Radiofrequency For Sagging Jowls

This treatment can also be used to help treat the appearance of sagging jowls, helping to tighten the skin and add definition to the jawline, creating a much younger-looking appearance. Smaller handpieces have been developed specifically in order to follow the face’s delicate contours. Radiofrequency energy can be used to smooth and tighten the skin around jowls and the cheeks.

Who Is A Good Candidate For The Face Contouring Treatment?

This sort of treatment is perfect for anyone who is experiencing dullness and loss of firmness in their skin. Not only does it boost the production of collagen, but it is also excellent in terms of general radiance. It is not recommended for skin with rosacea and broken capillaries, though. If you are unsure as to whether this is going to be the right treatment for you, there is no need to worry. All you need to do is give us a call and book a consultation. You will have your treatment area assessed by one of our experienced skin specialists who will make their recommendations regarding which sort of solution is going to be the best option for you.

What Should You Do Before Your Facial Rejuvenation Treatment?

You should try to avoid doing anything that is going to cause irritation to your skin before you have the treatment. This includes sunbathing, whether artificial or natural. Practitioners are also going to be unlikely to treat someone who has sunburn, for instance, as they would experience pain from the treatment because some heat would be being added to skin that has already been damaged. However, if you have an established tan, there is nothing wrong with this and you should be able to receive the treatment without issue. Some women find that their skin is more sensitive while they are on their menstrual cycle or just before it. Therefore, you may want to consider this when you are scheduling your appointment.

What Should You Expect From Your Facial Rejuvenation Treatment?

Before the treatment is carried out, we will have a careful discussion with you. We will look at your medical history and we will talk through your goals and expectations from the treatment. This is to make sure that skin contouring and tightening is the perfect solution for you. We will also ask you to sign a consent form to make sure that you have understand everything we have told you about the treatment and you would like to proceed.

In terms of the procedure, it is important to make sure you are not wearing any skincare products or makeup before the application of the RF device. If you do turn up with makeup on, we will provide you with cleanser to remove this. The treatment can then be carried out. You can sit and relax while we apply the pad to the treatment area.Most of product contain local anesthetic but some don’t. A numbing cream can be applied before to improve the comfort during the injection. The procedure takes between 15 and 30 minutes depending on which areas are treated. A massage of the area will be performed to make sure the product is well placed.

Are There Any Side Effects From Radiofrequency Treatment?

There aren’t a lot of side effects that are associated with this treatment. However, you should not worry if you do experience any minor side effects, for example, mild swelling and redness on the skin. This is something that your skin specialist will talk to you about in the consultation and after the treatment, providing you with some great aftercare advice.

If you would like to have this treatment alongside a different type of beauty treatment, all you need to do is speak to one of our practitioners about this. Radiofrequency treatment can often be used with other beauty therapies, and so there should not be much of a problem here. Simply discuss your goals with your skin specialist and they will be able to make their recommendations to you.