a healthy skin experience

Skin Tightening Treatments

Performed at our Phipps Plaza location.

Sciton® SkinTyte™ Skin Tightening

Treatments that achieve noticeable skin improvements without needing to go under the knife with plastic surgery have grown in popularity among many of today’s innovative laser systems and Sciton® SkinTyte™ is no exception. Sciton® SkinTyte™ skin tightening, available at AYA™ in Atlanta, GA is an advanced light-based laser system that uses a series of rapid, gentle pulses of infrared light energy to deeply heat collagen and tighten skin for a more youthful appearance. Built with a powerful cooling feature, SkinTyte™ treatments provide patients with a comfortable and safe way to address their skin tightening needs. Full results can take up to four months due to the body’s natural healing process and gradual rebuilding of new collagen that is used to firm the skin. Sciton® SkinTyte™ skin tightening is safe for all skin colors and improves the overall firmness of the skin on a variety of areas including the face, neck, abdomen and arms.

FAQs about SkinTyte™ Skin Tightening & Wrinkle Reduction

What is SkinTyte™?

SkinTyte™ is a complete anti-aging solution for targeting those telltale signs of aging, including, jowl and neck laxity, sagginess under the eyes, saggy brow lines, and nasolabial folds. Unlike conventional laser skin tightening treatments that are time and treatment intensive and often uncomfortable for many patients; SkinTyte ™ offers virtually painless and fast treatment for aging skin. You can achieve a more youthful, tightened, and lifted appearance without extended downtime, and this treatment is safe and effective for all skin types.

How does SkinTyte™ Skin Tightening work?

Heat is applied to the dermal tissue within the target treatment area. This stimulates collagen production and produces a firming effect in lax skin. Fine wrinkles are reduced, noticeable lifting can be observed and the texture of your skin becomes more smooth and elastic.

Is SkinTyte™ Skin Tightening right for me?

Sciton® technology’s enhanced patient safety and comfort features enables SkinTyte™ skin tightening to be a safe and effective solution for all skin types.

When can I expect to see results?

Most patients see gradual and cumulative results throughout the SkinTyte™ skin tightening treatments. The total number of required treatment sessions depends on your skin’s condition. Schedule a consultation to establish your personalized treatment schedule.

Does SkinTyte™ Skin Tightening hurt?

SkinTyte™ is a gentle, comfortable treatment requiring no downtime. Many patients return to normal activities immediately after their treatment. Cooling of the skin’s surface provides enhanced patient safety and additional comfort.

How much does it cost?

The price of SkinTyte™ skin tightening treatments vary depending on the size of the treatment area and the extent of skin laxity. Schedule a complimentary consultation for more details.

Ultherapy® Skin Tightening

Performed at our Avalon (Alpharetta, GA) location.

The latest in skin tightening technology, Ultherapy® uses ultrasound waves to lift, tighten, and tone sagging skin. As time passes the effects of sun damage, age, and gravity slow down collagen production leaving lax skin around our necks, foreheads, and cheeks. Ultherapy® treatments in Atlanta, GA stimulates collagen growth to help lift sagging eyebrows to give you a more awake and younger-looking appearance.  Using ultrasound generated heat, the Ulthera system targets the deeper layers of the skin to tighten weakened tissue and produce collagen for lasting rejuvenation.  As more collagen is produced after the procedure, you will gradually see a natural-looking and improved result.

The best part about skin tightening with Ultherapy® is that there is little downtime. Patients may appear flushed immediately following the treatment. However, they can return to work and other daily activities right away. Safe and effective, Ulthera® skin rejuvenation begins enhancing the skin after just one treatment. From there, the effects of the treatment build over the next two to three months as new collagen is generated within the dermis. Depending on your cosmetic goals and the condition of the treatment area(s), some patients benefit from multiple treatments.

Ideal Ultherapy® candidates are individuals whose neck and facial skin has become lax and less firm with time. Sagging eyelid skin or a descended brow line may qualify you for Ultherapy® skin tightening treatments. Check out our answers to your frequently asked questions about Ulthera® below.

Frequently Asked Questions about Ultherapy® Skin Tightening

How is Ultherapy® different from other facial rejuvenation procedures?

Unlike more invasive surgical procedures, Ultherapy® gives patients results with minimal downtime. The ultrasound waves utilized in Ultherapy® treatments target the same layers of tissue that are addressed in facelift and brow lift surgeries, but instead use heat produced by the sound waves to address skin laxity and sagging. The ultrasound energy penetrates through to the deeper layers of tissue to tighten the skin and activate the collagen-producing cells in the body.

What does an Ultherapy® treatment feel like?

Comfort levels vary by patient, and some people may feel slight, temporary discomfort when the ultrasound energy is being emitted. You can discuss your options for making your experience as pleasant as possible with one of our licensed providers.

What are the side effects of Ulthera®?

While your skin may look slightly irritated immediately after the procedure, the majority of patients are able to return to work and other daily activities immediately after the procedure. Any side effects are generally mild in nature and temporary. During your consultation, a provider can discuss  any potential side effects in more detail.

What can be treated with Ulthera®?

Ultherapy® is FDA approved to treat loose skin on the face and neck. Sometimes known as the “Non-Surgical Facelift,” Ulthera® works to help treat sagging brows, drooping eyelids, lax neck skin, and more.

Will I benefit from Ultherapy®?

Anyone whose skin has begun to sag or droop due to the effects of age, sun damage, and gravity would make a good candidate for Ultherapy®. Individuals with more advanced signs of aging may not be able reach their cosmetic goals with Ulthera® alone. For more information and to determine if Ulthera® would benefit your skin and help you reach your cosmetic goals, contact our office.

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