When will I see results?
Recently published studies conducted by ThermageTM
show that measurable tightening improvements appear gradually over 2 to 6
months after a single treatment session. However many patients have reported an earlier response.
How many treatments will I need?
Unlike many laser procedures requiring four of more sessions, a single ThermageTM
treatment has produced results in the
majority of patients. You will be advised by the doctor to determine the course of treatment that is right for you.
How long does is take?
procedure can take anywhere from a few minutes to an hour, depending the size of the treatment area. Additional
time may be required for skin preparation prior to the procedure.
What will my skin feel like after the procedure?
Immediately following a ThermageTM
procedure, your skin should feel tighter, smoother and more youthful. Over time, you will
notice additional tightening.
How long will the effects of the ThermageTM procedure last?
procedure causes immediate tightening of the collagen structure, with additional tightening over time.
Unpublished reports by experienced cosmetic physicians indicate that results may last 5 years based on the patient's
natural aging process.