What Equipment and Training Does One Need to Effectively Perform Ultherapy in a Home Setting?

Is using Ultherapy at home just as safe effective when compared to a medical setting?

Doctor Answers (3)

Ultherapy is only available in the doctor's office

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There is not a home therapy available for Ulthera. It is a focused intense ultrasound energy that often requires medical treatment to minimize the discomfort. Even lesser treatments which can provide improvement such as Pelleve, are not at-home treatments.


Manhattan Dermatologist
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No do it yourself Ulthera

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Ulthera uses microfcpocused ultrasound at high energy to stimulate collagen regeneration for a lifting effect. It would not be safe to do on your own so it must be done under a physician's supervision.

Richard Baxter, MD
Seattle Plastic Surgeon
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Ultherapy is an in-office outpatient procedure

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Ultherapy is only available in physician offices. It is an effective way to lift and tighten the skin of the face and neck.

Melissa Chiang, MD
Houston Dermatologist
5.0 out of 5 stars 4 reviews

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