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MiXto Micro Fractional Laser Treatment Vs Ulthera Ultra Sound Treatment?

I'm plannning to have the MiXto laser treatment and just learned about the Ulthera ultra sound treatment. I'm wondering which treatment provides the best results and how long the results last for each of the treatments? I'm 50 and fair-skinned with photo-damage, but I'm also starting to get some laxity in my neck.

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Fractional co2 laser vs. Ulthera

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Fractional CO2 laser and Ulthera ultrasound skin tightening treatments are not mutually exclusive. However, for a 50 years old fair-skinned individual with significant sun damage, I would go for Fractional CO2 laser resurfacing first as you will get medical as well as cosmetic benefits. Ulthera or Thermage can be helpful to tighten skin after laser resurfacing is performed.


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