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Tightening Loose Facial and Body Skin
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When addressing "loose skin" of the face it is important...
When addressing "loose skin" of the face it is important to address the issue from both a "quantity" perspective as well as a "quality" perspective. Lets us first discuss "quantity". As we age we lose volume in our face (primarily fat). As a result skin can hang down as gravity acts on it creating droopiness, wrinkles and bands. This can be thought of as excess skin and is similar in concept to a dress that becomes too large as its owner loses...
What Really Works For Skin Tightening- Surgery is Best But There Are Other Optiions
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Tightening of the Skin
Thank you for your question. I would suggest Ultherapy for facial skin tightening. Ultherapy deposits focused ultrasound energy below the surface of the skin to stimulate the body’s creation of new collagen. As a result, skin will actually begin to lift and tone over time. Collagen is a natural protein that gives skin its youthfulness by keeping it firmed, toned and elastic. Plus, the treatment is completely non-invasive and does not require downtime. I have seen excellent results with the...
Your skin is complex and tightening of skin is based on your skin quality, elasticity, genetics, diet and the care (ie suncreen to prevent sun damage) you have exhibited. There are no easy answers but there are temporary solutions (non-surgical) and more lasting surgical solutions that can be presented to you by a plastic surgeon once your skin is evaluated.
Tightening loose facial and body skin is best done through surgery
Tightening loose facial and body skin is best done through surgery. You’re not going to get a lot of lift from a laser treatment.
The best way to tighten loose skin is through a...
The best way to tighten loose skin is through a comprehensive face/neck lift. Loose facial skin will also have loose fascial attachments and muscles of the face, specifically in the neck and jowl area. Therefore the skin and its underlying structures must be tightened to achieve long-lasting results. Tightening the skin alone can leave the patient with a pulled, tightened, and wind tunneled look.