How do I find a doctor that uses radio frequency to reduce masseter muscles in LA and is it safe?
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RF for masseter muscle reduction
Hello. I'm not sure either RF or Ultherapy will provide you with the results that you are seeking. We routinely use Pelleve RF for skin tightening but there is really no effect on the underlying tissues because the heat is much lower. With Ultherapy you can reach higher peak heat levels, but probably not high enough to have any effect on such a big stron muscle. Both technologies are extremely safe.
Safe Masseter Reduction with Radiofrequency, Ultrasound and/or Botox
Radiofrequency and/or ultrasound can be used for the masseter and would work well in combination with Botox to reduce the masseter. It is extremely safe. Please see an expert for a formal evaluation. Best, Dr. Emer
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