Can anti-inflammatory drugs like Celebrex or Etodolac inhibit Thermage treatment?

Can taking anti-inflammatory drugs like Celebrex or Etodolac can inhibit the Thermage treatment to work completely?

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Medications and Thermage

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The medicines that yo are referring to are anti-inflamatory ones and should not affect Thermage.  Thermage works through radiofreqency heating of the skin deeply to produce new collagen. Thermage is a great procedure to tighten and lift the skin.  If you combine it with Kybella for the neck you will have amazing results.  Best, Dr. Green

Thermage treatment

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Thermage radio frequency delivers heat deeply into the skin to tighten existing collagen and stimulate the production of new collagen.  Anti-inflammatory medication should not affect the results of Thermage.

Martie Gidon, MD, FRCPC
Toronto Dermatologist

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