It is the latest technology on the radar, it ticks all the boxes, it’s a game changer. Ultraformer III has great results, no downtime and minimal side effects. It has been labelled as the most exciting international evolution, a ground-breaking technology, the hottest new procedure, so what exactly is it?
What is Ultraformer III?
It is the most advanced non-surgical face and neck tightening procedure. A non-invasive way to lift, tighten and contour your face and body. It uses High intensity focused ultrasound to lift and tighten the skin without significant downtime, allowing our patients to return to daily activities immediately after treatment.
How does Ultraformer III work?
A targeted facial firming, lifting and rejuvenating treatment, Ultraformer III uses the power of gentle yet powerful micro-focused ultrasound to lift not just the skin but also the deep muscle layer underneath. Ultraformer III can be targeted to treat the dermis, subcutaneous tissue and the SMAS (superficial muscle aponeurotic system), which is the same layer of tissue that surgeons manipulate in a face lift. It promotes maximum collagen rejuvenation meaning plumper, smoother more youthful skin.
Who is a good candidate for Ultraformer III work?
Ultraformer III is ideal for firming hard to reach areas such as the eyes, neck, chest and arms, and excellent for improving tummy post babies. It has a range of amazing benefits that make it highly accessible and treatments can be tailored for a variety of individual skin concerns and skin types. It is commonly used to lift the brow and forehead, the under-eye area, cheeks, midface, jaw line and neck.
Each layer of skin can be treated separately so treatment is tailored according to the individual’s requirements.
Are men good candidates for Ultraformer III treatment?
Men are also very good candidates for Ultraformer III treatment. Over time men lose laxity in their skin just as women do. Ultraformer III simply tightens what is already their rather than altering the shape or volume of the face, and can be a good start point in men that are hesitant to have cosmetic procedures.
Other benefits of Ultraformer treatment?
Ultraformer III can improve the skin texture and lifting the eyes (like a brow lift) as the connective tissue is restored. Not only does it address wrinkles but it also lifts the skin and improves texture, tone and pore size.
How long does Ultraformer treatment take?
The beauty of Ultraformer III is that treatments usually last between 30- 60 minutes, depending on the area being treated and your individual treatment plan. The procedure that uses the body’s own subtle healing response to gently and gradually restore memory to the skin and its underlying tissue.
How long do results last?
Patients may see some effect almost immediately. True results develop over time as old collagen is regenerated with new collagen. As this collagen regeneration process continues up to 6 months after the initial treatment patients see continuing improvement over time.
How many treatments are needed?
The majority of patients only need 1-2 initial treatments. Patients will enjoy some initial effect immediately following the procedure, the ultimate lifting will take place over 2-3 months, as tired collagen is rejuvenated and supplemented with new, stronger collagen. Touch-up treatments could be performed in 1 year intervals, depending on the degree of lifting and tightening that needs to be addressed.
Are there any side effects?
You may see some initial redness which will disappear within hours following your treatment. Some mild swelling and tenderness can persist for longer. It signals that beneficial process of collagen regeneration has begun. Ultraformer III skin tightening is clinically proven to be safe, with natural and gradual rejuvenation effects. Some patients may experience bruising or tingling for a longer period of time, this is normal and will self-resolve.