Fractional radiofrequency is a state-of-the-art non-surgical treatment to aid the formation of new collagen and in an attempt to firm up lax or aging skin. It also helps slow and reduce the appearance of fine wrinkles. In addition, it has the quality of having a very short recovery and downtime compared to other rejuvenating devices such as lasers or some other more invasive surgical treatment.
Fractional radiofrequency treatment is performed on an outpatient basis. Anesthetic cream is applied for one hour before the procedure in the area to be treated for greater comfort of the patient. The treatment itself is quick with a short duration of 30-45 minutes depending on the area and extension of the area to be treated. The head of the device is moved across the skin, pausing at each point so that the microneedles penetrate the deep dermis and generate sufficient heat before moving to another area. At the moment of penetration, you may have a slight sensation of very tolerable pain followed by a sensation of heat.
The number of treatments is usually 3 sessions in a row, separated every 30 days. A reassessment is carried out 6 months after the first session. For the maintenance of the skin, two sessions per year are recommended, one every 6 months.
The radiofrequency treatment is painless, so it does not require the application of anesthesia or special skin preparation by the patient.
Minimal side effects are seen with treatments if done correctly.
It does not present health risks.
Recovery time is minimal.
People of all ages who wish to reduce or disappear various blemishes such as scars. It is not recommended for certain skin tones or for people with keloid scarring.
Treatment results may vary but are seen regularly around the third month.
Avoid sun exposure, always use sun protection (50+) twice a day, protect the skin from ultraviolet radiation to avoid post-inflammatory pigmentation, apply moisturizing gel when sleeping, avoid contact with irritating products, avoid other treatment during the 7-days recovery time and wash the area with mild soaps or cleansers.
Fractional facial radiofrequency refers to a non-invasive aesthetic treatment where the collagen fibers of the skin are regenerated, which are responsible for keeping the tissues firm.
The so-called fractionated radiofrequency with microneedles is part of the fractionated technologies, procedures in which the skin is treated by means of microdots to improve its elasticity, tone and color, promoting the regeneration of new tissue and combating the processes of natural aging of the skin.