Aging is a natural process, yet its signs, such as sagging skin and wrinkles, often feel anything but natural when you look in the mirror. While most people think surgery is the only way to turn back the hands of time, a great alternative is a non-surgical face and neck lift.
Over the years, cosmetic treatments have evolved, offering effective non-surgical options for those looking to rejuvenate their appearance. Dr. Neal Handel and his team at The Beverly Hills Plaza Medi Spa in Los Angeles, California, routinely carry out these cutting-edge treatments successfully.
This article explores three innovative treatments we offer: Profound Microneedling RF, PDO Thread Lift, and Morpheus8.
Profound microneedling RF adds a twist to traditional microneedling by incorporating radiofrequency (RF) energy. This treatment targets the lower layers of your skin to stimulate the production of collagen, elastin, and hyaluronic acid, the key components that make your skin appear youthful.
We use a handheld device with tiny needles to puncture your skin's surface. Radiofrequency energy is then delivered through these needles to heat the underlying layers of your skin. This heat creates a controlled 'damage,' which triggers your body's natural healing process. Your skin responds by producing more collagen and elastin, creating firmer, more youthful skin.
While "needles" might sound intimidating, the procedure is generally well-tolerated. The treatment takes about an hour, and most people can return to regular activities within a few days. Some redness and swelling are expected but typically subside quickly.
PDO thread lift is another minimally invasive treatment that offers immediate lifting effects. The procedure involves threading absorbable sutures consisting of polydioxanone (PDO) into your skin to lift and support sagging areas.
We insert these PDO threads under your skin using a fine needle. These threads have tiny barbs that grab onto your skin tissue, allowing us to pull the threads taut and lift sagging skin instantly. Over time, these threads dissolve, but first stimulate your skin to produce collagen naturally.
Some benefits of this procedure are:
One of the most appealing aspects of a PDO thread lift is that it's flexible, allowing for adjustments over time as the threads dissolve and natural collagen gets produced.
Morpheus8 combines microneedling and radiofrequency treatments for the face and other areas needing skin tightening, such as your stomach and thighs.
We use a specialized device with fine needles that penetrate deeper layers of your skin than traditional microneedling. Then, RF energy is passed through these needles, reaching the deeper skin layers to stimulate collagen production more effectively.
If you opt for this treatment, you can expect advantages such as:
What sets Morpheus8 apart is its versatility. It works across different skin types and tones and may be combined with other treatments for improved results.
If you're searching for effective yet non-invasive skin rejuvenation treatments, look no further than The Beverly Hills Plaza Medi Spa. We provide various options for lifting and tightening aging skin without surgery.
Aging might be inevitable, but looking your age isn't. Turn back the clock without going under the knife by scheduling an appointment with us or calling 310-504-5961 today.