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Thermage FLX

Skin Tightening Treatment

Coming to Westridge Medical Vinesse Aesthetics!

Thermage FLX Ultimate Skin Tightening

After smooth, younger looking skin? Now you can kick start your body’s natural renewal process with Thermage FLX, the ultimate in skin tightening treatments. 

Enjoy beautiful natural looking results without surgery or injections and only in minutes! Smooth and contour the skin of your face, eyes and body for an overall younger looking appearance.

Thermage FLX is a premium, non-invasive skin tightening treatment used to boost collagen production. It uses energy focussed radio frequency which tightens, smooths and contours your skin. This treatment uses heat which energy allows your body to kick start its own natural renewal process within the deepest layers of your skin, thereby effectively treating fine lines, wrinkles and uneven skin.

IS THIS PROCEDURE FOR ME?

Thermage FLX is the ideal treatment for anyone who is beginning to see the effects of collagen depletion and you feel your skin needs tightening. Generally from over the age of 35 is when you may start to experience mild to moderate skin laxity. If you have sun damage, the results will only be effective if it’s moderate. Treatment is most effective if you are a non-smoker and also the applicator cannot be applied to any tattooed areas.

This is the ideal treatment for those who are looking for gradual results of a non-invasive treatment with little or no downtime. It is the perfect solution when surgery is too much and lotions are not enough. 

To ensure this treatment is right for you, please schedule an appointment for a personalised consultation with our highly trained GP at Westridge Medical in Toowoomba.

Thermage FLX machine

WHEN CAN I EXPECT RESULTS ?

After a single treatment you will notice results will start to develop after about a week and will continue to become more noticeable over the course of around 2 – 6 months. To maintain your results, a follow up treatment may be required after 12 months. Results can last for one to two years depending on your skin’s condition and ageing process.

BENEFITS OF THERMAGE FLX

You will benefit from noticeably reduced appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, along with improvement of tone and texture. Your skin will appear plump and tightened. Treatment around the eyes can improve crow’s feet, providing smoother, more awakened eyes. Treat areas of the face and also the body including: neck, eyelids, tummy, arms, hands, thighs, and buttocks.

WHY IS THERMAGE MORE EFFECTIVE THAN OTHER TREATMENTS?

There are so many laser and radio frequency procedures which will smooth the surface of your skin, however there is no other treatment that will heat as deeply as Thermage. Thermage is highly effective at renewing collagen as it heats the most inner layers of the skin. The results will leave you with an overall younger looking appearance.

WHAT RESULTS CAN I EXPECT TO SEE?

You can expect to visually see the results of tightening of collagen, eg:

  • Tighter and smoother skin with reduced sagging
  • Redefined contours under the chin area and along the jawline
  • Fine lines and wrinkles soften around the mouth, the eyes and the forehead
  • Eyes look brighter
  • Sagging under the eyes is reduced
  • Skin on the eyelids is smoother

HOW MANY TREATMENTS WILL I NEED?

Results will be visible after just one treatment. Your results will continue to improve over time. You may need a follow up maintenance treatment after 12 months.

HOW LONG DO THE RESULTS LAST?

A single treatment can last for as much as 1 to 2 years, depending on the laxity of the skin and ageing process. You’ll notice gradual and measurable results over a four to six month process.

WHEN WILL I SEE RESULTS?

Generally you will begin to see gradual, noticeable results within four – six months.

AFTER CARE AND MAINTENANCE

No downtime is required after Thermage FLX treatment. Normal activities can be resumed without any special treatments or protocols, but basic skin care maintenance and sunscreen application, which is highly recommended.

WHAT CAN I EXPECT DURING THE PROCEDURE?

Thermage FLX is a pain free, non surgical procedure. The treatment involves mild vibration of the face, which can be soothing for patients. A short heating sensation may be experienced when the device touches your skin, followed by a cooling sensation that will protect your skin and minimise discomfort.

Throughout the procedure, your clinician will check-in with you regarding the temperature to ensure you are comfortable. You may take over-the-counter pain medication 2 hours prior to your treatment, however most patients are able to complete treatment without the need of pain relief.

The procedure takes approximately 45 mins for the face, and 90 mins for other body parts. This timing all depends on the size, location and condition of the treated area. You can expect to return to your usual routine straight after a procedure.

ARE THERE ANY SIDE EFFECTS?

After treatment there may be some temporary redness or minor swelling, however this will begin to disappear after 24hours.

Before commencing any medical procedure your history will be reviewed at an initial consultation.

DOES IT HURT?

Thermage FLX incorporates vibrations on the face and body, this system has been shown to provide comfort to patients. Patients feel a brief heating sensation when the tip of the treatment device touches the skin, followed by a cooling sensation designed to help protect the skin and reduce any discomfort. 

Thermage FLX is is coming soon to Westridge Medical Vinesse Aesthetics in Toowoomba and offered by our highly trained Doctors – Dr Vinu Ramnanan and Dr Jim McConochie.

For further information and to book an initial consultation please contact our  reception on (07) 4636 6844.

Our staff are highly trained and instructed by highly respected cosmetic dermatology educators for doctors, nurses and therapists.

We offer the best health care for the whole family. Our staff believe in making a difference to the quality of life with the best health.

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