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RF Microneedling

RFM (radiofrequency microneedling) in a very effective facial treatment which smooths fine lines and wrinkles, diminishes acne scars and enlarged pores, helps reverse sun damage, and tightens the skin. Treatments rejuvenate the skin by combining two clinically proven therapies, delivering results in half-the-time of standalone treatments.

RFM kickstarts the body’s natural healing process using radiofrequency energy and ultrafine needles. The needles penetrate the skin and deliver RF energy at customized, precise depths. This combination induces a healing response for all skin types, even challenging skin.

Collagen and elastin are necessary to smooth and tighten skin and can address a variety of concerns, including wrinkles, acne scars, enlarged pores and more. This an ideal treatment for anyone looking for excellent results without the need for surgery or injectables. The result is a much more youthful, healthy and radiant complexion.

KEY BENEFITS

  • Fast results
  • Safe for all skin types
  • Little to no pain
  • Very little downtime
  • Customizable for optimal results

COMMONLY TREATED CONDITIONS

  • Wrinkles
  • Skin Laxity
  • Stretch Marks
  • Acne Scars
  • Sun Damage
  • Enlarged Pores
  • Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)

What is it? (Technology + How It Works)

The RFM treatment includes ultrafine needles that are inserted into the skin to cause microdamage, which stimulates the production of collagen and elastin.

Radiofrequency energy, which is a controlled heat, penetrates the skin deeper into the mid-level dermis. This causes the production of more collagen and elastin, improving results while lifting and tightening the skin.

Radiofrequency microneedling is less invasive than procedures like chemical peels and dermabrasion.

How long before I see results?

Most clients typically begin to see results 2-3 weeks after their first treatment. Results improve over time as collagen production increases, with the full effects of the procedure seen around 12 weeks after the final treatment.

How long do the results last?

Results can last up to a year or more.

How long is the downtime?

There is no downtime, though there can be some redness and possible tenderness. Most people resume their normal activities directly after the procedure.

How many treatments will I need?

Typically between 1 and 3 treatments are recommended top deliver the best results. The number of treatments can also depend on treatment goals per individual. Maintenance sessions, if desired, are only performed once or twice a year. or best results.

About the procedure

RFM treatments are very fast, taking approximate 10 to 20 minutes. The procedure is minimally invasive, with clients reporting low levels of discomfort. A tingling sensation may be experienced and the radio frequency can cause the skin to feel warm.
Pre-treatment
  • Avoid using non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAIDs) like aspirin, Motrin, Advil, ibuprofen, or any other non-Tylenol, non-acetaminophen, product for two weeks before treatment to reduce the risk of bruising.
  • For 1-2 weeks before treatment, avoid skin-irritating therapies (waxing, depilatories, etc.)
  • Use sun protection at all times and refrain from using self-tanners, tanning beds, or direct sun exposure for at least 4 weeks prior to treatment.
  • Avoid any known skin irritants, such as retinoids, alpha and/or beta hydroxy acids, for three to five days before treatment.
Day of treatment
Skin should be clean the day of treatment, including not wearing makeup or applying any types of cream.
Post-treatment
  • For 24 to 48 hours, avoid using hot tubs, steam rooms, saunas, or taking very hot showers in order to decrease excessive sweating.
  • Wear sunscreen and try to stay out of the sun while your skin recovers.
  • Exfoliating cleansers, toners, scrubs, serums, or masks should not be used for 7–14 days following treatment if they contain AHA, BHA, or Retin-A (Vitamin A).
  • For comfort, cool compresses may be used, and the treated region should be tenderly handled for at least 12 to 24 hours.
Complimentary Treatments

ICOone Face Treatments increase long-term benefits by encouraging lymphatic drainage, ridding the body of metabolic waste and excess fat. ICOone Face treatments also work to stimulate collagen and elastin, improving the speed and results of the treatment even more.

Radiofrequency treatments are an easy way to help firm and tighten the skin, while also stimulating collagen and elastin production. This is an easy, 100% painless way to encourage faster, more long-term results.

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