As patients seek newer and more advanced aesthetic procedures to treat aging and skin problems, technology just gets better and better. Ona Skin in Belle Meade and Nashville is proud to introduce the latest generation of microneedling is called Genius Microneedling. This technique uses radiofrequency microneedling technology or RFM. This device, called the Genius device, is created by Lutronic Aesthetic, a USA company.
Genius RF Microneedling
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What is Genius RF Microneedling?
Genius RF Microneedling is an advanced cosmetic treatment that aids in the treatment of several skin conditions such as scarring, acne, pigmentation issues, big pores, sun damage, and stretch marks. Typically, it successfully treats reduced elasticity of the skin, fine lines, and wrinkles. Using micro-needles to produce a series of microscopic openings in the skin, delivering channels for fractional RF energy. This allows us to deliver an increased amount of heat, deep into the tissue that gives a better, more effective treatment with quicker results. This treatment can be used to treat wrinkles, skin texture, stretch marks, skin laxity on the face, body and neck. It can be used to treat all skin types.
Benefits Of Genius RF Microneedling
The Genius RF Microneedling treatment at Ona Skin is a revolutionary skin treatment that blends the good aspects of microneedling and energy through radiofrequency and is more effective than other forms of microneedling skin treatments. The process is minimally invasive, with little to no discomfort. Before treatment, a topical numbing lotion is applied to prevent potential discomfort.
Depending on areas to be treated, a session can last up to 30 minutes. There is minimal downtime, and significant improvements can be seen soon after the treatment is completed.
What Does Genius Microneedling treat?
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Scar and acne scarring
- Sagging skin
- Overall aging
- Face rejuvenation
- Neck rejuvenation
Is Genius RF Microneedling safe for all skin types?
Genius RF is delivered into the deeper layers of the dermis, bypassing the basal layer and greatly reducing the risk of hyperpigmentation, making this treatment safer for most skin types.
Who is a good candidate for Genius RF Microneedling?
Because the Genius RF Microneedling treatment at Ona Skin can be used on all skin types and skin tones, this is the perfect treatment for anyone who is looking to help prevent signs of aging and/or skin improvement. This procedure is safe for healthy individuals who are non-smokers, are not pregnant or breastfeeding, or are currently experiencing a skin infection. Patients who undergo this treatment should also have realistic expectations about their results.
Before and After
Courtesy of Deborag Manjoney, MD, USA
Courtesy of Sarah Mess, MD, USA
Courtesy of Guy Cappuccino, MD, USA
Courtesy of Omar Ibrahimi, MD, USA
What should I expect during the treatment?
QUESTION: How does the treatment feel?
ANSWER: You will feel some heat and pressure. The treatment is tolerable but your physician will work with you to maximize your comfort level. Compared with CO2 lasers, many find Lutronic Genius much more comfortable.
QUESTION: How long does the treatment take and how many will I need?
ANSWER: The treatment time varies depending on the area being treated. A treatment could take as little as 30 minutes and up to an hour. Your physician will discuss your goals, which will determine the length and number of treatments you will need. Many see results after just one treatment!
What should I expect after the treatment?
QUESTION: How long is the downtime?
ANSWER: There is initial redness and swelling which substantially subsides after 24-36 hours, but can take up to a week to completely resolve. Most people resume normal activities within 48 hours.
QUESTION: How long before I see results?
ANSWER: You can expect to see some changes within a day or two after the procedure. However, your body will continue to build collagen for several weeks after that, so you will see improvement over the next six months.
QUESTION: How long will my results last?
ANSWER: Unlike many other procedures, this has long-lasting results as it is your own body at work. With proper maintenance and a good skin care regimen, the effects could last for years.
Contact Our Office
If you’re interested in learning more about Genius Microneedling in Nashville, contact Ona Skincare to schedule your consultation today.
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