Refirme – Skin Tightening
Syneron ELOS (RF) Wrinkle Reduction / Skin Tightening
Refirme skin tightening treatment by Syneron offers virtually painless treatment for wrinkles and skin contouring and tightening. Refirme combines safe and effective levels of infrared light and bipolar radio frequency energies to remodel the dermal layer of the skin by stimulating new collagen growth. Refirme is ideal for targeting those telltale signs of aging, including mild to moderate laxity, sagging under eyes, saggy brow lines, wrinkles, loss of elasticity, textural irregularities and nasolabial folds. Refirme ST has very low risk of side effects and virtually no downtime. Treatment can be done on face, neck, or other areas of the body.
How often are treatments done and how many treatments are needed?
Typically 3-5 consecutive treatments every 3-4 weeks are needed to achieve the best results. The total number of treatments necessary to achieve your desired results varies depending on your skin’s condition.
When can you expect to see results?
Most people will see gradual and cumulative results throughout the Refirme skin treatments. The best results are seen 3-6 months post completion with maintenance every 6 months.
How well is Refirme Skin Tightening tolerated?
Refirme is a gentle, comfortable treatment requiring no downtime. The procedure is well tolerated by most without any topical anesthetic or other means of analgesia. The treatment tip is chilled to provide contact cooling to the skin surface for enhanced safety and additional comfort.
Is treatment with the Refirme ST applicator safe?
Any aesthetic procedure has a risk of side effects. Elos Refirme possible side effects include superficial blistering, crusting, and pigmentary changes in the skin. These risks are rare and usually resolve quickly.
How long does the treatment take?
The amount of time for a treatment depends on the area(s) being treated. The average session takes approximately 45-75 minutes.