The loose skin on the lower face and neck is a sad fact of aging. It is also the most visible part of the body. As such, people often go to great lengths to reverse these telltale signs. Now, a new laser-light procedure, called the Skin-Tyte, that claims to lift sagging skin in minutes can help them age gracefully.
Highlights of Skin-Tyte
a. This is a new light energy laser that provides a series of skin-firming treatments.
b. The laser uses light energy to deliver heat to the deeper layer of the skin called the dermis.
c. The practitioner makes several passes over the same area with the laser handpiece.
d. Each time, the heat builds up more and more.
e. It stimulates the body's natural repair cells, the fibroblasts, to generate new collagen.
f. It can safely be used on any skin type or color.
g. Besides the face and neck areas, it can also be used on the arms, legs and abdomen.
h. Though some results are visible instantly, the tightening continues for four months after the procedure.
i. It can also minimize fine lines and wrinkles.
j. The entire procedure takes about 45 minutes for each session.
k. A total of four sessions is recommended for best results.
l. Results last for over a year.
a. This is not a completely pain-free procedure.
b. It can get extremely hot in certain areas.