Loose excess skin, whether it’s from significant weight loss or from natural aging, can surprise you and affect your confidence. Rather than covering up your body, you can get gentle and safe skin tightening treatments at Reviva Medical Aesthetics in Chester, Virginia. To find out more about how skin tightening treatments can help you love your body, call Reviva Medical Aesthetics or book your appointment online today.
Loose skin makes you look older and heavier. While it’s often an unavoidable part of aging, loose skin can also affect men and women of all ages who have recently lost a drastic amount of weight.
To combat these changes to your appearance, Reviva Medical Aesthetics offers skin tightening treatments with lasting results. They work by stimulating the production of collagen and elastin in the tissues beneath your skin. In the 3-6 months after each session, your skin continuously tightens to make you look noticeably younger and slimmer.
You can tighten saggy or loose skin nearly anywhere on your body. Many skin tightening patients choose to target their:
Skin tightening treatments can also make the cellulite on your thighs, buttocks, or core look more subtle. Individual results vary, and your Reviva Medical Aesthetics provider can tell you how many treatments you’ll need to get to your ideal results.
Skin tightening treatments are noninvasive and less risky than surgery. After a thorough evaluation of your skin’s condition and your medical history, your provider decides whether skin tightening treatments are your best bet.
You might be a good candidate for skin tightening if you:
Skin tightening treatments are appropriate for any skin texture or color. Generally, they’re painless and easily tolerable for anyone.
For two weeks before your appointment, you need to avoid blood-thinning medications such as aspirin. It’s important that you tell your physician all of the medications that you take during your consultation.
As usual, you should also be diligent about protecting your skin from the sun before your treatment. Be sure to wear sunscreen and avoid direct, prolonged sunlight for a few days before you come to Reviva Medical Aesthetics. You should come to your appointment having bathed or showered without using oils, creams, or fragrances.
Loose skin can make you feel the need to cover up and hide your face and body. To tighten your skin and find your confidence again, call Reviva Medical Aesthetics or book your appointment online today.