Body Thermage in Bellevue and Seattle - Naficy Plastic Surgery & Rejuvention Center



 
Naficy Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center

Thermage for Body

Thermage body lifting is an excellent alternative to a surgical body lift such as a tummy tuck, abdominoplasty, thigh lift, arm lift, or breast lift. Naficy Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center is Seattle premiere Thermage treatment center with over 15 years of experience with both non-surgical and surgical rejuvenation procedures. We don't just offer treatments. Rather we offer solutions customized to each patient's specific needs, desires, expectations, and budget.

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WHAT IS THE THERMAGE PROCEDURE?

Thermage is a non-surgical, non-invasive, no downtime, single treatment, cosmetic rejuvenation procedure that is clinically proven to tighten, firm, tone, contour and rejuvenate skin to help naturally restore a more youthful appearance. The Thermage procedure is administered in a doctor's office using the ThermaCool system, FDA cleared for the non-invasive treatment of wrinkles and folds, which utilizes a unique form of monopolar Capacitive Radiofrequency (CRF) technology to firm and tighten existing collagen and stimulate new natural collagen production. Immediate results from Thermage may be visible, but as new collagen is produced by your skin, Thermage results continue to improve for up to six months. The Thermage procedure is fast and easy, and requires no downtime from normal activities. Unlike lasers, the procedure can be performed on patients of all skin color.

HOW DOES THERMAGE WORK?

Thermage works by heating deep collagen fibers in the skin and underlying tissue, while protecting the skin's surface with a cooling spray. The treatment is performed with the patented ThermaCool device. The Thermage tip gently touches the skin, delivering the non-invasive CRF energy deep beneath the skin. This deep uniform heating action stimulates the skin to create new collagen and to remodel existing collagen. Thermage may even cause the deep structures in the skin and underlying tissue to tighten immediately following the Thermage procedure. Over time, new and remodeled collagen is produced to further tighten skin and renew skin contours.





With aging, the collagen strands that support the skin becomes loose (left) and the skin sags. Thermage penetrates the collagen strands (right) stimulating them to remodel and tighten





As the collagen strands tighten, they lift up the skin. Sometimes the effect of Thermage may be immediate





Remodeling of the collagen and tightening of loose skin (left) continues for months after Thermage. Results of Thermage treatment (right) are fully visible after 4-6 months

BEFORE & AFTER THERMAGE PHOTOS

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Body Thermage treatment to abdomen (loose stomach skin)


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Body Thermage treatment to abdomen (loose stomach skin)


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Body Thermage treatment to abdomen (loose stomach skin)


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Body Thermage treatment to abdomen (loose stomach skin)


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Body Thermage treatment to abdomen (loose stomach skin)


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Body Thermage treatment to abdomen (loose stomach skin)


Before thermage treatment to arms
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Thermage treatment to arms

Face Thermage Photos


Before thermage treatment to body and neck
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Thermage treatment to body and neck


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Thermage treatment to body and neck


Before thermage treatment to jowls
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Thermage treatment to jowls

HOW LONG DOES THE THERMAGE PROCEDURE TAKE?

The Thermage procedure is a completely non-invasive, safe treatment that is performed only in a doctor's office by medically trained professionals. Depending on the size of the area to be treated, the procedure may take as little as 20 minutes for the face or up to two hours for body Thermage treatments.

HOW MANY THERMAGE TREATMENTS WILL I NEED?

Unlike many laser procedures requiring four or more sessions, a single Thermage treatment produces results in the majority of patients. The treating doctor will determine the course of treatment that is right for each patient, based on the patient's needs and goals. Many of your Thermage patients choose to repeat the procedure after a few years to further rejuvenate their skin.

WHEN WILL I SEE RESULTS FROM THERMAGE?

Immediate results may be visible after Thermage and will typically improve over time. Measurable tightening and contouring improvements appear gradually over a two to six month time period following a single Thermage treatment session.

WHERE ON THE FACE CAN THE THERMAGE PROCEDURE BE PERFORMED?

Thermage treatments can be performed in the following facial areas:

  • Thermage forehead lift and brow lift
  • Thermage cheek lift
  • Thermage jowl lift
  • Thermage neck lift
  • Thermage full face lift
  • Thermage full face and neck lift

WHERE ON THE BODY CAN THE THERMAGE PROCEDURE BE PERFORMED?

Thermage treatments can be performed in the following body areas:

  • Thermage tummy tuck or Thermage abdominoplasty
  • Thermage buttock lift
  • Thermage inner thigh lift
  • Thermage outer thigh lift
  • Thermage knees
  • Thermage arm lift or Thermage brachioplasty
  • Thermage upper chest lift
  • Thermage breast lift or Thermage mastopexy

WHAT OTHER TREATMENTS MAY BE COMBINED WITH BODY THERMAGE?

Thermage treatments on the can be combined effectively with Mesotherapy as well, for even more dramatic results. Mesotherapy is a 100% natural substance injected into the layers of fat under the skin. Mesotherapy works to melt away the fat from within. Thermage combined with Mesotherapy will provide an overall fat-reducing, skin tightening treatment - all without surgery or downtime. Thermage may also be combined with liposuction for more dramatic and immediate results.

WHAT DOES THE THERMAGE PROCEDURE FEEL LIKE?

With each touch of the Thermage device, the patient experiences a brief sensation of deep warmth heating as the CRF energy is delivered to the skin and underlying tissue. This deep heating sensation is an indication that collagen is reaching effective temperatures for tightening. To protect the skin and make the treatment more comfortable, the surface of the skin is cooled before, during, and after each application of CRF energy. Patient feedback on the level of heat sensation experienced during the Thermage procedure will help guide the doctor to balance procedural comfort with maximum results. The provider at times offer light pain medications prior to treatment to minimize sensation.

HOW LONG WILL THE EFFECTS OF THE THERMAGE PROCEDURE LAST?

The Thermage procedure may in some instances immediately tighten existing collagen as well as continue to stimulate new natural collagen production for up to six months following the treatment. Results of Thermage may last for years depending on your skin condition and aging process.

IS THE THERMAGE PROCEDURE SAFE?

The Thermage procedure has an excellent safety record. With over 300,000 estimated worldwide patient treatments to date the reported incidence of side effects is less than 0.4%. The most frequently reported incidents are classified as swelling, redness, bumps, and rarely blisters on or around the treated area. These side effects may resolve in a few days or weeks. Consult with your provider regarding this and any other questions you may have on the safety record of the Thermage procedure.

IS THERMAGE THE ONLY RADIOFREQUENCY TECHNOLOGY ON THE MARKET TODAY?

While there are other skin care technologies that use radiofrequency energy (such as Polaris and Titan), only the Thermage proprietary monopolar capacitive radiofrequency technology delivers deep uniform volumetric heating powerful enough to naturally tighten and contour skin and underlying tissue. Also, Thermage achieves results in a single treatment compared to other technologies that may require five or more treatment sessions.

How much does the Thermage Procedure Cost?

Thermage for Face

Cheeks & Jowls $1,950
Cheeks, Jowls & Neck $1,950
Full Face $1,950
Jowls & Neck $1,950
Full Face & Neck $1,950

Thermage for Body

Abdomen $1,950
Chest (Décolleté) $1,950
Breasts $1,950
Buttocks $1,950
Thighs (inner & outer) $1,950
Knees $1,950
Arms $1,950

Thermage for Cellulite

Abdomen $1,950*
Buttocks $1,950*
Thighs $1,950*
Arms $1,950*

*Depending on size of the area being treated a second Thermage tip may be necessary at an added cost of $975

CONTACT US

If you are interested in Thermage or other rejuvenation procedures offered by Naficy Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center please contact us for a no charge consultation. You will find our staff to be knowledgeable, professional, accommodating, and honest.


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