SkinTyte is one of the safest, most optimized, most cost-effective ways to give patients younger-looking skin. As we age, our skin tends to lose its firmness and elasticity, particularly around the jawline and neck, making us look older. SkinTyte can effectively counteract these effects, helping you achieve a more youthful and revitalized look.
Commonly asked questions about SkinTyte™
Before undertaking any procedure, you will want to be confident in your knowledge. Find the details on SkinTyte™ here.
1. What is SkinTyte?
SkinTyte is a non-invasive cosmetic treatment that employs infrared light technology to heat the skin and stimulate its natural healing process. This results in an improved appearance of sagging skin, particularly around areas like the face, neck, abdomen, and arms.
2. Am I a good candidate for SkinTyte?
SkinTyte is a suitable option for individuals of all skin types seeking to enhance the appearance of sagging skin without resorting to surgery. Factors such as aging, sun damage from UV light, smoking, stress, excessive alcohol intake, and an unhealthy lifestyle can contribute to the depletion of collagen and elastin in the dermis, leading to sagging over time. Clinicians can create personalized treatment plans tailored to each individual’s specific skin type and goals, making SkinTyte an accessible option for many.
3. What areas can be treated with SkinTyte?
SkinTyte treatments can be used on any part of the body where you want to improve the firmness of your skin, including:
4. How is SkinTyte performed?
During a SkinTyte session, a series of pulses are applied to the treatment area using infrared light technology. This technology heats the skin while simultaneously protecting its surface. The treatment is generally comfortable and quick, typically lasting around 30 minutes, depending on the treated area. Topical anesthetics are not usually required but may be used on more sensitive areas.
5. How long does SkinTyte take to perform?
SkinTyte treatments are typically quick and efficient. While the face and neck treatments can usually be completed within 30 minutes, the exact duration may vary based on the size of the treated area.
6. What is recovery like after SkinTyte?
Following a SkinTyte session, patients may experience mild redness, swelling similar to a sunburn sensation, and skin tightness, which typically subsides within a few minutes after the procedure. Patients can immediately resume their regular activities, with the option to apply makeup and sunscreen after each session.
7. How soon will I see results?
Results from SkinTyte may vary among individuals, with some experiencing noticeable improvements shortly after treatment. However, it typically takes up to four months for the full extent of results to become apparent. In most cases, peak results from a SkinTyte treatment series are seen starting around three months after completion.
8. How long do results last?
SkinTyte treatments typically provide long-lasting results due to the stimulation of the body’s natural healing process through infrared light energy. However, the duration of results may vary based on individual factors and personal skin care routines. To maintain and further enhance the effects of the treatment, periodic maintenance sessions may be recommended.
9. How much does SkinTyte cost in Canada?
The cost of SkinTyte treatments in Canada can fluctuate based on the specific clinic, location, and the number of sessions required. Individuals are advised to consult with a qualified clinician for pricing details customized to their unique needs.
10. What are the risks of SkinTyte?
SkinTyte is an FDA-approved system known for its safety and superior comfort compared to other bulk heating approaches. Potential side effects, if any, are usually mild and may include temporary redness or swelling in the treated area. Overall, SkinTyte is considered a low-risk treatment option.