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Thermage vs Ulthera: Thermage is a homopolar radio frequency unit to tighten skin on face,neck, periocular, body. While the Ulthera (Ultrashape) is an ultrasonic devise to destroy fat in non thermal pulsed u;transonic waves. Both have limited results for the time needed and expenses used. If you desire non surgical therapy than either might offer the patient a minimal satisfactory result. ...Read more
I'm about to do my thermage operation very soon, my question is, any side effect? Can i see dramatic change before and after?
Im 46. My facial fat partially melted after using a radiofrequency at home thermage machine. would my body heal and rebuild the fat naturally?
Do not melt face fat: -Collagen. Thermage machines use radiofrequency engergy to create a uniform heating effect in the deep dermis Heating the collagen, denaturing the collagen.(like cooking scrambled eggs) Your body clears out the damaged collagen. Skin fibroblasts produce new healthy collagen. Good results- cheap face lift. Bad results melted face. You may need fillers. I would go to a dermatologist for advice. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer