What Is Skin Tightening With Forma And How Does It Work?

As we age, our skin begins to lose its natural elasticity and firmness, resulting in the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. There are currently various treatments available to address aging skin, but one non-invasive and effective option is Forma Skin Tightening.

Keep reading to find out what Forma Skin Tightening is, how it works, its benefits, and who the ideal candidate is for this innovative radiofrequency treatment.

What Is a Med Spa?

A med spa or medical spa is a healthcare facility that offers non-invasive cosmetic treatments, such as laser hair removal, facials, Botox injections, and other aesthetic services.

Med spas are staffed with licensed providers that carry out these treatments. Best of all, they’re also designed to provide a spa-like atmosphere for a truly relaxing experience.

What is Forma Skin Tightening?

Forma Skin Tightening is a non-invasive, radiofrequency (RF) based treatment designed to tighten and rejuvenate the skin.

Using cutting-edge technology, Forma delivers controlled, targeted heat energy to the deeper layers of the skin, stimulating collagen production and remodeling the skin’s structure. This results in a firmer, more youthful appearance with no downtime and discomfort.

How Forma Skin Tightening Works

  1. Forma uses a handheld device to deliver RF energy to the skin’s surface. The RF energy heats the deep layers of the skin, causing the collagen fibers to contract and tighten.

    At the same time, the heat stimulates the production of new collagen and elastin, essential proteins that provide the skin with its structure and elasticity.

    During the treatment, the device continuously monitors the skin’s temperature to maintain a consistent yet comfortable heat.

    This precise control enables the provider to safely and effectively treat the skin without affecting the surrounding tissues.

Benefits of Forma Skin Tightening

The benefits of the Forma Skin Tightening treatment are:

1.Non-invasive treatment. Forma is a non-surgical procedure that requires no incisions, anesthesia, or downtime. This makes it an attractive option for those seeking a more youthful appearance without undergoing surgery.

2.Immediate results. Many patients notice an immediate improvement in the tightness and firmness of their skin following a Forma treatment. These results continue to improve over time as new collagen and elastin are produced.

3.Versatile application. Forma can be used to treat a variety of areas, including the face, neck, and body, addressing concerns such as sagging skin, fine lines, and wrinkles.

4.Safe for all skin types. Forma is suitable for all skin types and tones, making it an inclusive treatment option for a diverse range of patients.

5.Minimal downtime. Patients can return to their daily activities immediately after a Forma treatment. Some mild redness and warmth in the treated area may occur, but these typically subside within a few hours.

Who is an Ideal Candidate for Forma Skin Tightening?

Forma Skin Tightening is an excellent treatment option for individuals seeking to address mild to moderate skin laxity, fine lines, and wrinkles. Ideal candidates for Forma are those who:

Are in good overall health and have realistic expectations about the results of the treatment.
Have mild to moderate skin laxity on the face, neck, or body.
Aren’t keen on getting more invasive procedures like traditional facelifts or surgical skin tightening.

Forma provides lasting skin tightening results without discomfort or downtime. If you’re considering trying this treatment, consult with our qualified providers here at Uplift Aesthetics in Oakdale, MN to determine if Forma is the right option for you.

Schedule your appointment with us today!