How does HIFU Ultraformer III work?
The HIFU Ultraformer III is a non-invasive ultrasound device that can carry out lifting and tightening of the skin for slimmer contours and a youthful-looking body. The HIFU-powered transducers have precise per shot pulses and are capable of remodelling collagen for improving facial wrinkles and sagging skin.
Ultraformer III is also used for body contouring. Besides skin tightening, the cartridges applied to the skin disrupt and kill fat cells which are then cleared by the body’s lymphatic system naturally.
What conditions can HIFU Ultraformer III treat?
Some indications of the HIFU Ultraformer III are:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Loose and sagging skin
- Lifting the brow, submental tissue and neck
What are the benefits of HIFU Ultraformer III?
The Ultraformer III uses Cartridge applicators that promise minimal pain. Other benefits include:
- Collagen remodeling
- Lifting and tightening the skin
- Short treatment time
- Minimal side effects
- No downtime
Effects are best seen 3-6 months after treatment.
What are the risks of HIFU Ultraformer III?
Some patients may experience the following mild and temporary side effects:
HIFU Ultraformer III FAQ
Ultrasound energy has been safely used in the medical field for more than 30 years. The HIFU Ultraformer III has been cleared by the Korean FDA. There have been no reports of significant adverse incidents for the thousands of treatments performed worldwide.
A good candidate for HIFU Ultraformer III is someone with skin laxity, fine lines and wrinkles. If you are experiencing signs of ageing or want to contour your face, you are an eligible candidate.
The duration of one HIFU Ultraformer III session depends on the areas being treated. For example, treating the jowl or jawline takes 20-30 minutes whereas the upper neck and jowl together take about 45 minutes.
Patients who have undergone the HIFU Ultraformer III treatment generally find it to be a very tolerable procedure. Besides numbing cream and distraction techniques, oral painkillers can also be taken for adequate pain relief.
There is no downtime with HIFU Ultraformer III. It promises maximum convenience and comfort while delivering excellent results. Some may have mild redness and swelling on the treatment areas for a few hours to a few days. There may be some temporary numbness or bruising but nothing that requires medical attention. Aching in the jaw area is common for the first 1-2 weeks after treatment.
Most patients will only need one treatment but a second one may be needed if you want more distinct results. The second treatment will take place after about 5 months. The results generally last for 9-12 months, and maintenance treatments can be carried out before the effects wear off.