Vivace Radio Frequency (RF) Microneedling
Let’s face it – we all want to look our best at any age. Not over-filled and over-stretched, just natural.
We want to age gracefully, beautifully, and elegantly. Inevitably fine lines and wrinkles set in. However there is a simple, non-surgical treatment that will address those concerns & have you out to dinner the very same night!
RF Microneedling (also known as Collagen induction Therapy), is fast becoming the treatment of choice for many customers. The popularity of the treatment is due to its proven results with minimal downtime. It uses Insulated micro-needles that are driven directly into the skin at certain depths. Radiofrequency (RF) energy is then released deep into the skin, targeting the damaged tissue. The result is the body’s own natural production of elastin and collagen fibres, which in turn make the skin firmer and healthier.
What Is 'Radio Frequency (RF)'?
Radio frequency provides heat that stimulates collagen production. When combined with state-of-the-art microneedling, the results are amazing!
What Does RF Microneedling Treat?
- Skin Tightening
- Fine Lines and Wrinkles
- Reduce Stretch Marks
- Acne Scarring
- Pore Size Reduction
- Uneven Skin Texture
- General Redness & Rosacea
- Stretch Marks
How Is Vivace Different To Other Forms Of Microneedling?
Vivace is FDA cleared & TGA listed, and is positioned as the best-in-class microneedling device – combined with radiofrequency to deliver an incomparable experience. Opposed to other microneedling devices, Vivace contains a set of 36 insulated, gold-tipped needles ready to deliver results at various levels of penetration. Unlike other devices, Vivace RF Microneedling will not cause any tearing of the skin, no pain, and guaranteed client results.
What Areas Of The Body Can Be Treated?
RF Microneedling can treat any area of the body and any skin type with very minimal downtime.
How Many Treatments Will I Need?
Results will vary dependent on the skin condition. However as a general rule, typically results can be obtained between 3 – 6 treatments, about 1 month apart. Upon your initial consultation, we can advise of your treatment plan and discuss any concerns you may have.
Is There Any Downtime?
Downtime is minimal with most clients able to return to work the same day. The skin will appear reddish for 6-24 hours and makeup should not be applied during this time.
Does it hurt?
We apply numbing cream to the area(s) to be treated about an hour prior to treatment. Generally clients do not feel the procedure, or a very mild pinch-like sensation during the treatment. Our experienced staff can modify the intensity of the RF energy to ensure any discomfort is kept to a minimum, if at all.
Is This Treatment Safe?
Yes. Our equipment is FDA approved and fully sterile. We use insulated needles and dispose of the needle tip after each treatment. As with all treatments at City Laser Clinic, our staff are trained and experienced in protocols with such treatments. We also provide LED light therapy after your treatment which is especially useful to avoid cross-contamination and assist with rapid healing.
What Precautions Are Needed Before & After Treatment?
As with all most skin therapy treatments, especially with RF Microneedling, you must avoid exposure to direct sunlight before treatment and for several days after treatment. At City Laser Clinic, our experienced & qualified therapists will advise you, based on your skin type and the nature of the treatments that you are receiving. SPF is advised to be worn for the initial few days after treatment. We will soon be uploading client pictures to this page.