Many of our patients have early signs of aging such as “crow’s feet” and frown lines.
Dermatology & Laser of Alabama is pleased to announce that we are now offering a new treatment in radiofrequency skin tightening. The new nonablative Pelleve skin tightening (Pel-E-VAY) gives patients a new option when looking to improve skin laxity. Pelleve received their FDA approval in 2009 after the delivery of a clinical study proving that following a single treatment of Many of our younger, more active patients have early signs of aging such as “crow’s feet” and frown lines.
Pelleve works by heating the deepest skin layer causing the collagen to contract and forcing new collagen to form after the treatment. This new collagen creates a smoother appearance in the upper layer of skin. Pelleve is very effective in treating “crow’s feet” and “smile lines.” Patients can expect to see improvement quickly but full results will not be realized until about six months after the procedure, at which time, they can consider a second treatment to maximize results., a patient’s skin is visibly tightened and appears smoother for a minimum of six months.
If you’re considering how to refresh your appearance without surgery, the FDA approved Pellevé Wrinkle Reduction System may be right for you. Pellevé safely and effectively treats facial wrinkles with virtually no pain, no anesthesia, and no downtime. With just a single, one-hour treatment, you could be on your way to firmer, tighter skin—with results that can last up to six months.
Why should I consider Pellevé over other skin tightening systems?
Medical studies have proven that Pellevé is a safe and effective way to reduce the appearance of wrinkles without surgery. The side effects and discomfort are minimal, and no drugs or anesthetics are used during the procedure.
How is Pellevé different from other skin tightening procedures?
Unlike other skin tightening systems, Pellevé doesn’t require anesthesia or skin cooling. Because the skin is not numb, you can describe the depth of feeling to the doctor, which helps provide the best result in the area being treated. The overall result is a noticeable improvement in skin quality and appearance with minimal side effects and recovery time.
What advantages does Pellevé offer over traditional cosmetic procedures?
Pellevé is virtually painless and requires no recovery time, so it fits easily into busy schedules and can provide lasting improvement up to six months.
How do I know if Pellevé is right for me?
By scheduling a complimentary consult , Dr. Sawyer and her staff can decide if the Pellevé Wrinkle Reduction System is right for you based on your skin type, age, and what you hope to accomplish by having the procedure.
For additional information including before & after photos visit www.pelleve.com .