SECRET RF - RADIO FREQUENCY MICRONEEDLING
Dr Vas is proud to offer Secret RF, a new microneedling treatment that improves signs of aging skIn, fine lines wrinkles and scars with little to no downtime. Secret RF uses microneedles to deliver fractional Radio Frequency (RF) energy into varying levels of the skin including the deeper layers where treatment is most beneficial. This unique delivery of energy allows us to achieve optimal results on all skin types.
Secret RF is an easy, safe and effective procedure that can be performed in a quick, 20-minute treatment session. To achieve the optimal effect. 3-4 Secret RF treatments are recommended. You’ll start to notice results after your second treatment, but optimal results appear 3 months after the last treatment.
Your Secret RF treatment nurse/doctor can provide all the details you need to make an informed decision about the procedure.
Contact us today to schedule a free consultation with our Secret RF treatment specialist!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Secret RF?
Secret RF is a novel approach to deliver fractional radio frequency (RF) energy to all layers of the skin with minimal damage to the skin’s surtace. The multi-layered treatment is tailored to each individual and addresses their unique skin concern during each customised treatment.
The Secret RF treatment is ideal for improving aging skin, photodamage, fine lines and wrinkles on the face and neck, scars, acnes scars, skin quality and stretch marks. The treatment is safe and effective, and suitable for all skin types and patients seeking skin revitalisation.
How does it work?
Secret RF uses microneedles to deliver radio frequency energy into varying levels of the skin including the deeper layers where treatment is most beneficial. Unlike other devices which only deposit energy in upper layers of the skin, Secret RF delivers RF energy below the surface were it’s needed most to help revitallze and regenerate the tissue. This unique delivery of energy allows us to achieve optimal results with little to no downtime on all skin types.
What is the Secret RF procedure like?
Secret RF is a easy, safe and effective procedure that can be performed in a quick, 15-minute treatment session. Durinq the treatment, you will feel a slight heating and some pressure on the treatment area. For most patients, the treatment is tolerable but your physician will work with you to maximize vour comfort level. Prior to the procedure, your provider will apply a numbing cream to the treatment area to increase comfort during the treatment.
What to expect before your treatment?
Avoid wearing makeup on the day of treatment.
Avoid sun-tanning or self-tanners 4 weeks prior to treatment (includes spray tans, tanning lotions, tanning beds, sun exposure, etc.).
Avoid skin irritants a few days before and after treatment ( eg Products containing tretinoin, retinol, benzoyl peroxide, glycolic/salicylic acids, vitamin C/ascorbic acid, astringents, etc.).
Notify clinic with any changes to your health history or medications since your last appointment.
History of herpes or cold sores may require an anti-viral prescription prior to treatment. Excess hair may need to be shaved.
Men should be cleanly shaved.
How many Secret RF treatments will I need?
Patients typically need 3-4 treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart, to achieve optimal results. Most patients report seeing improvement after the second treatment however results are optimized 3 months after the last treatment.
Results vary based on the individual. To maintain results, maintenance treatments are recommended every 12-18 months.
What can I expect after my procedure
After the treatment, an ointment will be applied to the skin and you will be asked to refrain from wearing make up for several hours. Any minor redness or swelling resulting from treatment will subside within 12-24 hours. After the treatment, you can expect to return to normal activities.