High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) is a technique that helps to tighten and rejuvenate skin; it stimulates the production of collagen in the skin via ultrasound energy. The Ulthera providing a non-invasive treatment to improve skin aesthetics. Premier Clinic’s Ulthera machine treats sagging and wrinkles in a process called Ultherapy.
Only one treatment session is required to rejuvenate your skin; you may notice an immediate improvement in your skin after the session, but it is more likely that the progressive results will become more apparent over the next few months. This gives the collagen time to take effect over your skin, tightening it to reduce wrinkles and signs of aging in the areas treated.
HIFU can be used wherever skin starts to sag or lose suppleness. For the face, this is typically under the chin, around the jawline, around the eyes, and under the brows. On the body, it can be used for lax skin on the arms, the inner thighs, and the abdomen.
HIFU is also very useful as a complementary treatment after undergoing other surgical procedures such as liposuction and facelifts.