Now there is a way to enhance your look without a surgical facelift! California Skin Institute offers Precision Tx – a new laser treatment that enables minimally invasive smaller area contouring – such as neck, jowls and jaw line to give you the best possible results with least amount of downtime.
1 This one-time laser procedure is performed in the comfort of your doctor’s office with cutting edge laser technology that delivers the laser energy precisely to the target tissue. The entire procedure takes an hour and it gives you the desired results that continue to improve over time 2.
1 Gentile, R. Laser-assisted neck lift: high tech contouring and tightening. Facial Plast Surg. 2011: 27:331-345
2 DiBernardo, BE. “Randomized, blinded split abdomen study evaluating skin shrinkage and skin tightening in laser-assisted liposuction versus liposuction control,” Aesth Surg J. 2010;30:593-602″
Frequently Asked Questions:
What is Precision Tx™?
Precision Tx™ is cutting edge laser technology that enables a new minimally invasive laser procedure for small area contouring – such as jowls, jaw line and neck. Precision Tx™ treatment can give you a more defined look without a surgical face-lift.
How does Precision Tx™ treatment work?
The treatment area is numbed and tiny incisions are made to fit a very small cannula with a laser fiber, about the size of the tip of a pen, underneath your skin. When thermally controlled laser energy is delivered to the treatment area to stimulate collagen production in the dermis.
1,2 What does the treatment feel like?
As the area is numbed with local anesthesia, there is minimal discomfort during the procedure. Like any other minimally invasive procedure, you may feel a light pressure during the treatment and some soreness afterwards, which will resolve rapidly. You will be able to return to your normal activities in a few days.
How long does the treatment take?
The treatment takes about one hour and it is performed in your doctor’s office.
How often does the treatment need to be repeated?
Precision Tx™ is a one-time treatment and it provides lasting results.
3,4How much does the treatment cost?
Precision Tx™ is a very precise and individualized laser treatment, and the price varies depending on the treatment area. A physician must to see the prospective patient first to provide an accurate quote after the consultation.
1 Mordon Sr, Wassmer B, Reynaud JP, Zemmouri J. Mathematical modelling of laser lipolysis. INSERM U 703 – IFR 114, Lille University Hospital, 59037 Lille, France. firstname.lastname@example.org
2 Goldman A, Wollina U, de Mundstock EC. Evaluation of tissue tightening by the subdermal Nd:YAG laser-assisted liposuction versus liposuction alone. J Cutan Aesth Surg 2011;4: 112-128
3 Gentile, R. Laser-assisted neck lift: high tech contouring and tightening. Facial Plast Surg. 2011: 27:331-345
4 Sasaki, Gordon H. MD, FACS. Clinical experience with the SideLaze800™ fiber and the 1440nm wavelength Smartlipo TriPlex workstation for for facial contouring, 2012 White Paper. 12 patient study. Data on file.