At Reflections in Leesburg, VA, we realize that every person ages at a different rate and in different ways. We also know that there are various conditions that can develop, such as redness, age or sunspots, fine lines or wrinkles. It’s why all of our northern Virginia treatments are customized to your specific skincare needs. At Reflections we take a three tiered approach to revitalize your skin for all these conditions. We have over 15 laser modalities to choose from when deciding the most effective treatment regimen. We are also known for our proprietary trademarked Potomac Lift™ skin tightening procedure.
Skin Tightening Treatment
Potomac Lift™ Skin Tightening at a Glance
How does the Potomac Lift™ Skin Tightening work?
The Potomac Lift™ utilizes a combination of modalities to heat the dermis well below the skin’s surface. During the skin tightening procedure in our Northern Virginia office , the skin’s top surface (epidermis) is protected through continuous cooling.
The Potomac Lift Difference
The Potomac Lift™ is a trademarked proprietary skin tightening and toning procedure developed by our Leesburg team of board certified physicians, cosmetic surgeons and skincare specialist. This non-surgical, non-invasive procedure uses a combination of bi-polar radio frequency and infrared light combined with ultrasound and the body’s own natural healing process to lift, tone, and tighten loose skin on the brow, neck, under the chin and abdomen This method provides for a safe, effective and more uniform distribution of energy for heating the dermis.
What areas respond best to the Titan procedure?
Patients have been successfully treated on many areas of the body. The most common areas treated are the jawline, under the chin, and the abdomen.
What areas respond best to the Potomac Lift™ procedure?
Leesburg and Lansdowne patients have been successfully treated on many areas of the body. The most common areas treated are the brow, jawline, under the chin, and the abdomen.
Who can be treated?
Since this procedure heats tissue under the skin’s surface, patients of any skin type or age can be treated. We will advise you if laser skin tightening is best for you.
How many treatments will I need?
Although a single skin tightening treatment has produced very good results for many patients, it is quite common for patients to have two or three treatments over a few months. We will advise you as to the number and frequency of treatments recommended for optimal results.
What happens after the treatment?
Immediately following the treatment, you may notice some redness and mild swelling in the treated area. Both should dissipate within a few hours. During your in-office consultation in Leesburg we will provide you with complete information on the benefits and risks of treatment.
What do treatments feel like?
You will feel a brief heating sensation. Some patients are more comfortable taking a mild pain reliever beforehand. Many patients are comfortable without any medication.
For more information about Skin Tightening, we encourage you to call to schedule an in-office consultation at our Northern Virginia location. Just call 703-539-6002.