Ultherapy is a noninvasive treatment that has been FDA approved to diminish lines and wrinkles of the décolletage and to lift the skin of the brow, under the chin, and on the neck. The procedure uses focused ultrasound waves to boost collagen production in the deeper layers of skin. Because it also incorporates ultrasound imaging, Ultherapy allows practitioners to view the tissue layers they are treating for optimal delivery of the ultrasound energy.
In an Ultherapy procedure, focused ultrasound energy is delivered to the foundational layer of the skin (the layer typically addressed in plastic surgery) without damaging or disrupting the surface of the skin. The right amount of energy is delivered at the right depth to heat the area to a precise temperature to stimulate a natural healing response. This jumpstarts a regenerative process that includes accelerated collagen production.
Results appear gradually over the next two to three months or longer, as new collagen begins to lift and tighten the skin. Ultherapy produces subtle but significant results, so you look like yourself, only better.
Time-tested ultrasound energy has been safely used for more than five decades. Ultherapy has been approved by the FDA and used safely in more than one million treatments throughout the world.
Ultherapy is one of the most effective non-surgical treatment to lift and tighten the lower face, but due to the deep level of the treatment, it developed a reputation for being uncomfortable. At ZL, we are equipped with Pronox, a mix of oxygen and nitrous oxide (laughing gas) to provide our clients with complete pain relief during treatment. This is analgesia not anesthesia, this means the effects wear off quickly so you can leave the office without feeling drowsy or "out of it". Best of all, it is complimentary at ZL for Tucson Ultherapy treatments. Looking your best has never felt better!
Ultherapy has been approved by the FDA for performing non-surgical brow lift, non-surgical chin and neck lift, and for improving lines, wrinkles, and rejuvenating aging skin on the décolletage. This advanced treatment has proven to be a great option for women and men who want to rejuvenate their facial appearance without undergoing surgery. This treatment may be recommended if you struggle with:
Ultherapy does not duplicate the results of facelift surgery and may not be recommended for those with more severe skin laxity and facial sagging. However, it may be the ideal treatment if you are seeking a subtle lift and a more refreshed, naturally youthful appearance of the face, neck, and upper chest.
If you are living with mild to moderate skin laxity, one Ultherapy treatment can produce noticeable results that last up to two years. If you have more severe signs of aging, you can benefit from more than one treatment. Schedule a consultation at our boutique medspa in Tucson to receive an individually-tailored Ultherapy treatment plan.
At our luxurious facility, comfort is always a priority. Before your procedure begins, we will take the necessary steps to make your treatment comfortable. We will then clean and apply ultrasound gel to the treatment areas.
We place the Ultherapy device against your skin, using ultrasound imaging to adjust the settings of the device. Ultrasound energy is delivered to the targeted areas to jumpstart collagen production, to lift and tighten the skin over time. Depending on the number of areas treated, an Ultherapy treatment requires about 30 to 45 minutes to complete.
Comfort matters at ZL MedAesthetics. Our numbing and pain management strategies set us apart from other practices, and we have experience in making treatment more comfortable for our clients.
During the procedure, you will feel small amounts of ultrasound energy being delivered to precise depths. The beauty of Ultherapy is that it the energy delivered can be altered to suit you as an individual.
After receiving Ultherapy Tucson patients experience no downtime because Ultherapy is a noninvasive skin-tightening and lifting procedure with very little post-treatment discomfort. Our clients typically return to their normal activities immediately after the procedure. You may experience mild swelling and redness immediately after treatment, which should subside within a few days.
The results of Ultherapy treatments appear gradually over the next several months, as collagen continues to be produced at an increased rate. When the final results appear, you can expect to see noticeable improvement in skin tone and elasticity, along with a subtle lift in the areas treated.
If you are living with mild to moderate skin laxity, one Ultherapy treatment can produce noticeable results that last up to two years. If you have more severe signs of aging, you can benefit from more than one treatment. Schedule a consultation at our boutique medspa in Tucson to receive an individually-tailored Ultherapy treatment plan.You no longer need to undergo surgery to experience the benefits of facial lifting. We can use this revolutionary new treatment to rejuvenate the eye area, tighten loose skin in the face and neck, and target lines and wrinkles in the face, neck, and décolletage.
Reasons to have a non surgical facelift in Tucson include:
ZL MedAesthetics is a certified practice with experience in achieving excellent results. We provide boutique, personalized care with total dedication to helping you reach your aesthetic goals. Every treatment in our med spa is overseen by Laura Zimmerman, NP-C, owner and medical director of our practice. This experience and attention to detail has made ZL one of the best for Ultherapy Tucson has to offer.
Your face makes an impression on everyone you meet. If you want to achieve a more youthful facial appearance without undergoing surgery, we invite you to visit our boutique med spa to learn more about noninvasive Ultherapy treatment to lift and tighten the face and neck and minimize wrinkles of the décolletage.
The mouth and eye area are among the first to start showing fine lines and skin laxity.
The Brow Lift $450: Lifting the brow both centrally and laterally can restore youthfulness to the eye area. The Ultherapy brow lift is one of the most popular treatments for both men and women at ZL. The treatment takes approximately 30 minutes and rarely is any numbing or pain relief needed. Results are often visible as early as 2 months and last for up to 2 years. This is often combined with a Botox brow lift for even more lifting.
The Lip Lift $350: The lip lift includes the area surrounding the mouth where we often see fine lines forming. Lifting and tightening the skin around mouth can even make the lips look fuller. We often use ultherapy prior to filler in an aging lip to support additional volume and maintaining a natural appearance. The treatment takes approximately 30 minutes. Slight swelling may be present along the upper lip for 48 hours.
No, it does not completely replace the need for fillers and Botox, but the two treatments complement each other. It is a misconception that fillers can significantly lift the soft tissue of the face, in fact it would take a large amount of filler to achieve enough lift and often can look unnatural . Instead, we prefer to lift with ultherapy and fill hollowing with facial fillers for the most natural looking result. Think of Ultherapy as the foundation. It is recommended to do Ultherapy first, followed by injectables. We discuss these options in depth during consultations.
Prior to scheduling your Ultherapy, or non surgical facelift in Tucson, we require an in-person consultation. Ultherapy is highly customized. During your consultation we take photos and are able to show you a simulated result. We ultrasound the area to be treated to develop a treatment plan based on the depth of your target tissue. Pricing is then determined based amount of energy needed to deliver optimal results.
We are open and seeing patients! We are taking great care to ensure continued safety for all our patients and providers.
Physical Distancing measures will still be in effect. If you are coming to the office, please wear a mask and sanitize or wash your hands before entering and frequently while you are with us. We will be wearing masks as well and limiting physical and close contact.
If you are coughing, feeling ill or have a fever, DO NOT come to the office. Call us instead and we can make arrangements to see you if you need us. We will also have limited staff present in the office so things may run a bit more slowly.
We will be resuming online booking in the near future.
We will continue to offer home based treatments , which are medical grade peels and skin treatments, to be done in the comfort of your own home. Skincare can also be purchased through us and shipped directly to you or may be picked up curbside .
Laura Zimmerman RN, MSN, NP-C, CANS Owner and Certified Aesthetic Nurse SpecialistVirtual Consultation