A Few Frequently Asked Questions About Ultherapy


Ultherapy is the only non-invasive treatment approved by the FDA to lift and tighten the skin on the neck, chin, and brow. Ultherapy uses micro-focused ultrasound to lift and tighten loose skin over time without any recovery time. We encourage you to contact an Ultherapy provider in your area for more in-depth information and a personalized Ultherapy Toronto treatment plan. Here are a few FAQs about Ultherapy:

How is ultherapy procedure different from other cosmetic treatments?

Ultratherapy is a non-invasive cosmetic treatment that uses focused ultrasound to promote the formation of new collagen underneath the skin surface. As the development of new collagen takes time, so it becomes more apparent over two to three months. Usually, the treatment is done in around 30-90 minutes, depending on the area treated, and afterward no downtime. It is also the only procedure that allows practitioners to view the targeted tissue layers during therapy and, to make sure the energy deposits exactly where it is most effective.

Does it a good alternative to a facelift?

However, ultherapy is a great alternative especially for those who are not prepared for cosmetic surgeries or those patients looking to broaden the effects of cosmetic operation. Ultratherapy treatments benefit the best when they are used to treat the deep basic layer of cosmetic surgery.

How long does it last?

As the procedure stimulates the production of a person’s own collagen, how long the results last depend on the individual. New collagen is produced inside by this therapy, but the natural aging of the individual dictates that how long it translates into visible results on the outside.

How does the ultherapy therapy seem like?

With the delivery of ultrasound energy, you may feel tiny amounts of energy to precise depths, and it helps to stimulate the process of building collagen. The comfort level differs from individual to individual, and the sensation is felt until the ultrasound energy is being delivered.

What are the side effects of ultherapy?

Usual after effect is little redness and it generally resolves within a few hours after therapy. Although some patients may have slight swelling, tingling, and tenderness, they are mild in nature and temporary.

How much does it cost?

Depending on the areas to be treated, the price for Ultherapy ® will vary. The cost of Ultherapy also depends on the geographic location and skills and experience level of a surgeon. Therapy will be tailored to meet the needs of individual patients, and precise pricing during appointment meetings may be addressed.