Forma is a radio-frequency treatment to treat skin’s laxity, fine lines and wrinkles. The treatment is non-invasive with no downtime delivering energy to the dermis which stimulates collagen production and improves blood circulation, resulting in a tighter and more youthful looking skin.
The relaxing and yet effective treatment leaves the skin feeling visibly plumper. Forma can be used as a one-time boost before big event but is also designed as a skin remodelling treatment when delivered in a course of six.
The Forma treatment is suitable for all skin types as is used as a standalone treatment or in combination with Morpheus8 or skin treatments such as HydraFacial.
Forma is a FDA approved, non-invasive, sub-dermal, thermal skin tightening treatment using bipolar radio-frequency.
The energy heat the skin in real-time to treat and improve skin and tissue to a more youthful appearance. The device generates controlled dermal heating to stimulate new collagen formation, increase skin’s blood circulation for a more healthy appearance and improves skin’s elasticity, promoting remodelling and skin tightening.
Forma is recommended for patients looking to improve their skin condition with a non-invasive treatment. It is suitable for all skin types and can be used in addition to several other treatments we offer as an additional boost or as a dedicated treatment for improving skin texture and tone.
Each session with Forma takes between 30 minutes and one hour.
While Forma can be used a a one-off treatment it the recommended protocol for skin remodelling is 6 to 8 sessions each one week apart.
There is no downtime from the Forma treatment. It is an ideal ‘pick me up’ as for many patients it will have an immediate lifting and tightening effect which is great before a big event.
For our male patients we recommend to shave day before if any coarse hair are present in the treated areas.
Patients are advised to follow a skincare routine recommended by their practitioner to achieve best treatment results.
Forma is a treatment that most patients enjoy. It is pain free and during session you can feel pleasant warmth with the massage of the hand-piece. It is mostly a relaxing experience that some of our patients compare to hot stone massage.
Depending from initial skin condition some results can be seen immediately after the first treatment. The skin will appear fresh, rejuvenated and plumper. Optimal results are seen around 3 to 4 months after a full course of 6 to 8 treatments. For long lasting results we recommend top up sessions every 1 to 3 months.
Following a Forma treatment patients are advised to drink plenty of water, wear SPF and follow their recommended skincare regime. Importantly, with Forma there is no downtime and you can go about your normal activities immediately.
Yes, InMode Forma Radiofrequency is a very safe treatment for all skin types and involves no downtime. Forma has a thermal temperature sensor built into the hand-piece which allow to deliver uniform heating to the deep layers of skin without risk of overheating.