What Is Morpheus8?
Morpheus8 is a device that combines micro-needling with radiofrequency technology for fractional resurfacing and which stimulates collagen production. Morpheus8 targets the deeper layers of the skin and in the areas in which post-treatment will rebuild themselves in a natural restorative and anti-aging process. There is little to no damage to the dermis and this procedure provides an extremely uniform effect.
What Areas Can Be Treated?
Morpheus8 is most commonly used to treat the face and neck but can be used on any areas that can benefit from sub-dermal renewal. Morpheus8 can treat wrinkles, discoloration or acne scarring. Morpheus8 can also be used on the abdomen which is beneficial for tightening loose skin with underlying fatty tissue.
How Many Treatments Will I need?
Typically patients have one to three sessions with each session around six weeks apart.
How Quickly Will I See Results?
Visible results can be seen within a few days, but typically after three weeks, the most noticeable results appear. Improvements will continue for up to three months after treatment.
What Is the Benefit of Fractionated Energy?
Fractionated RF energy is a scientifically proven method to reduce wrinkles and rebuild collagen. It is minimally invasive, using a matrix of micro pins to renew deeper layers of the skin with almost no patient downtime.
Can Anyone Use Morpheus8?
Morpheus8 can be used on all skin types. The unique properties allow even darker tones to be treated with little risk of post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, which is common with other resurfacing methods.
What Is The Benefit of RF Energy?
RF energy heats the deep layers of the skin in a controlled manner to revitalize the collagen. This treatment helps to improve skin complexion and texture for a more radiant and youthful appearance.
Can This Be Used In Combination With Other Treatments?
Morpheus8 results can be enhanced in combined with PRP.
When Can I put Make-up On After Treatment?
Patient downtime is minimal but patients should avoid applying anything to the skin for at least 24 hours including makeup. Patients should expect to see micro lesions a few days after treatment and slight redness for up to 1 week depending on treatment parameters.
What Kind of Post Procedure Care Is Required?
Patients should moisturize the treatment area and avoid direct sun exposure. It is also recommended that patients use a good, broad-spectrum sunscreen every day. In addition to reducing their future risk of skin cancer, sunscreens also reduce wrinkles and slow the aging process.