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Non-surgical face lift in New York

by Dr. Ramtin Kassir, M.D., F.A.C.S.

May 14, 2018, 1:28 p.m.

In spite of new technology, Dr.Kassir was doing nonsurgical skin tightening and face lifts known as the K-Lift for a long time. Watch what new therapies are on the current market and the way it is possible to get comparable effects of a face lift via a nonsurgical strategy without a down time.

In the Premier Global Hot Topics Circuit held in the 2018 Aesthetic Meeting, panelists discussed discoveries in minimally invasive operation and nonsurgical skin tightening.

Another new apparatus, Recros Medical's Rotational Fractional Resection, created by Dr Edward Knowlton, also the creator of Thermage and Viveve. The gadget makes miniature excisions using rotating dermal punch scalpets--1.5 millimeters in diameter--which may consume up to 25 percent of epidermis per therapy. According to Berkowitz, the unit is supposed to leave no noticeable scarring and may be utilized in the treatment of regions of the body close to the brow or inner thighs or may be used for tattoo removal and scar revision.

 FaceTite and Cytrellis Fractional Coring Skin Tightening Technology are two remedies that concentrate on epidermis tautening and wrinkle enhancement. The Cytrellis technology uses a fractional laser using a 22-gauge needle, so making micro-excisions which encourage skin tightening and wrinkle enhancement with minimal downtime.

"That really is a potentially disruptive technology which may replace facelifts down the street," Pozner states.

Together with FaceTite, a minimally invasive contouring therapy to your body and face, the unit is powered by RFAL (Radio-Frequency Assisted Lipolysis) and contains external and internal temperature controller, and is meant for a younger, more pre-facelift client. The process can be achieved by sedating patients using nitric acid or local anesthesia, also can be thought to have fewer complications compared to a facelift.


Xact Facelifting a new medical device to fasten tissue at an exact and minimally invasive manner which is going to be commercially available from the fourth quarter of 2018. In accordance with Godek, the gadget is less invasive than the conventional facelift, also can be carried out using just two small incisions. Outcomes comprise midface lifting and throat contouring using long-term outcomes, and might also be utilized for facial skin and neck rejuvenation.

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