FAQs about the Venus®
What kind of
results can you get from a
Tighter skin, softening of wrinkles, plumper, fuller and
more youthful appearance, reduced cellulite and a more
Is there any
pain or discomfort involved?
None! In fact, most patients nap or just simply relax
during the treatment. The sensation is pleasant and warm.
Q. What areas of the body can be
treated with the
The face, neck and entire body can be treated with the
Q. What is
Legacy is a device used to treat wrinkles, rhytides, tighten skin, reduce cellulite and circumferential
fat. Using (MP)˛ technology, this device delivers
multi-polar radio frequency and magnetic pulsed fields to
the skin to produce a dense and uniform heat matrix. This
causes collagen synthesis and contraction, fibroblast
proliferation, neo-vascularity and lipolysis.
Q. How safe are the treatments? Are
there any contraindications or side effects?
Radio Frequency and magnetic pulses have been used for
many years in medicine and are proven, safe technologies.
There are no side effects other than looking terrific and
the contraindications are standard with all treatments. Your
treatment provider will review your medical history and your
aesthetic goals to see if
Legacy is the right
treatment for you.
Q. How man
treatments do I need for successful results?
Most patients see a result in as little as three
treatments however, we advise a full series of six
treatments for the face and eight to ten treatments on the
Legacy different from
No pain, no downtime and reliable results.
Q. How will I feel after a treatment?
Relaxed and the area will feel warm. Sometimes there is
a slight pinkness to the skin. The warmth and pinkness will
not last longer than an hour or two and most often has been
described as as glow to the skin.
Q. What is it like to have a
As you lay comfortably on a treatment bed, the
technician will apply a treatment gel to the skin. This
lotion helps the applicator glide on the surface of your
skin. The correct size applicator is selected and the
treatment provider will then begin to apply smooth and
consistent movements on the surface of the skin. This feels
like a wonderful warm massage. We encourage our patients to
close their eyes and take this time to just relax and enjoy
the quiet and focused time for them.
Q. What do I need to do to prepare before a treatment?
Call to schedule an
appointment for a personal review on a series of