This advanced technology is a winner of three international awards in 2013 for skin tightening. The Exilis system used at epiclinic is the current “buzz phrase” in facial rejuvenation and fat reduction taking the world by storm. Exilis skin tightening uses both ultrasound and radiofrequency energy to tighten the skin and remove stubborn fat.
This technology uses a controlled amount of radiofrequency energy combined with ultrasound waves to target and heat the deeper layers of your skin. This in turn stimulates the production of collagen in the area. Collagen is a protein that keeps your skin tighter, firmer, and springy. The treatment also heats the fat cells in the area which causes them to shrink and break down. Over time, the fat cells are naturally absorbed by your body. This in turn improves the appearance of the treated area.
With this new technology, you can enjoy the following benefits:
Exilis skin tightening treatment can address sagging skin and stubborn fat in different body areas, such as:
This will depend on your skin concerns and desired results. You will also need to consider other factors such as the surgeon’s fees, clinic fees, and the actual cost of the treatment. During your initial consultation, we will give you an honest breakdown of the total costs of your procedure.
During your initial consultation, we will assess your general health and expectations. This allows us to determine various factors that can affect the results of your treatment. In general, you are a good candidate for Exilis treatment if:
Exilis skin tightening treatment is not recommended if:
The Exilis device delivers precise heating and cooling to your skin to prevent burn injury. This in turn effectively targets the deeper layers of your skin. The device is also equipped with a monitoring system that regularly checks the temperature of your skin during the treatment. This ensures a safe and effective outcome with a high level of patient comfort. In addition, our medical team has undergone rigorous training to perfectly utilise this award-winning technology.
During your treatment, you may feel a tolerable warm sensation as the device is applied to your skin. The sensation is similar to a hot stone massage so you will feel comfortable during the procedure. The underside of the device also provides cooling to the surface of your skin for added comfort.
After your treatment, you may experience mild redness in the treatment area. Your skin may also feel slightly warm. There are normal and will disappear after a few hours.
To achieve your desired results, you need 2 to 4 treatments, 1 to 2 weeks apart. Depending on the body area being treated, each treatment can take 10 to 40 minutes to complete. Your surgeon will determine the number of treatments you will need during your consultation.
Yes, you can immediately resume your normal activities after the treatment since the procedure is non-surgical. The skin redness you may experience after the treatment is temporary and will resolve after a few hours.
This will depend on several factors such as the number of Exilis skin tightening treatments you received and the size of the body area. In general, you should start to see improvements in the appearance of the treated area after 2 to 3 months.