What is Pellevé?
Claytor/Noone Plastic Surgery is pleased to offer Pellevé ® the FDA cleared effective treatment for wrinkles using radiofrequency waves to gently heat deep layers of the skin, encouraging the natural growth of new collagen.
How Pellevé works
Pellevé uses painless advanced radiofrequency to improve skin tightness and reduce wrinkles. By precisely heating the deep dermal layers, collagen contracts and tightens via soft tissue coagulation, elastin becomes more uniform and new collagen production begins and progresses over time.
What Does Pellevé Correct?
Pellevé is indicated for the non-ablative treatment of mild to moderate facial wrinkles and rhytids.
ideal candidates for Pellevé
The ideal patient is between 35 and 60 years old who has modest to moderate laxity but relatively elastic skin. The patient may have moderate nasolabial folds, fine lines around the mouth and eyes, frown lines and early brow laxity, forehead wrinkles and wrinkles of the upper eyelid.
What to expect during pellevé Treatment
You will experience a warm sensation like a hot stone massage. Some people find it completely relaxing where others may have a sensitivity to the heat. The Pellevé treatment to the face and eyes will take about an hour. You will have no down-time and you will find that your face looks fuller and more youthful for that initial 24 hours as the dermis begins to react to the heat and rebuild the collagen.
After Pellevé Treatment
You will have no down-time and you will find that your face looks fuller and more youthful for that initial 24 hours as the dermis begins to react to the heat and rebuild the collagen and elastin.
There is no downtime with Pellevé, and no risk to sun exposure following treatment. Pellevé. Many patients combine Pellevé with other skin treatments such as microneedling or Fraxel to achieve even more tightening, brighter, smoother skin.
Pellevé Before and After Photos
How long do Pellevé results last?
All patients continue to age and therefore it is important to schedule maintenance Pellevé treatments in order to maintain your results.
Will I Need More Than One Treatment?
Patients typically require 3 treatments to achieve desired results although this will vary by patient. Maintenance treatments every 6 months are recommended for optimal results.
Pellevé side effects
Pellevé patients will not experience any negative side effects.
Schedule a consultation
For more information on Pellevé, or to see whether you are a candidate, call our office at 610.527.4833 today! Dr. Claytor serves Philadelphia, Main Line, Bryn Mawr PA and surrounding areas.