Morpheus8

Morpheus8 is an innovative, non-surgical treatment that combines microneedling and radiofrequency energy to renew your skin, tighten the tissues, and stimulate collagen production, delivering a younger, revitalized complexion.

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Microneedling combined with Radiofrequency (RF)

This powerful combination gives you everything you love about microneedling with the additional benefit of radiofrequency.  Microneedling combined with radiofrequency (RF) is a popular aesthetic treatment that has been gaining popularity in recent years.  This treatment has many benefits for the skin, making it an appealing choice for those looking to improve the appearance of their skin.

Morpheus8 by the Numbers

Morpheus8 delivers the deepest fractional treatments available on the market at

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millimeters deep

 Morpheus8 has 

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coated needles to penetrate into the subdermal tissue

Board-Certified Providers

All Our Providers are Board-Certified and State-Licensed Medical Professionals.

Unmatched Expertise

Our Providers Have Years of Experience Diagnosing and Treating Skin Conditions.

Comprehensive Care

We Provide Medical Dermatology, Cosmetic Dermatology, and Aesthetic Services.

Qualified
Staff

Our Staff Is Ready to Help You and Your Family With All of Your Dermatological Needs.

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Benefits of Combining Microneedling with Radiofrequency (RF)

Combining microneedling with radiofrequency (RF) energy can provide several advantages in cosmetic treatments:

  1. Increased collagen production: Microneedling creates micro-injuries in the skin, which stimulates the creation of new collagen and elastin.  The RF energy delivered during the treatment further heats the deep tissues, further stimulating collagen production.
  2. Improved skin texture: The combination of microneedling and RF energy can improve the overall texture of the skin by reducing the presence of fine lines, wrinkles, scars, and other skin concerns.
  3. Enhanced skin tightening: The heat generated by the RF energy can tighten the skin, helping to improve skin laxity and contour the face.
  4. Reduced downtime: Unlike some other cosmetic treatments, the combination of microneedling and RF energy is typically minimally invasive and has little to no downtime, making it a convenient option for those seeking to improve the appearance of their skin.
  5. Versatility: The combination of microneedling and RF energy can be used on an array of skin types and concerns, making it a versatile treatment option.

By combining the two technologies, this treatment can achieve more comprehensive results compared to using each technology separately.  It is vital to consult with a licensed and experienced medical professional to determine if this treatment is right for you and to ensure safe and effective results.

How is radiofrequency used in skincare?

Radiofrequency (RF) energy is used in skincare to heat the deeper levels of skin to increase collagen and elastin production.  This can help improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and skin laxity, as well as enhance skin tightening and contouring.  RF energy can be delivered to the skin using a variety of devices, including wands, handheld devices, and non-invasive machines like the Morpheus8.  The heat produced by the RF energy causes the deep tissues in the skin to contract, leading to a tightening and rejuvenating effect on the skin.  The procedure is typically non-invasive and has little to no downtime, making it an extremely popular choice for those seeking to improve the appearance of their skin without surgery.

Microneedling with Radiofrequency (RF) at Blue Ridge Dermatology

At Blue Ridge Dermatology, we have invested in the market-leading Morpheus8 technology.  The Morpheus8 is a non-surgical, minimally invasive cosmetic treatment device manufactured by Inmode.  It uses microneedling and radiofrequency energy to rejuvenate the skin and improve the presence of fine lines, wrinkles, scars, and other skin concerns.  The device works by delivering energy deep into the skin, stimulating the production of new collagen and elastin, which are the building blocks of healthy skin.

Morpheus8 Medical Device

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How many treatments are required with Morpheus8?

The number of treatments required with the Morpheus8 device can vary based on the individual’s skin concerns and goals.  Typically, a series of 3-6 treatments are recommended, spaced 4-6 weeks apart.  The exact number of treatments needed will depend on the individual’s skin type, concerns, and desired results.

It is important to consult with one of our state-licensed aestheticians for a personalized treatment plan and to ensure safe and effective results from the Morpheus8.  Our team will assess your skin and recommend a customized treatment plan based on your specific needs and goals.

How has radiofrequency been used in medicine in the past?

Radiofrequency (RF) energy has been used in medicine for several decades for a variety of purposes.  Some of the early medical applications of RF energy include:

  1. Electrocautery: RF energy has been used in surgical procedures to cut and coagulate tissues.
  2. Ablation: RF energy has been used to destroy tissue, such as in the treatment of certain types of cancer and heart arrhythmias.
  3. Pain Management: RF energy has been used to treat chronic pain, such as in the case of radiofrequency nerve ablation.
  4. Physical Therapy: RF energy has been used in physical therapy to reduce pain and inflammation and promote healing.
  5. Dermatology: RF energy has also been used in dermatology for skin tightening, wrinkle reduction, and acne scar treatment.

These are just a few examples of how RF energy has been used in medicine in the past.  With advances in technology, the use of RF energy in medicine continues to evolve and expand.

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Wrapping Up

In conclusion, microneedling combined with radiofrequency is a popular cosmetic treatment that has many benefits for the skin.  By stimulating collagen production, improving skin texture and tone, and treating a wide range of skin concerns, this treatment can help individuals achieve a more youthful, radiant appearance.  If you are interested in learning more about this treatment or would like to schedule a consultation, please do not hesitate to contact our office. 

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