Ultraformer III MMFU Non-Surgical Lifting Treatment

MMFU by Ultraformer III is a revolutionary non-surgical, face lifting, skin tightening & contouring treatment

A lot of men and women want to look their best and stay young. But unhealthy lifestyles, and bad exposure such as pollution and UV rays, make their skin age faster. Some signs include fine lines, wrinkles, sun spots, and loose skin. Keeping the skin healthy and young now become a routine.

Anti-aging medicine and technology are growing fast. Many anti-aging solutions have been found and scientifically proven to reverse the aging process. New techniques of injectable treatments until advanced anti-aging devices have been developed throughout the years. One of the anti-aging advanced technologies is Ultraformer III. It is the first MMFU technology in the world for skin tightening and body contouring, which you will read in more detail in the following explanations.

What is Ultraformer III and MMFU?

Ultraformer III is a non-surgical and non-invasive procedure for facial lifting. This treatment is well-known as a facelift surgery alternative. Ultraformer III uses MMFU technology. MMFU stands for Micro and Macro Focused Ultrasound which is effective for facial lifting and tightening. This technology is using HIFU High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound. Moreover, this HIFU Ultrasound can remove unwanted fat. Therefore this treatment is also used for facial and body contouring. This is a perfect choice for those who desire to have a facelift also facial and body contouring without needle furthermore surgery.

What is The Benefit of Ultraformer III?

Ultraformer III is designed for skin tightening and both facial and body contouring. This high-intensity ultrasound treatment can enhance skin's elasticity and thus can prevent signs of aging, such as fine lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. The most common area of the face to be treated includes the forehead, eyebrows, under the eyes, cheek, lower face, submental, and neck. For those who are not interested to have injection treatments such as Botox and Filler to get rid of wrinkles, this hifu procedure is a safe and effective alternative for you.

Another benefit of Ultraformer III is as a fat burner. It is effective to be used on a double chin and jawline to improve facial proportion and create a v-shaped face. This hifu treatment is also effective to lift and reduce the size of body parts, such as upper arms, legs, belly, love handle, and other body areas with excess fat.

How Does Ultraformer III Work?

Ultraformer III helps to tighten and rejuvenate the skin. This device produces and delivers high-frequency energy through the device handpiece to the target area. Using focused ultrasound technology, the energy is evenly distributed into the treated area, thus the outer layers of the untreated area remain clear.

The MMFU technology allows for targeting multiple layers of the skin at once. Micro-focused energy is delivered to superficial layers. It works to lift and brighten the skin. On the other hand, Macro focused energy targets deeper layers where the heat helps to break down the fat cells and promote the production of collagen. Therefore this Micro and Macro energy is a good combination to refine fine lines and wrinkles, lift sagging skin, furthermore burn fat so your facial feature is more contoured.

The heat delivered into deep layers of the skin cause thermal injury. This will stimulate collagen production and muscle contraction resulting in firm and tight skin.

What to Expect After Having Ultraformer III Procedure?

Ultraformer III is a treatment that does not require anesthesia or injection. During the treatment, you will feel warm as the high intensity focused ultrasound energy is delivered to your skin through the device. Some patients report it is pain-free, however, some patients feel slight discomfort. 

You will see visible changes right after the treatment. However, this result is not final. You will notice more improvement on your skin over three to six months after receiving the treatment. For some patients, redness and swelling might occur after the treatment for a few hours. There may also be bruising and numbness in treated areas but should resolve in 2-4 weeks following the procedure.

Because of thermal injury on the deeper layers of your skin, you might feel slight discomfort for up to two weeks. You don't need to worry if this happens. This is a good sign that the procedure works. The Macro focused energy of Ultraformer III triggers collagen renewal which will provide you tighter and younger complexion. If needed our doctor will prescribe you a painkiller.

What to Do After Having Ultraformer III Procedure?

Ultraformer III is a quick procedure. It takes only about 30-60 minutes. You can return to your normal activity after the procedure, the discomfort is temporary and should not prevent you from having your usual activities. You can do exercise the day after. It is recommended to drink a lot of water and eat nutritious food to help the collagen regenerate faster. Because redness might occur after the treatment, you may apply makeup to cover it up.

Your skin will be sensitive three days after the treatment. It is recommended to avoid any cosmetic or skincare product containing AHA or vitamin A. You also need to avoid sun exposure. Wear sunscreen as protection is required. Further post-care will be explained by our medical team after the treatment.

Frequently Asked Question

Am I a good candidate for Ultraformer III?

Ultraformer III is an effective and efficient treatment to prevent signs of aging such as wrinkles and loose skin. If you want to improve your skin appearance from wrinkles and loose skin, you are an eligible candidate for Ultraformer III. For those who desire to contour their facial feature quickly without injection surgery, Ultraformer III is the option.
Is Ultraformer III painful?

According to many patients and practitioners, Ultraformer III is less painful compared to other skin-tightening devices. Patients might feel slight discomfort, however, the sensation will subside immediately after the treatment. Your doctor may give you a simple oral painkiller such as Paracetamol before the procedure to help reduce discomfort, and on some occasions, numbing cream can be applied to the treated area.
Are there any side effects?

Redness and swelling are common side effects that can happen. These can last for a few hours to a few days. Some patients may also experience temporary bruising. Make sure to follow the doctor's instructions to minimize the side effects.
Can I combine Ultraformer III with another procedure?

Ultraformer III can be used in combination with other treatments. It is frequently used together with skin boosters, rejuvenating lasers, collagen stimulators, and others. You may want to discuss it with your skin expert as every person is uniquely different from others.
How many sessions of Ultraformer III do I need?

This depends on your goals. To achieve a great result for face lifting and tightening, the recommendation is two to three sessions of Ultraformer III at two or three months intervals. However, every patient is different, depending on their skin conditions and their responses to the treatment. On the other hand, you will need more sessions for facial and body contouring. A treatment plan will be given to you by our doctor during an initial consultation.
How long does Ultraformer III last?

Ultraformer III can last from several months up to a year. Depending on your skin condition and your goal, it is necessary to maintain the result once or twice a year.
Are MMFU and HIFU therapy the same?

MMFU (Micro and Macro Focused Ultrasound) and HIFU (High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound) are similar. Both use focused ultrasound wave technology. However, MMFU technology which is used in Ultraformer III can target different depths of skin, fat, and SMAS making this device useful for many areas of the face and body. Thanks to various sizes of cartridges that come with Ultraformer III make this possible. Most of the HIFU machines have fewer options than the above because of fewer cartridge variants. Therefore Ultraformer III become one of the best devices in its class for skin tightening and fat removal.
Is there another treatment similar to Ultraformer III?

There are many ways to reverse the signs of aging. One of the advanced devices to fight skin aging is Ultraformer III, the main function is skin tightening. Another treatment for skin tightening you may try is Exilis Ultra 360. This device uses combined Radio Frequency and Ultrasound Technologies. You can read more information about Exilis Ultra 360.
However, some skin conditions may not be able to be treated by Ultraformer III or Exilis Ultra 360. For example severe sagging skin. Patients with this condition might be the best candidate for a thread lift. You can read more details about Thread Lift here. You may also be interested in Botox and Filler.

ETERNA Aesthetic & Anti-Aging Clinic has many treatment options for your skin concerns. With the help of our skin experts, you can achieve your beauty goals with a natural result. Since every patient's needs and goals are different, a tailored treatment plan is necessary. Book your complimentary consultation with our experts now!