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ThermiTight®

Are you troubled by areas loose skin sometimes accompanied by excess fat but don’t want the down time or risks associated with surgery? If so, then you’re not alone in Fairfield County and ThermiTight® may be the solution for you. ThermiTight® is part of the Thermi™ family of technologies along with ThermiRase®, ThermiSmooth® and ThermiVa®, and it’s taking the aesthetic world by storm.

With its ability to tighten loose and lax skin ThermiTight® is able to achieve results that other technologies can’t. Say goodbye to loose skin in the neck, arms, abdomen, back and and even in the hard to treat areas adjacent to the knees. ThermiTight® can be combined with liposuction and other fat removal technologies or it can be used as a stand alone treatment. ThermiTight® is a safe, in-office procedure performed under local anesthesia and is available in our Westport, Connecticut office. Patient’s can resume normal activities the following day.

Candidates for ThermiTight®

Candidates for ThermiTight®:

  • are in good general health
  • desire aesthetic improvement in areas of localized skin laxity
  • understand the goals and limitations of minimally invasive technology

Your ThermiTight® consultation

During your ThermiTight® consultation in our Westport, Connecticut facility, Dr. O’Connell will review your medical and surgical history including prior procedures, allergies and medication use. The area(s) you wish treated with be carefully examined and all your questions will be answered. The potential alternatives as well as the risks and potential complications of the procedure will be reviewed in detail.

ThermiTight™ FAQs

  • How does ThermiTight® work?

    Thermitight® employs radio frequency technology to gently heat the area below the skin while the surgeon and system computer monitor the temperature. The use of real time Thermal Image Guidance™ helps assure safety and effectiveness. This results in contraction of the support structure for the skin with precise skin tightening and contouring.

  • What areas can be treated with ThermiTight®?

    ThermiTight® is used wherever there is need for skin tightening. Commonly treated areas are the neck and submental region (area below the chin), abdomen, arms, back rolls and thighs. Even the loose, wrinkled skin adjacent to the knee can be successfully treated with ThermiTight®.

  • What is the ThermiTight® recovery time?

    Following your procedure a gentle wrap is applied and you may resume normal activities the next day.