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How To Choose A Skin Tightening Treatment Based On Your Skin Type?

Looking for a skin tightening treatment to tighten your sagging skin? Here’s everything you need to know about skin tightening Dubai to make the right choice.

As you age, you begin to lose collagen and elastin, the two proteins essential for firm, smooth, youthful skin. This causes your skin to sag, making you look older than you are. While this is a natural and somewhat an unavoidable byproduct of aging, other external factors such as UV exposure, pollution, and stress can exacerbate and speed up the process.

But how to treat it? It is a common myth that you need to undergo highly-invasive procedures to achieve tight, firm and youthful skin. There are so many non-surgical, minimally-invasive skin tightening Dubai procedures available in the market. These innovative and sought-after techniques allow you to tweak and lift your skin safely, without any discomfort.

How to pick the best skin tightening treatment for you?

Not all skin tightening treatments are created equal. With so many skin tightening Dubai options in the market, it can get confusing to pick the one that addresses your needs.

Here are some of the factors you need to consider before choosing a skin tightening treatment:

1. Age

With age, you lose elastin and collagen. Elastin provides firm skin with the ability to bounce back when stretched. Collagen, made of tightly-constructed fibers, helps skin maintain its structure and firmness. The breakdown of these two proteins causes skin sagging, adding years to your face. If you are considering skin tightening Dubai, age is an important factor to consider. We strongly recommend choosing a skin tightening treatment based on your age.

What skin tightening treatment to try:

  • Dermal fillers: Fillers are an excellent skin tightening Dubai option as they reduce the appearance of visible signs of aging. They are used to treat static wrinkles. You can start getting fillers in your late 30s or early 40s.

2. Level of sun damage

Too much sun exposure can hasten the aging process. As a result, your skin may appear saggy and wrinkled at a younger age. UV light slows down the formation of new collagen while also activating enzymes that break down existing collagen, causing elasticity and volume loss in our skin as we age. Therefore, when searching for a skin tightening treatment, you must factor in the level of sun damage your skin has endured.

Which skin tightening treatment to try:

  • Ultherapy: Ultherapy is an FDA-approved innovative, non-invasive procedure that lifts the skin on the face and neck, as well as the skin under the chin and the eyebrow. This non-surgical skin tightening Dubai procedure uses the energy of focused high-power ultrasound to heat skin tissue at various levels, stimulating a natural healing response that stimulates the production of novel collagen.
  • Photofacial: Photofacial is a photo-rejuvenation method that uses AFT technology—an advanced type of Intense Pulsed Light—to remove signs of aging and pigmented and vascular lesions. It is an effective skin tightening Dubai treatment to tackle signs of aging caused by UV exposure.

3. Goals

You must be clear about your goals when considering skin tightening procedures. We recommend discussing your skin tightening goals in detail with your aesthetician or dermatologist to achieve the best results.

Which skin tightening treatments to try:

  • Profhilo for subtle results: If you want a natural youthful glow, you must try Profhilo at Biolite. It is an injectable skin remodeling treatment that targets dullness, fine lines, wrinkles and skin laxity, thus giving you a youthful appearance.

4. Downtime

Some surgical skin tightening Dubai treatments require weeks for recovery. If you want quick results without altering your routine, we recommend choosing a skin tightening treatment with minimal to no downtime.

Which skin tightening treatment to try:

  • Forma: If you want an instant facelift minus the downtime, Forma is a brilliant option. This auto-adjusting thermal skin tightening treatment uses radio-frequency technology to stimulate the production of new collagen and improve your skin elasticity for long-lasting and remarkable results.
  • AquaGold Fine Touch: AquaGold Fine Touch facial is a luxury 24-carat gold facial device that administers a customized cocktail of fillers, and other skin vitamins for full-face rejuvenation. This facial effectively treats melasma, pigmentation and pores and gives overall skin plumping and tightening results.

To learn more about skin tightening treatments, visit Biolite or book a consultation with us. You can speak to us on +971 4 346 6641, email on, or schedule an appointment here.

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