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Can ultrasound therapy help treat wrinkles?

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The FDA has approved a technique called Ultherapy which uses ultrasound in a noninvasive technique to lift and tighten skin on the face, neck, and chin. It can also be used on wrinkles on the chest area.

From: Wrinkles WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: "Understanding Various Treatments of Facial Wrinkles."

MedicineNet: "Wrinkles."

American Academy of Dermatology: "Wrinkle Remedies."

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on April 27, 2019

SOURCES:

The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: "Understanding Various Treatments of Facial Wrinkles."

MedicineNet: "Wrinkles."

American Academy of Dermatology: "Wrinkle Remedies."

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on April 27, 2019

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