HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasounds) | 21 Nov 2022

12 Questions about HIFU Appareil Professionnel

A facelift without surgery can be achieved with the professional HIFU device. HIFU ultrasound stimulates the appearance of new collagen.

12 Questions about HIFU Appareil Professionnel

HIFU (High Intensity Focused Ultrasound)is currently the most popular non-invasive treatment on the market. HIFU is comparable toa facelift without surgery.

How does HIFU  work?

The technique of the’HIFU consists ofédelivering focused ultrasound gr&eacirc;ceà têtes workingé different depths. The highly targeted use of focused ultrasound makes it possible to reshape the existing collagène. Ultrasound stimulates the appearance of new collagen in areas where skin tightening and tightening is needed.

How to roll out a HIFU séance ?

The HIFU és ultra-focused waves. These waves will reach the deepest layers of the skin. These waves focus on focal points. Tissues outside the target area are not heated. Ultrasound generates a temporary increase in temperature at the chosen depth (1.5 mm, 3 mm and 4.5 mm).

When the temperature is raised, the ultrasound is applied to the deeper layers of the skin.

When the temperature in these layers rises above 70°, the threshold for the deactivation of proteins, a coagulation zone is created. The body realizes that skin tissue needs to be regenerated. To promote cell regeneration, the body produces additional collagen. (Collagen is a protein found in the body. Collagen is responsible for firmness). New tissues are added to this region, making it firmer. The upper layers of the skin are firmed. This extra boost of collagen gives the results of a facelift without surgery.

What are the effects of HIFU on the skin ?

There are 3 effects of HIFU on the skin.

  • Mechanical effect: ultra-focused vibrations induce contraction of collagen fibers and stimulation of collagen by fibroblasts.
  • Cavitation effect: ultrasound vibration implodes adipocyte membranes.
  • Thermal effect: ultrasound energy is transformed into heat, which destroys adipocytes and creates a small invisible wound.


What are the results obtained with HIFU?

A 2017 study by TEONIA SA found that 95% of women who received professional HIFU treatment were satisfied with the results. They noted an improvement in skin appearance. Users noted a reduction of up to 50% in submental volume, and 95% said they had no side effects during or after the treatment.

Restoring the skin's natural elasticity and elasticity is an important part of the treatment process.

Results in facial care => Fermeté restaurée

  • Eliminates wrinkles
  • Tautens the neck
  • Firms neckline and removes wrinkles
  • Slims double chin by eliminating fat mass
  • Firms the facial oval and tightens the muscles under the chin
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Results in body care => Slimming and re-tensioning of tissues

  • Firms the treated areas and removes the effet peau d’orange or dimpled skin
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  • Fine-tunes treated areas by eliminating fatty tissue
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  • Can be used on all types of fat

What are the benefits of HIFU for your customers ?

  • No period of social exclusion
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  • No incision or scarring due to treatment
  • Safe and effective
  • Lasting effects from 18 to 24 months
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How long does it take to achieve results?

Results are visible quickly. After the first treatment, you feel an immediate tissue-tightening effect. Pores are tightened. Skin is smoother.

After 15 days, skin improvement is visible, reaching 20% of the expected result.

After 3 months, the HIFU treatment has reached its full effectiveness.


What is LIPO HIFU?

HIFU for body slimming works on the same principle. Ultrasound focuses on fat deep down (0.8 cm and 1.3 cm). The heat generated by the ultrasound causes the fat cells to be destroyed. They are then naturally and progressively eliminated by the body.

Who can perform HIFU?

HIFU is indicated for both men and women. HIFU is ideal for combating relining skin and wrinkles without the need for surgery.

HIFU, is it réservé à a clientèle âgée?

HIFU is highly effective against wrinkles and sagging skin. HIFU can also be recommended as a preventive treatment for younger people seeking to maintain the firmness of the oval of the face. In this case, HIFU will be ideal for preventing wrinkles and fine lines.

The results obtained with HIFU.

  • Excellent for eliminating superficial fine lines and deep wrinkles.
  • Stunning complexion
  • Targets face and neck area to tighten skin
  • Redesigned facial oval
  • . The oval is better defined. Cheeks, chin and jawline are lifted.
  • The skin's natural regenerative process is accelerated. Collagen production increases
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What benefits will you achieve with HIFU at your institute?

5 benefits of HIFU for your institute

  1. A 2-in-1 device: the HIFU can act on both the face and the body
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  3. The results are visible from the very first session. Your customers are delighted with the results and the rapid effect. The results are long-lasting
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  5. L’HIFU is a very cost-effective treatment
  6. HIFU is a fast treatment. Facial and neck sequences can last from 30 minutes to 1 hour, for visible results
  7. As a new technology, HIFU has already proved its worth in the medical field
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  9. The efficacy of HIFU remains inexpensive compared with other invasive and painful procedures
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  11. HIFU can be performed on all skin types
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As you can see, HIFU is a fantastic technology, and you may want to incorporate it into your beauty care menu. The market for HIFU devices is vast, and choosing one can be difficult, especially as top-of-the-range devices come with a hefty price tag.

What HIFU device to buy?

During your search for HIFU devices, you'll notice that there are many machines available at very modest prices. These devices can be found on Chinese e-commerce sites. At first glance, they have everything to please... But don't be tempted too quickly!

HIFU is a complex technology. It's neither easy nor cheap to manufacture one of these machines. If a company sells them cheaply, it may mean that it has cut corners in manufacturing, quality control or machine efficiency.

Even if you think you're saving money in the short term, you could be exposing yourself to risks later on. And in the event of a problem, your insurance won't be able to turn against this e-commerce site, but rather against you.

If you're looking to invest in an e-commerce site, you'll need to take out an insurance policy.

If you want to invest in a HIFU device, we recommend that you contact reputable companies. These reputable companies will be able to help you choose the right device and set up the treatment in your institute. Thanks to their expertise and training, these manufacturers will be able to help you develop a quality service. After-sales service will also be a key factor in your choice of supplier.

After-sales service will also be a key factor in your choice of supplier.


What tariff to apply ?

HIFU is an extremely cost-effective treatment for your business. If you perform 5 sessions per week, you will recoup the cost of your professional equipment in less than 2 months.

The recommended price for a séance of HIFU varies around 350 €. We also recommend that you analyze the prices charged by your competitors in order to establish your own prices.

The price of a HIFU is based on a number of factors.


When is HIFU contraindicated?

During the anamnesis, an assessment of the client's antécécèlents, you will deécèler the éventuelles contraindications. It is advisable to carry out a HIFU session in the following cases:

  • Pregnant or breastfeeding women
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  • Pacemaker wearers
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  • Persons with metallic and/or electronic implants in the treatment area
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  • Mammary prostheses for the treatment of neckline
  • Cutaneous lesions on the area to be treated
  • Heavy medical treatments