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Cutera Titan Laser

The Cutera Titan uses light energy to heat the dermis deep beneath your skin’s surface. Without surgery, recovery time, or injections. The new Cutera Titan gives you an all natural option to actively turn back the clock on aging skin. Using light energy to stimulate new collagen growth deep beneath your skin’s surface. Titan can tighten skin on your face, arms, abdomen, and legs. It’s an ideal solution to enhance your youthful and healthy appearance without surgery, recovery time, or injections.

Who can be treated?

Since the Titan procedure heats tissue under skin’s surface, patients of any skin type or age can be treated. Your practitioner can advise you if the Titan is right for you. Titan candidates are often patients not yet ready for surgery. Men and women of all ages and skin types are potential candidates. Your physician can advise you if the Titan is right for you.

How does the Cutera Titan work?

Titan utilizes a safe, infrared light to heat the dermis well below the skin’s surface. This heating can cause immediate collagen contraction resulting in tighter skin. During the procedure, the skin’s surface (epidermis) is protected through continuous cooling with the Titan handpiece. After the procedure, new collagen growth results in further tightening with the improvement of lax skin, folds and lines.

The Titan Difference

Titan employs light energy because it provides a more uniform distribution of energy for heating the deep dermis than other energy sources, such as RF (radio frequency).

What area respond best to the Titan procedure?

Patients have been successfully treated on many areas of the body where skin is lax. Loose skin along the jaw line, under the chin, the abdomen and upper arm have responded particularly well to the procedure.

How many treatments will I need?

A single treatment has produced very good results for some patients. Your physician will advise you as to the number of frequency of treatments recommended for optimal results.

What happens after the treatment?

Immediately following the treatment, you may notice some redness and mild swelling in the treated are. Both should dissipate within a few hours. Consult your medical professional for complete information on the benefits and risks of treatment.

When will I see results?

Some patients see results immediately. However, for most patients, the results are gradual over a three to six month period as new collagen is formed and the skin tightens.

What do treatments feel like?

With each Titan pulse, you will feel a brief heating sensation. Some patients are more comfortable taking a mild pain reliever beforehand. Many patients are comfortable without anything. Your physician will advise you.

Has the Titan been tested and approved?

The Titan has been carefully studied in clinics around the world. It is cleared for the treatment of wrinkles in Europe and for general dermatologic use in Canada. in the US, it is cleared for topical heating to increase local tissue temperature and circulation.