Wrinkle Reducer Specialist

Dr. Dennis Roberts

OB-GYNs located in Indio, CA

Fine lines, creases, and wrinkles can make you feel older than you are and wreck your confidence. Dr. Dennis Roberts, DO, in Indio, California, can eradicate sagging, wrinkled skin with radiofrequency technology. When you’re ready to turn back the hands of time, call the office to book a consultation, or use the easy online scheduler to make your appointment.

Wrinkle Reducer Q & A

What causes wrinkles?

As you age, your skin loses some of its collagen, which is responsible for firmness and elasticity. As the collagen decreases, fine lines and wrinkles from around your eyes, mouth, cheeks, and forehead.

Smoking is another common cause of the formation of wrinkles. Nicotine narrows your blood vessels and hinders blood flow and nutrients to your skin.

Ultraviolet light from excess sun exposure breaks down your skin’s integrity and leads to sagging and wrinkling in areas that have been damaged by too much sun.

Finally, repetitive muscle use from smiling and frowning etch permanent wrinkles around your mouth and eyes.

What is radiofrequency laser treatment?

Radiofrequency laser treatment uses a heating device that releases waves of radio frequencies through the top layer of your skin deep into the tissues under the surface. The goal of the treatment is to trigger an increase in collagen production, which tightens your skin and restores a youthful glow.

What kinds of problems do radiofrequency lasers treat?

Not only do radiofrequency lasers tighten skin and improve wrinkles, but it also minimizes troublesome cellulite. Areas, where radiofrequency technology is especially helpful, are:

  • Around the eyes
  • Around the mouth
  • Forehead
  • Chest
  • Neck
  • Abdomen
  • Thighs
  • Tops of hands

Does radiofrequency laser treatment hurt?

No, this completely non-surgical facelift doesn’t hurt at all. Some patients report a warm, tingly sensation during the skin tightening treatment, but it isn’t painful and causes no downtime.

Dr. Roberts applies a cooling gel to the designated areas and massages the wand-like device into your skin. Sessions are quick, and many men and women consider the procedure relaxing.

How many laser treatments do I need?

Dr. Roberts recommends four treatments spaced every couple of weeks. The results are remarkable and long-lasting. Depending on the severity of your wrinkles and the condition of your skin, you may choose to see Dr. Roberts annually for a touch-up session.

Don’t let wrinkles, creases, and unsightly cellulite stop you from feeling good about yourself. Call on the wrinkle reduction expert, Dr. Roberts, to help you age gracefully. To learn more, contact the office for a consultation, or book your appointment online.