At Shine, we use a Plasma Pen, to apply a high-frequency electric current to small areas of the skin. This procedure targets “fibroblasts.” Fibroblast are collagen– and protein-producing cells just below your outermost skin layer.
Fibroblasts play an important role in helping skin wounds heal as well as maintaining skin firmness and tightness.
This non-medical procedure is non-intrusive and the plasma pen tip doesn’t directly touch the skin, but instead releases a targeted current just above the skin. The hot current creates small holes, or micro-injuries, in the skin’s layer.
According to an 2019 article published in the PMFA journal, the thermal disruption, or heat damage, from plasma fibroblast therapy:
Plasma lift skin tightening can be used to treat skin on almost all areas of the body. However, it is particularly It is commonly used to treat wrinkles and loose skin on the face, neck, and jaw line. When performed in our state-of-the-art treatment room, plasma fibroblast therapy can: