Matrix IR

Anitha Reddy, M.D. offers another laser treatment for wrinkle reduction called Matrix IR at her practice in Tampa Florida.  This treatment allows Laser and radiofrequency energy to heat up the deeper layers of the skin while protecting the surface skin. This heating activates fibroblasts signaling collagen to remodel and form new collagen cells.  The resulting affect is a reduction of the

  • nasolabial folds, marionette lines,
  • perioral wrinkles, crow’s feet,
  • forehead lines, and scars.

The Matrix IR™ by Syneron™ combines fractionated 915nm diode laser and bipolar radiofrequency for a non-ablative treatment reducing facial wrinkles and scars. Because the energy is fractionated, more intense light energy can be delivered into microscopic zones leaving untreated skin around these zones that assist in healing and collagen remodeling allowing for more effective treatments

Who is a candidate?

Patients looking to improve wrinkles or scars in a non-ablative manner without injections, are good candidates for this treatments.

The treatment of Matrix IR™ is not recommended for women who are pregnant or have been on Accutane within the past 3 months. In addition, patients with pacemakers, internal defibrillators, or metal implants should not have these treatments. Patients who have diabetes, an autoimmune disease, history of cold sores, or have had injectable fillers in the area to be treated should let us know prior to treatment with Matrix IR™.

What desired results can be expected?

Dr. Anitha Reddy will determine a series of three to five treatments which should  reduce wrinkles and scars. You will then see marked improvement in frown and forehead lines, crow’s feet, nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and wrinkles around the mouth revealing a more relaxed alert looking appearance.

Dr. Anitha Reddy may recommend maintenance treatments over time to maintain the result achieved.

What happens after Matrix IR Laser Wrinkle Reduction?

Dr. Reddy finds that most patients have mild redness and swelling for a few hours after the treatment.

Results will develop over time and with subsequent treatments. Full results can be appreciated a few months following the last treatment.

If you have been concerned about wrinkles that do not seem to respond to dermal fillers,  Dr. Anitha Reddy may recommend exploring the use of the Matrix IR for you.  Call our office today to schedule a personalized consultation with Doctor Name to see if you are a good candidate for Matrix IR call 813-855-5600 today.