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Can Opus® Plasma Tighten Flabby Belly Skin?

As we age, many things can affect how loose the skin around our belly is. When your weight fluctuates, like when you become pregnant or lose a large amount of weight, your abdominal skin may become loose and saggy. However, with Opus Plasma, we may be able to help tighten the skin in this area. Dr. Steven Zivich, a board-certified family physician, serves patients near Boston, Back Bay, Cambridge, and Somerville, MA. Dr. Zivich can help you achieve the body you have always wanted with Opus Plasma. Schedule a consultation with Boston Direct Health in Boston, MA to learn more about this procedure.

What is Opus Plasma, and how does it work?

Opus Plasma was developed by Alma and uses RF (radiofrequency) energy to help tighten your skin. This device emits RF energy that can help to produce new collagen. This collagen may improve skin elasticity and the overall tautness of the skin. Opus Plasma can address your issues with sagging, loose, and flabby skin. This treatment works well with most skin tones and types. During your appointment, Dr. Zivich can examine any problem areas and design a treatment plan specific to you. The RF energy targets your dead skin cells while improving the production of collagen. The Opus Plasma device will be passed over your skin, and you may experience a warm feeling followed by a cooling sensation.

How does radiofrequency treatment work?

The Opus Plasma handpiece is a part of a treatment called RF skin tightening.; this is a nonsurgical form of skin tightening. This procedure takes between an hour to an hour and a half to complete. To start the procedure, the treatment areas will be cleansed, and a topical anesthetic applied. The Opus handpiece will then be used to treat the necessary areas. After your procedure, you may experience some discomfort, swelling, and redness for a few days following your procedure. You should be able to return to normal daily activities following your procedure. If you are suffering from flabby belly skin, contact Boston Direct Health in Boston, MA to learn how Opus Plasma can help.

Frequently asked questions

How many treatments will I need to reach optimal results? Since every patient is different, the number of sessions is based on your starting point and your end goal. However, at your consultation, Dr. Zivich can give you an estimate on the number of treatments you may need.

How long should my results last? When properly cared for, you can expect your results to last for up to three years.

Does this procedure hurt? While you may experience some mild discomfort after your treatment, most patients say they felt little to no pain during their procedure.

Where can I get treatment with Opus Plasma in Boston, MA?

The Opus Plasma can help to tighten loose and flabby belly skin by inducing the production of collagen to smooth the areas. Dr. Steven Zivich can help you make a customized plan to fit your specific needs and concerns. Our office services men and women near Boston, Back Bay, Cambridge, and Somerville, MA. If you are looking to tighten your skin, Opus Plasma with RF energy may be a good option for you. Contact Boston Direct Health in Boston, MA for a full consultation on the state of your aesthetic and general health needs.


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