Is microcurrent the same as laser?

Microcurrent provides electrons and in published studies increases ATP production in cells. Lasers provide photons.

Can I use microcurrent after laser?

Yes, but we recommend waiting 10 days after receiving an injectable or laser procedure before using ZIIP. Please consult your physician with further questions.

Do dermatologists recommend microcurrent?

“Microcurrent therapy is best used for maintenance and prevention,” says New York City-based board-certified dermatologist Marina Peredo.

Are microcurrent treatments effective?

“Microcurrent has been around for decades, especially in physical therapy, so it is very safe, effective, and targeted,” says Svendsen. Physical therapists have used microcurrent therapy treatments since the 1970s for pain relief and even facial paralysis conditions, like Bell’s palsy.

Which is better RF or microcurrent?

Radiofrequency devices are used with a core focus on repairing and renewing skin making it tighter, firmer and plumper, helping removing wrinkles. Whereas microcurrent treatments are more likely to be used as a precautionary measure, on those who are looking to slow down the natural appearance of ageing on their skin.

Is microcurrent the same as RF?

Microcurrent activates the muscles beneath the skin so they strengthen and tone, thus increasing cellular metabolism. Radiofrequency, on the other hand, has no impact on the muscles. Instead it catalyses a kinetic heat to stimulate the process of collagen production, which already happens naturally within our skin.

Is microcurrent safe for fillers?

If you’ve had fillers or Botox, you need to wait two weeks for it to settle before getting a microcurrent treatment. During those two weeks, filler and Botox can shift, and we don’t want to alter the results.

How often can I use microcurrent on my face?

Skincare experts recommend that you receive microcurrent treatments at least once per month to see the best results, or every other week if you can swing it. While your results will be gorgeous and last a long time… nothing in life is permanent, which is why you’ll need to practice the right maintenance.

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