Morpheus8

ADVANCED SKIN RENEWAL WITH MORPHEUS8

Experience dramatic skin tightening, improved texture, and reduced wrinkles with Morpheus8 at Worthy Skin & Beauty Bar. This advanced treatment combines microneedling with radiofrequency energy for optimal results.

Treatment Length

25 to 35 minutes

Treatment Downtime

Redness possible for 1-3 days

Treatment Sessions

Series of treatments recommended for optimal results

What we treat

Morpheus8 can address a number of concerns to promote younger-looking, radiant skin. Here’s how it can help.
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Deep Wrinkles & Folds

Reduce deep wrinkles and improve skin texture.

Uneven Skin Tone

Improve tone for a radiant look.

Loose Skin

Tighten loose skin on face and neck.

Sagging Jowls

Lift and redefine jawline for sharper contours.

Body Smoothing & Contouring

Target stubborn fat and skin laxity on the body.

Stretch Marks

Improve the appearance of stretch marks.

and more…

Morpheus8 Before & After Picture

It’s important to remember some of displayed photos above use a combination of different procedures to give the client the best result. However like all treatment, individual results vary so these before and after photos are only to illustrate and not guarantee anyone undergoing similar procedures will achieve the same results.

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What is Morpheus8 and How Does It Work?

Morpheus8 is a cutting-edge aesthetic technology that combines the benefits of microneedling with radiofrequency (RF) energy to deliver exceptional skin tightening, rejuvenation, and remodeling.

Here’s a breakdown of how it works:

  • Microneedling: Similar to traditional microneedling, Morpheus8 utilizes a device with fine needles that create controlled micro-injuries in the top layers of your skin. This triggers the body’s natural healing response, stimulating collagen production and cellular renewal.
  • Radiofrequency Technology: Morpheus8 goes beyond traditional microneedling by incorporating radiofrequency energy. The RF energy delivered through the needles reaches deeper skin layers, gently heating the tissues. This heat stimulation further promotes collagen production, tightens existing collagen fibers, and improves skin laxity.

Morpheus8 combines the controlled micro-injuries of microneedling with the deeper tissue heating of radiofrequency to achieve a more comprehensive and impactful skin rejuvenation experience.

The Synergistic Effect of Microneedling and Radiofrequency

The combination of microneedling and radiofrequency in Morpheus8 offers significant advantages over each technology used alone:

  • Enhanced Collagen Production: Both microneedling and RF energy stimulate collagen production. The combined effect leads to a more significant increase in collagen, resulting in firmer, plumper skin.
  • Deeper Tissue Rejuvenation: RF energy penetrates deeper than microneedling alone, reaching the underlying dermis where collagen resides. This deeper heating promotes collagen remodeling and tightening throughout the treated area.
  • Improved Skin Tightening: The combined action of microneedling and RF energy is highly effective in tightening loose or sagging skin, leading to a more youthful appearance.
  • Targeted Treatment: Morpheus8 allows for controlled penetration depths of the microneedles and RF energy, ensuring the treatment reaches the specific skin layers where it’s most beneficial for your concerns.
  • Ablating Stubborn Fat: With the microneedling delivery system, RF energy is delivered into the subcutaneous layer to target stubborn fat cells.

By combining these two technologies, Morpheus8 offers a more powerful and comprehensive approach to skin rejuvenation compared to traditional microneedling or RF treatments alone.

Plus, Morpheus8 boasts a faster healing time compared to traditional microneedling, allowing you to get back to your routine sooner.

Tailoring Morpheus8 for Your Unique Needs

One of the significant advantages of Morpheus8 is its customizability:

  • Adjustable Needle Depth: The microneedles in the Morpheus8 device can be adjusted to target specific skin concerns. Shallower depths address fine lines and wrinkles, while deeper penetration reaches the underlying tissues for firmer skin and fat remodeling.
  • Controlled RF Energy: The intensity of the RF energy can be customized to ensure optimal results while maintaining patient comfort.
  • Targeted Areas: Morpheus8 can be used to treat various areas of the face and body, including the face, neck, jowls, abdomen, knees, and more.

During a consultation with our skincare experts, they can assess your individual needs and customize the Morpheus8 treatment parameters to target your specific concerns and achieve your desired outcome.

Benefits of Morpheus8

Lifting and Tightening for a Sculpted, Youthful Look

Morpheus8 is a frontrunner in non-surgical skin tightening thanks to its powerful combination of microneedling and radiofrequency technology. We like to call it 1/4 of a Facelift. Here’s how it effectively addresses loose skin and improves facial contours:

  • Enhanced Collagen Production: As discussed above, Morpheus8 stimulates significant collagen production. Collagen is the protein responsible for skin elasticity and firmness. Increased collagen levels lead to tighter, lifted skin, effectively combating sagging and jowls.
  • Deeper Tissue Rejuvenation: The radiofrequency energy in Morpheus8 penetrates deep into the skin’s supportive tissues. This heat stimulation tightens existing collagen fibers and promotes the formation of new ones, resulting in a more sculpted and youthful facial appearance.
  • Targeted Treatment: Morpheus8 allows for customized needle depths and RF energy levels. This targeted approach ensures the treatment reaches deeper tissues in areas like the jawline and cheeks, specifically addressing concerns like sagging and loss of definition.

With its ability to stimulate collagen production, rejuvenate deeper tissues, and deliver targeted treatment, Morpheus8 is a highly effective option for achieving significant skin tightening and improved facial contours.

Smoothing Out Fine Lines

Fine lines and wrinkles can be effectively addressed by Morpheus8:

  • Collagen Boost: As mentioned before, Morpheus8 significantly increases collagen production. This plumps up the skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, including crow’s feet and forehead lines.
  • Targeted Microneedling: Unlike traditional microneedling, Morpheus8’s adjustable needles allow for targeted treatment of wrinkle-prone areas like laugh lines and marionette lines.
  • Skin Tightening: The overall tightening effect of Morpheus8 helps smooth out wrinkles caused by loose or lax skin, contributing to a more youthful look.

By addressing the underlying cause of wrinkles (collagen loss) and tightening the skin, Morpheus8 offers a comprehensive approach to wrinkle reduction for a smoother, younger-looking complexion.

Refining Pores and Uneven Skin Texture

Uneven skin texture and enlarged pores can be tackled with Morpheus8:

  • Cellular Renewal: Microneedling in Morpheus8 triggers the skin’s natural healing process, promoting cell turnover and regeneration. This results in a smoother, more even-toned appearance.
  • Reduced Sebum Production: Morpheus8 may help regulate sebum production, an oily substance that can clog pores and contribute to their enlarged appearance.
  • Collagen Rejuvenation: Increased collagen production from Morpheus8 treatment can improve skin texture by filling in fine lines and shallow depressions, creating a smoother overall look.

Morpheus8 offers a multifaceted approach to improving skin texture by promoting cell renewal, potentially regulating sebum production, and stimulating collagen remodeling, all of which contribute to a smoother, more refined complexion.

Minimizing the Appearance of Acne Scars

Acne scars can be a concern for many. Morpheus8 can offer improvement:

  • Collagen Induction: Similar to its effect on wrinkles, Morpheus8 stimulates collagen production, which can help smooth out depressed acne scars.
  • Targeted Treatment: The customizable needle depth of Morpheus8 allows for precise targeting of scar tissue, promoting collagen remodeling and improvement in scar appearance.

While Morpheus8 may not completely eliminate acne scars, it can significantly reduce their visibility and improve the overall texture and tone of the affected area.

Addressing Hyperpigmentation and Sun Damage

Hyperpigmentation and sun damage can be addressed with Morpheus8:

  • Cellular Renewal: The microneedling component of Morpheus8 promotes cell turnover, encouraging the shedding of hyperpigmented cells and revealing brighter,
  • Improved Blood Circulation: The RF energy in Morpheus8 can improve blood circulation, which can promote a healthy glow and reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation.
  • Collagen Stimulation: By stimulating collagen production, microneedling enhances the overall health and function of your skin cells. This means your favorite skincare products can penetrate deeper and work more effectively, maximizing your results.

By promoting cell turnover, and improving circulation, Morpheus8 can address hyperpigmentation and sun damage, leading to a brighter and more even skin tone.

Unveiling the Fountain of Youth with Morpheus8

Morpheus8 offers a comprehensive approach to facial rejuvenation, providing a multitude of benefits:

  • Lifted & Tightened Skin: As discussed above, Morpheus8 effectively tightens loose skin, improving facial contours and creating a more youthful appearance.
  • Reduced Wrinkles & Fine Lines: Morpheus8’s ability to stimulate collagen production and tighten the skin significantly reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, resulting in a smoother, younger-looking complexion.
  • Improved Skin Texture & Tone: By promoting cellular renewal, potentially regulating oil production, and stimulating collagen production, Morpheus8 refines skin texture, minimizes pores, and evens out skin tone for a visibly smoother and more radiant appearance.
  • Reduced Acne Scars: By stimulating collagen production and precisely targeting scar tissue, it can smooth out depressions, improve texture and tone, and significantly reduce the visibility of acne scars – all without completely eliminating them.
  • Addressed Hyperpigmentation & Sun Damage: Morpheus8 tackles hyperpigmentation and sun damage by encouraging cell turnover, and improving blood circulation, resulting in a brighter and more even skin tone.
  • Enhanced Overall Complexion: The combined effects of Morpheus8 treatment lead to a significant improvement in overall skin health, texture, tone, and elasticity, leaving you with a noticeably younger and more radiant appearance.

Morpheus8 offers a non-surgical solution for achieving comprehensive facial rejuvenation. By addressing multiple concerns simultaneously, it can help you achieve a smoother, tighter, and more youthful look.

Anticipated Reactions of Morpheus8

Morpheus8 is a more advanced microneedling treatment with deeper penetration. While generally safe, potential side effects and risks include:

  • More pronounced swelling, and bruising compared to traditional microneedling.
  • Crusting or scabbing (temporary)

Important to Note: A consultation with a qualified provider is crucial to assess suitability for Morpheus8 and minimize risks.

Who is a Good Candidate for Morpheus8?

Morpheus8 is a versatile treatment that can address various concerns, making it suitable for a wide range of individuals seeking facial rejuvenation. Here are some common concerns addressed by Morpheus8:

  • Loose Skin & Loss of Elasticity: Morpheus8’s collagen stimulation and tissue tightening excel at addressing loose skin and sagging, particularly around the jawline, cheeks, and neck.
  • Wrinkles & Fine Lines: If you’re concerned with wrinkles around the eyes, forehead, or mouth, Morpheus8’s collagen-boosting capabilities and targeted microneedling can effectively diminish their appearance.
  • Uneven Skin Texture & Enlarged Pores: Morpheus8 promotes cell turnover and potentially regulates sebum production, leading to a smoother texture and minimized pores.
  • Acne Scars: The collagen induction and skin resurfacing properties of Morpheus8 can help reduce the visibility of depressed acne scars.
  • Hyperpigmentation & Sun Damage: Morpheus8 can address uneven skin tone and sun damage by encouraging cell turnover.
  • Overall Facial Rejuvenation: If you desire a comprehensive approach to improving skin texture, tone, elasticity, and reducing wrinkles and signs of aging, Morpheus8 offers a powerful solution.

What Factors Will Be Considered During Your Consultation?

A thorough consultation with our skincare experts is crucial before undergoing Morpheus8. During this consultation, they will consider several factors to determine if Morpheus8 is right for you:

  • Your Skin Concerns: Discussing your specific concerns and desired outcomes is essential. They will assess the severity of your wrinkles, loose skin, acne scars, or other issues to determine if Morpheus8 can effectively address them.
  • Skin Type & Sensitivity: Evaluating your skin type and sensitivity is important. Morpheus8 can be customized for various skin types, but those with specific skin conditions may be better suited for alternative treatments.
  • Medical History: Disclosing any underlying medical conditions or medications you’re taking is essential. Certain conditions or medications may contraindicate Morpheus8 treatment and results.
  • Realistic Expectations: The skincare experts will discuss realistic expectations for the results and the number of sessions you might need to achieve your desired outcome. Morpheus8 offers noticeable improvements, but it’s not a one-time fix for all concerns.

A comprehensive consultation ensures Morpheus8 treatment aligns with your goals and is a safe and effective option for your unique skin needs.

Are There Any Conditions that Make Morpheus8 Unsuitable?

While Morpheus8 is generally safe for many people, there are some instances where it might not be suitable:

  • Pregnancy & Lactation: Morpheus8 is not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding due to a lack of research on its safety during these times.
  • Active Skin Conditions: If you have severe active acne breakouts, rosacea, eczema, or other severe skin conditions, Morpheus8 could potentially worsen them.
  • Keloid Scarring: Individuals prone to keloid scarring should avoid Morpheus8, as it could stimulate further scar formation.
  • Medications: Certain medications could increase your risk of bleeding during the procedure.

It’s important to be upfront with your skincare expert about your complete medical history during the consultation to ensure Morpheus8 is a safe option for you. They can discuss alternative treatments if Morpheus8 is not suitable for your specific needs.

What to Expect

Pre-Treatment Preparation

To ensure a smooth and successful Morpheus8 experience, here are some steps to take beforehand:

  • Consultation: As discussed earlier, a consultation with a skincare expert is crucial. They will assess your skin suitability, discuss your concerns, and outline the treatment plan.
  • Discontinue Certain Medications: You may need to stop taking some medications or certain topical medications for a specific period before Morpheus8.
  • Avoid Sun Exposure: Minimize sun exposure in the weeks leading up to your treatment, and always wear medical-grade sunscreen daily.
  • Discontinue Certain Skincare Products: Avoid exfloations and active skincare ingredients 3-5 days before the treatment.
  • Hydration is Key: Staying well-hydrated in the days leading up to your appointment can optimize your skin’s health and improve treatment results.
  • Inform Our Team: Disclose any recent illnesses, allergies, or upcoming events that might require delaying the treatment.

The Morpheus8 Process

A typical Morpheus8 session involves several steps:

  • Topical Anesthetic: A topical numbing cream will be applied to the treatment area 30-60 minutes before the procedure to minimize discomfort during the treatment.
  • Cleansing: Your skin will be thoroughly cleansed to remove any makeup, oil, or impurities.
  • Enhanced Comfort (Optional): For an even more comfortable experience, we offer optional nerve block injections using a similar anesthetic to the dentist. These injections effectively numb the treatment area, maximizing your comfort throughout the procedure.
  • Treatment Customization: The clinician will adjust the Morpheus8 device settings based on your specific concerns and desired results. This includes selecting the appropriate needle depth and RF energy level.
  • Morpheus8 Treatment: The Morpheus8 handpiece will be gently stamped across your skin, delivering the microneedling and radiofrequency energy to the targeted areas. 
  • Soothing Treatment: After completing the microneedling and RF energy application, a calming lotion or serum will be applied to soothe the skin.
  • Post-Treatment Instructions: The clinician will provide specific instructions on aftercare and sun protection following the treatment.

The entire Morpheus8 session typically takes 60-90 minutes, depending on the size of the treatment area and the number of passes required.

Does Morpheus8 Hurt? What Pain Management Options Are Available?

While Morpheus8 can cause some discomfort, the level of pain varies depending on your individual pain tolerance and the treatment settings used. Here’s how to manage any discomfort:

  • Topical Anesthetic: As mentioned above, the strongest prescription grade topical numbing cream is applied before the procedure to significantly reduce discomfort during the microneedling portion.
  • Nerve Block Injections:To tailor your experience to ultimate relaxation, we offer optional nerve block injections. Similar to a dentist’s anesthetic, these injections gently numb the treatment area for optimal comfort throughout the procedure.
  • Adjustable Settings: The clinican can adjust the needle depth and RF energy level of the Morpheus8 device to minimize discomfort based on your tolerance.
  • Open Communication: Communicate openly with your clinician about your pain tolerance throughout the procedure. They can adjust the settings or take breaks if needed.

While Morpheus8 might cause some temporary discomfort, the numbing cream, adjustable settings, and potential for cooling systems ensure a tolerable experience for most patients.

Optimizing Your Morpheus8 Journey

Here are some tips to maximize the results of your Morpheus8 treatment:

  • Series of Treatments: For optimal results, a series of Morpheus8 sessions spaced 4-6 weeks apart is often recommended. The exact number of sessions needed will depend on your individual skin concerns and desired outcome.
  • Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle: A healthy diet, adequate sleep, and managing stress levels can all contribute to optimal skin health and enhance the results of your Morpheus8 treatment.
  • Hydration is Key: Staying well-hydrated throughout your Morpheus8 journey is essential for optimal skin health and healing.
  • Medical-Grade Sunscreen: Consistent use of sunscreen with medical-grade SPF is crucial to protect your skin from sun damage and ensure long-lasting results from your Morpheus8 treatments.
  • Medical-Grade Skincare: Using medical-grade skincare products recommended by your skincare expert can further enhance the benefits of Morpheus8 and promote overall skin health.
  • Upgrade Your Results with PRP: Take your Morpheus8 treatment to the next level by incorporating Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP). PRP is a concentration of your own platelets, rich in growth factors that can accelerate healing and further enhance collagen production. This powerful combination can significantly improve your overall results, leading to smoother, firmer, and more youthful-looking skin.

By following these tips, you can maximize the results of your Morpheus8 treatment and achieve your desired skin goals.

Additional Considerations

Morpheus8 vs. Microneedling

Morpheus8 offers a compelling option compared to other wrinkle reduction treatments:

  • Non-Surgical Approach: Morpheus8 is a minimally invasive procedure, unlike surgical options like facelifts or brow lifts, which can be significantly more expensive and involve greater downtime.
  • Natural-Looking Results: Morpheus8 stimulates your body’s natural collagen production, leading to subtle and gradual improvements in wrinkles and fine lines. This can be a great option before getting into injectables like fillers.
  • Versatility: Morpheus8 addresses various concerns beyond wrinkles, including acne scars, sun damage, and enlarged pores, offering a broader range of benefits compared to some targeted wrinkle reduction treatments.

While Morpheus8 requires a series of sessions, it can be a cost-effective and natural approach to address wrinkles and other skin concerns when compared to some alternative treatments.

How Many Sessions Are Recommended for Optimal Results?

The recommended number of Morpheus8 sessions for optimal results can vary depending on several factors:

  • Your Skin Concerns: The severity of your wrinkles, loose skin, or other concerns will influence the number of sessions needed. 
  • Desired Outcome: The level of improvement you desire plays a role. For subtle changes, fewer sessions might suffice, while for more dramatic results, a series of treatments might be necessary.
  • Skin Aging: Your individual skin’s aging process and natural healing rate can also influence the treatment plan.

Typically, a series of 3-4 Morpheus8 sessions spaced 4-6 weeks apart is recommended. However, during your consultation, your skincare expert will assess your specific needs and recommend the optimal treatment plan to achieve your desired results.

Can Morpheus8 Be Used on The Body?

Absolutely! Morpheus8 is not limited to the face. It can be used on various areas of the body to address similar concerns:

  • Neck & Décolletage: Morpheus8 can effectively tighten loose skin and reduce wrinkles on the neck and chest area.
  • Abdomen & Flanks: This treatment can improve skin laxity, stretch marks, stubborn fat and uneven texture on the abdomen and flanks.
  • Knees & Arms: Morpheus8 can address loose skin, wrinkles, and crepey skin texture on the knees and arms.
  • Buttocks & Thighs: Morpheus8 can improve skin laxity and texture on the buttocks and thighs.

During your consultation, discuss your concerns to determine if Morpheus8 is suitable for your desired treatment areas. We can customize the treatment parameters to target specific areas effectively.

Recovery After Morpheus8

When Will My Face Feel Normal Again?

Morpheus8 typically causes minimal downtime. You can expect some redness, swelling, and pinpoint bleeding immediately following the procedure. These effects are usually most noticeable within the first 12 hours and gradually subside within 1-3 days.

As your skin heals and renews itself, you might experience a slight texture for a few days. To optimize this process, we recommend avoiding harsh skincare products or exfoliants during this time. The good news is, most people can seamlessly return to their regular skincare routine and makeup application within 3-5 days after treatment.

AFTER CARE RECOMMENDATIONS

Gentle Cleansing

Wash your face with the provided gentle cleanser and lukewarm or cold water. Avoid harsh scrubs or rubbing the treated area.

Moisturize

Apply the provided fragrance-free, gentle moisturizer to soothe and hydrate your skin.

Sunscreen is Essential

Apply the provided sunscreen daily to protect your healing skin from sun damage.

Makeup Minimization

Avoid wearing makeup for at least 24 hours after the procedure to allow your skin time to heal.

Avoid Saunas & Strenuous Activity

Strenuous exercise, hot showers, saunas, and swimming pools should be avoided for at least 48 hours after treatment, as they can irritate the skin.

Don’t Pick!

Resist the urge to pick or scratch at your skin, as this can increase the risk of infection and improper healing.