Radiofrequency Skin Tightening

What is Radiofrequency Skin Tightening?

As we age, our skin naturally loses elasticity and firmness. Skin tightening is a broad term for cosmetic procedures that aim to address this concern. These procedures use various techniques to stimulate collagen production, the protein responsible for skin’s plumpness and tightness.

Looking for a non-surgical way to achieve a tighter, younger look? Radiofrequency therapy (RF therapy) might be the answer. This treatment uses radio waves to heat the deeper layers of your skin, stimulating the production of collagen and elastin. These proteins are responsible for giving your skin its youthful structure and bounce. 

As a result, RF therapy can effectively address wrinkles, fine lines, sagging skin, and sun damage. It’s most commonly used on the face but can also target loose skin on the arms and abdomen. Some doctors even recommend RF therapy for non-surgical body contouring.

How Radiofrequency Skin Tightening Works?

Radiofrequency Skin Tightening, also known as RF therapy, might be a good option. This non-surgical treatment utilizes low-energy radio waves to gently heat the deeper layer of your skin, the dermis. This targeted heating triggers your body to produce more collagen, a protein essential for maintaining skin’s firmness and structure. 

Unfortunately, collagen production naturally declines with age, contributing to the development of wrinkles and sagging skin, typically around 35-40. Here at SkinCarely in Donvale, Melbourne, we leverage advanced technology to deliver comfortable RF therapy sessions that take less than an hour. So, you can achieve tighter, younger-looking skin without the need for surgery or lengthy procedures.

Radiofrequency Skin Tightening Benefits

Radiofrequency (RF) therapy might be the key. This non-surgical treatment offers a range of benefits by stimulating your body’s natural collagen production. Collagen, the most abundant protein in your skin, acts as the building block for firmness and elasticity. 

Here’s how RF therapy can help you achieve your aesthetic goals:

Reduce wrinkles and fine lines: RF therapy gently heats the deeper layer of your skin, triggering collagen production. This newfound collagen plumps up the skin, minimizing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, leaving you with a smoother, more youthful look.

Fight sun damage: Sun exposure can damage your skin’s collagen fibers, leading to wrinkles, uneven texture, and hyperpigmentation. RF therapy can help repair this damage by stimulating new collagen growth, promoting a healthier, more even-toned complexion.

Face contouring: RF therapy can tighten and lift loose skin on your face, particularly around the jawline and cheeks. This results in a more sculpted and defined facial structure, often referred to as “face contouring.”

Body sculpting and contouring: While primarily used on the face, RF therapy can also be used on other areas of the body with loose skin, such as the arms, abdomen, and thighs. By stimulating collagen production in these areas, RF therapy can help tighten and smooth the skin, contributing to a more sculpted and contoured appearance.

Face slimming: RF therapy can be particularly beneficial for those seeking a slimmer facial profile. By tightening the skin and reducing puffiness, RF therapy can create a more defined and toned jawline, contributing to a slimmer-looking face.

Overall, RF therapy offers a safe and effective way to achieve a younger, tighter, and more sculpted appearance. It’s a minimally invasive treatment with minimal downtime, making it a popular choice for those seeking noticeable results without surgery or lengthy procedures.

Radiofrequency Treatments

Radiofrequency treatments utilize radio waves to deliver gentle heat to the deeper layers of your skin. This targeted heating stimulates the production of collagen. As a result, radiofrequency treatments offer a non-surgical approach to address concerns like wrinkles, sagging skin, and sun damage. They can even be used for body contouring to achieve a more sculpted appearance.

Radiofrequency for Wrinkle Reduction

Wrinkles and fine lines got you down? Radiofrequency (RF) therapy offers a non-surgical solution. This treatment uses low-energy radio waves to gently heat your skin’s deeper layers, stimulating collagen production. RF therapy combats this by promoting new collagen, effectively plumping the skin and reducing wrinkles. While results build over time, RF therapy can help you achieve smoother, younger-looking skin without surgery.

RF Therapy for Wrinkles and Fine Lines

Battling wrinkles and fine lines? RF therapy can help! This non-surgical treatment uses radio waves to gently heat your skin’s deeper layers, stimulating collagen production. RF therapy combats this by promoting new collagen, effectively plumping the skin to diminish wrinkles. You’ll achieve smoother, younger-looking skin gradually, all without surgery.

Radiofrequency: A Ray of Hope for Sun-Damaged Skin

Sun exposure, particularly ultraviolet (UV) rays, wreaks havoc on your skin. It breaks down and disorganizes collagen fibers, the protein responsible for skin’s elasticity and youthful appearance. This damage manifests as wrinkles, uneven texture, and hyperpigmentation (sun spots).

But there’s good news! Radiofrequency (RF) therapy offers a non-surgical solution to combat sun damage and restore your skin’s health. Here’s how:

Collagen Boost: RF therapy uses low-energy radio waves to gently heat the deeper layers of your skin. This targeted heat stimulates the production of new collagen fibers. These new, healthy collagen fibers help repair sun damage by restoring structure and elasticity to your skin.

Fading Sun Spots: Sun damage can also lead to the appearance of red or brown spots, often referred to as hyperpigmentation. RF therapy can help diminish these spots by promoting healthy skin cell turnover. As new, unblemished cells replace sun-damaged ones, your skin tone becomes more even and radiant.

Overall, RF therapy empowers your skin to heal itself from sun damage. It promotes collagen production for a firmer, smoother complexion and helps fade sun spots for a more even skin tone.

Radiofrequency for Face Contouring

Beyond just tightening your skin, Radiofrequency (RF) therapy offers a multi-dimensional approach to achieving a youthful look. It can restore the contours of your face, promoting firm, youthful, and evenly toned skin. RF therapy is particularly effective in treating areas prone to sagging, such as the:

  • Neck
  • Chin
  • Jawline

Furthermore, RF therapy excels at tackling those stubborn lines that form between your mouth and nose, often referred to as nasolabial folds. So, if you’re looking for a treatment that addresses not just skin laxity but also helps redefine facial contours, RF therapy might be the perfect solution.


Radiofrequency for Body Contouring/ Body Sculpting

RF Therapy can help tighten the loose skin on different areas of your body by stimulating collagen production.

With Radiofrequency body sculpting, you’ll have:

  • No downtime
  • No surgery
  • Barely any pain

For optimal results, a course of treatments is recommended, rather than a single session.

Consult with Dr Farah Rahravan to see if Radiofrequency Body Contouring is right for YOU!

Radiofrequency for Face Slimming

Radiofrequency therapy (RF therapy) is emerging as a frontrunner in the battle against facial and neck aging. Unlike surgery, this safe and non-invasive treatment offers a two-pronged approach to rejuvenation. RF therapy tackles loose skin, stimulating collagen production for a firmer, more sculpted appearance. It also targets fat cells, promoting their breakdown to help slim the face and refine contours. This comprehensive approach makes RF therapy a compelling option for those seeking a smoother, more defined look without the downtime or risks associated with surgery.


Radiofrequency Skin Tightening Cost

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With our RF Therapy PACKAGES at SkinCarely skin care clinic in Donvale, Melbourne, VIC, you save up to $295!

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Phone: (04) 5122 1348


Your dermal therapist at SkinCarely, Dr Farah Rahravan, is ALSO a pharmacist. That is not the case at all dermal clinics.

With Radiofrequency Skin Tightening packages at SkinCarely, you save $150 to $295!

SkinCarely skin care clinic in Donvale, Melbourne IS OPEN MONDAY through SATURDAY!

Book your RF Skin Tightening appointment with Dr Farah Rahravan at SkinCarely Clinic in Donvale, Melbourne, VIC here.

How Long the Results from Radiofrequency Skin Tightening Last?

With proper skin care and maintenance and over the course of the months following the treatment, the results from Radiofrequency Skin Tightening will last for at least 6 months.

In many cases, patients have reported RF Skin Tightening results to last over 12 months depending on

  • Frequency of treatment sessions
  • Completion of the treatment course
  • Proper maintenance

It’s important to consult with a qualified professional to discuss your specific needs and what kind of results you can expect. They can tailor a treatment plan to optimize your experience and longevity of the effects.

Radiofrequency Treatable Concerns

Radiofrequency treatments offer versatile solutions for a range of skin concerns, making them a popular choice in the realm of non-invasive cosmetic procedures. One of the primary concerns addressed by radiofrequency technology is skin laxity. Whether caused by aging, weight loss, or genetics, sagging skin can be effectively tightened and toned through targeted radiofrequency energy delivery. This process stimulates the production of collagen and elastin, essential proteins that provide structural support to the skin, thereby improving its firmness and elasticity.

Moreover, radiofrequency treatments are beneficial for reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. By encouraging collagen production and enhancing skin tightening, radiofrequency energy helps smooth out creases and diminish the depth of wrinkles, resulting in a more youthful and rejuvenated complexion.

What Can Be Treated with RF in a Nutshell?

Here is what can be done with Radiofrequency Skin Tightening in a nutshell:


    • reduction or elimination of wrinkles and fine lines
  • fighting sun damage
    • face contouring
  • body sculpting/ body contouring
  • face slimming

This makes RF therapy a versatile treatment for achieving a younger-looking, more even-toned complexion.

Radiofrequency Skin Tightening or Microneedling?

Only your dermal therapist or dermatologist can tell whether RF therapy or Microneedling is best for YOU based on your skin type, physiology and condition.

At SkinCarely skin care clinic Donvale, VIC, we offer an array of nonsurgical skin tightening, skin rejuvenation, wrinkle reduction and body contouring treatments:

Skin Microneedling

For wrinkles, scars and large pores. Read more about Microneedling and book your appointment here.

E-light / Radio Frequency Skin Tightening (IPL + RF)

To treat pigmentation or acne or to remove wrinkles or for body contouring. Read more about E-light and book your appointment here.


By far the best and most efficient wrinkle reduction, skin rejuvenation and body contouring alternative for cosmetic surgery with a myriad of benefits. HIFU is particularly effective for wrinkles in younger age. Read more about HIFU and book your appointment here.


For brightening your skin, reducing stretch marks and fading signs of aging, i.e., wrinkles. Read more about Hydro-microdermabrasion and book your appointment here.

Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Skin Treatment

Best for treating acne, rosacea, thread veins, wrinkles, photo aging, age spots, acne scars and seborrheic keratosis. Get more info about IPL and book your appointment here.

At SkinCarely, every treatment plan is uniquely designed for YOUR skin condition.

Read more about and book your consultation appointment with Dr Farah Rahravan, Pharmacist and Dermal Therapist.

Which One Is Better, Radiofrequency or HIFU?

Deciding between radiofrequency (RF) and High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) treatments often depends on individual goals, skin type, and specific concerns. Both RF and HIFU are non-invasive procedures that stimulate collagen production and tighten the skin, but they operate on different principles.

RF treatments utilize radiofrequency energy to heat the deeper layers of the skin, promoting collagen remodeling and tightening. They are typically suitable for addressing mild to moderate skin laxity, fine lines, and wrinkles, with minimal discomfort and downtime. RF treatments are versatile and can be used on various areas of the body, making them a popular choice for overall skin rejuvenation.

Why Get Your RF Therapy at SkinCarely Clinic, Donvale Melbourne?

Providing Radiofrequency Skin Tightening treatment as a science-based service is what makes all the difference. At SkinCarely, your dermal therapist is ALSO a pharmacist! Not all Donvale Melbourne RF Therapy clinics have this advantage.

Dr Farah Rahravan is a pharmacist of several years. She ran her own pharmacy for more than a decade and specialises in rejuvenation and anti-aging treatments and formulas.

Farah continues providing dermal services, which is her passion and specialty at her own skin care clinic in Donvale, Melbourne, VIC, skincarely.

Farah has a Certificate of Dermal Therapy from the Australian Academy of Cosmetic Dermal Science (AACDS), expanding the range of skin care services she provides to include:

  • Radiofrequency Skin Tightening/ RF Therapy
    • Skin Needling
    • Hydro Microdermabrasion
  • IPL and Laser Skin Rejuvenation
    • Laser Tattoo Removal
    • Skin Pigmentation Reduction
    • Plasma Fibroblast
    • Chemical peeling
  • Mask + Massage

Dr Rahravan’s services are scientifically oriented and each treatment plan designed by her is based on the patient’s specific anatomy, dermal physiology and skin type.

Start Looking Younger with DISCOUNTED RF Therapy services at SkinCarely!

Go ahead and finally book that long-overdue Radiofrequency Skin Tightening treatment appointment with Dr Farah Rahravan at SkinCarely skin clinic Donvale, Melbourne, VIC here.


You can reach out to us in any and all of these ways:

Phone: (04) 5122 1348

E-mail: [email protected]

Address: 71 Mitcham Road, Donvale, VIC, 3111

We are a short ride away from Doncaster, Malvern, Caufield and South Yarra and we are honored to have patients from all over Melbourne VIC.

Radiofrequency Skin Tightening / RF Therapy FAQs

  1. What is Radiofrequency Skin Tightening?

RF skin tightening uses radio waves to heat skin, stimulating collagen for a tighter look.

  1. How does Radiofrequency Skin Tightening work?

RF heating triggers collagen production to plump skin and reduce wrinkles/sagging.


  1. How much does Radiofrequency Skin Tightening cost?

RF cost varies by area, sessions, location ($1000-$3000 per session).

  1. Can Radiofrequency melt fat?

No, RF is not for fat loss. It may cause temporary shrinkage but isn’t a weight-loss treatment.