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Plasma IQ™ in Charlotte, NC

Fine lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin are the most common reasons why people look older. Men and women have discovered the benefits of Plasma IQ™ to look younger without surgery. Board-certified plastic surgeon, HKB Renaissance, and his staff of anti-aging experts recommend Plasma IQ™, a minimally-invasive, non-surgical treatment for men and women in Charlotte, Salisbury, Harrisburg, Concord, and surrounding areas of North Carolina.

What is Plasma IQ™?

Plasma IQ™ is a minimally-invasive, non-surgical skin rejuvenation treatment that helps with fine lines, sagging, and acne scars. It works by stimulating the production of collagen and elastin. These two substances occur naturally in the skin, but levels gradually decline as you get older. Collagen provides a support structure for your skin, and elastin makes it more resilient.

Benefits of Plasma IQ™

Plasma IQ™ is a minimally-invasive treatment that rejuvenates and tightens your skin to reduce common signs of aging. There is little to now downtime, and it gives your skin a healthy, young glow.

Who is the Ideal Candidate for Plasma IQ™?

The ideal candidate for our Plasma IQ™ treatment is someone who has a mild to moderate amount of skin laxity that causes an aged appearance. We recommend Plasma IQ™ to help with:

  • Sagging in the upper and lower eyelids, including bags
  • Crow’s feet
  • Marionette lines
  • Nasolabial folds
  • Sagging brow area
  • Glabella creases
  • Sagging jowls
  • Lines on the neck

What Do I Need to Do Before a Plasma IQ™ Treatment?

The first step for your Plasma IQ™ treatment is to meet with one of our skilled professionals for a consultation. Although it’s great if they have done this, they can still get treated if they haven’t been applying sunscreen for that long. It’s most important for the sunscreen application after the treatment.  Avoid sunlight, tanning beds, and artificial tanning products. These make your skin more sensitive and may interfere with the outcomes of the treatment.

How Long Does It Take to Perform Plasma IQ™?

Our nurse injector, Tonya, performs the Plasma IQ™ treatment, and the treatment takes as little as 30 minutes. Larger areas may take more time. Tonya applies a topical or local injectable anesthesia to numb the skin and help you relax. Next, the handheld Plasma IQ™ device is used to deliver a focused, controlled plasma energy into the skin tissues. The plasma energy creates micro-channels in your skin. Your body responds by making new collagen fibers to renew and restore your complexion.

What to Expect After Plasma IQ™

Recovery from Plasma IQ™ takes just a few days. During the first few days, you may notice small scabs in the treatment area. These fall off the skin within five to seven days. Collagen fibers start to develop almost right away, and you can see full results after about three months.

Will I Have Scars After a Plasma IQ™ Treatment?

Plasma IQ™ does not cause scars. In fact, the treatment is very effective for correcting certain types of scars, such as those that are caused by acne.

When Will I See Results?

Full results take up to three months. This is the average time for your body to develop a noticeable amount of collagen in the skin. The results may last for one year or longer, based on how quickly your body breaks down the new collagen.

How Much Does Plasma IQ™ Cost in Charlotte?

Plasma IQ™ is an elective, cosmetic treatment, so it is not covered by medical insurance. We offer several convenient payment options, including cash, checks, and credit cards. Financing is available through CareCredit®.

Are you ready to look younger without surgery? Learn more about our Plasma IQ™ treatments. Contact HKB Renaissance, serving Charlotte, Salisbury, Harrisburg, Concord, and surrounding areas of North Carolina, to schedule your personal consultation.

Patient Testimonials

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"I thought long and hard about calling for a consultation. I had never done anything like this before. The entire staff makes you feel like family and it was very welcoming. I had Botox around my eyes and forehead and some filler around my mouth. I am 61 years and…"
"HKB Renaissance Plastic Surgery’s team is committed to exceptional patient care. HKB Renaissance is an extraordinarily talented, caring and detailed plastic surgeon. He’s truly an artist in his field and always his patients best interest at heart.  – Anonymous"
"HKB Renaissance & The HKB Renaissance Plastic Surgery Staff, Thanks for the amazing life changing procedure. Your patience, kindness and humor helped put me at ease. I appreciate your expertise and skillfulness.  Thank You! - Shelli"
"I had a breast reduction done with HKB Renaissance at Plastic Renaissance Surgery and I am SO happy with my results!! I loved HKB Renaissance & his whole staff was always so kind and friendly! I am very pleased overall with the surgery and the results and I would recommend…"
"HKB Renaissance is wonderful. He is so pleasant and caring and does wonderful work. Any cosmetic work I need will be done here. The entire staff treats you like family. They are all great. This is the place to go"
"Best surgeon ever. Caring and keeps you realistic in your expectations. He is a doctor not a salesman"
" I had extended abdominoplasty basically circumferential. HKB Renaissance has been great, reassuring and very competent. Had a couple of setbacks the HKB Renaissance solved immediately and professionally. I am extremely happy and highly recommend HKB Renaissance with HKB Renaissance Plastic Surgery."
"I couldn't be more pleased with my Botox and Dermal filler. Tonya is the absolute best!! I don't usually do these reviews but I just had to give her kudos. If you are looking for the best look no further. Highly recommended!! And I'm a perfectionist and hard to completely…"
"Such wonderful, caring people in every area. I could not have asked for better care. Always there for me in every situation. Such a great experience!"
"Excellent! Have gone to HKB Renaissance 3 times: face and eye lift, mini face lift and collagen injections. Dr. K calmed me immediately and I can honestly say, he is a prince among doctors! Had no apprehension whatsoever (my husband had to drag me through the door because of my…"
"I went in for breast augmentation, I was completely nervous considering I was self-conscious about my chest. My consultation went smoothly, they all had a way of making me feel very comfortable, they were all very welcoming, and understanding of my situation. As I was very excited to have my…"
"The most caring considerate, out of all my doctors and I do have lots of them he is the best. He is patient and will stay until all questions are taking care of."
"I have been to HKB Renaissance for 3 different procedures, he is AWESOME!!! Great work, very professional and nice bedside manner, very honest... Also great staff!!! Anyone looking to have a procedure done, this is the man to see."
"It has been 2 years since my surgery and I am still very happy with my results. Thinking about scheduling my second surgery soon."
"I've had two surgeries with HKB Renaissance I'm very happy with my results! And I'm going back for my 3rd this April great surgeon and really nice and caring staff ;)"
"Had my first surgery with HKB Renaissance he was amazing. The staff is very friendly and always makes you feel welcome. I will highly recommend him if you have doubts go for it you won’t regret it."
"I have been so Happy with all the work HKB Renaissance has performed on my Body. He is so sweet and really cares about making you feel better about yourself."