HIFU (high-intensity focused ultrasound) has shown some results as a non-invasive skin firming treatment, so if you have a rather mild amount of skin laxity, this may be one of your options for mild tightening and lifting. These types of treatments can also be a great way to maintain the results.
Focused ultrasound cannot lift the face and neck like a surgical facelift. A comprehensive lower face and neck lift accomplishes tightening loose facial neck muscles, tightening loose facial and neck skin, removal of fat deposits in the neck along with a platysma plasty, and lifting the jowls.
Procedures that help to tighten skin and soft tissues of the face can make a difference. The results will be modest. Some patients are happy though as it is all about expectations. If you only have mild aged skin and soft tissues and are looking for modest results with a low downtime it may be the right thing for you. In my experience most people that undergo these treatments end up with