What is the difference between Hifu and Ultraformer? Which one is suitable for your skin?

  • 20/06/2024

Hifu (High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound) VS Ultraformer III is the sameness that is different Because at present these two technologies are quite popular. Because it is a procedure that does not require pain. No need to recuperate See results immediately after doing it. In this article, we will explain the different working principles of Hifu and Ultraformer III, which gives better efficiency and results. Because it will be one of the important factors in selecting appropriate treatment methods for each individual.

What are Hifu and Ultraformer? 


The differences between Hifu and Ultraformer are as follows.

Hifu (High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound)

HIFU is a technology that uses high intensity waves, the same principle as Ulthera, to send energy to the deep skin layers, up to the SMAS layer. When the skin layers are heated by the energy, it stimulates the creation of new collagen and elastin. Therefore, the skin will be lifted and tightened after the procedure.

Ultraformer III 

Ultraformer isUsing a technology called Micro & Macro Focused Ultrasound to deliver precise and constant energy to the skin layers.


Why is it so popular for skin tightening?


  • The results are noticeable and fast. Both Hifu and Ultraformer III can give clear results in skin tightening, seen when the first time is done 20% – 30%, and results will be more clearly seen after 3-4 weeks.
  • It is a treatment that does not require pain or surgery. Both Hifu and Ultraformer III are non-invasive procedures that do not require punctures or cuts in the skin. It hurts a little and most importantly, you don't need to take time to recuperate.
  • High security It has been certified by the Thai FDA and the Korean FDA, so you can be confident in its efficiency and high safety.
  • Feeling little pain while doing it Compared to facelift procedures that use needles and energy waves, This is the main reason that most people choose to do it.

Ultraformer III, the latest skin-lifting innovation that you should know about.

Ultraformer III is one of the best skin tightening technologies among lifting procedures. Using ultrasound waves Shot into the skin, including the SMAS layer, causing the tissue to shrink and stimulate the creation of new collagen. Makes the facial skin clearly lifted and tightened immediately after the procedure. In addition, Ultraformer also has many different sizes of shooting heads. To treat specific areas such as wrinkles sagging skin 

What are the Ultrformer III's launchers?

Ultraformer III comes with various sized nozzles that can be changed according to the depth of the skin layer to be treated, including:

  1. Size 1.5-2.0 mm, used on superficial skin layers. Suitable for tightening wrinkles on the forehead, lifting eyebrows, lifting the corners of the eyes, and cheek lines. 
  2. Size 3.0 mm, used on the middle layer of the skin. Suitable for breaking down fat, cellulite, and stimulating collagen production.
  3. Size 4.5 mm, used on the deep SMAS layer of skin, suitable for lifting and tightening cheek lines. Tighten the betel nut groove. and tighten the sagging of the double chin
  4. Sizes 6.0, 9.0 and 13.0 mm are suitable for deep SMAS skin in specific areas of the body such as thighs and upper arms. 


Ultrformer III's special launcher 

This special head is called the Cherry head. It has a slender, thin, small, and pink head. It can shoot into the skin up to a depth of 2.0 mm. This head is suitable for use in lifting and tightening under the eyes. Reduce wrinkles under the eyes Reduce wrinkles all over the face Helps the skin look full and healthy.


Who are Hifu and Ultraformer III suitable for?


It can be said that Hifu VS Ultraformer III has technology that has the same treatment goal. Therefore, it is suitable for those who have problems with wrinkles on the face. Sagging facial skin Want to adjust the shape of your face to be firmer, tighten your face, double chin, cheeks, including betel nuts, or want to dissolve fat in the deep skin layers and see results quickly. without pain No need to recuperate 


Precautions and aftercare after Hifu treatment with Ultraformer 

  • Avoid direct sunlight. If you must go out for outdoor activities, apply sunscreen with a high SPF to protect your skin from UV rays.
  • Avoid using products that contain AHA, BHA, Retinoin, or ingredients that have the effect of exfoliating skin cells in the beginning. and avoid scrubbing the skin
  • Refrain from drinking alcohol and smoking. This will slow down the recovery of the skin and reduce the effectiveness of the treatment.
  • You should drink plenty of water to revitalize your skin and keep it hydrated.

Can Hifu and Ultraformer III last a long time?

  • Hifu gives results after 4-6 months. 
  • Ultraformer III gives results after 6-12 months.


Review of Hifu vs Ultraformer III, experiences and results from actual use.


People who have many cheek problems and feel that their face is round. The face frame is not clear. We recommend dissolving fat without injections by choosing the Hifu method, which will make your face smaller immediately after doing it. The face is lifted and tightened. The face is fuller and fuller. The face is more shaped.

Whether it is a procedure using Hifu or Ultraformer III, we should consider our skin condition and the need for treatment to see specific results. However, you must receive advice from an expert doctor and at Aes Class Clinic, we are happy to give advice in order to make the treatment results most worthwhile and best. You can inquire about various promotions. and request to receive advice on treatment To receive good promotions, go here.


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Frequently asked questions about Hifu and Ultraformer

Can I do Ultraformer and continue with HIFU? 

Doing Ultraformer and HIFU together in some cases for a similar amount of time. May cause the skin to be overly stimulated. This may cause irritation or other skin problems, so you should consult a medical professional to assess suitability and receive correct advice. 

Does Ultraformer III really work? 

Ultraformer III really works and is one of the most effective technologies for tightening the skin and reducing the appearance of wrinkles without surgery. Many people who have used the Ultraformer III are satisfied with the results. This is because the skin looks firmer, wrinkles are reduced, and the skin looks more youthful.

Can I get Botox injections and get Ultraformer?

Ultraformer and Botox injections can be done together. But you should consult your doctor to plan an appropriate treatment plan, but you should do Ultraformer first and then inject Botox afterwards. Leave it at least 1-2 weeks to give the skin time to recover.