Plus Specialist

Dr. Randy N. Karu -  - Family Medicine Physician

Dr. Randy N. Karu

Family Medicine Physician & General Surgeon located in Pomona, CA

After seeing many patients with sagging skin due to weight loss or aging, Dr. Karu is committed to providing non surgical solutions to refine and reverse skin laxity. He has researched and found that Plus is a safe and comfortable option to help you achieve a more youthful and toned skin contour making your body appear smoother, sexier and younger. He and his staff can provide a free, no obligation consultation to determine if Plus is the right option for you to help you fix sagging skin.

Plus Q & A

What is Plus treatment?

 Plus uses fractionated radio frequency energy to simulate collagen production for body remodeling. It is used to reduce texture irregularites in lax skin to provide a lifted appearance. 

Is Plus treatment safe?

Plus is safe and can be used on all skin types and tones. Plus is FDA approved. 

Who is a candidate for Plus?

Anyone who does not have any of the contraindications listed below.

Contraindications to Plus treatment are a pacemaker, internal defibrillator, pregnancy, nursing, current skin cancer in the area that is treated, immunosuppressive disease, use of medications that cause sensitivity to light within the last six months, and any surgical procedure in the treatment area within the last three months. If you are unsure, you need to come in for a free consultation to be evaluated by the physician.

What areas can be treated with Plus?

Plus can be used on any part of the body that needs contraction after weight loss or general aging. Most common areas of treatment, include the abdomen, arms (bat wings) inner thighs, outer thighs, back fat and knees. 

How many sessions are required to see results?

Usually, 6 to 8 sessions are required to obtain results. Each session is done weekly, and lasts thirty minutes.  Patients will usually seen a reduction in the folds of their skin, and an evening out of textural irregularities, leading to a toned appearance. 

What are the side effects of Plus treatment?

 You may see slight redness in the treated area, which goes away after twenty-four hours. There is no downtime, and you will be able to return to your daily activities immediately after treatment. 

Will plus treatment hurt?

Plus treatment is painless, and feels like a hot stone massage. During treatment , you will feel a "heat" sensation and "feel" tighter.