Potenza RF Microneedling

Best Potenza in Tucson, AZ

Facial Artistry & Aesthetics specializes in RF Microneedling for aging skin and a more natural, young look.

Potenza radiofrequency microneedling is a minimally invasive procedure designed to address fine lines, acne scars, and various skin imperfections. Utilizing the body’s natural healing process, Potenza improves skin from within. This groundbreaking technology is the first device of its kind to offer four different operational modes, enabling providers to administer tailored treatment according to individual needs.

Facial Artistry & Aesthetics is delighted to serve the Tucson, Arizona community, with clients visiting us from nearby areas, including Oro Valley, Marana, Sahuarita, Vail, and Green Valley. Rediscover your skin’s natural beauty and confidence by SCHEDULING A CONSULTATION with one of our experienced providers today.

What Is Potenza RF Microneedling?

Potenza is an FDA-approved radiofrequency (RF) microneedling device that combines the advantages of radiofrequency energy with traditional microneedling. It delivers a radiant complexion while addressing common signs of aging, blemishes, acne scars, and more.

The RF energy penetrates deep into the skin, heating the underlying layers to stimulate collagen production and remodel the skin’s structure for total rejuvenation. Simultaneously, ultrafine needles create micro-punctures in the skin, triggering the cellular repair process and enhancing RF energy penetration. These micro-channels also facilitate the delivery of topical products deep into the dermis.

Benefits of Potenza

Potenza addresses a variety of skin concerns, including:

  • Acne scars
  • Fine lines
  • Dull or uneven skin tone
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Large pores
  • Loose, thinning skin
  • Melasma
  • Stretch marks
  • Sun damage
  • Uneven skin texture
  • Wrinkles

Potenza is safe, painless, and requires minimal downtime, allowing patients to resume regular activities immediately after the procedure. It is suitable for all skin tones and types, making it an ideal choice for individuals of all ages and skin colors.

Why Choose Potenza RF Microneedling?

Potenza is a reputable and reliable brand that enhances the effectiveness of RF microneedling. It is the only microneedling system that operates in both monopolar and bipolar modes at two frequencies. In monopolar mode, the device delivers heat over large areas, firming and thickening the skin through a process called soft tissue coagulation. The bipolar RF mode provides concentrated energy for smaller areas and superficial revitalization.

The device features Cynosure’s innovative Fusion Tip, which improves the penetration of topical products for maximum efficacy. The microneedle tips are semi-insulated with Tiger Tip technology, enabling them to radiate heat and cover more tissue in a single session. Potenza offers ten handpieces for fully customizable results, including a single-needle tip that targets blemishes.

Why Choose Facial Artistry & Aesthetics for your Potenza Treatment?

  • Our esteemed founder, Dr. Barry Kusman, M.D. F.A.C.S, is a renowned expert in facial rejuvenation and aesthetics with over 35 years of clinical, surgical, and teaching experience.
  • Our TEAM OF AESTHETIC SPECIALISTS comprises certified medical laser technicians, laser safety officers, and highly trained staff dedicated to providing exceptional care and service.
  • We embrace a patient-centric approach, combining a compassionate and caring environment with the highest level of professional excellence.
  • As a trusted provider in Tucson, our luxurious treatment facility offers a spa-like experience, ensuring your comfort and relaxation throughout your visit.

Ideal Candidates for Potenza

Potenza is safe for healthy men and women of all skin types and tones, including dark and tanned skin, with concerns related to signs of aging or other skin imperfections. It can be performed on any body part; the face, neck, chest, and abdomen are the most popular treatment areas.

Individuals with active acne, who have taken prescription acne medication within the past six months, or are nursing or pregnant should wait before undergoing Potenza treatment.

Potenza RF Microneedling Treatment: What to Expect

Upon arriving for your appointment, ensure your skin is clean and free of makeup and skincare products. After discussing your goals and expectations with your provider, you will lie down on a comfortable table or reclining chair, and a topical numbing cream will be applied to the treatment area.

Once the numbing cream takes effect, your provider will pass the Potenza device—a large wand connected to the RF machine by a cord—over your skin. The procedure is generally painless, although a slight prickling or burning sensation may be felt. Areas of concern, such as wrinkles or hyperpigmentation, may be treated multiple times.

Recovery and Aftercare

RF microneedling requires minimal downtime. Post-procedure, the skin may appear slightly red and swollen for a few days. Additionally, minor itching or dryness may be experienced. Most individuals can return to their regular daily activities the day following the procedure.


Potenza results typically become visible several weeks after treatment. Over a period of 4-6 weeks, new collagen is produced, and damaged skin cells and scar tissue are gradually absorbed by the body.

Once the skin has fully healed, it will be firmer and brighter, and concerns such as fine lines and hyperpigmentation will be less noticeable.

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Cost of Potenza

The cost of Potenza RF microneedling varies depending on the area treated, the number of required treatments, the chosen provider, and geographic location. Generally, a single treatment session ranges from $500 to $2,500.

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Potenza RF microneedling is an effective, minimally invasive solution for skin revitalization and concerns such as scars and stretch marks. The painless treatment involves creating microwounds in the skin with ultrafine needles that emit RF energy, heating the skin and activating the body’s natural healing process. Both the RF energy and the needles themselves boost the production of new collagen and elastin, reducing blemishes, scars, and stretch marks while enhancing overall skin quality.

If you’re seeking effective solutions for facial rejuvenation, SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT TODAY! At Facial Artistry & Aesthetics, we’re dedicated to assisting clients in the Tucson, AZ, and surrounding areas in attaining the healthiest and most radiant skin possible.

Potenza RF Microneedling FAQ

In the days leading up to your session, avoid using topical treatments or skincare products that may irritate your skin and minimize sun exposure. Wear comfortable clothing that allows access to the treatment area and discuss any medical conditions or medications you are taking with your practitioner beforehand.
The total number of treatments required depends on your skin concerns and goals. Generally, a series of 3-5 treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart is recommended for optimal results. Many individuals choose to schedule follow-up appointments every 6-12 months to maintain skin rejuvenation.
RF microneedling results can last up to two years. However, the longevity of the procedure may vary depending on factors such as skin type, lifestyle, and other individual factors. Extend the duration of your results by wearing sunscreen daily.

RF microneedling is considered a very safe treatment. The most common side effects include redness and swelling in the treated area, temporary bruising, and pinpoint bleeding. Rare side effects consist of infection, skin discoloration, and changes in skin pigmentation.

Potzenza Timeline

Initial Visit
Initial Consultation & Treatment
Followup Treatment
3-5 treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart
Follow-up every 6-12 months
First Treatment
4-6 Weeks
Every 6+ Months

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