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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Forma-I?

Forma-I is a non-invasive treatment that delivers radiofrequency technology to smaller, more delicate subdermal layers to treat dry eye symptoms while simultaneously improving periorbital wrinkles.

How does Forma-I work?

Forma-I is a radiofrequency therapy that feels like a warm massage in the eye area, improving blood circulation and helps you achieve more defined characteristics while alleviating dry eye symptoms.This treatment is used to unblock meibomian glands alleviating dry eye symptoms such as irritation, soreness, dryness, grittiness, scratchiness, burning, watering and/ or eye fatigue.

What are the benefits of radiofrequency therapy?

In just 3 sessions, radiofrequency therapy improves blood circulation, alleviates dry eye symptoms while simultaneously decreasing fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes.

What is Lumecca?

Lumecca is the most powerful intense pulsed light (IPL) which uses photothermolysis that provides a photofacial through the delivery of light treatment to improve your dry eye symptoms and skin irregularities.

What are the benefits of intense pulse light (IPL) therapy?

In just 3 sessions, IPL improves dry eye symptoms and rosacea, sun damage and pigmentation.

IPL handpiece

What can I expect from these treatments?

Both Forma-I and IPL treatment procedures are performed inside of our clinic. As a result, there is no general anesthesia, no incisions, or downtime. All patients find the Forma-I treatment painless and most patients find IPL treatments to be comfortable. Forma-I delivers heat during the procedure to unblock your meibomian glands. During the IPL treatment, there will be a bright flash of light from Lumecca, and a sensation on your skin that feels like a light snap from an elastic band. Redness and a slight warming of the skin are normal after treatment and usually subside within an hour. Your Optometrist will discuss in detail with you the specifics of your customized treatment plan and how it will address your individual condition during the initial dry eye consultation.

How safe are these treatments?

These treatments are for patients who are seeking non-invasive treatments. These are very safe and effective procedures to improve dry eye symptoms and will not impact your eyelashesor eyebrows.

Forma I Promo IPL Treatment on Patient for Sun Spots and Rosacea Lumecca and Forma I before and after (1)

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