o Surgery in the treatment within the last 12 months.
o Implants in the treatment area
o History of herpes. Patients with a history of diseases stimulated by heat, such as recurrent Herpes Simplex in the treatment area, may be treated only following a prophylactic regimen.
o Current or history of skin cancer and genital area cancer, or current condition of any other type of cancer, or pre-malignant moles.
o Significant illness such as diabetes, cardiac disease, autoimmune disease
o History of epidermal or dermal disorders involving collagen or microvasculature
o Active electrical implant in any region of the body
o Pregnancy and nursing
o Diseases of the immune system such as HIV, AIDS or immunosuppressive med
o Use of anticoagulants or history of bleeding disorders
o Any active condition in the treatment area, such as open lacerations, infection, abrasions or lesions, psoriasis, eczema or rashes
o History of skin disorders, keloids, abnormal wound healing
o Tattoo in the treatment area
o History of Accutane use in the previous 6 months
o Having received treatment with light, laser, RF, or other devices in the treated area within 2-3 weeks for non-ablative procedures, and 6-12 weeks for ablative fractional laser resurfacing (according to treatment severity) prior to treatment, except special recommendations.
o Use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS, e.g., ibuprofen-containing
agents) one week before and after each treatment session, as per the practitioner’s
o Excessively tanned skin in the treatment area from the sun, sun-beds or tanning creams