Viveve FAQ

Intimate Female Rejuvenation FAQs in Santa Barbara, CA

It can be difficult trying to understand your intimate health and what treatments are available to improve it. That’s why we’ve made it easy for you. Take a moment to read our most frequently asked questions and then contact Turner Medical Arts to schedule your personal consultation to discuss your eligibility for treatment. Dr. Duncan Turner performs The Viveve® System for women in an around Santa Barbara, CA, who suffer from vaginal laxity and its accompanying symptoms.


What is Intimate Female Rejuvenation (The Viveve® System)?

Intimate female rejuvenation is a non-surgical treatment that can help to reduce symptoms of vaginal laxity. It stimulates collagen formation to strengthen the vaginal tissue and muscles thus thickening the vaginal canal.


How Does Intimate Female Rejuvenation (The Viveve® System) Work?

Intimate female rejuvenation with The Viveve® System emits radiofrequency energy into the vagina via a handheld applicator. This allows for volumetric heating to stimulate collagen production and cell renewal.


What Are the Benefits of Intimate Female Rejuvenation (The Viveve® System)?

  • Non-surgical
  • Completely comfortable
  • No downtime or recovery needed
  • One treatment produces optimum results
  • Reduces uncomfortable symptoms related to vaginal laxity


What Can You Treat with Intimate Female Rejuvenation (The Viveve® System)?

  • Looseness in the vagina (vaginal laxity)
  • Stress urinary incontinence
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Sexual dysfunction due to a loss of friction


Is Intimate Female Rejuvenation (The Viveve® System) Safe?

The Viveve® System is a safe treatment modality for intimate female rejuvenation. There are no known adverse effects.


Does Intimate Female Rejuvenation (The Viveve® System) Hurt?

Intimate female rejuvenation with The Viveve® System uses cryogen-cooled monopolar radiofrequency which helps to keep the delicate surface skin cool and undamaged at all times. This helps to ensure your complete comfort. Most patients only report a mild warming sensation during treatment.


How Many Treatments Are Needed to Achieve Results?

With only one 30-minute treatment session with The Viveve® System you can achieve amazing and optimum results.


When Will Results Become Noticeable?

Patients typically begin to notice relief from their symptoms within 30 days following treatment and full results 90 days post-treatment.


Who is an Ideal Candidate for Intimate Female Rejuvenation (The Viveve® System)?

Women who have had multiple vaginal childbirths and are experiencing a “loose” feeling in their vaginal area, or suffer from urinary incontinence, are usually good candidates for intimate female rejuvenation with The Viveve® System.


How Much Does Intimate Female Rejuvenation (The Viveve® System) Cost?

Costs associated with your intimate female rejuvenation with The Viveve® System treatment will be discussed during your consultation. At that time any possible financing will also be determined. The cost of treatment will vary depending on individual treatment plans.

Don’t let vaginal laxity or any of its uncomfortable symptoms keep you from enjoying being a new mom. Contact Dr. Duncan Turner to schedule your intimate female rejuvenation consultation. We offer The Viveve® System to residents in and around Santa Barbara, CA.

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