Skin laxity, a very common aesthetic concern, refers to the loss of skin firmness and elasticity. This condition is characterized by a noticeable sagging or drooping of the skin, often affecting areas such as the face, neck, arms, abdomen, and legs.

Skin laxity is primarily caused by aging, as the natural production of collagen and elastin in the skin diminishes over time. Environmental factors, such as sun exposure and lifestyle choices, can also accelerate this process.

The onset of skin laxity is a gradual one, making it a subtle yet impactful change in one’s appearance. While it is a natural part of the aging process, many people seek treatment for skin laxity to maintain a youthful and firm appearance.


What Is Skin Laxity?

Loss of skin firmness and elasticity, leading to sagging.

What Causes Skin Laxity?

Aging, decreased collagen and elastin production, environmental factors.

What Treats Skin Laxity?

Treatments include Sylfirm X, Cellutone, Exilis, Skintyte, Bellafill, and SkinPen.

What Causes Skin Laxity

Understanding the causes of skin laxity is crucial in determining the most effective treatment approach. Several factors contribute to this condition, ranging from natural aging processes to external environmental factors.


Aging is the primary cause of skin laxity. As we age, our skin naturally loses collagen and elastin, the proteins responsible for keeping our skin firm and elastic. This reduction leads to a gradual loosening of the skin. The skin’s ability to bounce back diminishes, leading to the visible signs of aging.

Environmental Factors

Environmental factors such as prolonged sun exposure and pollution can accelerate skin aging. UV rays from the sun break down collagen and elastin fibers, exacerbating skin laxity. These external stressors can significantly hasten the aging process, making protective measures essential.

Lifestyle Choices

Lifestyle choices, including smoking and poor nutrition, can also contribute to skin laxity. These factors can impair the skin’s ability to maintain its elasticity and firmness. A healthy lifestyle, therefore, plays a key role in maintaining skin health and delaying the onset of laxity.

Treatment Options

In combating skin laxity, a variety of treatment options are available, each offering unique benefits. From radiofrequency technologies to advanced laser treatments, these methods aim to restore skin firmness and improve overall skin quality.

Our Services

Sylfirm X


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Sylfirm X stands out as an innovative treatment for skin laxity, utilizing advanced radiofrequency and microneedling technology to stimulate collagen production and improve skin tightness. It targets the underlying causes of laxity, offering a long-term solution for firmer skin.



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Cellutone employs targeted vibrational energy to enhance lymphatic drainage and blood circulation, aiding in the firming and toning of lax skin. This noninvasive treatment is effective in restoring skin elasticity and smoothness.



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Exilis combines radiofrequency and ultrasound technologies to heat the deeper layers of the skin, encouraging collagen production and resulting in firmer, more youthful-looking skin. It’s a versatile treatment that can be used on various body parts.



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Bellafill, a long-lasting dermal filler, provides immediate lift and volume to sagging skin areas while also promoting the body’s collagen production for lasting skin rejuvenation. It’s an excellent option for those seeking both instant and enduring results.



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The SkinPen is a microneedling device that creates controlled micro-injuries in the skin, triggering the body’s healing response and resulting in increased collagen and elastin, essential for reducing skin laxity. This treatment is particularly effective for improving skin texture and firmness.

Liquid Face Lift


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A liquid facelift is a transformative, nonsurgical procedure that rejuvenates and enhances facial features using injectable dermal fillers and neurotoxins. This minimally invasive treatment addresses signs of aging by filling in wrinkles, restoring lost volume, and contouring the face to reveal a refreshed and youthful appearance.

Bbl Forever Young


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BBL Forever Young is an innovative light therapy that targets the deeper layers of the skin. It stimulates new cell growth and rejuvenates the skin, effectively reducing the appearance of hypopigmentation. This noninvasive treatment promotes a more even skin tone with minimal discomfort and downtime.

Chemical Peels


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Chemical peels involve the application of a chemical solution to the skin, causing it to exfoliate and eventually peel off. This process reveals a smoother, more refined skin layer underneath, making it effective for treating superficial scars. Regular treatments can reduce scar visibility and enhance overall skin texture.



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Halo laser treatment combines ablative and non-ablative wavelengths to effectively address acne scars, significantly improving the skin’s overall texture and tone. This dual-wavelength approach allows for a more comprehensive treatment.

Why Should I Choose Contour You?

At Contour You, we stand out for our unwavering commitment to excellence and personalized care. Our approach is tailored to the unique needs of each patient, ensuring treatments that not only meet but exceed expectations. Under the guidance of Dr. Scott W. Siverhus, a renowned expert in aesthetic medicine, our team delivers top-tier procedures that adhere to the highest standards of quality and safety.

We specialize in addressing conditions like skin laxity, utilizing a holistic strategy for skin rejuvenation that has garnered a dedicated following of clients who value our dedication to their satisfaction.

Take the First Step Towards Revitalized Skin

Embark on your journey to revitalized skin with Contour You. Don’t let skin laxity define your appearance; take control and explore the cutting-edge treatments we offer. Our expert team is ready to guide you through a transformative experience tailored to your individual needs.

Contact us today at 602-390-2015 to schedule a consultation and discover the best solution for your skin concerns. Embrace the opportunity for a rejuvenated appearance – your journey towards firmer, more youthful skin starts with Contour You.

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We are ready to help you create your inner and outer glow at Contour You Med Spa! We invite you to bring your concerns to us and see what we can do to help you safely and effectively treat your specific needs.