With Ulthera, there’s no surgery, there’s no cutting, there’s no scar, there’s no down time. For those clients who want a true lunchtime procedure without recovery, ultherapy may be a good option.

While not a scientific poll, the reviews on the cosmetic procedure community web site, RealSelf.com, are as follows (as of January 4, 2012):

  • —  Thermage = 39% say worth it, 242 total reviews: 94 worth it, 140 not worth it, 7 not sure
  • —  Ulthera = 84% say worth it, 110 total reviews: 76 worth it, 15 not worth it, 29 not sure (most waiting for 2-3 month period to end)