Skin laxity is a problem that may occur for several reasons. As we age, it is normal for the skin to lose elasticity in the face and neck, which leads to drooping, sagging skin as well as wrinkles. Loose skin may also be caused by damage over time, such as frequent sun exposure.


Dr. Ransom offers several nonsurgical skin tightening options for those who wish to reduce skin laxity such as jowls or “turkey neck.” These procedures are highly effective and have reduced downtime compared to surgical methods. If wrinkles or skin sagging are not yet severe enough to warrant surgeries such as facelifts or neck lifts, you may consider one of the following procedures:

Dr. Evan Ransom is an Ivy League-educated and Ivy League trained Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. He is a Double Board Certified Head and Neck Surgeon and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and fellowship-trained in facial plastic, reconstructive, and laser surgery. His practice is in the San Francisco Bay Area, serving patients from San Francisco, Oakland, Marin County, Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, Walnut Creek, the East Bay, and all over Northern California.


SculpSure allows patients to permanently remove stubborn body fat without surgery through the body and below the chin.


ThermiRF is a non-surgical technology that works through radiofrequency energy to tighten the skin, reducing the appearance of jowls or sagging skin.


Dr. Evan Ransom is proud to offer a new, advanced system to address these issues non-surgically: Profound RF Microneedling.

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