Even with the passage of time, you still retain your youthful energy and enthusiasm, but post-menopausal changes can affect your quality of life in unexpected ways. Hormone replacement therapy may not be the best option for you, and treatment outcomes can be uncertain. Did you know that there is now an alternative therapy for vaginal revitalization that might be the right option for you?
What to expect ?
You are not alone
When estrogen levels decline after menopause, many changes occur. Many women experience vaginal dryness, itching, burning or painful intercourse as a consequence of these changes.
How it works
The MonaLisa Touch procedure is a unique treatment that uses laser energy to revitalize vaginal tissue, resulting in increased collagen production which helps to restore tissue moisture levels and overall vaginal health.
This procedure is
- A virtually painless, in-office treatment
- Performed without requiring anesthesia
- Quick (it takes
- Able to yield results after the first treatment (3 treatments are recommended)
Talk about it
You don’t need to accept post-menopausal vaginal changes as an inevitable part of your life. Discuss your condition with your doctor to determine if the MonaLisa Touch procedure could be for you.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the MonaLisa Touch?
It is a medical laser that delivers controlled energy to the vaginal tissue to revitalize the cells in the vaginal mucosa (vaginal tissue) so that these cells make more collagen; an essential ingredient in vaginal cell health.
Where can I have this done?
The MonaLisa Touch is an in-office procedure that the doctor can perform right here.
Does the procedure hurt?
The procedure is virtually painless and requires no anesthesia. Some patients may experience some discomfort the first time the probe is inserted, but the actual treatment is not painful.
When will I see results?
Most patients feel improvement after the very first treatment, although the procedure calls for 3 treatments over a 12-week period.
How long does it last?
Patients should expect to come back annually for a maintenance treatment.
What are my limitations after the procedure is done?
Refrain from sexual activity for 2-3 days. Your doctor will determine a post-procedure regimen that is right for you.