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An apparatus is provided that modifies a skin surface or a soft tissue. The apparatus includes a skin surface conforming member and a hydration delivery device coupled to the conforming member. The hydration delivery device delivers a hydration agent to the skin surface. An energy delivery device is coupled to the conforming member and provides a controlled delivery of energy to the skin surface.

Title
Method and apparatus for modifying skin surface and soft tissue structure
Application Number
8/942274
Publication Number
6425912 (B1)
Application Date
September 30, 1997
Publication Date
July 30, 2002
Inventor
Edward W Knowlton
Danville
CA, US
Agent
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
US
Assignee
Thermage
CA, US
IPC
A61F 2/00
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