Here are some of the main contraindications:
RF treatments are NOT recommended for the following:
Pregnancy or nursing (current only).
Extreme amount of dental implants, braces, caps, metal fillings (amalgams, gold) for facials,
Botox or filler in treatment area.
Pacemaker or internal defibrillator, Implanted neuro-stimulators or other internal electric device.
Metal implants or other implants in the treatment area- ie. IUD, screws, plates.
Current or history of, cancer - especially skin cancer, or pre-malignant moles in treatment area.
Diabetes and Impaired immune system due to immunosuppressive diseases such as AIDS and HIV, or use of Immune suppressive medications.
Active weeping acne.Continuous use of Retin A, retinol.
Medications such as blood thinners.
Open wounds on the skin.
Severe concurrent conditions such as cardiac disorders or epilepsy.
Condition which could be adversely affected by heat.
A history of diseases stimulated by heat, such as recurrent Herpes Simplex in the treatment area.
Areas of sensory impairment such as in cases of nerve lesions and neuropathies.
Any active condition in the treatment area, such as sores, psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema and rash as well as excessively/freshly tanned skin.
These are just the main ones, Always do your own Due Diligence!