Samantha Toerge, M.D.LLC


Sentient TixelTM is a non-invasive, skin resurfacing treatment that uses targeted heat-no radiation, no lasers, no needles. Our device uses proprietary technology and provides visible results on all skin types.

Will it work for me?
Can it be used on my face?

It works on all skin types and is appropriate for treatment of delicate areas of the face. TixelTM rejuvenates skin by targeting the dermis to remodel collagen. Collagen is a protein that provides the skin structure and is directly associated with youthful appearance. The most common treatments areas are the face, neck, and chest. Tixel can be used anywhere on the body.



  • Safe for all skin types
  • Safe for skin with Melasma
  • Safe for skin with Acne
  • No single-use disposables
  • No social downtime

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Renew and Rejuvenate with Ease

Are you anxious or apprehensive about facial treatments? Don't be!

Here are some facts:

  • Quick treatments -- a full face can be treated in as little as 15 minutes
  • 3-5 treatments produce noticeable results
  • Well tolerated, no numbing required
  • Non-invasive--no smoke, no smell, no bleeding
  • Minimal social downtime
  • Wear makeup the very next day
  • The newest technology available for skin resurfacing
  • Safe on all skin types

How does it work if it's not a laser?

TixelTM uses proprietary thermal mechanical action to transform your skin with heat. Tiny pyramid-shaped tips heat up to 750° F. The heat is transferred quickly and lasts mere fractions of a second, allowing treatments to be tolerated often without numbing. Your practitioner can adjust settings depending on the condition of skin and desired results.

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The first and only Thermal-Mechanical Action Technology (TMA)®, for superior skin resurfacing results on all skin types.

TMA® technology combines motion and heat with a medical-grade titanium tip. This proprietary, non-invasive technology transfers thermal energy to the skin quickly, safely, and effectively.

No lasers. No needles. No radiation. No social downtime. Well-tolerated treatment experience.


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Our Location

5454 Wisconsin Ave, Ste 1400, Chevy Chase, MD, 2081

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