Everything You Need To Know About Microneedling

Microneedling is one of today’s most popular cosmetic treatments. Safe, minimally invasive, and effective for many different skin concerns, it can fit seamlessly into your beauty regimen. 

Here’s everything you need to know about microneedling:

It’s Not Painful.

With the word “needle” in its name, it’s no surprise that some people shy away from microneedling. But, your aesthetician will apply a numbing cream to your skin before microneedling to eliminate any discomfort during the procedure.

Additionally, the needles used during microneedling range from 0.5 mm to 2 mm, and they don’t reach the deeper layers of the skin. You may feel slight discomfort as the microneedling pen moves over more sensitive areas of the skin, such as the forehead and jawline.  Continue reading “Everything You Need To Know About Microneedling”

When to Consider PRP for Hair Restoration

Men and women alike can experience thinning hair, especially in older age. Unfortunately, over-the-counter sprays, creams, and shampoos often don’t work, leaving you feeling more frustrated than before. 

Thankfully, patients now have a greater range of treatment options than ever for thinning hair and hair loss. One increasingly popular option is PRP therapy, which we’re thrilled to offer for hair restoration at Hermann Aesthetics & Wellness. 

What is PRP Therapy?

PRP stands for platelet-rich plasma. Commonly used for orthopedic conditions, skin rejuvenation, and now hair restoration, this form of regenerative medicine offers powerful results without surgery.  Continue reading “When to Consider PRP for Hair Restoration”

How to Improve Your CoolSculpting Results

CoolSculpting tackles stubborn fat without the need for surgery or injections. It delivers controlled cooling technology that safely destroys unwanted fat cells without affecting the surrounding tissue. 

It takes time to notice results from CoolSculpting, as your body has to process and remove the targeted fat cells. However, there are a handful of ways to naturally improve your CoolSculpting results. These include:

Stay Hydrated

Hydration is crucial before and after the CoolSculpting process. Drinking plenty of water before and after the procedure supports the lymphatic system’s ability to flush out dead fat cells. To further boost your hydration, aim to limit your consumption of caffeinated beverages, which can be dehydrating.  Continue reading “How to Improve Your CoolSculpting Results”

Rejuvenize Peel Aftercare Info

The Rejuvenize Peel from SkinMedica is a medium-depth peel designed to smooth fine lines, diminish sun damage, reduce acne scarring, and correct hyperpigmentation. It’s an excellent cosmetic treatment option for patients who want noticeable results after a single treatment without having to undergo injections or laser therapy.

Given that Rejuvenize peel penetrates deeply into the skin and reaches the dermis, properly caring for your skin is crucial after this treatment.  Continue reading “Rejuvenize Peel Aftercare Info”

How to Choose the Right Non-Surgical Treatment for You

With the breadth of non-surgical cosmetic treatment options available today, it may be difficult to select the right one for you. But, before becoming overwhelmed with your choices, let us help you narrow them down. 

Use these tips to assess your non-surgical cosmetic treatment options:

Consider Your Main Cosmetic Concern. 

First and foremost, the treatment you choose should address your main cosmetic concern. Consider which concern affects you the most greatly.  Continue reading “How to Choose the Right Non-Surgical Treatment for You”

Why Fall is the Perfect Time to Undergo Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation

The fall is the perfect time for all sorts of activities: apple picking, carving pumpkins, and frolicking in the fallen leaves. But, many people don’t realize that it’s also the ideal time for non-surgical facial rejuvenation. 

Non-surgical facial rejuvenation has become extremely popular as people seek out alternatives to plastic surgery. If you’ve been waiting to invest in this type of procedure, keep reading to learn why this fall could be the right time.  Continue reading “Why Fall is the Perfect Time to Undergo Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation”

How P-Shot Can Help Men with Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction is more common than you might think. In fact, one study found that approximately 52% of men have ED in some form, with the risk of ED increasing with age. 

But, thanks to recent medical innovations, we now have several treatment options available to treat ED. One of these treatments is the P-Shot, a cutting-edge regenerative therapy that uses platelet-rich plasma (PRP) to rejuvenate the penile tissues.  Continue reading “How P-Shot Can Help Men with Erectile Dysfunction”

Benefits of Wygovy for Weight Loss

Wegovy is the latest FDA-approved prescription medication for long-term weight loss. This prescription injection is approved for adults with obesity or excess weight with weight-related medical conditions. 

With Wegovy, a low-calorie diet, and an exercise plan, patients may finally be able to lose weight – and keep it off. This unique injectable offers numerous benefits for weight loss, which we’ll discuss below.  Continue reading “Benefits of Wygovy for Weight Loss”

Tips to Make Botox Last Longer

Botox is one of the leading injectable treatments for signs of aging. While it can effectively smooth out wrinkles and even prevent facial lines from forming, it has one key downside: longevity. 

Typically, Botox injections only last for 3 to 4 months. After this point, patients generally return to the office for follow-up treatments. 

Thankfully, there are a few tips and tricks that you can implement to extend the lifespan of your Botox injections. These include: Continue reading “Tips to Make Botox Last Longer”

Choosing the Best Skincare Routine for Your Age

These days, everyone seems to be talking about their skincare routines – and it’s no wonder why! Your skincare routine can affect the long-term health and appearance of your skin. 

While you likely don’t need a 12-step skincare routine to reach your beauty goals, it’s important to consider your age while selecting skincare products. The skin requires different ingredients in different stages of life, so why not build a routine that reflects your age?

Skincare in Your 20s

In your 20s, no matter where the day (and night) take you, make sure to cleanse your skin twice daily. Debris, irritants, and impurities can accumulate on your skin throughout the day. If they sit on your skin at night, you may find yourself with clogged pores and a dull skin texture.  Continue reading “Choosing the Best Skincare Routine for Your Age”