Key Benefits of IPL Laser Treatments

IPL Laser TreatmentIPL laser treatments are just one of the tools we have to reverse or slow down the signs of aging. This noninvasive cosmetic treatment, also called an IPL photofacial, applies focused light to the lower layers of skin to eliminate damaged skin and stimulate new collagen production. Collagen is the protein that is most responsible for healthy, plump skin. Here are some of the key benefits of this unique cosmetic treatment.

Prevent Signs of Aging

IPL laser treatments don’t just reduce the signs of aging, they can also prevent aging. A new 10-year study out of California has proven that IPL photofacials prevents signs of aging such as sagging skin, discolored skin, or lines and wrinkles. In fact, women who got the treatments three to four times per year as a preventative measure had better, plumper, smoother skin at the end of the 10 years than at the beginning of the time period. Continue reading “Key Benefits of IPL Laser Treatments”

The Best Way to Remedy Loose or Sagging Skin

Closeup Beautiful Slim Woman Body In Perfect Shape In BikiniThere are a lot of potential causes of loose or sagging skin. You may have loose skin on your arms, abdomen, or face especially  if you have lost a significant amount of weight. You may also have sagging skin on your body if you have had a surgery that left dimpling. Other potential causes of sagging skin include cellulite, yo-yoing weight due to health or pregnancy, and simple aging and reduction of collagen in the skin. 

Luckily, there are some very effective treatments for tightening loose skin on the face or other parts of the body. One of the most effective treatments is Accent. Accent skin firming treatments use radiofrequency technology to stimulate collagen production in the body so that skin firms naturally.  Continue reading “The Best Way to Remedy Loose or Sagging Skin”

How to Erase Wrinkles and Signs of Aging

aesthetic medicine tampaThere are a lot of different ways that you can fight the signs of aging. Which anti-aging methods you use should be based on your particular desired results and the condition of your skin when you start treatment. Different treatments have different advantages and associated costs, as well as different durations of results. Here are just a few of the ways that you can erase wrinkles and signs of aging.

Dermal Fillers

There are several dermal fillers or injectables available that can erase or minimize the signs of aging. Many wrinkles and facial folds are the result of volume loss beneath the surface of the skin. Dermal fillers combat this by increasing the volume of affected areas, which can smooth out the lines and wrinkles that you have started seeing. Continue reading “How to Erase Wrinkles and Signs of Aging”

How to Get Fuller Youthful Skin in Tampa and St. Petersburg

AgingEveryone reaches that moment in life when they realize that they can see the signs of aging. Although you look in the mirror every day, one morning you will just suddenly realize that you are battling fine lines, wrinkles, and loose or sagging skin. You don’t have to settle for getting older. You can actually fight these signs of aging in a single afternoon with dermal fillers. Here are just three options you have for firmer, tighter skin.

Juvederm

Juvederm is actually not one dermal filler, but a family of injectables, each with its own purpose. Juvederm results typically last up to one year, depending on the exact filler that you choose. Juvederm injectables fill in lost volume that results in lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin, to firm and tighten your skin while also eliminating some of the other signs of aging. Continue reading “How to Get Fuller Youthful Skin in Tampa and St. Petersburg”

Cosmelan Peel for Melasma During Colder Months

Cosmelan Peel for MelasmaAre you suffering from melasma? Melasma is a common skin problem that affects many women, including pregnant women, at some point in their lives. Melasma causes darkened patches of skin on the forehead, brows, cheeks, bridge of the nose, and/or chin. This problem can be easily combated so that you can look beautiful when spring arrives with a Cosmelan peel.

What Is a Cosmelan Peel?

A Cosmelan peel is a peel treatment that eliminates dark spots and gives skin a more even tone. It can also give your skin more luminosity so that it appears healthier and more youthful. The Cosmelan peel is comprised of a specific set of ingredients that have proven results. Continue reading “Cosmelan Peel for Melasma During Colder Months”

What Is Morpheus, and What Can It Do for You?

If you have kept an eye on the aesthetic industry or our own practice, you have probably heard of the new technology of Morpheus8. If you have, you may have some questions about what this treatment is and what it can do for you. Here are some answers.

What Is Morpheus8?

Morpheus is a new technology that is used to fight the general signs of aging. This treatment uses fractionated radiofrequency energy directed beneath the skin to affect changes in the appearance of your skin. Micro pens deliver this energy beneath the skin where it is needed. It signals the body to produce more collagen, which is important for defeating the signs of aging.  Continue reading “What Is Morpheus, and What Can It Do for You?”

What Dermal Fillers Can Do For You

If you follow celebrities or current fashion and style magazines, you have probably heard of dermal fillers, but do you know what they are or what they can really do for you? It is important to have reasonable expectations about dermal fillers and how they can help you. Here’s what you need to know.

What Are Dermal Fillers?

There are a number of dermal fillers available on the market. Some dermal fillers can be used for a variety of target areas, but for the most part dermal fillers are formulated for a specific target area or purpose. Most dermal fillers are made with hyaluronic acid, which is a chemical that the human body produces naturally, making them extremely safe. One dermal filler, Radiesse, has calcium hydroxyapatite as its main ingredient. Continue reading “What Dermal Fillers Can Do For You”

Benefits and Advantages of Morpheus8 Treatments

aesthetic medicine tampaMorpheus8 is a brand new treatment option from Hermann Wellness that you might not have heard of previously. Morpheus8 is an aesthetic treatment that helps reduce lines and wrinkles, as well as tightening the skin and making it appear healthier and more youthful. Here are some benefits and advantages of Morpheus8 that you might not be aware of.

What Is Morpheus8?

Morpheus8 is a microneedling device that uses radiofrequency energy to contour the face and body using subdermal adipose remodeling. The treatment penetrates deep into the skin to give you a smoother, sleeker look. Morpheus8 treatments are highly effective, although it can take up to three sessions to get the results you are looking for. Some people are happy with their results after just one treatment. Continue reading “Benefits and Advantages of Morpheus8 Treatments”

Three Reasons to Use Dermal Fillers

There are a number of dermal fillers available depending on your needs and target areas. Dermal fillers may seem like a waste of money to some, but there are some excellent reasons to use dermal fillers. If you’re looking for reasons to try this unique beauty treatment, here are some of the most common.

Reduce Appearance of Lines and Wrinkles

Dermal fillers of any type help reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles. Some dermal fillers remove lines from the lips. Some reduce lines around the mouth, in the nasolabial folds, or around the eyes. Dermal fillers work to reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles by plumping the skin so that the lines are smoothed and diminished. This can take years off of your appearance. If you think you look older than you should, dermal fillers can help. Continue reading “Three Reasons to Use Dermal Fillers”

FaceTite Vs. Liposuction: Choosing the Best Option

Previously, liposuction was often used to eliminate excess fat in the neck and chin area, which can often lead to a double chin or a chin waddle. Now there is a new technology that delivers results without the invasive procedure of liposuction. Here is what you need to know about the two treatments. 

What Is FaceTite? 

FaceTite is a new treatment option that is made possible by the InMode radiofrequency technology. FaceTite uses targeted fractional energy to penetrate the deep layers of tissue in the face. The fractional energy breaks down fat under the surface of the skin so that it can naturally and painlessly leave the area.  Continue reading “FaceTite Vs. Liposuction: Choosing the Best Option”