A chemical skin peel is a procedure to smooth the texture of the face by removing the outer damaged layers, improving facial blemishes, uneven skin pigmentation and wrinkles by using specially formulated topical solutions. The treatment can be personally adjusted to fit each patient’s needs.
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Botox is a cosmetic injectable medicine which is used to cosmetically treat muscular conditions like wrinkles and loose skin by temporarily relaxing the muscles. Fine lines, wrinkles, and expression lines develop even before some people turn thirty due to sun exposure and excessive squinting or expressing. Other than for wrinkles BOTOX® Cosmetic has been used by neurologists for younger cerebral palsy patients and younger people with squints. BOTOX® Cosmetic only works on fine wrinkles caused by expressions that are due to muscle contraction like forehead frown lines, crow’s feet, and bunny lines on the nose. When the same wrinkles are longstanding and have left permanent marks on skin or if there are additional loose folds of skin, the result of BOTOX® Cosmetic are partial. BOTOX® Cosmetic does not work on some other wrinkles like wrinkles on cheeks, chin, around the mouth, under the lower eyelid. It also does not work on deep folds like nasolabial folds. Age is no bar for BOTOX® Cosmetic, and it is a safe procedure.
Juvederm XC is an injectable filler used to fill up wrinkles, fine lines, contour deformities, and volumetric deficiencies of the face, cheeks, and lips associated with ageing, developmental anomalies, and certain diseases. Juvederm XC provides a simple non-surgical option for treating these problems. Juvederm XC comes premixed with anaesthesia. Therefore it is not painful. It is injected through ultrafine needles or cannulae. Local anaesthesia cream is used before injection to reduce the needle’s sensation further. There is no downtime as it is a lunch time procedure and there is no healing time.
Restylane and Restylane Perlane are injectable hyaluronic acid fillers similar to Juvederm. Restylane comes prefilled in 1 ml syringes with fine needles or cannulae is injected into the face for treating a variety of issues like anti ageing, wrinkle removal and for the beautification of the face. Young people above 18 of age can use Restylane injections for augmenting lips, cheekbone enhancement, non-surgical nose job and chin enhancement. Folds and wrinkles appear on the face with ageing. These can be filled with Restylane to give a youthful appearance. A non-surgical facelift can be done by Restylane Perlane or Juvederm Voluma. Hyaluronic acid fillers like Restylane Perlane and Juvederm XC are USFDA approved and similar to body’s natural tissues. They are safe and can be repeated as long as needed. Results of Restylane last for 6-12 months, and Restylane Perlane lasts for 1 ½ years. Restylane and Juvederm injections along with Botox can be used to maintain youth and prevent irreversible ageing.
Keloids are scars that are abnormally big, swollen and itchy. Certain body areas are prone to form keloids, and some individuals have a tendency to form keloids. Keloids can form on ears after piercing and on face, chest and shoulders after acne. Treatment of keloids can be done by injections or rarely by surgery. Injections of locally acting steroids or Bleomycin. The injections are mixed with local anaesthesia, and local anaesthetic cream is applied on the keloid before injections to make it comfortable. Injections are given with ultra fine needles into the keloid and not into the normal skin. Therefore injection does not affect the body. The result of injection shows as keloid becoming smaller, softer, paler and less itchy. Injections are repeated at three weekly intervals till the maximum result is achieved. Sometimes keloids tend to come back but can be controlled by giving another injection. Whenever surgery for keloid is performed, it is essential to follow with few sessions of keloid injections. Surgery alone does not work for keloid.
Vampire facelift is an anti ageing face treatment designed to stimulate natural regeneration of the skin. Vampire facelift involves using PRP injections into the skin of the face and neck to give growth factor boost. The result is soft and supple youthful skin. The procedure is a natural and non-surgical procedure that involves injecting platelet rich plasma into the face, to stimulate collagen that rejuvenates your face and gives a more youthful appearance. This procedure can be combined with a Liquid Facelift (Juvederm) and Botox, for best results. Home, skin care kit, helps to maintain the results.
Viora Reaction Rf Treatment
Radiofrequency is a tissue heating technology that helps tighten the skin and reduce cellulite. Viora Reaction RF is a USFDA approved machine for RF treatment. RF skin tightening can help in tightening face and neck skin and tightening loose skin in any other part of the body. RF body contouring has RD and vacuum technology to melt the cellulite. These procedures are painless and feel warm and like a massage. Face procedure takes 30 minutes. There is no rest or precautions required.treatments are repeated three weekly till the maximum result is achieved. Afterwards, maintenance can be done every three monthly. RF treatment boosts collagen in the skin and rejuvenates the skin with a lift. Viora body contouring is done at weekly intervals by using body probe. This is useful for minor fat deposits, loose skin over the body and for post pregnancy stretch marks.VIora reaction RF procedure is safe and can be done any number of times without any side effects.