The Skin Image Blog

Botox

95% patient satisfaction from realself.com:  Botox is designed to relax muscles and reduce lines and wrinkles on your face. Some wrinkles and lines are caused by overactive muscles. Botox relaxes these muscles, allowing for fewer unwanted expressions. Botox is also the most common cosmetic procedure in the U.S.

UltraShape Power

95% patient satisfaction from realself.com:  UltraShape Power is a non-surgical device for fat removal and body contouring. It uses ultrasound energy to permanently destroy fat cells around the stomach area without causing damage to surrounding tissue. Individual treatments take approximately 30 minutes, with patients reporting minimal discomfort during the procedure. Some patients report results in as few as three sessions.

ThermiVa

93% patient satisfaction from realself.com:  ThermiVa is a non-surgical vaginal tightening treatment for women who want to reclaim what childbirth or aging may have taken away. Using the same technology thatís used in ThermiTight and ThermiSmooth, radiofrequency energy is sent to the desired area (internally or externally), heating the tissue and stimulating the bodyís own collagen. ThermiVa is performed in three treatments over the course of three months.

Fillers

Hyaluronic acid-based injectable, dermal fillers such as Radiesse, Belotero, Vollbella and Juvederm are used to treat moderate to severe facial wrinkles and smooth marionette lines around the mouth. It can also be used to correct volume loss due to aging. They are used for lifting the cheeks, smoothing marionette lines around the mouth, plumping the lips, and to soften the appearance of “smoker’s lines” around the mouth. It may also be used to fill pitted acne scarring in the face. In many patients, results can last a year or more.

Bellafill

93% patient satisfaction from realself.com:  Bellafill is a collagen-based filler used to reduce the appearance of smile lines and pitted acne scars on the cheeks. The injection immediately adds volume below the surface of the skin for smooth results that last 5 years.

Fraxel

Fraxel is an FDA-approved laser treatment intended to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, skin pigmentation,  sun damage, acne, stretch marks, and, in some cases, the pre-cancerous skin condition actinic keratosis (AK). A handheld device is passed across the skin, sending laser light energy below the surface. This energy stimulates your body’s natural production of collagen, rejuvenating the cells and smoothing the skin on the surface.

Clear + Brilliant

Clear + Brilliant is a gentle laser technology designed to fight the early signs of facial aging. A handheld device is rolled over the skin, creating micro-injuries that jumpstart the production of collagen. In clinical trials, users reported a visible improvement in skin tone, texture, and clarity after four to six 20-minute treatments. Clear + Brilliant is intended for those looking for minor improvements, not dramatic corrections.

Neocutis Skincare

Discovered through years of research in wound healing, PSP®, which stands for ‘Processed Skin Cell Proteins’, is a patented cosmetic ingredient developed by leading Swiss researchers and available exclusively in NEOCUTIS skincare products. PSP® is the newest generation of an optimal, naturally balanced blend of skin nourishing proteins and polypeptides. PSP® harnesses the power of human growth factors and cytokines, to help deliver state-of-the-art skin revitalization.

Image Skincare

Beautiful skin starts with healthy skin. To maintain and improve skin health, an effective, professional pharmaceutical skincare regimen is essential. Over-the-counter products only treat skin’s surface layer. Optimal skin health is achieved by reaching live tissue — IMAGE Skincare professional products work at the cellular level to diminish fine lines, fade sun damage, increase hydration and stimulate cellular turnover for more youthful looking skin.