What is a skin laser used for?
Laser skin resurfacing is used to help with wrinkles, age spots, acne scars, and other blemishes as well as tighten the skin.
What type of laser do you have?
Sharp Light: The OmniMax S4 delivers effective solutions for hair removal,
skin rejuvenation, body contouring, tattoo removal, the treatment of
pigmented and vascular lesions, and more.
Sharp Light has patented “DPC Technology” (Dynamic Pulse Configuration) that utilizes 3 pulse modes (smooth, long, and high) permitting for easy configuration to permanently destroy those hard to eliminate hairs, veins, and pigments. Our OmniMax DPC modalities have a built-in Peltier cooling system in every hand piece which creates for a pain-free and comfortable treatment for your clients without the need for gliding gel or topical numbing agents. The hand pieces (all which contain a sapphire crystal tip) reach 17.6 degrees Fahrenheit before the treatment begins, hence making it that much more soothing while increasing the intensity for a more effective treatment.
What treatment options are you offering?
- Laser Hair removal for both men and women
- Skin rejuvenation for facial, neck chests and arms, and hands
- Vascular and pigmentation
- Skin tightening for face, neck, and hands
- Fractional laser treatments for face, hands, stomach, and thighs
- Carbon facial
- Tattoo removal
What are the side effects from laser treatments?
Depending on what type of treatment you have is what the down time will be. Most importantly, any laser treatment you get you must wear sunscreen protection (at least 30 SPF).
What is Botox?
It’s the first and only treatment FDA approved to temporarily make moderate to severe frown lines, crow’s feet, and forehead lines look better in adults.
Is it safe?
Yes! Botox has been available for 20 years and has been used to treat many diseases (including cerebral palsy) and has been proved to be very safe. Botox cosmetic is an approved drug used to treat patients for cosmetic wrinkles.
What is the down time for Botox?
Treatment requires minimal downtime. You can return to your daily routine immediately after you leave your specialist’s office, no exercise for 24 hours, avoid sun exposure for 24 hours.
How soon do you notice improvement?
You may begin to notice results within 24-48 hours for moderate to severe frown lines. Full effect in 2 weeks, if you are not seeing results from procedure, please call to reassess.
How often do you have to have treatments?
Depending on dosage, it could range from 2-3 months or 3-4 months.
How old do you have to be to do Botox Cosmetic?
You must be 21 years old. It is not your age that determines when BOTOX(r) Cosmetics is right for you, it's the severity of your lines. In fact, 64% of plastic surgeons report seeing a rise in cosmetic surgery or injectable treatments for patients in their early 30's.
Does Botox injections hurt?
Some patients report that being injected with BOTOX(r) Cosmetics feels like a pinch. A very tiny needle is used.
How long does the procedure take?
After consult and consents are completed, the procedure itself is about 15 minutes.
What is Juvederm?
Hyaluronic acid, or HA, is a naturally occurring substance that delivers volume to the skin. Juvederm is a long-lasting, non-surgical option that contains a modified form of HA. Fillers that include HA are top choice for patients - over 90% of filler patients receive an HA dermal filler.
Where can Juvederm be injected?
Juvederm can be injected into facial cheeks, lines, lips, and chin. Each spot has different Juvederm needed. Examples are Juvederm Voluma XC for cheeks and chin, and Juvederm Ultra XC for lips and lines
What will our Medical Spa be offering?
To start we will be offering lip fillers, later in the year we will be adding lines and further treatments.
Who should not use Juvederm?
Do not use these products if you have a history of multiple sever allergies or severe allergic reactions (anaphylaxis), or if you are allergic to lidocaine or the Gram-positive bacterial proteins used in these products.
What warnings should my doctor advise me about?
One of the risks with using dermal fillers is the unintentional injection into a blood vessel. The chances of this happening are very small, but if it does happen, the complications can be serious and may be permanent. These complications, which have been reported for facial injections, can include vision abnormalities, blindness, stroke, temporary scabs, or permanent scarring of the skin.
Do you have to wait for fillers for any reason?
The use of dermal fillers where skin sores, pimples, rashes, hives, cysts,
or infection are present should be postponed, as this may delay healing or
make skin problems worse.
Also, if you have had a COVID vaccine, you must wait at least 2 weeks to have fillers.
How long do fillers last?
Hyaluronic acid fillers typically last 6-9 months after being injected and will dissolve naturally over time.
ZO(r) Skin Health products are available for purchase at our spa. ZO(r) provides comprehensive solutions for creating and maintaining healthy skin for anyone regardless of age, ethnicity, unique skin condition or skin type. From correcting sun damage + pigmentation to preventing + protecting against future damage, ZO(r) has your skin health covered.
Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, or BHRT, is a form of hormone
therapy that has existed in the U.S. for many decades and uses hormones that
are structurally similar to those found within the human body. Hormone
imbalance therapies aim to provide relief from the symptoms of a wide
variety of conditions that are often overlooked by medical providers. Our
approach to hormone replacement therapy is bioidentical and custom
compounded to each patient's unique physiology, allowing patients to get the
most out of BHRT as possible. Biote Certified Providers receive training on
bioidentical hormone replacement therapy in the form of subcutaneous
pellets. Every dose is customized based on a consultation and extensive lab
work to ensure a patient receives the exact concentration of hormones
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