SkinPen is a micro-needling device for treating various dermatologic conditions on the face, neck, décolleté, arms, hands, legs, abdomen and back. The benefits of micro-needling are a reduction in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, improve hyper-pigmentation, dark spots, acne scars and stretch marks and create a youthful glow to the skin.
The are different treatment options with the SkinPen. During your consultation the appropriate treatment will be selected for your skin type. This is an excellent treatment for all ages, depending on the assessed needs & desired results.
Topical numbing will be applied to the skin pre-treatment. The procedure takes 15-30 minutes depending on the areas treated. During the treatment it feels like a light sandpaper being moved across the skin. Immediately after there will be a redness to the skin. Healing time depends on the setting used during each session. Downtime can be controlled and adjusted depending on the patients social calendar. Some patients heal completely in as little as 24 hours, while others may take 2-4 days to heal.
JUVÉDERM VOLBELLA® XC is formulated with VYCROSS®, a proprietary filler technology from Allergan. Volbella® XC is a hyaluronic acid filler which helps effectively increase lip fullness and soften the appearance of vertical lines around the mouth.
When injecting the mouth area it's imperative to keep it natural looking with precise, predictable results. Keeping the lips and surrounding area supple is crucial, so the lips move naturally while talking, chewing, kissing, etc. The art of injected lips and vertical lines around the mouth is nobody should notice the subtle enhancement. Fillers are instant so you will see results immediately, which is the exciting part!
A topical numbing will be applied during your treatment and the Volbella® XC syringe is infused with lidocaine for optimum comfort. The treatment is well tolerated with minimal to no downtime. Volbella® XC lasts 1 year depending, so this is when re-treatment can be expected.
Corina, RN, CANS is Board Certified and trained in several types of cosmetic procedures. She is a true artist creating natural looking results!