Most patients see results from their skin tightening treatments for up to 12 weeks after their last appointment. So you are likely to see improvements for months after completing your sessions. When the effects of the treatment wear off, you can come back for another round of treatment to maintain those youthful results.
The laser is very gentle on the skin. You may feel warmth or tingling in the treatment areas, but it shouldn’t be uncomfortable. Most patients return to normal activities immediately after their treatment, so there is no downtime. If you have concerns though, our medical team is always available over the phone.
We find that the best results occur with six treatments spaced out every four weeks. Like all treatments, though, we tailor them to the needs of our patients. During your initial consultation, your consultant will discuss with you the areas you’d like to have treated. Based on their initial evaluation, they’ll be able to give you a better estimate of the frequency and number of visits they’d recommend.
The Vampire Facelift is much safer than other facelift procedures. That’s because it doesn’t require invasive surgical methods. You’ll be awake and alert the entire time, and the process takes an hour. Plus, the Vampire Facelift doesn’t introduce any foreign substances into your body. It uses your own plasma, meaning it’s about as natural as it gets when it comes to skincare.
You’ll see regeneration happen over about three months. During this time, your skin will start to look brighter, plumper, and healthier. The overall effects of a Vampire Facelift last about a year. Patients can return for another non-invasive facelift, again and again, to keep their skin looking young and healthy for years.
Patients may experience a bit of redness and irritation at the injection site. This is normal. There is no real recovery time from the Vampire facelift and you can return tonormal activities right away. If you do have concerns after leaving Distill, simply contact our office.
Most patients have redness and swelling for a few hours to 3 days after the treatment (occasionally it can last longer). Tiny crusts develop and are present for about 5-10 days, but these are easy to camouflage with makeup or even without it after the first one to two days. Results will develop over time and with subsequent treatments. Full results can be appreciated at three to six months following the last treatment.
Over a serious of treatments most patients see a modest to moderate improvement. you can expect decreased sagging at the jawline, a more toned central cheek area. Improving Fine lines and wrinkles restoring the skins youthful glow by smoothing out texturally damaged skin and even skin tone caused by aging, sun damage or scars.
Each patient’s treatment protocol will vary based on individual needs and results desired. Most patients will receive three treatments, each spaced four to six weeks apart.
Recovering from a Fractora session depends upon the aggressiveness of the settings and treatment.
For mild settings, the recovery is quick – most patients resume normal activities immediately. But for more vigorous Fractora settings for more problematic skin, a week of downtime may be needed.
Noticeable results can typically be seen after 2 weeks, although some clients are able to see visible results immediately. Over the following three months, improvements in the results can be seen.
Patients should moisturize the treatment area and avoid direct sun exposure. It is also recommended that patients use a good, broad-spectrum sunscreen every day. In addition to reducing their future risk of skin cancer, sunscreens also reduce wrinkles and slow the ageing process.
You will experience some redness in your face for one to two days after the procedure. We recommend that you wait to wash your face for at least four hours. Wait to apply makeup or resume your regular skincare routine until the redness is gone.
Patients will need at least three treatments before collagen production begins. Some patients may need six or more treatments, depending on the condition of their skin and the treated areas. We still space these appointments out every four to six weeks.
Because the surface of the skin is being pierced, patients may experience some discomfort. However, our technicians apply a numbing cream to the skin before the procedure. That way you shouldn’t feel anything while the microneedling device is working. After your appointment, your skin may feel slightly tender. If you have concerns, you can contact our medical team for advice at any time.
Microdermabrasion is great for all skin types. It can be an effective treatment for many skin conditions, as well, including some forms of acne. However, we do not recommend it for skin suffering from inflammatory acne. One of our consultants can recommend alternative treatment options for this condition.
How many treatments you need will depend on the condition of your skin. For most patients, ongoing microdermabrasion offers the best results. That’s because the skin continues to renew itself every 28 days and leaves the old, dull, dead skin cells behind. You can space these appointments out about every four to six weeks. Patients with more serious skincare concerns may benefit from appointments every two weeks initially.
Yes! While most patients seek microdermabrasion on their faces, it’s effective in other areas of the skin. For instance, treatment on the back can help reduce the signs of sun damage or lighten acne scarring. Our skincare specialists can help determine the best treatment for you.
No. Patients may feel their skin get warm as the laser works, but the sensation isn’t uncomfortable.
Every patient is different, but most patients need between four and six treatments for the best results. Your consultant will discuss your skin concerns with you at your initial consultation. After that, they’ll be able to give you an estimate of how many treatments you’ll need.
You’ll enjoy the results of your NDYAG laser facial for up to 12 months after your final session. You may need to return for additional treatments to maintain the results.
Sublative laser treatment can be a little uncomfortable for the patient due to the deep heat technology at work. However, a numbing cream will be applied to the required areas before treatment. This will help you stay comfortable throughout the session.
Your skin may be slightly swollen and red after the treatment. That will last anywhere from a few hours to a few days. You can apply makeup to your face immediately following the procedure if you wish. Tiny crusts may develop on the treated areas for 5-10 days after your session, but these are natural and will go away with time. You’ll see the full results of your treatments in three to six months time.
The results are dependent on individual skin type, number of treatments and the conditions being treated. We recommend three to six treatments spaced out every four to six weeks between each treatment.
The FDA approved Botox for use in 2002. For nearly 20 years, practitioners around the world have used it to treat the fine lines and wrinkles of millions of patients. There is little risk of side effects associated with Botox. Some patients may experience redness and swelling at the injection site, which will subside within 24 hours. The biggest risk with Botox injections comes from working with an inexperienced practitioner.
There is no recovery time after your injection. However, you will want to keep your head upright for about six hours after you leave the office and avoid exercise until the next day. This will help the formula stay in the right place and target those muscles that are causing your fine lines and wrinkles. If you do have concerns about your Botox injections after leaving our clinic get in touch with our medical team right away.
Most patients enjoy the benefits of Botox for about three or four months. If you do a lot of strenuous exercising, you may find that you need to refresh your injections slightly more often.Botox or anti-wrinkle injections will take anywhere from 3 days to 2 weeks for the product to completely penetrate the muscle and see the results.
The gel-like solution is injected into the skin to add volume and creates a more youthful appearance. Areas commonly injected are nose to mouth lines (naso-labial lines/folds), lips, lines around the mouth (peri-oral/smokers’ lines), cheeks tear trough and lines between the brows (glabellar)
Dermal fillers usually last between 6-12 months depending on the range. They are all fully biodegradable and will break down gradually over time. As the absorption times differ with individuals, how the area looks and feels is the best indicator that a top-up is needed.
Side effects are rare but can include redness, swelling, and bruising at the injection site. The filler may also show up under the skin as tiny bumps. This is a problem that often improves over time. You must mention to your practitioner if you are taking any blood thinning medications
The treatment results are often instant rejuvenating. On average, you may require four to six treatments in order to achieve optimal results. Every patient’s condition and needs vary.
The entire treatment will take anywhere between 45 min to an hour depending on the area. Your skin will feel slightly warm during the treatment, but there’s no discomfort involved. Many patients return to normal activities immediately after the treatment.
After receiving the Posse Facial, avoid sun exposure immediately after treatment SPF of 30 or more must be applied. Avoid excessive exercise for 24 hours post treatment as well.
The Red-Carpet Laser Facial is not painful. Many patients report that the laser feels like a warm sensation over the skin. In many cases the warmth continues for up to thirty minutes after the procedure. It is a comfortable treatment requiring no downtime. Many patients return to normal activities immediately after the treatment.
A healthy look and a revitalized skin glow are just a few of the many benefits offered by The Red-Carpet Laser Facial When performed regularly you will notice a Firmer and more toned skin, Increased radiance and brightness, hydration and that Red-Carpet glow.
- Pregnancy and breastfeeding
- Active cancer
- Acute bacterial and viral inflammations
- Sensory disturbances
- Metal implants in the area of the procedure
- Active herpes
No. It is completely non-invasive and painless. You may feel the warmth on your skin from the LED light panels, but most patients say this is a soothing feeling. Many people enjoy the quiet, peaceful time under the lights.
Light therapy treatments can be done on a weekly basis, as clients are not exposed to harmful UVA or UVB rays. How many treatments you need will depend on the condition of your skin. Generally best results are achieved over an 8 – 12-week period.
Yes. Lightstim LED therapy works on all skin types and is suitable for both men and women. If you’d like to learn more about therapies that work for your skin type, contact Distill Laser Clinic to make an appointment for a free consultation.