We all want to look and feel our best. But getting facial surgery isn’t always necessary. Several non-surgical and non-invasive skin rejuvenation techniques can help. You can achieve the look you desire without undergoing surgery.
Here are the five most popular and effective non-surgical facial or skin rejuvenation techniques.
The most common non-surgical facial rejuvenation technique is neurotoxin injections (Botox or Dysport). These injections reduce wrinkles, frown lines, and crow’s feet around your eyes. Botox works by temporarily paralyzing specific facial muscles that cause wrinkles and other signs of aging.
The effects usually last for months, depending on the severity of your skin condition. After which, you may need additional injections to maintain your desired results. A qualified and experienced professional should administer Botox/Dysport injections. This is to ensure safe and correct injections in target areas.
Dermal fillers are another popular type of non-surgical facial rejuvenation technique. This procedure injects substances into the skin to add volume, smoothen wrinkles, and add “fillers” to target areas. The latter are usually areas that have lost their elasticity due to aging or harmful environmental exposure.
Like any other aesthetic procedure, you need to ensure only a qualified professional administers the fillers. Aside from safety, this should ensure optimal results.
Laser Skin Resurfacing
Laser skin resurfacing is a non-invasive treatment that uses lasers to remove the top layer of damaged skin cells. It stimulates collagen production in deeper layers of the skin for increased elasticity and improved texture over time.
This treatment is ideal for reducing the following:
- fine lines
- dark spots
- acne scars
- age spots
- sun damage
- stretch marks
You may need several sessions over several weeks to see optimal results. So consult with your healthcare provider before beginning any laser treatments.
Chemical peels are a great way to remove dead skin cells on your face without surgery or other invasive treatments. This treatment works by removing the outer layer of the skin from your face. The procedure uses special chemicals like salicylic or glycolic acid.
The result of this procedure is to reduce wrinkles and minimize dark spots caused by sun damage or acne scars. It would be best if you remembered that the effects of this procedure might be visible for several days or even weeks. So, it would be best to be patient with this procedure before you think it’s not working.
Microdermabrasion is another popular non-invasive treatment. It is an excellent choice for those looking for smoother and brighter-looking skin without surgery.
This procedure involves using a particular device (such as an exfoliating brush) that gently removes dead skin cells from the surface. It also works by stimulating new cell growth beneath the surface. The duration of expected results can vary between one session to multiple sessions. This depends on individual needs.
Many options for achieving younger-looking skin without surgery or lengthy recovery periods are available. But speaking with a healthcare professional before starting new treatments is essential. Since the procedures must be tailored-fit for each individual, the results can vary from one patient to another.
It would be best if you consult an expert regarding this concern. So you can decide which treatment is best for you. At Replenish MD, your goals are our priority. Book an appointment today and start your facial rejuvenation right away.