Other skin conditions include the following;
AGE OR SUN SPOTS
Age or sun spots appear on the sun-exposed skin and they are black or brown in color. Excess melanin may also cause them
Acne scars or blackheads are formed when pimples dry out. Pimples normally occur when the pores are clogged and leave a dead skin behind when they dry out. It may require laser treatments to get a better skin again
Sagging of the skin is a product of excessive weight loss, aging or any other condition.
They are due to the stretching of the skin and they can occur in the joints, around the tummy, hips, and the lower back. They are more common in women
Too much sun exposure can damage the skin cells, leading to formation of red or white patches on the face, hands or the back
Skin Pigmentation happens when the cells responsible for the production of melanin are damaged. It may lead to the formation of uneven skin color, creating patches on the body
VASCULAR & PIGMENTED BIRTHMARKS
Vascular birthmarks are due to the clustering of several blood vessels, whereas pigmented birthmarks are a result of high pigment levels in the skin
It is a skin condition characterized by redness on the cheeks or around them. Bumps with pass may also occur
A blemish can simply be described as a discoloration of the skin.
It is a common skin problem especially in women and it is commonly due to hormonal imbalances. It occurs on the legs, hands, and the face
FINE LINES & WRINKLES
Fine lines and wrinkles are the effects of aging and the condition can effectively be treated with cosmetic procedures
You may need laser skin resurfacing in case your face is having fine line, and a non-wanted appearance
Anti-Aging & Skin Tightening Treatments; Advanced Treatments, Procedures and Results
Loss of skin laxity is one of the immediate signs of aging much as aging occurs with various skin irregularities and changes. Aging can also develop earlier than predicted due to different issues.
However, meeting the leading dermatologist at the modern skin treatment hospital is an ideal solution when it comes to eliminating all aging signs and irregularities. Dr. Mohan’s Skin and Hair Centre provides aesthetic skin treatments under an effective developed treatment plan to help you achieve the best natural results.
WHAT IS SKIN TIGHTENING OR ANTI-AGING SKIN TREATMENT
The skin advances with age and during puberty, most girls experience the best skins and beauty generally.
From puberty to the age of 30, it is termed as the era in which one experiences her climax beauty. During this stage, the skin laxity and muscles are strong and effective. With simple makeup, one can perfectly shine.
From the age of 35 downwards, the skin firmness is reduced, fine lines appear together with wrinkles and loss of volume. Much as aging is a natural process, premature aging is also common and it can be triggered by both internal factors and external factors
Eliminating Anti-Aging signs requires the help of a dermatologist and it can be done with surgical or nonsurgical skin treatments. Skin Tightening is one of the commonly performed procedure when it comes to aging
Skin Tightening helps the skin reduce the loose skin or regain its firmness, developing the skin’s natural structure and removing the irregularities. Prior to the treatments, the dermatologist will request you to reduce or avoid certain skins makeups, lotions, or sun exposure, especially on the skin to be treated
The treatments are performed after a major skin evaluation and creams or ultrasound gel is used before the treatment is conducted. Intravenous pain medication may also be prescribed depending on the type of treatment to undergo
CAUSES OF SKIN AGING
As long as one lives to the age of 35, aging signs and symptoms will automatically occur. The actual causes of aging are known to be;
Yes, many may cut their age, but the body will communicate the actual age when wrinkles, fine lines and loss of elasticity occur.
Smoking and poor lifestyle
Much as some women believe that Shisha can help keep their youth, the fact is, smoking it or cigarettes increase one’s chances of aging in the long run. Also a life characterised with alcoholism and drug use can interfere
It is when one develops aging signs while still young in age. Nutrition, stress, underlying medical conditions, and poor blood supply are to be blamed
These include sun exposure, pollution, and chemical exposure that can affect the skin’s elements
FACTS ABOUT THE SKIN
- Aging occurs in all the 3 layers of the skin, i.e. the Hypodermis layer, the Dermis layer, and the Epidermis layer
- Your lifestyle habits greatly affect your skin
- Aging is categorised into internal and external aging
- Excellent skin tips during your youth can reduce the rate of aging
SIGNS & SYMPTOMS OF AGING
Aging is associated with visible signs that can’t be simply hidden. Some of them include;
Fine Lines & Wrinkles
These develop due to the loss of elasticity and volume. Loss of Collagen occurs with age and also the muscles become less effective. Therefore, fine lines will on the sides of the eye and wrinkles on the forehead.
Loss of Volume & Density
The sagging skin is due to the loss of volume, leading to poor contour, a turkey neck, and so on. The loss of density is also due to weak muscles that can no longer hold the skin firm hence forming deeper wrinkles
AVAILABLE ANTI-AGING & SKIN TIGHTENING TREATMENTS
Fortunately, there is a vast skin treatment to rejuvenate your skin, thereby achieving a youthful facial appearance once again. The different advanced treatments are effective and deliver 100% natural results when performed by our skin specialist. Let’s look at them;
The Botox treatment is one of the cosmetic procedure performed by dermatologists. The treatment is delivered in the body in the form of an injection that relaxes the muscles, thereby causing the droopy skin and fines to fall back to form a normal skin.
Botox consists of an active ingredient ‘Neurotoxin’ that removes or reduces the wrinkles and fine lines. The Botulinum Toxin is used to treat a number of conditions, both in dermatology and other health sectors
CHEMICAL PEEL TREATMENTS
Chemical peels are ideal for removing dead cells and exposing a youthful skin once applied on the skin. There is a drastic change on the skin every time the chemical peel is applied on the skin. There are different types of chemical peels used depending on the skin issues to be treated.
A selected chemical peel is applied on the face, neck or the hands which will cause exfoliation and eventually peel off.
A chemical peel will trigger the production of new cells, tighten it and also improve its tone.
It is used to treat wrinkles, blemishes, tighten skin, and refreshes the skin
Various types of fillers are used in cosmetology to eliminate fine lines, wrinkles and make the face fuller. The most dermal fillers used are injected into the targeted areas such as, the jaws, lips, cheeks, temples, and the hands.
Dermal fillers such as Synthetic fillers, Hyaluronic acid fillers, and autologous fillers are used depending on the patient’s condition.
Different dermal fillers have been introduced with the major aim of replacing and improving the skin tissue which is affected due to aging
Laser treatments are the latest cosmetic procedures performed by a well trained dermatologist after consultation and evaluating one’s skin. Lasers emit concentrated beam of light which is directed to the intended skin, thereby damaging the intended cells or create a new skin appearance.
Lasers are used to eliminate wrinkles, sun damage, blemishes, scars, and any condition that the doctor may find suitable. Lasers are associated with different side effects incase used on the wrong skin, used carelessly, or no precaution is followed
INTENSE PULSE LIGHT (ILP)
It is completely different from laser procedures and it is performed by emitting intense pulses of light to penetrate into the deeper layers of the skin. The effect of the light causes the blood vessels and the collagen below the dermis to constrict, thereby eliminating the fine lines and other aging signs. Usually, a smooth handpiece is used on the skin during the procedure
It is another nonsurgical anti-aging and skin tightening treatment in which the deeper layers of the skin are penetrated to stimulate collagen production. The ultrasound therapy is ideal for those with mild to moderate facial skin and neck laxity. An image will be projected on the screen that enables the dermatologist to clearly view the intended skin areas. It is a non-invasive skin tightening procedure used to treat many aging signs like wrinkles and fine lines
RF SKIN TIGHTENING
Radio Frequency Skin Tightening is an excellent treatment that emits its energy to heat the skin tissues and lead to the production of sub-dermal collagen and as a result, fine lines, wrinkles and loose skin are reduced or eliminated completely
The treatment stimulates new collagen production and elastin, which in the long run, gives one a new facial appearance
FAT GRAFTING PROCEDURES
The procedure involves extracting fat from one side of the body, preparing it by the dermatologist and then re-injecting it into the intended areas. This procedure helps patients regain a youthful appearance by reducing the effects of facial expressions like smiling, laughing, filling the expression folds, sunken facial parts, and chewing plus sun and gravity effects
SIDE EFFECTS OF THE ANTI-AGING & SKIN TIGHTENING TREATMENTS
Generally, there are no serious side effects of the treatments and any side effect that occurs is temporal. To avoid complications, the treatments must be performed by an expert to ensure a patient’s safety. Normally, a patch test is performed before the actual procedure to rule any possible skin allergies and complications
Normal side effects include;
- Skin color changes
- Antibiotics will eliminate any infection
FOR HOW LONG DO THE SKIN ANTI-AGING TREATMENTS LAST
The skin anti-aging treatments offer permanent results, but it depends on the treatment selected and the time of your treatment.
In case you get the treatment in your 30s, there is a possibility that you will require the treatment in your 50s since there is a long time difference.
ARE THESE SKIN TREATMENTS FOR ME?
- Any one conscious of her appearance can utilize the treatments to stay youthful and have a healthy skin.
- The treatments eliminate aging signs, tighten your skin and will help you gain more self confidence
- Young and old can get the skin treatments
THE BEST SKINCARE TIPS TO PREVENT OR SLOW DOWN AGING
Even as aging is a natural process, simple skin care tips at home will not only leave your skin healthy and glowing, but they will also slow down your aging rate. Here is what to do;
- Regular baths with the right skin soaps will protect your skin. Shower after long distances or sweating
- Organic skin products are always good for the skin
- Exercise regularly to keep your body toned and maintain its elasticity and the firmness of the muscles. Dancing, running, and swimming are excellent exercises
- Drink a lot of water to keep your skin hydrated.
- Avoid increased sun exposure since it can cause tanning. Sunscreen lotions are recommended
- Visit a dermatologist to know your skin before you embark on any skin products with toxic chemicals
- A balanced diet is good for your skin. Fruits, raw vegetables and proteins. In addition, fish, green tea, sardines, orange and lemon peels, eggs, yoghurt and lessening oils will keep your skin superb and reduce aging