There are many factors that contribute to skin irregularities such as Sun, skin disorders, aging and even heredity on the face and elsewhere on the body. which includes textural irregularities like wrinkles and acne scars, pigmentation changes like freckles, sunspots or visible blood vessels. additionally, skin may lose tone, feel less firm and lose the healthy glow that is evident in younger skin.
Different types treatment are available to treat the different aspects of skin damage.
Laser resurfacing, mechanical resurfacing, chemical peels and injectable products can improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles of the entire face or those that develop in specific regions of the face, such as the upper lip and around the eyes. These treatments can also be used to address pigmentation disorders, such as sun and age spots, and they can be used to improve the appearance of acne scars or other skin conditions.
Actually, the type of treatment that will best address your concerns are determined by the consultant or the certified plastic surgeon that you consult with. Most of the skin treatments require a series of treatments and a multi-modality approach to get a best result. the Most important thing to be remembered is the patient must be committed to protecting his or her skin going forward so that the results achieved will be longer lasting.
Depending on the technology or treatment prescribed for you the results of skin resurfacing and rejuvenation also vary.
A remarkable improvement in skin conditions and your overall appearance will be given by Skin resurfacing and rejuvenation procedures
Technologies and treatments which are available now advancing rapidly. we may be surprised at the improvement that can be achieved by relatively simple procedures.
The following are some examples of skin rejuvenation and resurfacing treatment methods:
Laser and Intense Pulse Light Treatments – used to remove discoloration and/or tighten sagging skin.
Chemical Peels various acid peels used in different combinations to remove damaged outer skin layers.
Ablative Laser Treatments remove outer layers of skin to smooth lines and wrinkles.
Mechanical Ablation surgical scraping methods to soften skin surface irregularities.
Non-Ablative Treatments (Microdermabrasion, Micro needling, Light Acid Peels) – minimally invasive sanding methods to treat light scarring and discolorations
Dermal Fillers – injectable compounds to improve skin contouring.
Botulinum Toxin Type A Treatments – blocks nerve contraction to relax wrinkles.
Spider Vein Treatment (Sclerotherapy) – injections to collapse unsightly surface veins.
Every patient is unique and will exhibit different combinations of genetic and environmental signs of aging that impact their skin. There are many ways to treat these issues, and the treatment methods should be planned and discussed with your board-certified plastic surgeon based on your specific situation and desires.
Static wrinkles: These types of wrinkles are visible all times and it will not change in appearance with facial movements.
Dynamic wrinkles: These are expression lines that may appear as folds when the skin is not moving, and deepen with facial movements or expressions.
Pigmentation: mainly because of sun exposure the Freckles, sun spots, or other darkened patches of skin appears.
Scars: As the result of acne or injury to the skin, scars may be rolling (a wavy appearance to the skin), pitted, discolored, or have raised borders.
Dull skin: Skin that has lost the vibrant glow from a buildup of dead skin cells and clogged pores.