The stress of current day life and environmental pollution is having an effect on our body. This hastens the effects of ageing, which is most visible on our skin.
Lifestyle changes, like giving up smoking and alcohol and eating a healthy balanced diet with regular physical exercise is advisable.
These days various non surgical solutions have become available, which can help to combat the effects of ageing without resorting to surgery.
They work by smoothing out lines and restoring volume and giving you a healthier, younger looking skin.
Several courses of the treatments are usually recommended.
Old, dead skin accumulates on the surface of the skin making it look dull. Chemical peels work by removing the outer layers of the skin leaving the skin looking fresh. It also removes sunspots and areas of irregular pigmentation. Cleopatra and ancient Romans used food acids to peel their skin.
Various chemical peels are available and can be tailored to suit your skin type.
As the skin ages, it loses its elasticity. Dermal filler is a substance which is injected into the skin to restore volume, making it firmer and smoothing out fine lines and wrinkles. They can be used smooth out forehead frown lines, nose mouth grooves, crow’s feet etc.
There are various fillers available today and a full explanation of the type used will be given during the consultation.
Laser facial resurfacing is a technique that can remove the upper layers of the skin using laser treatment. This will rejuvenate your skin making it look healthier and more youthful.
It can be used to tighten your skin, treat fine wrinkles, evening out pigmented area and smoothing rough skin like improving the look of shallow acne or chicken pox scars.
Non surgical hair removal
Laser treatment is now being widely used to effectively remove unwanted hair from all parts of the body.