Cosmetic service and treatments
Excellent cosmetic dermatology has several solutions for aging skin, especially for patients who need to replace lost collagen. Dermatologists are experts at recontouring and restoring your skin for a more youthful appearance. The visible effects of facial aging are the progressive changes you see such as areas of deep voids like marionette lines and nasolabial folds. He or she will recommend a product that stimulates your own collagen to reproduce over time. Hyaluronic acid fillers like Juvederm® usually can show improvement immediately after injection.
The effects of Sculptra®
Sculptra® is a product that is designed to work gradually over a series of treatments. It provides natural and gradual treatment that takes place over a few months, revealing your youthful face in a subtler transition. Although the results may take longer, Sculptra® exceeds other dermal fillers in longevity. The effect of Sculptra® can last for up to two years, whereas other fillers last for six to nine months. Your Charlotte dermatologist can determine how many sessions you would require for your specific goals.
Treatments available for the signs of facial aging
There are 3 major types of facial rejuvenation:
- Facial resurfacing
Your Charlotte dermatologist uses facial resurfacing to modifying the surface of the skin. Facial resurfacing generally corrects the effects of sun damage by diminishing or removing fine lines, irregular pigmentation, and blemishes. Common procedures are chemical peels, microdermabrasion, and laser resurfacing.
- Facial injectables
Facial injectables utilizes substances that are administered primarily by injection. The goal is to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and to restore facial contours through excellent cosmetic dermatology. Facial injectables include toxins, traditional fillers, and collagen stimulators. Each treatment achieves its goal differently. Your dermatologist can determine the best course of action for your case.
- Facial plastic surgery
Facial plastic surgery is an extreme and invasive type of rejuvenation. Plastic surgery includes a wide range of procedures to lift sagging skin, remove excess fat, or fill hollows in the skin. Popular surgical options for facial rejuvenation are liposuction, face-lift, and fat transfer.
Effective treatment for aging skin in Charlotte, NC
If you are finding it difficult to live with aging skin, Dermatology Specialists of Charlotte can provide the most effective treatment in a caring and professional environment. Dr. Nixon and Dr. Haught are board certified dermatologists whose dedication, experience, and knowledge will provide the best possible treatment for your skin, hair, and cosmetic concerns.
Dermatology Specialists of Charlotte also offers medical, excellent cosmetic dermatology, and surgical dermatology; including removal of skin cancer. They provide a full range of cosmetic offerings such as skin tightening, fat reduction, chemical peels, Botox treatments, microdermabrasion, and more. They provide treatment for both adult and pediatric patients. Call their office today for a skin care evaluation and analysis of your aging skin.