Understanding the Longevity and Effectiveness of RHA® Collection Fillers

If you’ve been considering dermal fillers to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and folds on your face, you might feel a bit overwhelmed by all the options. There are many types and brands of dermal fillers available, so how do you choose which is best for you? Always look for filler brands that prioritize long-lasting results, effectiveness, and client safety…like RHA Collection by Revance Aesthetics. RHA Collection offers the first hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers that are FDA-approved to treat dynamic wrinkles and folds. Dynamic areas are places on the face that move frequently, and these areas require a different filler formulation to appear smoother and natural. In this post, we’ll discuss the amazing results you can get with the RHA Collection of dermal fillers. Read More

What You Need to Know About the RHA Filler Collection

Dermal fillers have been around for years, but they were all made and approved for static lines on the face…until the RHA Collection hit the scene. The RHA Collection is a unique line of dermal hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers created by the Swiss company, TEOXANE SA, and brought to the United States through an exclusive licensing agreement with Revance Aesthetics. Revance Aesthetics is focused on the future of elite aesthetics in the U.S. and beyond, which is why many call the RHA Collection of fillers the “Designer fillers”. The specialized manufacturing process used to create the RHA Collection yields a product that is truly one-of-a-kind, coming as close to natural HA as possible. In this post, we’ll give you the scoop on everything you need to know about this revolutionary line of dermal fillers. Read More

How to Get Tighter Skin Without Surgery?

Keeping our skin tight and toned as we age can be difficult, especially when genetics are working against us. As skin begins to sag and hang in places we’d rather it not, it can be tempting to think about what options are out there to handle the issue. There are tons of topical products on the market promising miracles, but we all know they’re all bark and no bite. Surgery is an option, but that feels like overkill for those who only have a bit of sag to deal with. So what’s in between? Let’s talk about ThermiTight®, a revolutionary skin tightening treatment that leverages the power of radiofrequency energy to rejuvenate your skin by naturally stimulating collagen production. Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Sculptra Butt Lift

Summer is fast approaching, so it’s time to start working on that beach booty! You’ve been in the gym, getting in your squats, trying to get that toned and tightened apple bottom before the hot weather hits. However, as we enter our 30s, it’s natural to lose fat cells in the rear end, leaving things a little deflated back there. So what can you do to restore lost booty volume without having to go under the knife? Let us introduce you to the Sculptra Butt Lift! Read More

What is Dermaplaning and Its Benefits?

Need to exfoliate but tired of those boring sugar scrubs or stinky chemical exfoliators? Then say hello to dermaplaning, a non-invasive technique for removing the top layer of dead skin cells to reveal the bright, healthy skin beneath. During a dermaplaning session, a trained aesthetician will use a surgical scalpel to carefully plane off dead skin cells and any peach fuzz from the face, leaving it fresh and super smooth. Dermaplaning is typically safe for all skin types and can be done in a quick session right in our office – no anesthesia or hospital visit required. In this post, we’ll talk about all the benefits of dermaplaning and why you should try this innovative yet time-tested procedure. Read More

ProCell vs. Microneedling: What is the Difference?

Microneedling, also known as collagen induction therapy, is already well-established as a highly-effective treatment for many skin concerns, such as fine lines, wrinkles, sun damage, scarring, and more. It does this by creating thousands of tiny injuries on the skin, triggering the body’s natural healing process to repair the injuries with new collagen and other substances. But what would happen if we combined the reparative power of microneedling with a nourishing cytokine-based serum? Introducing ProCell microneedling, a revolutionary procedure that takes microneedling to the next level. In this post, we’ll discuss the difference between standard microneedling and ProCell microneedling, both of which are offered by Ultimate Image at our convenient Tampa Bay locations. Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Thread Lifts

Are you looking for a subtle, natural-looking solution for wrinkles or saggy skin? Then let’s talk about a thread lift. Thread lifts, also called PDO thread lifts, are revolutionary procedures that use specially designed “threads” under the skin to encourage natural restructuring and repair. If you don’t want to take the risk of surgery but aren’t satisfied with topicals or injections like BOTOX® alone, then a thread lift may be a great option for you. Read More

How to Prevent Brown Spots on the Skin

If you spent time out in the sun without sunscreen when you were younger, or if you have certain skin conditions like melasma, you’re probably dealing with brown spots (also called age spots or liver spots) on your face, neck, chest, arms, and/or hands. Fortunately, most of the time brown spots are harmless, but these unsightly spots can make you feel self-conscious about your appearance, affecting your self-confidence and self-esteem. Many people try to cover these brown spots with makeup, only to find that the excessive makeup looks even worse or just isn’t pigmented enough to really cover the spots. So how do you prevent brown spots from popping up on your skin as you age? In this post, we’ll go over brown spot prevention basics, plus a few treatment options if you’ve already developed brown spots. Read More

Chemical Peels for Rejuvenated Skin

Not many treatments are as effective at transforming the skin as chemical peels. These tried-and-true skin-renewing powerhouses are beloved by pretty much everyone in the aesthetic community, and renowned for their restorative and regenerating effects. In this post, we’ll go over the peels offered here at Ultimate Image Cosmetic Medical Center in Tampa Bay, including their active ingredients and best uses. Read More