How to Treat Loose, Crepey Skin

Aging’s effect on the skin can be found all over the body, but especially on the face. As we age, our facial, neck, and chest skin that was once plump and smooth becomes thin and wrinkled, reminiscent of crepe paper. So, how exactly can you restore crepey skin to its previous luster? Well, meet PDO threads!

What are PDO threads?

PDO (polydioxanone) threads are made of an FDA-approved sugar-derived polymer material that is injected directly into the area in need. Once injected, the PDO threads work in the treatment area two ways: Read More

How ARTAS Helps with Hair Restoration

hair restorationAre you experiencing hair loss? For many people, hair loss is a natural aspect of the aging process, with a receding hairline being the most common form of hair loss. Unfortunately, hair loss can also be a major cause of insecurity among individuals, leading them to lose confidence in their appearances. Thankfully, with advanced hair restoration methods like ARTAS, we can now combat hair loss and help people regain confidence as they age.  Read More

Improve Your Skin With ProCell Microchanneling Therapy

Improve Your SkinIf you’re struggling with cosmetic concerns such as fine lines, skin laxity, hyperpigmentation, and scarring, there are many aesthetic treatments available to improve your skin. For fast, convenient, and dramatic results, however, ProCell microchanneling is worth your consideration. This revolutionary cosmetic treatment can reduce the appearance of all types of skin imperfections so that you feel confident in your complexion.  Read More

When Should I Start Getting Botox?

For all types of cosmetic and medical concerns, preventing the problem is preferred to treating the problem after it’s occurred. This concept applies to wrinkles, too, and is leading many patients to receive preventative Botox treatment earlier in life. But when is the right time to start receiving Botox? Read on to find out. 

Botox for Signs of Aging

Botox is a popular, time-tested treatment to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. With a paralyzing agent, botulinum toxin type A, this injectable treatment prevents muscle contractions in key areas to ease the look of facial wrinkles. The result is smoother, more youthful-looking skin.  Read More

What Happens to the Lips and Mouth Area as We Age?

As we age, all of our skin changes as it loses volume and elasticity. Your lips are no different! Over the years, you may start to notice changes in the lips and mouth area. This is natural and happens to everyone. But if you’re concerned about visible changes to the lips, know that cosmetic treatments are available at Ultimate Images Cosmetic Medical Center to rejuvenate the mouth area. 

The Lips Thin with Age

When girls reach age 14 and boys reach age 16, the lips have reached their full thickness. From this point on, the lips slowly begin to lose thickness and volume. You may notice that the lips flatten and become less visible, especially when you smile. This changes the appearance of your smile, with the teeth and gums becoming more prominent.  Read More

Turn Back the Clock on Your Skin with Fraxel

Year after year, skin can become damaged due to excess sun exposure, acne, and the regular aging process. These imperfections can be frustrating, but they don’t have to be forever. With Fraxel laser therapy, you can rejuvenate your skin and achieve a smooth, clear complexion — without the need for surgery!

How Fraxel Works

Fraxel is a skin resurfacing treatment that utilizes light energy to deeply penetrate the skin and stimulate its natural collagen production. Collagen is a protein that’s crucial for the structure of your skin. By increasing collagen production, Fraxel helps repair damaged skin and create a full, elastic, and uniform complexion.  Read More

Regenerate Aging Skin with Fraxel Laser Resurfacing

So many advanced and innovative treatments are available to improve your skin!

But which one is the best choice to resurface your aging complexion?

Botox and dermal fillers are popular to tackle wrinkles and lost volume. However, if you need to regenerate dull and damaged skin cells, you need a more comprehensive treatment. Fraxel laser resurfacing is the perfect choice for men and women who want to achieve youthful, healthy skin. Read More

Silhouette InstaLift Vs. Face Lift: Benefits and Advantages

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Do you have sagging skin on your face or deep facial folds and lines? If so, you may have considered a face lift. Luckily, there is new technology available that can give you the results of a face lift without the surgical procedure. Here’s what you need to know about Silhouette InstaLift, a nonsurgical alternative to a face lift.

How It Works

Silhouette InstaLift will give you an immediate lifting of the tissue of the mid-face for an instant contouring of the face. Biodegradable sutures are used to lift and reposition the sagging skin to give you a more contoured look. The entire process takes less than an hour, and you will have immediate results that continue to improve over the next several months. Read More

Botox, Dysport, or Xeomin: Which Is Right for You?

Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin all belong to a type of cosmetic injections called neurotoxins. These medications work to minimize signs of skin aging by preventing facial muscle contractions that cause fine lines and wrinkles.

These three injectable medications are all available at Ultimate Image Cosmetic Medical Center. While they’re all similar, each one provides unique benefits. Learn more about how to choose between Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin below.

Botox

Botox is a popular cosmetic injection designed to offset the appearance of severe facial lines. It involves a series of minimally-invasive injections into the treatment area. Read More

Fraxel Laser for Under Eye Treatment

Wrinkles, fine lines, and dark circles under the eyes are all normal signs of aging, but modern cosmetic treatments are making it simpler than ever to reverse skin aging in the under eye area. In particular, the Fraxel laser can be used as a non-invasive treatment to smooth and brighten the skin under your eyes. Learn more about the Fraxel laser, an under eye treatment available at Ultimate Image Cosmetic Medical Center, below.

What Is Fraxel?

Fraxel is a cosmetic treatment that involves a high-accuracy laser wand to treat signs of skin aging. Due to the high precision of the Fraxel laser for small areas of skin, it’s an effective treatment option for the delicate under eye area. Read More