Tips/FAQ’s

Q: Does MicroPen TR™ work on all tattoos?

A: Yes. utilizing the METR removal technique, the pen targets all colors, ages, sizes and styles of tattoo. Only natural products are used for the METR tattoo ink removal process.

Q: What is METR?

A: The METR (Mechanized Epidermal Tattoo Removal) is a highly effective system for removing tattoos and semi-permanent make-up. The procedure is performed by rained professionals in a medical environment under the supervision of a physician.

Q: What happens to the ink?

A: METR technique causes the tattoo pigment to rise to the surface during the healing process in the form of scabs. In approximately two-weeks, the scabs will fall off along with the ink.

Q: How large of an area can be treated during a typical session?

A: It’s recommended that the treatment area should be no larger than 6″x 6″.

Q: How often can I be treated‘?

A: The treated areas need time to recover before addressing an adjacent zone. It’s recommended to wait 8 weeks -depending on your individual body’s healing process.

Q: Can I remove more than one tattoo at a time?

A: Several small tattoos can be treated at the same time. Ask your provider for details.

Q: How many sessions do I need?

A: An entire tattoo is not treated in a single session. It is treated in segments
to allow the area to heal correctly and reduce the risk of scarring. The process is repeated until the entire tattoo has been removed. During your consultation, your practitioner will estimate the number of required treatments.

Q: Is the MicroPen TR™ process more affordable than lasers?

A: An entire tattoo is not treated in a single session. It is treated in segments
to allow the area to heal correctly and reduce the risk of scarring. The process is repeated until the entire tattoo has been removed. During your consultation, your practitioner will estimate the number of required treatments.

Q: Can I have the MicroPen TR™ treatment done if I’ve had prior laser removal treatments?

A: Your MicroPen TR™ professional will carefully evaluate the condition of your skin relative to your potential for success.

Q: What is automated Micro-Needling

A: Automated Micro-Needling (also known as Collagen Induction Therapy or CIT) is a new innovation in aesthetic medicine for the treatment of the appearance of fine lines, acne scars and the improvement of the skin’s texture, tone and color. During this procedure, the Eclipse MicroPen is used to create controlled micro-injuries to the slain in order to aid in the production of collagen and elastin. The skin’s repair process results in a thicker epidermis with a softer appearance of wrinkles MicroPen Elite” also creates micro-channels which allow topical gels, creams and serums to be absorbed mote effectively, enhancing the effects in deeper layers of the slain.

Q: What are the benefits?

A: Reduction in the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles,
improved skin tone and texture and softer, younger-looking skin with fewer signs Of aging. MicroPen Elite™ can improve the appearance of hyper-pigmentation as well as uneven skin tone, acne scars, traumatic scars and stretch marks.

Q: What areas of the body can I treat?

A: MicroPen Elite™ can be used on all parts of the body, face, neck, decolleté, arms, hands. legs, abdomen and back.

Q: Haw is the procedure done?

A: A sterile cartridge containing 12 tiny micro-needles is attached to the Eclipse MicroPen Elite™. Your skincare professional will apply a thin layer of topical gel to your skin and select the appropriate pen position based on your unique needs. Next, in a single motion, the pen will be gently pressed against the skin while simultaneously gliding in one direction until the entire treatment area has been covered.

Q: What does it feel like?

A: The feeling associated with the Eclipse MicroPen Elite™ is
similar to sandpaper being moved across the skin. While some areas are the more we sensitive than others, the speed of the reciprocating as the treatment more comfortable.

Q: What is the downtime?

A: Immediately after the treatment, you will notice a bright redness to the skin. The total healing time depends on the pen position used and the number of overlapping passes your skincare professional performs. On average, patients are red for 2-4 days. Some patients heal completely in 24 hours. Utilizing the Eclipse Dermal Recovery System™ post treatment ran speed up the healing process.

Q: When will I see the results?

A: Patients notice an immediate “glow” to their skin. Visible changes to the skin develop over the course of several weeks. Results can continue to improve up to 6 months after the treatment as collagen production continues.

Q: When will I see the results?

A: Patients notice an immediate “glow” to their skin. Visible changes to the skin develop over the course of several weeks. Results can continue to improve up to 6 months after the treatment as collagen production continues.

 


 

Q: What is RADIESSE® made of?

A: RADIESSE is made of tiny calcium-based microspheres which are suspended in a natural, water-based gel. These calcium-based microspheres are similar to minerals that are found naturally in your body, so allergy testing is not required. Over time, your body absorbs these tiny microspheres and the gel, leaving behind only your own natural collagen?

Q: How soon can I expect results after a RADIESSE treatment?

A: Instantly! Immediately upon injection, RADIESSE adds volume to wrinkles and folds to help smooth out the signs of aging.

Q: How long does RADIESSE last?

A: Not only does RADIESSE provide immediate correction, the natural, smooth results may last a year or more in many patients?

Q: Is treatment with RADIESSE cncomfortable?

A: RADIESSE is FDA approved to mix with lidocaine (an anesthetic). That means you can experience more comfortable wrinkle treatment. In fact, in a clinical study, using RADIESSE mixed with lidocaine significantly reduced pain in 90% of patient treated with RADIESSE.

Q: How long is the recovery time after RADIESSE treatment?

A: There is very little downtime involved with a RADIESSE procedure. As with any injection, patients may experience side effects such as mild irritation, swelling, itching, redness, bruising, or tenderness at the injection site, which typically resolve on their own. If any of these side effects persist, contact your healthcare professional right away. Every patient is unique, so be sure to discuss your plans with a healthcare provider.

Q: WHAT IS BELOTERO BALANCE?

A: BELOTERO BALANCE® is a prescription injection that is approved to temporarily smooth out and fill in moderate-to-severe nasolabial folds (the folds or wrinkles that go from the side of the nose to the corner of the mouth).

Q: What are the most common adverse events seen with BELOTERO BALANCE?

A: The most common local side effects seen with BELOTERO BALANCE were swelling, bruising, redness, hardening of the skin, pain, altered color, or itching. Other side effects that have occurred with BELOTERO BALANCE include headache, swelling of the side of the nose, moderate cold sore, lip numbness, and lip dryness. Side effects were often mild to moderate and often resolved within 7 days.


Lipo Laser

Q: HOW Long Will My Lipo Laser Results Last?

A: Lipo Laser results are long—term, Provided your calorie intake and eating plan is stable, and you engage m regular exercise. Additional, Lipo Laser treatments can be performed To correct diet indulgence or target another area of the body.

Q: When Will I See My Lipo Laser Results?

A: Often Lipo Laser result can be seen immediately and improve with every treatment, resulting in a loss of 1 to 3 inches. Over the course of your eight to twelve Lipo Laser sessions you can see dramatic reshaping of the body & reduction in spot fat or cellulite.

Q: How Long is the Recovery Time From Lipo Laser?

A: There is no recovery period and no down Time after Lipo Laser sessions.

Q: How Does Lipo Laser Work?

A: During Lipo Laser treatment, a painless loser targets fat cells to stimulate the breakdown of fat from the cells. This, in turn, causes
fat loss in those targeted areas.

Q: How Many Treatments of Lipo Laser Will I Need?

A: Lipo Loser treatments are usually delivered twice a week for 4 to 6 weeks depending on your goals.

Q: Why Do I Have To Work Out After Lipo Laser Treatments?

A: Once the fat cells are broken down the contents of the fat cells need a way to exit the body. If they do not exit the body within a few hours, they get reabsorbed by the other fat cells. A brief workout immediately after Lipo Laser treatment ensures that the fat is released via the lymphatic
system. We provide you with a fast and convenient way to do this right here in the office. If you choose not to stay, you will need to perform 35 minutes of cardiovascular exercise at 60% of your target heart rate, burning approximately 250 calories within 2 hours of your treatment.

Q: Is Lipo Laser Suitable For Everyone?

A: Lipo Laser can be used on both men and women as young as 16, and can treat most areas of the body except the female breast. Your Lipo
Laser practitioner will guide you through a medical questionnaire and consultation prior to treatment to confirm suitability. Lipo Laser is not recommended for patient who are pregnant, breastfeeding, have a pace maker or a history of malignancy.

Q: Are Lipo Laser Treatments Comfortable?

A: Yes! You may feel a warm and Comfortable sensation during your Lipo Laser Treatments.


Autologous Platelet-Rich Plasma Defined

A-PRP is a high concentration of platelets surrounded in its own plasma. A small amount of blood is drawn and the red cells are isolated from the platelet-rich plasma. Since the Autologous Platelet-Rich Plasma (A-PRP) is processed from the patient’s own blood, there is virtually no risk of an allergic reaction or rejection.

Blood-Derived Growth Factors

The internal essence of your blood contains life-giving fundamental protein growth factors. PRP utilizes a leading-edge, patented technology that is specifically designed. With a simple, quick and advantageous process, your PRP professional is able to derive a high concentration of biological nutrient-rich cells and create autologous platelet-rich spa.

  • The practitioner draws an amount of blood similar to what is required for a basic lab test.
  • The practitioner places the blood into a centrifuge and spins the blood at a very rapid rate to separate the platelets from the other components of the blood.
  • The platelet-rich plasma is activated to release at least eight essential growth factors and signaling proteins. Platelet-rich plasma is a technology that deploys aspects of blood-based biochemistry. Because all constitutes retrieved in PRP are exclusively from the patient (autologous in origin), there is virtually no risk of intolerance. Nevertheless, before any treatment, disclose all the medications you are taking (including herbs) to your doctor.

 


Cryo-Aesthetic Treatments

CoolLifting®

    • This revolutionary patented system delivers simultaneous combination of CO2 with a proprietary HA serum to renew the skin’s surface.
    • Offers a safe, non-invasive treatment that delivers immediate visible results.
    • A comfortable, 5 minute, no downtime procedure.
    • Recommended package of 3 treatments spaced 2-4 weeks apart.

Patients notice immediate improvement in wrinkle reduction, increased hydration, skin radiance, and overall lifting of the skin.

CooLifting treatments leave skin looking and feeling tighter and firmer. The proprietary HA gel infused with CO2 increases skin hydration and improves the appearance of fine lines. Results can be seen immediately.