Aged skin has many
defined characteristics: loss of elasticity, hormonal discolorations, dryness,
dehydration, sun damage, fine lines, wrinkles and broken capillaries. Every
woman is different and the approaches you take to a great anti-aging treatment
are not the same for women as a whole.
peels and microdermabrasion were at the forefront of progressive treatments.
These two types of exfoliation are still used and valued because they give the
skin a more youthful appearance by diminishing fine lines and evening the skin
Our skin gets its pigment from melanin that is made by the body and determines the color of your skin, hair and eyes. An over-production of melanin (hyper-pigmentation) shows up as brown patches and spots.
Hyper-pigmentation is caused by both intrinsic and extrinsic factors. The intrinsic cause stems from imbalances in the hormone levels and is very difficult to treat.
The external factors include excessive sun exposure, wounds, skin treatments and procedures that might not suit one's skin and anything that stimulates the increased production of melanin.
a popular technique for removing fine lines and facial wrinkles. In
microdermabrasion, a trained technician applies a wand that provides a steady
spray of abrasive crystals directly on wrinkled or pigmented skin.
little like a miniature sandblaster, these crystals lift the outermost layers
of the skin—it is to be hoped, without any bleeding—and allow new skin to grow
back in without creases, fine lines, wrinkles, or age spots.
can kill healthy skin
a kinder, gentler alternative to cosmetic surgery.
ceramides, peptides …. these are some of the many ingredients that we can find
today in cosmetic products and because there are far too many, I have
concentrated in the most well known anti-aging skincare ingredients.
these ingredients in cosmetic products work and what they can do for your skin
will be invaluable and will give a realistic vision when you go in search of
However, if you are
still unsure of which skin care ingredients will be more suitable for your
skin, please consult your Esthetician.
You may be familiar
with ultrasound technology used during pregnancy, but not realize how
beneficial it can be as a facial therapy. Ultrasonic skin rejuvenation repairs
your skin and stimulates your skin's natural healing.
facial uses a specialized ultrasound machine that emits high-frequency waves.
Ultrasonic treatments benefit a variety of skin types and can improve many
common skin conditions.
Facial treatment is a gentle, non-invasive treatment that is safe and suitable
for all skin types, from acne to rosacea and mature skin.