Patients will see immediate tightening in areas with the most skin laxity, and continued improvement and wrinkle reduction following the treatment for six months. This laser treatment can be performed in less than one hour, with minimal discomfort, and have a dramatic effects on the stretched abdomen skin after pregnancy, saggy and wrinkled areas around the eyes, lose skin under the neck and face and even on the knees and elbows.
“facial fillers such as Radiesse fill the void left by the decrease of facial volume. This calcium based filler can be injected in the cheek area, lifting the saggy skin and reducing the appearance of wrinkles.
“to control and reverse the damaged skin areas, the best results are derived from utilizing a combination of photofacial laser treatments, a skin lightening cream and the daily use of a good sunscreen. There are many active ingredients on the market which help lighten the skin; Retin A, Arbutin, Kojic Acid and Hydroquinone, are most commonly used.
As successful as the individual Microdermabrasion treatments are on their own Dr. Rubaum continued, “a combination of Microdermabrasion sessions followed by a chemical peel or laser treatment (Laser Genesis) will increase the procedures effectiveness and significantly improve and enhance the results.”