There a millions of men and women out there who want to look as young on the outside as they feel on the inside, and who can blame them. Advancements in anti-ageing treatments now mean that there are more options than ever for giving your face a youthful glow, without having to go under the knife.
Whether your intention is to simply prevent the signs of ageing from appearing, or to actively improve the look of wrinkles, sagging skin, or even age spots, there are a number of treatments to suit your individual needs.
If you are looking for effective anti-ageing solutions that don’t involve surgery, try one of the following treatments:
CO2 Laser Resurfacing
Perfect for improving the skin of patients with deep wrinkles, age spots and mildly sagging skin, CO2 laser skin resurfacing is a powerful tool when it comes to creating the appearance of youthful skin. Bursts of pulsed light energy are passed across the surface of the skin, which uses heat to vaporize and peel the top layers of skin. It is also encourages the body to create more collagen in the treated areas, continuing to stimulate younger looking skin. You will be able to see results almost immediately after treatment, however it can continue to improve up to 5 months after the procedure has been completed. What’s even more enticing about the treatment, is that it can last for many years afterwards.
Dermal fillers have continued to grow in popularity over the last few years, with more women than ever choosing to have the facial fillers to enhance their features. Dermal fillers can be used on both the upper and lower areas of the face to smooth out fine lines and wrinkles. It can also be used to provide volume in areas of the face that may be looking gaunt or sunken, such as the cheeks and lips. The number of treatments that you will need depends entirely on the look that you want to achieve, which will be discussed with you during your consultation. Dermal fillers are created from a form of hyaluronic acid, which is a naturally occurring substance in your skin.
Thread lifts are essentially a non-surgical facelift, which raises areas of the face to give you smoother, more youthful skin. The treatment is non surgical, therefore there is no need for a general anesthetic whilst it is taking place. The procedure usually takes in between 30 to 60 minutes to perform and can last as long as 18 months before you need top-up treatments. The thread lift is most suitable for people who are concerned about wrinkled eyes, deep folds, sagging cheeks or jowls.
Deciding on the treatment that is right for you will be completely dependent on the look that you want to achieve. You can discuss options regarding your treatment with one of our expertly qualified nurse practitioners, who can suggest the best course of treatment to help you reach your goals. To find out more information, call our Manchester skin clinic on 0161 839 7663.