Laser hair removal is the process of hair removal by means of exposure to pulses of laser light that destroys the hair follicle. Laser hair removal is used to reduce unwanted hair. Commons areas treated include the upper lip, chin, armpits, bikini line & legs. Treatments may include 6 to 8 sessions spaced 4 to 8 weeks between sessions.
Popular procedures on men include reduction of hair on the back, chest & neck (pseudofolliculitis).
Treatments for facial rejuvenation include IPL & chemical peels.
Intense Pulse Light ( IPL) Photofacial is a laser light treatment that targets pigment issues such as dark or brown spots, red spots & age spots. The light passes through the dermis, drawing out the dark spots & dispersing the uneven red pigment. IPL photofacials can be used on the face, neck, chest, shoulders, back of arm, & legs. Photo facials can also treat rosacea , large pores, freckles, redness & veins of the face.
The Obagi BluePeel Radiance is a chemcial peel that includes a unique blend of gentle but effective acids resulting in tighter, smoother & brighter looking skin. BluePeel Radiance is recommended for a total of 4 to 6 treatments 2 to 4 weeks between applications.
Additional procedures to reduce wrinkles & signs of aging are preformed. Botulinum products used include Botox or Dysport. Various fillers used include Juvederm, Voluma, Restylane Lyfte, Restylane Defyne & Refyne.
Sculptra treatment involves 3 sessions injected every 4 weeks correcting creases, wrinkles & facial lipo-atrophy (loss of fat).
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Located at Mahoney Family Medicine 100 College Drive, Martinsville, VA 24112
Free Consults available at 8:00 am, 12:15 pm , 12:45pm & 4:30 pm by appointment only.