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Skin Rejuvenation and Resurfacing Candidates

Skin Rejuvenation and Resurfacing CandidatesSkin rejuvenation and resurfacing medspa procedures can effectively reverse the effects of aging, sun exposure, and skin disorders, and enhance the quality, texture and complexion of the skin. However, it is critical to choose the right procedures for the right candidate in order to achieve safe and desirable results.
Motykie medical spa, led by board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Gary Motykie, providers skin rejuvenation and resurfacing procedures. Dr. Motykie and his team will carefully determine a patient’s candidacy before recommending a particular procedure. They provide procedures to patients in Beverly Hills, West Hollywood, Los Angeles, and surrounding locations.

When to Consider these Procedures?

Skin rejuvenation and resurfacing medspa procedures may be considered if the candidate suffers from one or more of the following conditions:

  • The skin is sun damaged, with the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles around the mouth and eyes as well as loose skin in the lower eyelid area.
  • The skin complexion has undergone irregular changes, such as brown spots and blotchiness.
  • The skin surface has become uneven due to acne scars.
  • The patient suffers from certain precancerous skin growths.
  • The skin in the facial area is sagging or leathery.
  • The skin reveals uneven pigmentation, freckles and aging spots.

The choice of procedures can vary for each candidate depending on the extent and depth of their skin irregularities, their skin color and texture, degree of skin laxity, and the type and quality of their skin. The treatment provider will carefully evaluate the candidacy of a patient for a particular procedure in order to achieve desirable and predictable outcomes.

General Health

While most of the non-invasive and minimally invasive skin rejuvenation procedures are mild in nature, it is preferable to ensure that the candidate in his good general health before undergoing a particular treatment. If an individual is suffering from an untreated skin infection in the affected area, the treatment provider may first recommend appropriate steps to eliminate the infection before going ahead with a procedure.
Certain procedures may not be suitable for pregnant or breastfeeding women. In case of skin tightening procedures, the provider may also ask whether the patient has any plans to undergo a major weight loss program. In such a case, the procedure may be postponed until the weight reduction has been achieved and the body weight has stabilized.
If the skin resurfacing involves ablative techniques, the ideal candidates may be non-smokers or those who are committed to refrain from smoking for a certain period of time prior to the procedure. Certain medications such as blood thinners and herbal supplements and vitamins may also have to be stopped for a few days before such procedures.

Realistic Expectations

Non-surgical skin rejuvenation and resurfacing procedures have their limitations, and should not be compared with surgical treatments. The ideal candidate will have a positive mindset, clear aesthetic goals, and realistic expectations. Motykie medical spa receives patients from Beverly Hills, West Hollywood, Los Angeles, and nearby areas for a wide range of skin care procedures.

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