Not only celebrities but even common people want to look fresh young and beautiful all the time. Sagging skin is a nightmare for one and all. This is a result of aging or exposure to Sun’s UV rays. The skin produces less collagen and elastin which causes the skin to sag and become thinner resulting in the classic signs of aging. Sun exposure and sudden weight loss or childbirth are other causes.
There are 5 main types of clinical procedures – Cosmetic Dermatology, Medical Dermatology, Body Contouring, Laser Treatments and Hair Transplant.
Cosmetic Dermatology focuses on improvement, enhancement and appearance of skin, hair and nails. These can be improved aesthetically, artistically and cosmetically by various treatment method. These treatments range from deep cleansing, refreshing, rejuvenating, and restoring skin texture and tone, to reducing skin imperfections, such as Acne, Scars, Skin tags, Moles, Stretch marks, Certain birthmarks, Age spots, Skin discoloration, Melasma, Lines and wrinkles. Specialists help patients to recapture the desired look or transform a present one with these advanced treatments.
Specialized cosmetic procedures or Aesthetic Dermatology include – Botox Injections, filling, Liquid Facelift, Lip augmentation, Non-Surgical Rhinoplasty, Treatment of scars, and Plasma rich in platelets (Lifting Vampire). They are best for non-surgical removal of common skin flaws. While non-surgical body skin treatment is effective to minimize the appearance of cellulite; and can even make the skin appear more tightened and toned.
Medical dermatology services range from the examination of moles and other skin lesions to the management of the most severe skin diseases like the removal of benign tumors (moles, cysts, lipomas and skin cancers (melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma. Clinical Treatments include infiltrations, biopsy of skin and other surgical procedures, electrodesection and fulguration, cryotherapy, and capillary mesotherapy.
Many times, skin conditions improve with medication over time but have occasional relapses. Examples of these are atopic and seborrheic dermatitis, psoriasis, vitiligo, melasma, some cases of acne, among others. A correct diagnosis by a specialist dermatologist is indispensable to prolong the periods of remission of the lesions and lead a normal life.
Body Remodeling or Cool Sculpting
Cool Sculpting or Cryolipolysis is a revolutionary system developed by Harvard scientists that enable controlled, controlled cooling to target and gently and efficiently remove unwanted fat cells beneath the surface of the skin. It removes localized bulges without any need for injections or surgical procedures. The results of CoolSculpting are remarkable, fat reduction, natural appearance in the treated areas without damaging the skin or nerves.
Loosing excessive fat from undesirable body parts is a major accomplishment for anyone. Yet, huge weight loss can result in large amounts of heavy, loose folds of skin around the abdomen, arms, thighs, breasts, buttocks, and face. Often, the skin fails to shrink back to its former size and shape. Some of the common procedures include Arm Lift, Body Lift, Biceps Implants, Butt Implants, Butt lifts, Calf Implants, Liposuction, Pec Implants, Thigh Lifts, Tummy Tucking, Cellulite, Excess Skin, Fat Removal. Of course, immediate beneficiaries are your health, outlook on life, and appearance. People undergoing body contouring surgeries do exude new, more positive image and confidence. Cosmetic surgeons employ a variety of body sculpting techniques to help their patients achieve lean, toned figures, including liposuction, tummy tuck, and body lift surgery.
Age, acne, or too much exposure to the sun leaves your face with blotches, scars, wrinkles, or lines. Laser skin resurfacing help your skin look younger and healthier. Laser skin resurfacing removes skin layer by layer with precision. The new skin cells that form during healing give the skin a tighter, younger looking surface. The procedure can be done alone or with other cosmetic surgeries on the face.
Laser Technology helps in correcting imperfections of your skin with most advanced laser technology. If you want to firm your skin, but want to avoid surgery, laser skin tightening may be the solution for you. It is a powerful anti-aging procedure to help stimulate the youth and vitality of your skin. Laser skin tightening is very effective both on the face and on the body. Skin Tightening is effective for
1. facial lines and wrinkles
2. Very effective rejuvenation.
3. Improved contour of the jaw
4. bring firmness and softness.
5. Softness of the skin of the neck.
6. The furrows (wrinkles) from the nose to the mouth.
Laser skin rejuvenation is designed to eliminate wrinkles, fine lines, moderately deep lines and wrinkles on the face. With minimal Laser settings for superficial skin rejuvenation, Laser treatment for wrinkles and fine lines is an excellent approach that is both safe, precise and less invasive for patients who seek to restore their skin and achieve a smoother and younger appearance without undergoing surgery. It is also an excellent alternative for patients who do not wish for Botox and/or dermal filling.
Doctors use advanced surgical techniques to produce remarkable results in capillary transplantation. All hair transplant techniques move the patient’s own hair from the back of the head pouring forward. The hairs on the back of the head are perfect for transplanting because they are genetically programmed to maintain their native color and never fall off. Patients with male pattern baldness are perfect candidates for hair transplant. Women with male pattern baldness, traction alopecia (hair loss due to traction) or scarring alopecia (hair loss at the level of scarring sites or due to a previous burn).
In Cliniderma, we are committed to achieving a young, natural and pleasant appearance. It is with this purpose that we take into account the concerns and expectations of our patients in order to be able to provide the procedures and treatments that can meet these needs. Dr. Joseph Doumit is the leading private dermatologist in Montreal offering advanced cosmetic and medical dermatological services. He is Board certified both in Canada and the USA.