Department of Aesthetic Dermatology
Aesthetic Dermatology is the branch of medicine that involves the creation and appreciation of beauty whilst exploring the nature of art, beauty, and taste. It encompasses a plethora of skin concerns related to ageing, hormonal imbalances, and Sun damage and lifestyle diseases. We at All Is Well Multispecialty Hospital offer the latest technologies FDA approved treatments, which are provided by our esteemed panel of dermatologists.
Anti -Ageing: – Non Surgical Aesthetics
These procedures, as the name suggests aid to halt and improve the signs of ageing. All these procedures are non-surgical with minimum to no downtime often referred to as Lunchtime treatments.
It is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed across the globe. Botulinum Toxin is a purified protein, known to most as Botox (The oldest and best-known USFDA approved brand from Allergan, USA).
Only a few units of Botox injection are adequate to relax the targeted muscles, the procedure involves painless injection of botulinum toxin given in under 30 minutes that magically eases the frown lines, crow’s feet and all the tell-tale signs of ageing on the face, to reveal a creaseless, stress-free and relaxed appearance.
The results take one week to set in and lasts for 4-6 months. Botox Injections are quick to perform and practically painless with no downtime. It is also used to treat conditions of excessive palmar and axillary sweating which is known as Primary hyperhydrosis. Botox can help reveal a youthful and natural look if done in the right dosage and by a trained aesthetic dermatologist.
Non-Permanent Dermal Fillers
Hyaluronic acid is the key component of the dermal fillers, it is a naturally occurring molecule abundantly found in the human Body and popularly known for its lubricating properties. The dermal fillers are a non- surgical anti- ageing treatment, which offers the most satisfying and pleasing results in wrinkle correction. They are minimally invasive procedures using fine needles to restore volume and enhance facial features. The skill and knowledge of the injecting doctor and the material of filler used determines the end result. The Longevity of the fillers depends on a variety of factors including the indication being and material being used, typically we use only FDA approved fillers that last around a year and are safe. We believe in the principle of under correction to help you look natural.
Fractionated pixel laser is a well-established most widely researched prototype of laser resurfacing. It involves the most recent technologically advanced use of laser to improve the texture and appearance of the skin significantly reversing the visible signs of ageing. The treatment is recommended to treat fine lines, open pores, under eyes dark circles and puffiness, uneven skin tone, acne scars as well as other keloid and hypertrophic scars and stretch marks. Its mechanism of action is it discharges highly concentrated light in a grid pattern to induce fractional photothermolysis. Augmenting the generation of collagen and development of new skin tissue. Collagen is the key component for elasticity and tightness of skin by targeting the deeper layers of the skin and replacing the damaged tissues with healthy new skin revealing a more refreshed and youthful appearance. The results are both progressive and immediate and a series of three to five sessions are required depending on the indication and desired result.
PRP Therapy (Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy)
Popularly known, as the Vampire facial is the most opted for Hollywood treatment. It is a regenerative therapy, which uses nothing artificial but the patient’s own blood. Platelets are tiny blood cells, which play a crucial role in wound healing and tissue regeneration. Dentists and orthopaedics to aid in early healing popularly use this therapy. In the recent years its advantages in skin care were noted. It is used to improve the appearance of wrinkles, scars and stretch marks as well as to rejuvenate the under-eye area. It helps to plump and volumize facial contours and thus is the most popular natural anti-ageing treatment.
A chemical peel popularly known, as derma peeling is a non- invasive procedure for improving the appearance of skin on the face, neck, back and hands. During a chemical peeling process applying a specialized skin acid preparation to the skin, which is left on for a specific duration of time, and then neutralised or washed off, alters the pH the skin. The type of chemicals used and depends on the condition of the skin being treated and results desired. A superficial peel is mild and only exfoliates the superficial layer of the skin, while a deep peel penetrates to the dermis and is indicated in cases of deep or treatment-resistant pigmentation.