Will start to see effect in 3 days, max effect seen around day 7.May have minimal bruising, but can resume normal activities after.
Do not lie down or drink alcohol for 2-3 hours after. Do not do excessive exercise, go into the sun or enter saunas or hot tubs immediately after treatment.
Hyaluronic acid is injected into the skin to fill resting wrinkles and facial folds. Can help fill scars, enhance lips, lift eyebrows, lift jawline, add volume to cheeks, and soften other facial contours.
Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance in our skin and cartilage, which decreases with age.
Can resume normal activities after, may have some mild bruising and swelling, can apply a cold compress to minimize.
Nasolabial fold and marionette area
Injection of a solution or foam into varicose veins, causing a reaction in the walls of the veins. This leads to hardening or “sclerosis” of the veins. Blood flow is directed to healthier veins and the treated veins are eventually absorbed by the body. May do under ultrasound guidance if needed.
For sclerotherapy to work best, compression stockings should be worn during the day and taken off at night for 3-14 days after treatment. These can be purchased in most pharmacies. Regular exercise helps prevent complications and reoccurrences.
Can resume normal activities after treatment. Walking is recommended immediately after so blood will be pushed through other vessels .
Avoid vigorous activity for 24-48 hours. Avoid high impact activity and weight lifting for 7 days. Avoid hot tubs and saunas for 7 days.
May be covered my Manitoba Health, ask your family doctor. If not covered $150/treatment.
Ultrasonic cavitation vibrates fat cells, generating microbubbles into fatty tissue. The bubbles increase hydrostatic pressure causing fat cells to break open. The vacuum RF helps empty the fat cells, tightens skin and increases circulation to help remove contents of fat cell through lymphatic system.
Each treatment lasts 30 mininutes. For maximum results may need up to 6-8 treatments. Can immedidiatley return to normal daily activities after treatment.
Great for circumferential weight loss, toning and cellulite reduction.
Multiple wavelengths of light customized for your face improves discoloration, such as brown spots, redness, capillaries, or uneven skin tone. The light also stimulates collagen and elastin formation resulting in a more youthful appearance.
Some discoloration can be treated in 1-2 treatments. Typically 2-6 are needed for optimal results.
The most common side effect is redness that usually resolves in a few hours. After treatment, stay out of the sun for 72 hours and wear a hat and/or sunscreen.
Pulses of laser or light damages the hair follicle preventing its ability to grow back resulting in permanent hair removal. It requires 4-6 treatments 6-8 weeks apart because hair grows in different phases - it can take 6-12 weeks to grow from root to surface.
Side effects may include redness and swelling in the treated area.
Do not tweeze, wax, use a depilatory, or undergo electrolysis in the area being treated for 6 weeks.
Pulses of light energy coagulate blood in the vessels treated. Blood flow is directed away from the damaged vessels to veins and capillaries deeper below the skin surface. The damaged treated vessels are later absorbed by the body.
Laser vein therapy can treat vessels on all areas of the body, hemangiomas, warts and nail fungus. One - two treatments is usually sufficient, but may need up to 6.