How to Tighten Loose Skin With Facial Surgery

As you age, you may notice more lines and wrinkles, as well as a general loss of volume in your facial area. This is because the collagen and extracellular matrix degrades and reduces in quality as the skin advances in years. This is not the end-all, be-all, however. Many individuals are turning to the following facial surgery procedures to tighten up loose skin, and walking away with refreshed, youthful results. FaceliftFacelifts are one of the more… Continue reading

How to Tighten Loose Skin Without Facial Surgery

If you want to reverse the signs of aging by tightening loose skin, but surgical procedures aren’t something you’re looking for, you still have options. A variety of non-surgical treatments exist that can create beautiful, natural-looking results and help you tighten and rejuvenate sagging or wrinkled skin. Here are a few ways to tighten loose skin without facial surgery.BOTOX®Botox is an injectable solution that temporarily relaxes the facial muscles. This injection reverses the contraction below… Continue reading

How to Prepare for Lip Fillers

A lip filler procedure, also known as a lip augmentation procedure, is an easy way for an individual to add fullness and accentuate the shape of their lips. The process creates fuller, plumper lips while reducing fine wrinkles around the mouth area through the use of injectable fillers. Injectable solutions, referred to as dermal fillers, can contain collagen, Restylane®, Juvederm®, or fat injections, which last around six months. At Athré Facial Plastics, Dr. Athré uses… Continue reading

What Are Dermal Fillers?

You might notice as you grow older your skin begins to lose elasticity. Signs of aging in the face such as sagging jowls, fine lines and wrinkles, or hollow areas might begin to cause you concern. With dermal fillers, you can easily restore a youthful, glowing appearance without the downtime and invasiveness of surgical procedures such as face and neck lifts. What Do Dermal Fillers Do?Dermal fillers are injected into the skin to add volume and… Continue reading

Dermal Fillers vs. Implants

Depending on your desired results and location, either dermal fillers or implants would be your best choice. Both methods can restore your youthful appearance, add volume, and reverse signs of aging. However, differences between dermal fillers and implants do exist, and being informed about these differences is a good idea if you’re going in for a consultation.What Are Dermal Fillers?Dermal, or facial fillers are injectable hyaluronic acid solutions that add volume and can smooth fine… Continue reading