About Non Invasive
Non-Invasive procedures are used to slow the signs of aging. The aging process varies among individuals, but with so many Non-Invasive treatment options to help you look younger, there is no reason to look older than you feel inside. There are two very different types of aging: Chronological Aging is basically dictated by heredity, this aging inevitably occurs over time and cannot be prevented but can be slowed. This would include the natural loss of collagen and fat in our faces over time. Environmental Aging is predominantly due to lifestyle which is preventable, controllable and correctable. Sun exposure, smoking, and poor nutrition contribute to this type of aging which accelerates chronological aging.
Time stops for no one regardless of genetics or habits, but there are non-invasive procedures that can help refine these inevitable changes and slow the process. Currently, there exist a variety of treatments designed to improve the signs of aging and improve the effect of sun damage on your skin. These involve the use of injectables for tissue filling or neurotoxins to smooth wrinkles. Medical skin care is effective in improving sun damage skin. Light-based treatment is the third option regarding laser and intense pulsed light (IPL) to improve damage from too much sun exposure or age-associated wrinkles.
Botox Cosmetic and Dysport
Some people say “age lines” give a person character; or that they express the years of experience they have had. We know better. Botox Cosmetic® and Dysport® are excellent options for many people who don’t want to show all of those “years of experience” on their face. With either you can continue to gain experience and character without worrying about pesky frown lines and “crow’s feet” that give away our age. Read More
Tissue Fillers and Neurotoxins
Dr. Jewell offers injectables to improve facial wrinkling from muscular action and restore facial volume that is lost with aging. Currently, there are two excellent FDA-approved neurotoxins available, Botox Cosmetic® and Dysport®. Dr. Jewell has extensive experience with both varieties and can help you decide which is best for you. Regarding tissue fillers to restore facial volume, there are many options also. These include the hyaluronic acid-based fillers Read More
Medical Skin Care, Skin Peels and Treatments
Within the Jewell District Medical Spa (hyperlink), there are a variety of options regarding the administration of prescription grade drugs such as Retin-A® / Renova®, skin lightening agents, immune modifiers to treat sun damage, and topical/ oral medications to treat skin conditions. Additionally, Dr. Jewells’ aesthetician will help advise you on which of the several product lines of skin cosmecutical is best suited for your skin care needs. Read More
Dr. Jewell has over twenty-five years of experience with the use of lasers to treat skin and in surgery. Light-based treatments offer patients specific options with regard to improving sun damage, wrinkles, and pigmented skin lesions. Hair reduction with light-based treatments is very popular with both men and women. Read More
Non-Invasive Treatments – What’s Next?
Dr. Jewell is at the forefront in the development and clinical research that leads to new drugs and devices. Dr. Jewell has been involved in research and development activities that have produced currently used devices and products by plastic surgeons worldwide. Dr. Jewell believes that there must be ongoing research, product development and scientific research that will produce products and devices that will offer patients better outcomes in Read More