Our Resident Medical expert discusses: How different forms of energy can be used to stimulate collagen formation.
Drafted By: Dr. Kumar Shivdasani
Sagging at the jowls or below the chin?
Loose skin around the neck?
Eyelids drooping? Bags under the eyes?
Loose belly skin?
Not ready to go under the knife or wanting any scars?
Today, we can tighten and rejuvenate the skin to remove years from your appearance. The same procedures can help you to maintain your skin tone well into the future – leading others to believe that you are actually defying the aging process.
The treatment involves sending energy to the layers below the skin surface to stimulate collagen formation. Collagen is a naturally occurring protein that adds tone and tightness to skin. Once stimulated, collagen begins to form and tighten for weeks and months. Treatments are cumulative – each subsequent treatment firming and toning more and more. Others will be asking you why you’re looking healthier and more vibrant. Typically, a series of treatments are performed 2-4 weeks apart and then once every 3-6 months for maintenance.
Different forms of energy are used to stimulate collagen formation including ultrasound. infrared and radio frequency. Various devices are now on the market, differentiating themselves by using additional technologies to potentiate their effectiveness and comfort including cooling tips,vacuum suction and variable frequencies.
Treatments are comfortable, pain-free and effective – usually taking only 20-30 minutes each. With no downtime. Patients usually notice immediate tightening followed by progressive and on going tightening over subsequent weeks and months.
Dr. Kumar Shivdasani
About Dr. Kumar Shivdasani: is a positive and inspirational medical practitioner with 25 years experience. Beginning in emergency and addiction medicine, later branching into cosmetic medicine. The progression is a natural one: Kumar’s passion is supporting his clients’ rejuvenation – both in body and soul. Education, good lifestyle and diet changes lay the foundation for developing overall health and wellness, helping Kumar’s clients achieve and maintain their target goals. He supports reaching out and effecting positive change in others and his community by supportingSummits of Hope and Turning Point Recovery.www.curlaser.com /T: @drkumar @curlaser
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