Board Certified cosmetic surgeon Dr. Lynch offers an array of options for non-surgical rejuvenation. Injectables are generally designed to smooth wrinkles and facial folds. You can choose these non-surgical options alone or in combination with plastic surgery facial procedures, such as a facelift, brow lift or eyelid lift. Though plastic surgery offers you longer-lasting facial rejuvenation, you can choose safe, convenient skin injectables that temporarily reduce your facial lines and folds, including frown lines, crows’ feet, smile lines, and other signs of aging. Click on the links below to learn more about the non-surgical facial rejuvenation options Dr. Lynch offers.
An injection of a clinical formula of Botulinum Toxin Type A, known as BOTOX® Cosmetic makes it possible to immobilize selected muscles of facial expression, smoothing deep expression lines and furrows, especially around the forehead and eye area. Find out more about this popular procedure in Chevy Chase, MD, and the Washington, DC, area by calling Dr. Lynch.
Restylane® is a dermal filler used to restore volume and fullness to moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds. Restylane® is a non-animal-based hyaluronic acid that exists naturally in the human body, eliminating allergic reactions. The treatment is simple and convenient, can be administered without pretesting, and results are almost instantaneous. Restylane® results are long-lasting, giving skin a more youthful appearance for six months or longer. Sessions include a consultation with a physician and treatment. It is a popular procedure in Chevy Chase, MD, and the Washington, DC, area.
Radiesse® dermal filler is made of a synthetic substance of calcium hydroxylapatite, with no allergic reactions associated with it. Most patients can return to normal activities the next day. One of the advantages of Radiesse® is that it can last up to three years and can be used for lip enhancement. Find out more about this popular procedure in Chevy Chase, MD, and the Washington, DC, area by calling Dr. Lynch.
Juvéderm® Injectable Gel is a gel implant that includes hyaluronic acid, a natural complex sugar that bolsters skin elasticity, providing a smooth and supple appearance. It improves your appearance by lifting and adding volume to the wrinkles and folds in the treatment area. Juvéderm® Injectable Gel may last from six to nine months. It is a popular procedure in Chevy Chase, MD, and the Washington, DC, area.
ArteFill® (or Artecoll®) injections are administered by the doctor directly into the desired treatment area – such as nasolabial folds. Because of the filler’s composition, the results of an ArteFill® injection will be seen immediately and will not begin to fade too quickly. Find out more about this popular procedure in Chevy Chase, MD, and the Washington, DC, area by calling Dr. Lynch.
Sclerotherapy can enhance your appearance and your self confidence. Most patients are pleased with the difference sclerotherapy makes. The skin of your legs will appear younger, clearer and more healthy-looking. If you’ve been wearing long skirts and pants to hide your spider veins, you’ll now be able to wear shorts again!! Often, patients are surprised at the dramatic difference in appearance between a treated leg and an untreated one.
A Chemical Peel is a topically applied blend of acids that aid in the restoration and rejuvenation of the skin’s surface. They create a uniform and controlled shedding of several layers of the skin. Depending on the nature and depth of the peel, a significant number of layers can be exposed, allowing new growth to reveal healthy skin. Results? Smooth, radiant, glowing skin.
Microdermabrasion rejuvenates and revitalizes your skin and can be performed during lunchtime or in an afternoon. Microdermabrasion uses a fine jet of crystals to gently and painlessly exfoliate your skin while vacuum suction removes the crystals with the dead skin cells. You’re left with new, softer skin and more even skin texture. In addition to surface exfoliation, microdermabrasion promotes the production of new cells in the deepest layer of the dermis. Microdermabrasion also cleans the pores and stimulates collagen production that can further improve skin texture. It is a popular procedure in Chevy Chase and the Washington DC area.
Microdermabrasion can be successfully used on light or dark skin to treat the face, neck, chest, arms, elbows, knees, and hands. Microdermabrasion is generally indicated for:
This simple and non-invasive procedure entails virtually no discomfort, down time or recovery. Patients typically experience some mild redness for about an hour after the procedure. Microdermabrasion is extremely effective when combined with a glycolic peel to address discoloration and uneven skin texture.
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