Ageing is something that starts the day you are born! The skin is exposed to a variety of forces that damage it. The Sun, wind, smoke, dust and pollutants can affect the skin and cause number of undesirable changes. Skin laxity, wrinkling, change in texture, pigmentations, make the skin look dull, lusterless and aged. Long term effects of gravity, make the skin hang. With age, the fullness and projection of the face changes into sagging and flaccid folds. These are unpleasant changes and many of them can be avoided or delayed for some years.
In ancient times Amrut (divine nectar) was churned out of the sea and it was to give us immortality and eternal youth and beauty. Our quest to this goal continues. A massive amount of research is going on to identify the various changes that result into old age. White hair, loss of hair, wrinkles, nasolabial folds, double chin, shriveled neck skin, beaked nose, blotchy skin are all hall marks of ageing. The exercise to reverse these changes is called rejuvenation.
Reduction of wrinkles, even skin tone, well hydrated and smooth, plump skin will dramatically improve the superficial appearance. Anatomical corrections as surgical face lift will help further.
There are many non surgical solutions to get better looking skin. Lasers, Radiofrequency, Ultrasound, Dermabrasions, Salt abrasion, Chemical peels together or separately can help. They can be combined to enhance the effect of a surgical face lift.
Skin laxity, deep folds on the face, jowls, marionette lines, hooded eyelids, drooping eyebrows, wrinkled turkey gobblers neck with vertical bands can be corrected at once by means of surgery, in simple terms is called a Face lift.
It consists of lifting and relocating tissues of the face to their youthful position.
The procedure is performed under General or regional anaesthesia.
Dr. Shrirang will take a well placed incision is taken in the hairline running in front of the ear, in the skin fold, going back behind the ear. The face lift involves removal of excess lax skin of the face. The wrinkled, dark skin of the eyelids is trimmed away. The eye bags in the lower lid can be corrected at this procedure. The scars are very well hidden and concealed.
The face will look, swollen, puffy, bruised for up to a week to ten days post procedure. You may find it difficult to eat as the tissues are pulled and your muscles may not work very efficiently for some time.
For men and women the procedure will vary to take care of beard area or the side burns.
Facelift surgery is a skillful operation. The surgeon's skill and aesthetic sense are very important for a successful outcome. This procedure is carried out in-house at Doctor Shrirang’s clinic in Pune.
Please check with him for personalized post surgery care advise.
Discover a superior solution to decrease wrinkles, Improve skin complexion, Reduce irregularities and Provide a Healthier, Younger Looking You, All in one session (this can stand out but very subtle)
Fractora achieves full-scale treatment depths with tunable fractional energy to improve superficial skin tone problems (photo damage) to deep textural concerns (wrinkles, acne scarring and skin contraction).
Fractora skin treatment is a fractional rejuvenation and resurfacing treatment that reduces wrinkles to slow the effects of aging.
Fractora can be used on areas that can benefit from skin renewal.
The most commonly treated areas include: lower eyelid, upper eyelid, smile lines, forehead, cheeks, mouth and neck. Face and body areas that exhibit wrinkles, discoloration or acne scarring are suitable for treatment.
Active Fx is the latest advanced laser technology for treating brown spots, wrinkles and skin laxity
The high energy laser beam interacts with skin surface and causes the upper layer to peel off. This generates the new skin beneath.Advantages
The improvements continue to happen unto few months after the treatment. Active Fx for skin rejuvenation and face lift is available in Pune at our clinic.
Downtime: The skin will start peeling after 2 days and will continue to peel for 4-5 days.
In about one week you can wear your make up.
Sun Protection is the critical part of treatment pre and post CO2 skin resurfacing laser.
Platelet rich plasma is a concentrate of platelets from your own blood. It has a capacity to modify collagen rebuilding and restoring youth and volume of ageing face.
It can be used in multiple ways as through injections of micro needles, with a filler for volume repair or can be used topically with a laser resurfacing
It is called the "Vampire face lift" as it uses your own blood cells to heal and reshape your facial contours most naturally. In Pune, we provide this treatment.
BOTOX is a clear liquid that inhibits the nerve signals when injected. It is the brand name for a toxin that is produced by the bacterium clsotridium botulinum.
Non Surgical Radio-frequency Facelift
Forma uses radio-frequency technology to provide optimal skin contraction in the deep layers of your skin. Radio-frequency energy will stimulate the formation of new collagen and improve skin elasticity for long-lasting improvement of your skin’s appearance.
What is Fractotal Facial
Many Forma patients will combine Forma with Fractora Resurfacing and Photofacial for a treatment series called FracTotal Facial. FracTotal Facial is the ultimate skin renovation treatment that addresses all in-demand facial concerns including skin laxity, uneven skin tone, uneven skin texture, wrinkles and pigmentation.
The Intense Pulse Light is used to reduce diffuse red and brown spots of sun damaged ageing skin. Instant results and no downtime. its a very quick treatment session and painless. IPL energy is absorbed only by the unwanted melanin, raising the temperature to cause shattering of the pigment. Deeper level damaged blood vessels are treated at the same time. Photofacial helps with Flushing, facial redness, broken capillaries, brown spots / age spots sun-induced freckles on the hands, chest, and face also reduction of fine wrinkles and pore appearance.
Skin peels or chemical peels are medicines that are applied to your skin by a trained doctor, for particular indications, they are specialized for pigmentation problems, anti ageing, wrinkles.
Anti Ageing Peels
These are a few routinely used for ageing and associated pigmentations.
The mode of action of these is exfoliation and thus a few are associated with downtime and actual peeling and redness of face can happen before final results are seen.
You can also opt for lunchtime peels, though they are very mild and superficial without downtime, give only a subtle benefit.
We shall guide you about a preventive anti ageing routine in the form of antioxidants, vitamin supplements, sunscreens, intense hydrating creams & topically acting age reversing products.
Ageing is a continuous process and thus its prevention and reversal a continuous process too!!Read More