We all want smooth, youthful, glowing skin, but did you know you don't need invasive injections such as Botox to achieve this? More and more celebrities are ditching filler and Botox and opting for this result-driven, holistic approach.
Monthly Microneedling Sessions: Microneedling is one of the few non-surgical aesthetic treatments that produce dramatic results in as little as one treatment session, which is probably why celebrities like the Kardashian sisters, Jennifer Aniston, and even Brad Pitt, turn to microneedling as their favourite go-to anti-aging treatment. After much research, I introduced Exceed's Medical Miconeedling technology with a Valmont mask at my Hampstead Clinic.
The benefits of monthly microneedling sessions include:
Collagen Boost: Microneedling triggers the body's natural collagen production, leading to improved skin elasticity and firmness.
Reduced Fine Lines: The controlled micro-injuries promote cell turnover, diminishing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles over time.
Enhanced Product Absorption: Exceed Microneedling creates 150 micro channels per second in the skin, allowing for better absorption of skincare products, including peptides and other beneficial ingredients.
Peptide-Based Skincare Routine:
Hailey Bieber-approved Peptides are small proteins that play a crucial role in the skin's structural support. Incorporating a peptide-based skincare routine can complement the effects of microneedling and contribute to overall wrinkle reduction. Peptides work by signalling the skin to produce more collagen, promoting a smoother and more youthful complexion.
Key components of a peptide-based skincare routine include:
Peptide Serums: I love and always prescribe Dermaquest Peptide Line Corrector Serum* - it's a revolutionary age-fighting serum comprised of 13 peptides that work simultaneously to even skin tone, increase collagen production and reduce wrinkles and inflammation – all to improve the structure and appearance of the skin
Moisturisers: Choose moisturisers with peptide complexes to provide hydration and support the skin barrier.
Eye Creams: Peptide-infused eye creams can target fine lines and wrinkles around the delicate eye area.
Consistency is key when it comes to a peptide-based skincare routine. Regular application can lead to noticeable improvements in skin texture and a reduction in the depth of wrinkles.
Chemical Resurface Treatments:
Favoured by the likes of Kim K, Margot Robbie, Megan Fox and Victoria Beckham, chemical resurfacing treatments, such as chemical peels and exfoliants, are effective in promoting skin renewal by removing dead skin cells and encouraging the growth of new, healthier skin. These treatments can be tailored to address specific skin concerns, including wrinkles, fine lines, and uneven skin tone. I recommend 1-3 treatments every 6 months, and you can book your next resurfacer here!
Benefits of chemical resurface treatments include:
Improved Texture: Chemical exfoliants help smooth out the skin's surface, reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
Even Skin Tone: Hyperpigmentation and sun damage can be diminished through chemical resurfacing, resulting in a more even complexion.
Stimulated Collagen Production: Certain chemical peels stimulate collagen synthesis, enhancing the skin's elasticity and firmness.
In the pursuit of youthful and radiant skin, a holistic approach to wrinkle reduction provides a viable alternative to Botox and other injectables. Monthly microneedling sessions, a peptide-based skincare routine, and chemical resurfacer treatments work synergistically to promote collagen production, reduce fine lines, and improve overall skin health. Embrace this holistic approach to achieve a more natural and sustainable solution for a youthful and vibrant complexion.
Your Skin Expert, Olya Thomson x