Proteins found in our skin provide it strength and elasticity as well as replace dead skin cells. This keeps our skin looking firm and healthy. These proteins are called Collagen and Elastin. As we age we have a decrease in the production of these proteins. With this decrease skin becomes fragile and allows the formation of fine lines and wrinkles to begin. A Micro-needling treatment at The Artistry of Face can increase the amount of collagen in your skin. This increase in collagen production createss younger looking skin by decreasing fine lines and tightening the skin in your face, neck and décolletage. Microneedling can be used in conjunction with skin cosmeceuticals to increase their absorption into the skin by 300%
A Micro-Needling treatment in Albany, NY Can reduce:
• Fine lines and wrinkles
• Scars caused by acne
• Pore size
What occurs during a Micro-needling at The Artistry of Face?
Micro-needling causes tiny “micro-injuries” to the skin. This creates channels directly into the skin which aid in the absorption of cosmeceuticals and stimulates your body’s own collagen production.
When can I expect to see results of the Micro-Needling treatment at The Artistry of Face?
In most cases a series of 3 to 6 micro-needling procedures is necessary to see most favorable results of this skin care treatment. You will see a noticeable change in skin with 2 to 3 weeks.
What are the possible side effects of a Micro-needling treatment?
Micro-needling can cause redness that looks similar to a sunburn. This redness usually returns to normal within a few hours. This is not a procedure in which you can immediately return to work or activities.
How do I know if a Micro-needling is the correct treatment for my skin type?
To learn more about how Micro-needling can rejuvenate your skin schedule a consultation at The Artistry of Face today!
For most people an accumulation of dead skin cells can cause skin to appear dull. Layers of sun damaged skin decrease the amount of cosmeceuticals penetrating deep into the skin where they have the best effect. Vellus hair, also commonly referred to as “peach fuzz” leads to uneven make up application and can keep skin care products from penetrating the skin completely. Dermaplining provides a non-invasive, gentle manual exfoliation of the skin while removing vellus facial hair. Having a Dermaplane treatment at The Artistry of Face prior to a chemical peel or hydrafacial will ensure optimal results due to the exfoliation of sun damaged first layers of skin. This will ensure a smoother and brighter complexion.
A Dermaplaning treatment in Albany NY can reduce the appearance of:
• Sun damage
• “Peach fuzz” vellus hair
When can I expect see results from the Dermaplaning treatment?
You will see results immediately. This is a procedure you can return to work or activities immediately after treatment.
Who should not have this procedure?
Anyone suffering from an active outbreak of acne should wait until the outbreak has subsided before having a treatment.
How do I know if Dermaplaning is right for me?
To learn more about how Dermaplaning can help brighten your skin schedule a consultation at The Artistry of Face in Albany, NY.
Everyday our skin creates new cells. These new healthy cells are found underneath layers of dead, sun damaged skin cells. Microdermabrasion at The Artistry of Face provides a non-invasive, chemical free, gentle exfoliation of the face, neck, décolletage and hands. Exfoliating damaged skin cells allows cosmeceuticals to penetrate into healthy skin faster. As the paddles glide across your skin they promote collagen stimulation and exfoliate dead skin cells revealing vibrant skin.
A Microdermabrasion treatment in Albany, NY can reduce the appearance of:
• Fine lines and wrinkles
• Acne scars
When can I expect to see results from Microdermabrasion treatment?
For the most favorable results, a series of 3 to 5 treatments is advised. The skin however will start to look healthier after your very first treatment.
What are the possible side effects that can occur with Microdermabrasion treatment?
The Skin can have redness which resembles a sunburn immediately after a treatment which can reside within 5 to 30 minutes. This is a procedure in which you could return to work or daily activities immediately after the treatment.
How do I know if a Microdermabrasion treatment in Northeast NY is right for me?
To learn more about Microdermabrasion schedule a consultation at The Artistry of Face!
Our skin creates new skin cells every day. These new healthy cells are found underneath layers of dead, sun damaged skin cells. Chemical peels provide a non-invasive, gentle exfoliation of the face, neck, décolletage and hands. Removing dead skin cells allows cosmeceuticals to get to healthy skin faster. Peels promote collagen, exfoliate dead skin cells leaving your own healthy skin to shine.
Chemical Peels at The Artistry of Face reduce the appearance of:
• Sun Damage
• Acne and Acne scars
• Uneven skin tone
• Fine lines
There are many different skin types and conditions. A peel needs to be customized with each treatment depending upon your skin’s condition. Peels can include Salicylic acid, glycolic acid, fruit acids or TCA. Peels can range from light, medium and deep depending upon the damage of skin.
When can I expect to see results from the Chemical Peel?
Results can be seen typically in 3 to 14 days. For the most favorable results a series of peels is recommended.
What are the possible side effects of a chemical peel?
Depending up on what type and strength of peel you choose, your skin can look like it has a sunburn, and you may experience flaking of the skin for up to 7 days.
How do I know if a Chemical Peel in Northeast NY is right for me?
To learn more about how you can have more vibrant skin schedule a consultation at The Artistry of Face today!
Rejuvenated, youthful looking skin often requires patients to follow a devoted skincare routine at home to enhance treatments done in the office. We offer a variety of medical-grade SkinCeuticals® products to keep your skin healthy and glowing! SkinCeuticals products are specifically designed with three core goals in mind: to repair damaged skin, restore a smooth and clear appearance, and protect the skin from future damage. With SkinCeuticals products, patients can achieve each of these three goals for long-lasting results and bright and radiant skin.
Retinols are formulated to treat fine lines and wrinkles and diminish the appearance of enlarged pores, age spots, discoloration, and acne. SkinCeuticals retinols can be used on most skin types during a nighttime skincare regimen.
Sunscreen is an essential daily skincare product, not only to prevent signs of sun damage like wrinkles and sunspots, but also to protect the health of your skin. SkinCeuticals sunscreens are designed with broad-spectrum and chemical-free UVA and UVB protection.
With antioxidants, you can protect your skin from free radicals that can damage the skin on a daily basis including pollution, UV rays, other environmental factors, and more. Since free radicals can cause signs of aging like brown spots and fine lines, antioxidants can encourage younger-looking, healthier skin.
We offer the following antioxidants in our office:
• C E Ferulic®
• Phloretin CF
• AOX+ Eye Gel
• Resveratrol B E