The growing awareness of non-invasive beauty procedures at affordable prices has fuelled the trend among aesthetically conscious people in recent years across all major cities and towns. Sculpturing, toning and smoothening, laser aesthetic devices can beautify us in more innovative ways. With the advancements in lasers operating at more wavelengths, configurations and options than ever, the number and range of treatments continue to expand.
Most of us will admit to wanting to look better, younger and fitter, but going under the knife can seem a bit drastic. The laser aesthetic market offers non-invasive and cheaper ways to erase some of our less attractive features and the business is growing.
The aesthetic devices market is worth $500 million and is continuously expanding and will double in size in the coming years. A number of new age cosmetic treatments are available today to help you get truly younger looking skin and permanent hair reduction, all without surgery. Technology has improved tremendously and the new non-invasive cosmetic procedures provide quick results and have reduced the risk for any serious complications.
Here are some of the most popular ones.
- Reduce Age Spots
Age spot reduction is easier than ever with laser IPL machines. The machine works on a principle of generating non-coherent intense pulses of light to effectively remove the age spots. The cosmetic treatment with IPL machine is known as IPL Photofacial and is a non-invasive cosmetic treatment designed to stimulate and encourage healing and regeneration of the skin. This treatment is designed to improve the skin texture and colour through safe light energy and is mainly used to combat pigmentation, uneven skin tone, freckles, melasma, age spots, visible veins, acne and acne spots and other such conditions. However, approximately 3-5 treatment sessions about 1 month apart are necessary to achieve desired results. Visible signs of difference can be seen from the first treatment session. The cost of the treatment varies as it depends on the condition to be treated and how many treatment sessions required. Both women and men can benefit from this and can be used on any part of the body, be it hands, face, back, chest, except the areas near the eyes due to safety reasons.
- Reduce Sagging or Damaged Skin
Skin tightening with ultrasound is another great non-invasive treatment to help your skin get back into shape. It tightens the loose skin on your face, arms, neck, hands, knees, abdomen and upper thighs. The effect is immediate and it can last for up to six months. People who have recently gone through a dramatic weight loss or have given birth are the right candidates for this treatment. It requires no downtime and it is so effective, it can get you in your top shape within just two treatments.
- Treat Wrinkles or More Severe Skin Trauma
If you are struggling with your skin appearance, from scarring, wrinkles or heavy pigmentation, then RF treatment is for you. It is a revolutionary treatment that works by radio frequency. It works by rejuvenating the skin surface, whilst simultaneously penetrating the skin’s deeper layers. A non-surgical procedure, RF-Needling stimulates the skin’s natural healing process and generates new skin cells. You can have the treatment that is best for you with a one-on-one consultation that is meant to determine how the treatment should be designed based on your skin features.
- Smooth Hairless Skin
Hairless smooth skin is what all women yearn for and what’s good than a treatment process that provides permanent results. Yes, a laser technology works very well in permanent reduction of hair and that is IPL laser hair removal technique. It works extremely well in any area of the body, it is painless, non-invasive and offers a permanent solution to remove unwanted hair from any part of the body. Both men and women can use this treatment method to reduce unwanted body hair. During the procedure, a broad spectrum of light is bombarded into the skin which targets the melanin in the treatment area and removes the unwanted hair gently. However, a number of treatment sessions are required to permanently reduce hair growth because the hair grows in different cycles. The number of treatment sessions required also depends on the type and thickness and which area is to be treated.
- Minimise Wrinkles
As we age, we never thought how expressions can have any impact on our faces, such as smiling and frowning, leave their mark. The closer we get to our thirties, the deeper the lines seem and the older they make us feel. LED light machines are used for the process where the light deactivates certain enzymes that reduce the production of collagen, rejuvenating the skin and minimizing the appearance of wrinkles. The treatment is painless and takes 10-20 minutes per session, depending on the area you want to cover. However, prominent results occur in about eight weeks, after conducting the treatments five times a week.
These are the few non-invasive beauty procedures. However, when considering these treatments, you need an experienced aesthetician and do discuss how the treatment will work for you.