BOTOX and DYSPORT are used to relax muscles that cause dynamic wrinkling. Simultaneously, soft tissue injectable fillers such as Selphyl, Restylane, Juvederm, Radiesse, Artefill, and Sculptra smooth lines and wrinkles and raise sunken areas.
Ulthera ultrasound treatments and Accent radiofrequency are used to tighten loose or sagging skin; photo facials and laser treatments to restore sun-damaged skin; chemical peels to reduce blemishes, irregular pigmentation, and surface abnormalities; laser hair removes all unwanted hair; and laser treatments improve wrinkles, acne, acne scarring, facial and leg veins.
Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA, is the trusted beauty authority and is a VIP member of the Liquid Face Lift Association. Integrative Dermatology is the ArteFill Center of Excellence because Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA, has so much experience and expertise injecting with precision and beauty to give remarkable yet natural results.
Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA, is a VIP member of the prestigious national Liquid FaceLift Association. Some of the products that Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA uses in the liquid facelift are BOTOX, DYSPORT, Restylane, Juvederm, Selphyl, ArteFill, Radiesse, and Sculptra.
This radiofrequency procedure tightens skin and reduces the appearance of cellulite. It’s like a hot stone massage; the heat causes the collagen fibrils to contract, and it also induces new collagen formation. There is no downtime associated with this treatment, which can be done weekly to maximize results. Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA uses it in combination with other modalities to obtain the best results possible.
As we age, the natural collagen and elastin fibers supporting our skin break down, creating wrinkles. The ArteFill microspheres replace these aging fibers and induce the body to produce new collagen around the spheres to provide permanent support and volume to the skin, making ArteFill outlast virtually any other wrinkle filler. Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA has vast experience using this enduring filler, creating lasting, beautiful, and natural “age-reversal.”
BOTOX Cosmetic is commonly used to reduce or eliminate the appearance of facial wrinkles caused by muscle movement. It is injected into the areas around the eyes to reduce crow’s feet, between the eyebrows to prevent that “worried” look, in the forehead and around the mouth to diminish lines, and in the neck to reduce lines redefine the jawline. Made from a purified protein, BOTOX injections block nerve impulses, weakening muscles to relax wrinkles and face a rejuvenated look. It is also used to treat migraine headaches, excessive sweating, and eye and neck muscle spasms.
Irregular pigmentation, fine lines, and acne are conditions treated with chemical peels. The strength of the peel is determined by the problem and type of skin being treated. This treatment can be done on the face, neck, chest, back, arms, and legs. Care of the skin after the peel is enhanced by products Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA, has in her office.
This is also a purified protein used to relax muscle movements that cause dynamic wrinkling. Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA, can help you decide whether Botox or Dysport is more appropriate for your treatment.
This acne treatment consists of deep pore purification combined with light to decrease acne lesions and prevent new ones from occurring. Most patients notice at least an 80% improvement from four weekly treatments. The treatment is very well tolerated, and package specials are available. Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA, combines this with other treatments to achieve excellent results with her acne patients.
This revolutionary microdermabrasion system uses water and jet propulsion technology to whisk away dead skin cells and blemishes. No more dust or particles – instead, just relax and enjoy this unique method of improving the texture and appearance of your skin. Different solutions are infused into the skin after it is cleared, so each treatment is individualized according to your skin needs.
Perlane is made by the makers of Restylane and is also a hyaluronic acid product. It is a bit more robust, lasts a bit longer, and is a bit more expensive than Restylane. This product can be used to enhance volume loss in the cheeks and chin especially. When injected by Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA, this product usually lasts 8-10 months.
This fractionated erbium laser treatment is used for fine lines and wrinkles to minimize pores, reduce stretch marks, and treat active acne and acne scars. Because it leaves a ring of normal untreated skin around each lasered spot, the skin heals quickly, usually in 36-48 hours. There is minimal discomfort, and make-up can be applied after two days. The controlled wounding of the skin generates new collagen formation, so results improve as time goes on. Treatments can be done as soon as every two weeks, but waiting longer between treatments is fine as well. Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA combines this procedure with the collagen gel, which is available only at Integrative Dermatology.
This is a totally natural process used in the “Vampire FaceLift” to build soft tissue and improve the skin’s texture. Blood is drawn from the vein. Then it is spun down to isolate the platelet enriched plasma, which is injected skillfully into the skin. Growth factors released from the platelets induce new collagen formation, so this is a gradual process. There is no chance of allergic reactions, and the treatment is virtually painless, with minimal bruising, if any. Before this procedure, patients should avoid platelet inhibitors such as aspirin, NSAIDs, alcohol, and Plavix.
This exciting new ultrasound treatment lifts and tightens skin. There is no downtime since the surface of the skin is unaffected. Results improve over time, with only one treatment.
Integrative Dermatology uses several methods to erase veins and blood vessels, depending on how deep they are located in your skin, what type of skin you have, and your lifestyle. Because Dr. Skellchock, MD, FAAD, PA address every factor determining a successful treatment, our patients enjoy long-lasting results. Sclerotherapy, lasers, and photorejuvenation are used in combination and individualized according to your exact needs.