Cosmetic Dermatology FAQs

Cosmetic dermatology treatments could help improve your skin’s appearance by treating skin imperfections like wrinkles, scars, discoloration, and acne. Cosmetic dermatologists could likewise manage skin issues that might not necessarily cause harm, but could negatively impact or, in some cases, damage your appearance.

Here at Peters Dermatology Center in Bend, OR, Dr. Peters offers both cosmetic and medical dermatology treatments. Here are some FAQs you should know about them.

What Common Skin Imperfections Can Cosmetic Dermatology Treat?

There’s a multitude of skin imperfections that could make you feel self-conscious about your appearance. Fortunately, there are various non-invasive cosmetic dermatology treatments that could help manage these cosmetic issues. The most usual skin imperfections we treat here include the following:

  • Wrinkles and fine lines
  • Acne
  • Scars
  • Hyperpigmentation such as age spots and sun damage
  • Rosacea
  • Stretch marks
  • Eczema
  • Psoriasis

What Cosmetic Treatments Can Address Flaws in The Face?

In most cases, facial imperfections could be treated effectively with non-surgical cosmetic dermatology procedures such as IPL photofacials, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, and laser skin tightening and resurfacing. In general, multiple sessions are usually required to attain the desired results from these procedures.

Additionally, these treatments can likewise be used for addressing flaws in the body. They can help reduce the look of cellulite and stretch marks, and make your skin look toned, smoother, and tightened. All these procedures require little downtime, which makes them an excellent option for individuals who aren’t able to spend too much time out of work.

How Do You Treat Facial Lines and Wrinkles?

The most effective and most popular cosmetic treatment for minimizing the look of skin wrinkling, Botox injections remain the number one option for people worldwide. Botox can be utilized for smoothening the appearance of wrinkles on your forehead, around the eyes, as well as lines around the nose and mouth.

How Frequently Should I Undergo a Professional Skin Examination?

Essentially, the answer to this will significantly depend on your skin cancer risk factors. Generally, however, an annual skin exam is a vital component of a well-rounded preventive care plan. Those who have a family or personal history of cancer or have an elevated risk of developing skin cancer might have to undergo skin exams more often.

Call Us For More Questions or Details About Our Cosmetic and Medical Dermatology Services

Arrange a consultation with Dr. Peters here at Peters Dermatology Center in Bend, OR, by dialing (541) 323-7546.

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