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Miracle Makeover

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A seminar which showcases some of the results from the facial rejuvenation procedures I did aboard the luxury cruise liner.

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Miracle Makeover

  1. 1. Santiago Hernandez, M.D. Medi-Spa Physician
  2. 2. <ul><li>Influencing Factors: </li></ul><ul><li>Genetics </li></ul><ul><li>Sun-exposure </li></ul><ul><li>Skin care </li></ul><ul><li>Aging process </li></ul>Line Wrinkle Fold
  3. 3. <ul><li>As we age… </li></ul><ul><li>Facial muscle movement causes the skin to crease </li></ul><ul><li>Over time, skin loses elasticity resulting in the appearance of lines and wrinkles </li></ul><ul><li>Our face loses vital soft tissue and fat creating the appearance of lines or folds when muscles are at rest </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><ul><li>Horizontal Forehead Lines </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Frown” Lines: Furrows or lines between the brows </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Crow’s Feet”: Lines that radiate from the corners of the eyes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Smile” Lines: Area from nose to the corner of the mouth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Marionette” Lines: Area from corner of the mouth to the chin </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lip Lines: Fill in the small lines of the lip border </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lips: Enhance uneven/small lips </li></ul></ul>
  5. 6. BOTOX ® Cosmetic minimizes the appearance of facial lines or wrinkles by relaxing the muscles that cause wrinkles. Restylane ® and Perlane ® are dermal fillers that restore lost volume and fill in facial folds. The Medi-Spa offers the following safe, non-surgical medical treatments to reduce the visible signs of aging.
  6. 7. <ul><li>BOTOX ® Cosmetic is a purified protein that relaxes muscles by blocking nerve impulses </li></ul><ul><li>With a few tiny injections, BOTOX ® Cosmetic blocks the release of acetylcholine, the chemical that causes muscles to contract </li></ul><ul><li>With less movement, the skin surface gradually smoothes out and the lines begin to fade </li></ul><ul><li>Results can be seen within a few days and can last 3 to 4 months </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How long the aesthetic correction lasts is very individual </li></ul></ul>
  7. 8. Unretouched clinical photos taken at maximum frown before treatment with BOTOX ® Cosmetic and taken at maximum frown after treatment with BOTOX ® Cosmetic at day 14. Before (maximum frown) After (maximum frown)
  8. 10. <ul><li>Restylane ® and Perlane ® are cosmetic dermal fillers that replace volume and to smooth away wrinkles and folds </li></ul><ul><ul><li>In the human body, natural hyaluronic acid provides volume and fullness to the skin by binding to water </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Restylane ® and Perlane ® are made of hyaluronic acid which naturally provides volume and fullness and lasts longer than the body’s hyaluronic acid </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The effects of Restylane ® and Perlane ® are immediate </li></ul><ul><li>Studies have shown that Restylane ® lasts about 6 months ; Perlane ® lasts at least 6 months in a majority of patients </li></ul><ul><ul><li>How long the aesthetic correction lasts is very individual </li></ul></ul>
  9. 13. <ul><li>A simple, 15 minute procedure consisting of a few tiny injections </li></ul><ul><li>No anesthesia is required </li></ul><ul><li>Minimal and brief discomfort </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A topical anesthetic and/or ice is used </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>before and after the treatment to </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>reduce swelling </li></ul></ul><ul><li>What are some of the side effects? </li></ul><ul><li>After treatment with Restylane ® or Perlane ® , individuals might have some swelling, redness, pain, and bruising at the injection site. This will resolve in less than 7 days. </li></ul>
  10. 14. BEFORE AFTER NASOLABIAL FOLDS Individual results may vary. BEFORE AFTER
  11. 18. <ul><li>BEFORE </li></ul><ul><li>AFTER </li></ul>
  12. 19. <ul><li>PERIORAL AREA - BEFORE </li></ul><ul><li>PERIORAL AREA - AFTER </li></ul>
  13. 24. <ul><li>BEFORE </li></ul><ul><li>AFTER </li></ul>

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