Best Skin Treatments For Aging Skin
Skin Treatments for Wrinkles and Saggy Skin
Learn about the 5 best skin treatments for aging skin and how to improve sagging skin
Ageing skin can make you feel unattractive and self-conscious, and these negative feelings can impact every area of your life. If you've been on the hunt for surgical procedures, wait for a moment, and let me share the five best skin treatments to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and saggy skin to boost collagen and help you look younger as an alternative the cosmetic injectables.
In this article, I will discuss the best non-surgical treatment for wrinkles and saggy skin, and I'll introduce you to some pro-ageing combination skin treatments that could give you the results you've been searching for, including skin micro-needling, skin peels, mesotherapy, HIFU facelifts, and LED light therapy
I'm Jen Adams as a functional nutritionist and aesthetics skin therapist, similar to a professional dermatologist but more therapist than a doctor. I have ten years of clinical experience in nutrition advice and skin aesthetics treatments.
I want to share with you what I have discovered over the years about ageing skin so you can learn how to enhance your nutrition and skin health to boost what you naturally have to glow every day.
My skin health approach is to educate you to have the confidence when investing in your skincare and professional aesthetic treatments that are right for your skin health, not just your type of skin or the latest fad!
What is the best treatment for aging skin?
After years of clinical experience working with clients in the Skin Health Clinic, when they request treatment on a focused area or a specific wrinkle, this type of questioning has come from filler or botox injectables world of aesthetics treatment.
The best anti-ageing treatments are the ones that do NOT solve one problem; the best anti-ageing or pro-ageing skin treatments are when they address all of your appearances concerns and improve your overall skin in one treatment.
Anti-ageing skin treatments can be layered or combined with other treatments in one session to tackle several skin issues simultaneously. Why only treat your forehead when your jawline is starting to sag too.
Combination skin treatments refer to the application of two or more skin treatments in one session to tackle several skin issues simultaneously. They are specially layered: the deepest collagen induction followed by other targeted therapies.
Apart from treating all of your skin concerns in one treatment, there are other benefits to combination skin treatments;-
Save Time - Preparing and completing a single skin treatment several times takes much longer than doing it simultaneously. Getting all of your necessary treatments in one go saves you quite a bit of time and repetitive trips to the clinic.
Save money - Since combination skin treatments are applied all in one visit, this reduces travel costs, and therapist time, as you won't have several clinic visit charges.
Next I'll delve more deeply into these treatments and the advantages of combining these treatments.
How to improve ageing skin?
To improve your skin appearance, it's crucial to focus on both the outer layer of skin and the health of your skin cells beneath the surface.
That's what these five best skin treatments do. However, you can enjoy these individually for the ultimate best anti-ageing skin treatment; or you can combine them all in one session. Here is a demonstration of how this is done..
No. 1 High-Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) Face lift
The HIFU Face Lift is the first best anti-ageing skin treatment. It is a non-surgical facelift that helps to improve the skin's texture and make you look younger. Unlike a surgical facelift, HIFU is non-invasive, requiring no incisions at all, and it has a lower upfront cost than surgical facelifts. While HIFU facelift treatments can give you instant results, it could take several treatments to see results in some cases.
How HIFU Face Lifts Work
What's interesting about this skin treatment is that it incorporates the use of focused ultrasound energy. The ultrasound technology heats the skin cells to the point that they are damaged, and the body attempts to repair them by increasing the amount of collagen produced.
Your skincare expert will apply ultrasound gel to your face and then administer the treatment by placing the HIFU handpiece across your face in the direction it should be lifted.
Benefits of HIFU Face Lifts
Many people are turning to HIFU facelifts to naturally turn back the clock, and here are several reasons why:
It provides a visible improvement in your face within six months and lasts for further 12-18 months.
The vast majority of people who get this treatment see an improvement in their skin.
The only risks associated with this procedure are swelling and redness at the treatment site.
It costs a small fraction of what a surgical facelift might cost.
No.2 Skin Facial Peel
After the HIFU treatment, to cleane the skin next the facial skin peel. The purpose of the skin peel is to remove the uppermost layers of skin to reveal new, more youthful skin underneath.
We apply a pre-peel solution and then the peeling solution, which will slough off dead skin cells to get the process started. After which, a post-peel solution will be applied to finish off the process.
It's important to know that skin peels alone will not remedy all of your skin issues. They are great as a part of multi-step skin treatment, but you shouldn't expect drastic results with a skin peel only.
Skin peels are the foundation to balancing skin pH and hydration levels; a light skin peel helps to reduce the fine lines and wrinkles, dark spots and sun-damaged skin. They are often called chemical peel as they contain acid but don't be alarmed they work well on all skin types and encourage the absorption of hyaluronic acid, which is applied either at home or in skin treatments.
Benefits of Skin Peels for Aging Skin
Skin peels are some of the most helpful skin treatments, providing the following benefits:
- Treatment for active acne and acne spots.
- Fading the appearance of scars
- Reducing the signs of aging, like age spots and freckles.
- Softening the skin and making it more supple.
- Smoothing wrinkles and fine lines.
No. 3 Microneedling for Sagging skin
Skin microneedling is a derma roller or pen treatment designed to increase the production of collagen in the skin. The procedure is regarded as safe and is a great way to improve your skin's appearance through internal rejuvenation.
How Microneedling Works
The procedure involves pricking areas of your skin with tiny needles to initiate healing and collagen production. While the procedure does involve the use of tiny needles, it is minimally invasive and easily tolerated by most patients. We apply a specialized serum to nourish the skin and maximize the effects of the treatment.
Benefits of Microneedling
Microneedling has many benefits, including:
- Increased skin smoothness, firmness, and brightness.
- Less invasive than other skin treatments.
- Quick procedure with no downtime.
- Combats acne scarring.
No 4. Mesotherapy for Face
Mesotherapy is the next option in the combination of treatments. It is a relatively new skin treatment that involves injecting the skin with a solution of beneficial enzymes, vitamins, and other skin-loving ingredients. Skin experts use this procedure to restore youthfulness to your face and increase collagen production.
How Mesotherapy Works
In mesotherapy, a professional injects the solution into your problem areas with wrinkles, low volume, sagging, or excess fat. The solution used is formulated specifically for your unique skin issues. The amount, location, and depth of the injection will depend on the desired result and is up to the professional's discretion.
Unlike some other treatments, this one may come with a bit of pain. However, it'll be nothing more than a small pinch when the needle penetrates your skin. For most people, the pain is tolerated.
Dermatological professionals use mesotherapy to correct a myriad of skin issues, including but not limited to:
- Making wrinkles and fine lines less noticeable.
- Reducing the appearance of cellulite.
- Improving hyperpigmentation through skin brightening.
- It helps to reduce brown spots
Benefits of Mesotherapy
There are tons of benefits associated with mesotherapy, including:
- The treatment has various uses, from sculpting and wrinkle fading to body sculpting and skin tightening.
- The results of mesotherapy are instantaneous in most cases, allowing you to see changes right away.
- The procedure can be done in less than a half-hour, depending on your desired results.
- It's a non-invasive therapy that requires no downtime.
No. 5 LED Light Therapy
To complete all anti-aging skin treatments with LED Light Therapy. This treatment utilizes various wavelengths to help take years off your face. You don't have to worry about radiation, as LED light therapy has nothing to do with UV rays. Different wavelengths are believed to have various effects on the skin: blue is used to treat acne, while red is used to improve ageing skin by promoting collagen production.
After applying a hydrating skin mask to your face, the facial will conclude with LED light. Placed over the face, the treatment takes anywhere from 10 minutes to a half-hour to penetrate into the skin and stimulate the inflammatory response and create collagen.
Benefits of LED Light Therapy
LED light therapy is gaining popularity all over the world because of its benefits, including:
- The treatment is affordable on most budgets.
- It helps to slow the skin aging process by reducing the appearance of age spots and wrinkles.
- It doesn't require any downtime.
In summary; By the end of any of these best five anti-ageing treatments or if you have them all at one session, you'll see a marked difference in the look of your skin. However, it may take several treatments to get the full results:
- increased hydration
- reduction in fine lines
- increased brightness
- less saggy skin
- improved neck crepiness
- a lifted look around the jawline
To conclude: The five best anti-ageing skin treatments focus on all of your skin concerns in one treatment instead of looking to solve one issue.
Individually, HIFU, Skin peels, Microneedling, mesotherapy and LED Skin facial treatments can treat all of your skin goals in one session. But the most cost and time-effective way to address aging skin concerns such as wrinkles and sagging skin are to layer some or all of the five best anti-ageing skin treatments into one session.
If you want to see how we do these treatments in one session - step by step, watch this in-depth instructional video.
Now you know a ton of helpful information about the five best skin treatments, most notably how they work and what they can do for your skin health. If you're ready, you can learn more about the simplicity of my three-step skincare home routine or more details about in-clinic advanced skin aesthetics to tighten, tone and lift your sagging skin feel free to learn more from the Skin Health Expert - YouTube Channel.