If you’ve noticed changes in your skin over time, medical aesthetics offers a range of treatments that can help. In La Cañada Flintridge, California, Dr. Compton provides skin rejuvenation treatments to improve the look and feel of your skin. Book a consultation today by phone or online at his self-named practice, Richard Compton, DO, to learn more and find the proper treatment for your needs.
Skin rejuvenation is a term used to describe treatments that improve the look and feel of your skin. There are numerous options to choose from, each with a distinct set of pros and cons.
Chemical peels use a chemical solution to remove the outermost layers of dead skin to reveal a layer of fresh, healthy cells. There are different strengths to choose from, and options for all skin types.
This treatment uses a handheld device covered in sterile treatment needles to create tiny channels into the deeper layers of skin. Your body responds to those micro injuries with a swift healing response, creating new collagen cells that smooth and plump skin.
Intense pulsed light (IPL) treatments, also called photofacials, is a light-based therapy that treats pigmentation issues. It can also help with fine lines and wrinkles.
The most intense form of skin rejuvenation, laser skin resurfacing uses concentrated light energy to remove the outer layers of skin. This treatment yields outstanding results in just one visit.
During your consultation, Dr. Compton guides you toward the skin rejuvenation options best suited for your needs and goals.
Skin rejuvenation can address many different common skin conditions. Even better, many treatments can correct more than one issue with the same treatment.
Some of the issues that skin rejuvenation can improve include:
As compared to having multiple treatments to address more than one of these complaints, skin rejuvenation offers a good return on your investment.
When you come in for an initial consultation, Dr. Compton assesses your skin and discusses your treatment goals. He then guides you toward the treatment options that best align with your needs and goals.
You are encouraged to ask questions and express concerns as you explore treatment options. By the end of your visit, you’ll have all the details needed to make an informed decision about your treatment path.
Be sure to share the full details of all medications and supplements you’re taking, especially topical treatments like retinols. Some medications can have negative interactions with certain medical aesthetic treatments.
To schedule your visit, call the office to book an appointment today. Online booking is also available and can be completed in just a matter of moments.