Hand aging is primarily a factor of fat loss in the skin structure according to If you compare a young person's hands with an older person's both in touch and appearance, it is apparent that this natural fat layer makes a very obvious difference. A simple and immediate nonsurgical method of restoring the lost volume in hands is by the use of the filler Radiesse or Juvederm or Sculptra.
The first thing I always suggest to patients about their hands is to use a titaniun/zinc sunblocker every day in the morning and afternoon indoors and outdoors because the sun penetrates through your windows in your office or home. Patients concentrate too much on their face and have nice facial skin but old looking hands.
In my opinion, choosing the right filler is based on each individual situation between dermatologist and patient. Radiesse and Juvederm work well, but if you want longevity, sculptra would be the best.
Radiesse and Juvederm Injections to Back of Hands Patient results may vary Fat loss in the hands is a natural occurrence with aging. Radiesse is a highly malleable product and when injected into the dorsum of the hand, is easily massaged into the entire area to feel and look completely natural.
A large amount of the Radiesse mixture is then injected into the back of the hand. Radiesse has a longevity of up to 2 years and Juvederm has a longevity up to 1 year but both have potentially longer longevity as there is usually less wear and tear to that part of the hand.
For crepey skin Thermage for Hands to tighten collagen is also an option. IPL for Hands Palomar Medical Individual results are not very good.
Chemical Peels is a useful tool in hand rejuvenation as it both removes pigmentation and resurfaces the rough skin texture and your hands take on a firmer and younger appearance.
Hand Rejuvenation Treatments in New York, NY are performed by Board Certified Dermatologist Dr. Gary with a New York City office in Manhattan, New York providing expert skin care, dermatology, and cosmetic dermatology services. A Park Avenue practice with an international reputation in general, cosmetic, and surgical dermatology.
Dr Gary sees every patient himself and believes in personalized care. The Doctor does not employ any physician assistants, nurse practitioners, or other physician substitutes to do his treatment. He sees every patient himself at every visit.
A significant percentage of my Dermatology Conditions are diagnosed on listening to medical history of the patient alone, a further percentage on examination and the remainder on further investigation and my patients teach me the rest. It is clear to me that history and examination skills remain at the very core of my dermatology practice. Older Dermatologists like myself rely on history and physical to a greater degree than the younger dermatologists. I think that the pendulum has swung too far towards all these cosmetic procedures where the younger dermatologists are just doing cosmetic procedures and not listening to their patients. This is an important point because if the Dermatologist does not spend enough time with the patient the cosmetic procedures will not work.
It is vital to undergo a full pre assessment to ensure that your skin type is fully assessed and to be accurate about your medical history. This particular procedure might not be the right treatment for you. It is crucial that the Doctor does a full History and Physical Examination and listens to your concerns. It very important to understand the individual needs of each patient because one procedure could work on one patient and then not another.
Each patient’s condition is carefully evaluated and the best treatment(s) are chosen to ensure an optimal outcome. Treatments are performed by Dr. Gary who has extensive cosmetic dermatology experience and training. This allows the Doctor to offer top-quality services in every area of the cosmetic dermatology field, while ensuring patients safety and satisfaction
Dr. Rothfeld, recognized by the by the entertainment industry of America as one of the best dermatologists in Manhattan, has organized a comprehensive skin care center offering personalized state of the art services including medical,pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology.
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Dr. Gary Rothfeld is recognized as one of the best Dermatologist in New York, NY, Manhattan, NYC, New York City and the nation by the entertainment industry in the United States of America. At New York Dermatology headed by board certified Dermatologist Dr. Rothfeld, sees patients 7 days a week including Saturday and Sunday.
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