We have made a glossary (referral source) for Face and Body Procedures for our patients to utilize when you come across a word where you may not know the definition. There’re many resources available on our site such as our educational before and after pictures and video. If you have any question don’t hesitate to call 724 987 3221.
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Appetite Suppression: the treatment of using conventional and nonconventional processes to help promote a healthier appetite.
Body Sculpting: a cosmetic alternative to liposuction body sculpting uses technology such as Coolsculpting to freeze subcutaneous fat by pulling it away from the body, isolating it and cooling down to freeze it away.
Carboxytherapy: the process of injecting carbon dioxide into the skin for cosmetic reasons.
Dermarolling: a procedure that uses mini needlings to improve skin tone and texture similar to microneedling.
Endermologie: an FDA approved treatment for the improving the appearance of cellulite with the complement of other benefits such a circulation.
Eyebrow tattoo: a cosmetic procedure that should be performed by a cosmetic makeup artist for the purpose for creating or enhancing natural eyebrows.
HydraFacial: the procedure of treating the skin by combining hydration, exfoliating, cleansing, antioxidant and other skin cleaning techniques for the purpose for a clearer brighter skin tone.
Lash Extensions: an alternative for thin, fine and short natural eyelashes.
Lymphatic Drainage Cupping: the process of using suction to the muscle bringing blood flow to the surface prompting the lymphatic entryway to open promoting drainage for toxins and fluids.
Microblading: the technique of adding pigment under the skin usually to simulate hair performed by a cosmetic makeup tattoo artist
Micro needling: a procedure for facial blemishes, pores, fine lines and scars to help improve skin complexion by using needles for stimulating the body’s natural healing process.
Natural skin care recipes: a skin care product using only ingredients found in nature.
Scalp Micro or Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP): a procedure utilizing specialized technicians and techniques to perform a injection of permanent pigment into the scalp for a fuller thicker appearance of hair.
Skin bleaching or lightening: a treatment to cosmetically lighten darker skin areas of the skin for a more even tone.
Skincare systems and creams: The combination of skincare products to promote maximum effect of those products.
Skin care routine: the process of using good skin care products such as skinmedica or clarity in a daily routine to promote a healthier skin appearance.
Stop Smoking Laser: a treatment using traditional acupuncture and the laser technology light therapy that promotes a nonsmoker lifestyle.
Ultherapy Skin Tightening: a procedure to tighten areas of the chin, chest, neck and face by smoothing out wrinkles and fine lines.
Ultrasonic Cavitation: ultrasound frequency a non-invasive procedure for the purpose for removing fat from an area.
Vampire Facial or Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP): a treatment consisting of combinating microneedling and the process of separating adding the patients blood (plasma) fluid to the treatment process.