As we age our skin becomes susceptible to sagging and wrinkles. Some of the causes include exposure to sun or impact of the years of facial muscles movement, such as squinting, smiling, chewing, etc. The good news is, there are the innovative cosmetic procedures, that can ease tissue breakdown of the skin and the process of aging, helping sustain one’s youth.
As your skin heals, the goal is to form “good” scar tissue to replace the “bad” scar tissue.
The characteristics of your damaged or blemished skin and time allowance for the recovery, determine what specific method is best for particular candidate. Each case is carefully reviewed by our medical professionals at the State of the Art Plastic Surgery, before offering an individual recommendation to the patient.
State of the Art Plastic Surgery center provides post-operatory massages that directly stimulate the lymphatic system. This rhythmical circular massage encourages the lymphatic system to eliminate bacteria, excess fluids and metabolic waste.
Lymphatic drainage massage goes deeper than Swedish and traditional Deep Tissue methods of message.
In regards to after surgery recovery and the use of Lymphatic drainage massages, in general it is best to wait an average of 4 weeks or until Dr. Karim Benítez-Marchand recommends a Lymph drainage massage. Having your lymph drainage massage, will aid in the regeneration of your tissues and it will reduce scarring and any other surgery related bruising or swelling. Clearing the blockages in your lymph system, will firm and tone your skin and add to the improvement of your health.
State of the Art Plastic Surgery Center and Skin Medica® share in the same philosophy: that everyone deserves to have naturally radiant beautiful skin.
We have a partnership with Skin Medica® and its complete aesthetic product line, that is based on the science of the skin’s own healing abilities. As a company they have dedicated years of research to the formulation of advanced skin care products that rejuvenate skin, resulting in healthier skin. There is no other line that can claim the results backed by science as Skin Medica®
Their scientifically proven recovery compounds include essential ingredients like: Vitamin C, Vitamin E and Retinol.
Skin Medica’s® formulations also include TNS®, their patented blend of growth factors, soluble collagen, antioxidants and matrix proteins. These products reduce fine lines, reduce age spots and discoloration of skin and its texture.
One of their newest products Lytera® delivers evening-out skin tones like no other product and is available at the State of the Art Plastic Surgery Center.
The Scar Recovery Gel with Centelline™ is proven to improve post-procedure skin recovery in 80% of patients.