Just For Men
Social media can place a high value on looking young and fit. Today, men of all ages are searching for non-invasive ways to achieve this look. Men’s goals include a rejuvenated face, a trimmer waistline and a chance to feel great about their appearance. At DC Derm Docs, we take the time to understand what men are looking for and help them set-up a smart and safe plan to reach their goal.
Problem: Lines and wrinkles caused by aging
Botox isn’t just for women anymore. In the past 10 years, the number of men receiving Botox has increased by a staggering 258 percent. Botox (also referred to as “Brotox”) is a non-surgical procedure that quickly and effectively fixes facial lines and wrinkles caused by age, stress, worry or environmental factors.
Problem: Loss of volume/sagging facial skin
At your consultation, the dermatologist team will determine your best course of treatment based on the options below
Restylane® and is a safe, natural cosmetic dermal filler. This injectable contains hyaluronic acid in the form of a crystal-clear gel, and injected into the skin to lift the lip, wrinkle or fold. Once in your skin, it creates volume, resulting in a healthy, youthful appearance, and are good for filling in the cheeks and lifting the jowl. The effect of this treatment can last for up to one year.
Solution: Juvéderm Plus and Ultra Plus
Juvéderm™ injections contain a hyaluronic acid gel that provides a smoother, more natural-looking appearance than some of the more rigid treatments, and is thought to last up to one year. The pliant gel cushions and hydrates skin, leaving it instantly smoother and refreshed. Juvéderm Plus and Ultra Plus effects are visible for up to one year.
As men age, they often find their cheeks have hollowed out, or their eyes have sunken inward. Sculptra™ is an agent that corrects signs of facial fat loss by injecting a safe, synthetic material deep into the skin. The body then builds collagen, causing your skin tissue to thicken and fill in facial depressions. Sculptra™ treatment results can last for 2-4 years.
Problem: Turkey neck/Jowls/Droopy eyelids
Sagging skin around your eyes, mouth, jaw line, neck abdomen, elbows, knee or upper arms can be tightened with Thermage™- the Non-Surgical Facelift. Thermage™ reverses the signs of aging and sagging skin in just one treatment through an FDA-approved device, known as Thermacool™. The radio frequency stimulates existing collagen, which promotes new growth. The result is tighter, smoother skin.
Problem: Excess fat
Unlike women, who usually carry excess weight in the hips and thighs, men tend to pack on the pounds in the belly region. SculpSure, can get rid of this excess fat, and give you the body you’ve always wanted. Sculpture is a safe, non-invasive laser heat treatment that will allow you to return to your daily activities immediately after a procedure. The 25 minute treatment is guaranteed to reduce up to 24% of fat.
Exilis is a non-invasive procedure that uses radio frequencies to melt away inches of unwanted fat, and tighten saggy skin without a painful procedure. It’s usually used on the face, love handles, abdomen or neckline.
Problem: Lines/wrinkles, acne scars, brown spots, freckles
Solution: Fraxel Re:Store® Dual
We are proud to be the first in the Washington D.C. area to offer the new Fraxel Re:Store® Dual Wavelength system. This technology combines two lasers that treat problems that can arise on the face, neck, chest, hands or arms. After a series of treatments, your skin will be softer, smoother and fresher.
Problem: Unwanted hair
Solution: Laser Hair Removal
Unwanted chest or back hair? Avoid the pain of waxing or irritated bumps from shaving. The Lumenis Lightsheer DUET is a high-speed hair removal laser that is a permanent solution to unwanted hair in just 5 sessions.
Isolaz™ is the only therapy in the world that combines a vacuum and painless laser to deep clean and purify your pores from the inside out. This treatment is quick, easy and pain-free. Not only does it clear acne, but it also evens out the pigment and discoloration from prior acne breakouts.
Problem: Misshapen nose
Solution: Nose Reshaping
Rhinoplasty is one of the most common cosmetic procedures among men, but many men do not want to go through a surgically invasive procedure that yields a long recovery time. At DC Derm Docs we offer Non-Surgical Nose Reshaping, perfect for men who are on the go.