Have you ever wondered why babies who undergo fetal surgery heal without scars? The protective properties of the amniotic environment signal the fetal cells to behave in distinct ways that result in scarless healing. Recently, the ability to capture and isolate these signaling molecules became possible. This ushered in a new facet of regenerative capability.
This area of medicine does not stop at the fat-derived stem cells. PRP is a natural product created from your own body. A small amount of blood is drawn from you and placed in a sterile tube that is spun down in a centrifuge to separate the different components of the blood. Red and white blood cells are divided from the platelets and the plasma (the clear fluid). This plasma...
Of the hundred trillion cells that make up the human body, stem cells are the most important category. They are among the few cells in the body that are specialized and have the potential to become a particular cell type and replace worn and damage cells. A large number of stem cells exist in adipose or fat tissue. When stem cells are transplanted with fat in the different parts...
The word regeneration is derived from the Latin word regenerates which means ‘created again.’ The earliest known use as an adjective is from the fourteenth century. When injured or invaded by disease, our bodies have the innate response to heal and defend. What if it was possible to harness the power of the body to heal and then accelerate it in a clinically relevant way?
Microneedling is one of the industry’s most promising skincare innovations, thanks to its minimal invasiveness and impressive versatility. By harnessing your skin’s power to heal itself, microneedling encourages the growth of new collagen for improved tone and texture. Over time, lines, wrinkles, and even some types of scars can fade significantly. Microneedling at...
While we all want to maintain a youthful appearance, fine lines, wrinkles, and skin laxity develop and leave us feeling uncertain about our complexions but there is an option available to address these signs of aging: Vivace. This minimally invasive treatment combines microneedling and radiofrequency energy to tighten skin and improve its texture and tone.
Microchanneling is a procedure that uses a single use device to create micro-channels in the skin. Channeling with medical grade hyaluronic acid to infuse the epidermis, you’ll see an immediate suppleness we associate with a youthful complexion. Long term, these channels stimulate your own natural collagen that continually improves texture over time.
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