Many people automatically think of cosmetic procedures as being strictly for women. However, that’s not the case at all. Many men seek cosmetic treatments as a way to improve on areas of their body they believe need improvement. Also, just like women, men may want to opt for a non-surgical cosmetic procedure instead of one that’s invasive and requires surgery.
Certain nonsurgical cosmetic procedures are extremely popular for men. You might want to learn about those that are ranked as the top five.
Men can have issues with their skin just like women and opt to have those concerns addressed. Chemical peels can treat an array of skin problems such as wrinkles, sundamage and scarring, The procedure is often sought by men in their 40s and 50s, in particular, and is considered a very popular non-invasive procedure to improve the skin. A newer no downtime peel has become a favorite for both men and women alike. No downtime or burning sensation. This is a fabulous treatment to get tighter skin, reduce fine lines and wrinkles so they can have younger, fresher-looking skin! Chemical peels can even help with getting a closer shave.
BOTOX® Injections & Dermal Fillers
Men have wrinkles too. Botox can reduce wrinkles in the forehead, crows feet area and in-between your eyebrows (the infamous “11’s). By freezing the muscle in those areas, your wrinkles will not be as pronounced when smiling and making facial expressions. It’s a non-invasive, non-surgical cosmetic procedure that is quick and easy. Results are seen in 4-7 days. Restore your confidence and look younger in just a week! Over 3 million BOTOX® injections are done throughout the country each year. It’s safe and effective for improving the appearance of the facial skin by smoothing eliminating wrinkles and fine lines.
Dermal fillers work to address focused area of the skin that as lost volume or has a deeper crease. For men, the nasal fold area is a favorite for filling in those deep crevices. However, fillers can address more intense issues such as drooping, jowls, and weak jawlines. If a man has an issue with his jawline appearing too weak and un-masculine, dermal fillers can correct the problem.
There are a variety of dermal fillers available to address the specific needs of the patient. Those made up of hyaluronic acids like Juvéderm® and Restylane® can improve the face by smoothing out deep lines, wrinkles, and scars. Others are better at addressing the problem of smaller, finer facial lines.
Overall, dermal fillers can provide results that last approximately 9 to 12 months depending on the areas treated.
Laser Hair Removal
Why shave when you can laser it off? Men often seek laser hair removal as a way to eliminate excess body hair in areas such as face, neck, chest or back. Best of all, laser hair removal eliminates razor burn and that 5 o’clock shadow. No matter what hair you want removed, you can discuss your options with the doctor to determine what’s best for you based on your skin type.
Non-Surgical Fat Reduction
Men are often plagued by excess fat that they’re unable to eliminate through dieting and exercise. In most cases, men’s problem areas are in the abdomen and flanks. While liposuction and tummy tucks are good at reducing those areas it does come with some down time. Now it’s possible to eliminate excess fat through nonsurgical methods. UltraShape is one of those options and uses ultrasound energy waves to kill fat cells under the skin’s surface. There is no downtime or pain. Simply less fat!
Individuals who aren’t prime candidates for invasive surgical procedures like liposuction or tummy tucks can get this nonsurgical fat reduction treatment.
Hair Loss Rejuvenation
According to AmericanHairLoss.org, by the age of thirty-five two-thirds of American men will experience some degree of hair loss, and by the age of fifty approximately 85% of men have significantly thinning hair.
A new method of hair stimulation is microneedling. This treatment creates channels in the scalp. Then a topical serum solution created by doctors and scientists is applied to the area. A series of 4-6 sessions is recommend.
Schedule a Consultation
If you’re in the Boston Massachusetts area and are interested in a non-surgical cosmetic procedures, contact Cosmetic Laser Solutions MedSpa to schedule a consultation today.