Category Archives: PRP
What’s the Difference Between a Day Spa and a Medical Spa?
Who doesn’t love to treat themselves to a luxurious spa day every once in a while? It’s the perfect opportunity to relax in a peaceful environment for a few hours, while nourishing your skin and body with some indulgent treatments. However, there are some key differences between the traditional day spa and medical spa, and […]
4 of the Best Med Spa Treatments for Men
Although a relaxing afternoon at our medical spa may seem like a ladies-only activity, you might be surprised to know just how many men we welcome for a huge range of cosmetic procedures. Male skin needs just as much TLC as female skin, and many of our treatments can deliver just as impressive anti-aging effects […]
Wrinkles: What Causes Them and How Can We Fight Them?
Wrinkles. We hate them. They’re the telltale signs of our true age despite us always feeling young at heart. Although there are some key bad habits that we can avoid to keep our skin as wrinkle-free as possible (namely smoking and not drinking enough water!), wrinkles tend to be an inevitable fate for our skin. […]
What Is an Austin PRP Facelift?
The Austin PRP Facelift is a non-surgical cosmetic procedure which involves injecting a patient’s own blood to boost the anti-aging effects of hyaluronic acid (HA) based fillers. Essentially, it is a variation of PRP (platelet-rich plasma) aesthetic procedures, which involves using plasma from blood to stimulate the growth of stem cells like collagen which work […]
Can PRP Make Your Skin Resurfacing Treatment Even More Effective?
PRP (platelet rich plasma) can help improve joint problems, stimulate new hair growth, and minimize wrinkles – but did you know that it is also a brilliant addition to skin resurfacing treatments? Let’s take a look at the ways in which PRP can help make skin brighter, smoother and more beautiful. What is PRP? PRP […]
Why Are The Sun’s Rays More Harmful After Cosmetic Procedures?
We all know the importance of protecting our skin against the harmful effects of the sun; UVA and UVB rays can cause premature aging of the skin, unsightly wrinkles, sun spots and even skin cancer. However, what many people are unaware of is the increased risk of sun damage for those who have undergone a […]
The StemGlo™ Facelift
The StemGlo Facelift is a treatment that can utilize small portions of your own blood and help your body’s natural resources to refresh and tighten your face. During this process, platelet-rich plasma (PRP), which is your own blood plasma that has been enriched with additional platelets (also from your own blood), is injected into your […]