The extremely common skin condition known as Acne occurs when the hair follicles get clogged with dead skin and oil. The appearance of pimples, blackheads & whiteheads are then noticeable. There are many different forms of acne, which can be identified and addressed by our experience Allure skin & Laser aesthetician. A consultation either virtual or in person is recommended to develop a treatment plan that will give you clear skin.
Acne is one of the most common causes of facial scarring. Acne scarring can happen to anyone. Teenagers are most susceptible to acne due to hormonal changes, genetics and hygiene habits. After repeated breakouts, the skin works to heal itself, but sometimes this natural repair process causes noticeable texture, color and smoothness issues.
The skin around the eyes is one of the first areas of the face to develop fine lines, divots and creases. These lines around the eyes are most commonly referred to as, wrinkles, laugh lines, expression lines, character lines, and crow’s feet. Unfortunately, the aging process cannot be avoided but there are treatments and products to significantly slow down the process.
A double chin can appear for several reasons, typically due to weight gain, skin laxity, genetics, or normal aging. Depending on our genetics, face shape, and the way you carry fat, you may not be completely immune to developing a double chin. There are many ways to treat a double chin and restore balance to the face.
A loss of volume in the face can cause a young, full face appear older, thin & hallow. The process of losing facial volume is gradual and is due to the natural aging process, weight loss, UV exposure, smoking, medical conditions. When the cheeks lose their volume, it creates the illusion of “hollow cheeks.” If your cheeks appear flatter and don’t have the fullness you are used to, dermal fillers are a great option for adding volume.
Sun spots are called a variety of different names, ranging from liver spots, dark spot, or sun spots. Sun spots often appear on the face, hands, or other parts of the body that get the most UVA/UVB exposure, age spots vary in size, shape, and color. Even if your sun spots don’t bother you, we recommend a quick consultation with our licensed aesthetician to learn more about preventative methods.
Eyelashes, like everything else, goes through changes as we age. Age, poor makeup habits, medical conditions, genetics, and stress are just a few reasons eyelashes start to thin. While losing eyelashes, or having thin, sparse lashes, can be frustrating, there are ways to help you grow thicker, longer lashes.
Jawline contouring is a popular procedure for slimming the jawline and creating a more balanced facial profile. As we age, the fat and muscles in our body naturally experience volume loss, which may cause dramatic changes to the face. One of the most common complaints about aging on the face is a sagging jawline. A sagging jawline can make the face appear older and also impact facial balance. Jawline contouring provides patients with a non-surgical option to safely and effectively reshape, contour and tighten the appearance of their jawline and chin.
Melasma is the appearance of brown or greyish patches on the skin. It usually occurs on the face, although it can happen anywhere. Melasma seen in pregnant women is referred to as the “mask of pregnancy.” The exact cause of melasma is unclear, but it is believed that sun exposure, hormonal changes, and use of birth control, skin irritants, and genetics can be triggers. Our Allure Skin & Laser licensed aesthetician can provide a treatment plan and a variety of options to address melasma concerns.
Rosacea is a common skin condition causing facial redness, with or without pustules, across the cheeks and nose. While the exact cause of Rosacea is unknown, there is a connection to family history, diet, exercise, alcohol, smoking medication, and cosmetic products. Although Rosacea is not curable, it can be managed with treatments & skincare.
The most common cause of sagging skin is aging. Loss of collagen, elastin, and other factors such as genetics, weight loss & excessive sun exposure, all contribute to the loss of tight, firm skin. Almost everyone is going to experience sagging skin at some point in their life. With the right treatment steps, you should have no problem restoring your sagging skin back to its youthful and tight appearance.
Smoker’s lines are also known as “vertical lip lines” or “lipstick lines.” These lines mostly appear on the outlines of the lips and may extend above or below the lips; appearing as permeant wrinkles or may only appear when lips are contracted. Allure Skin & Laser offers non-surgical options to treat smoker’s lines.
Stretch marks form when the skin is stretched passed its typical capacity, leaving behind tears within the skin tissue. These marks can appear after pregnancy, weight loss, or as a natural effect of body growth. The marks are usually different textures and appear as purple, pink, brown or grey in coloring. Stretch marks most often appear on the stomach, legs, thighs, or breasts. At Allure Skin and Laser, we offer solutions that can reduce or eliminate stretch marks.
Melasma is the appearance of brown or greyish patches on the skin. It usually occurs on the face, although it can happen anywhere. Melasma seen Daily exposure to the sun can be harmful, especially during the summer when UV radiation is at its strongest. No matter how diligent you are about wearing sunscreen, your skin can still suffer sun damage over time. Premature lines and wrinkles, freckles, uneven pigmentation, age spots and sagging skin are all results of sun damage. Sun damage can worsen with age causing visible lines, wrinkles, and dark spots. Allure Skin and Laser offers numerous options to address sun damaged skin.
As we age, a number of natural progressions cause a distinct change in lip shape. Most commonly, the upper lip thins and inverts, the lower lip thins, the corners of the mouth droop, and the curves of the lips diminish. Premature lip aging can be caused by UV exposure, smoking, genetics, and may other factors. Whether you are lacking definition on your upper lip, lower lip, or both, dermal fillers can be used to give you a desired, natural look.
The use of lasers to remove unwanted hair is the fastest growing, most efficient method for long-term hair removal. This non-invasive treatment can be safely used on the face or any part of the body. All laser treatments are performed by our Licensed Allure Skin & Laser Aestheticians provide long lasting results.
Due to the aging process, fine lines and wrinkles occur as skin collagen and elastin break down. Facial expressions, sun exposure, environmental factors, and genetics also contribute to this break down process. Over time, fine lines and wrinkles evolve into deeper creases and depressions. If you are looking for preventative methods, or corrective treatments, Allure Skin & Laser has a number of options to address any of your concerns.