Our hands receive exposure to sun and environmental damage and it is one of the first places to start showing visible signs of aging. The more common visible signs of aging include darkened spots also know as age spots. Loss of fatty tissue is another cause of aging in hands which makes them look bony. Hand rejuvenation treatments can help restore the hands to a more youthful appearance. Various treatment options are available for hand rejuvenation and a combination of treatments can be used to help achieve a look you desire.
The following are the most common questions asked regarding hand rejuvenation:
Who is an Ideal Candidate for Hand Rejuvenation Treatments?
Very commonly we hear from patients that they believe they look and feel great but, My hands give away my age. This is a complaint and concern of many patients that seek hand rejuvenation. Very commonly patients do not like the wasted look of very visible tendons and veins. Also, there are concerns with age spots, pigmentation, loose skin, and prominent veins. The anatomy that gives rise to the core of these features basically involves loss of subcutaneous fat and loose skin. There are very specific procedures for addressing each one of these which Dr. Bolourian will review with you.
What are the different types of Hand Rejuvenation Treatments?
There are various types of hand rejuvenation treatments
Laser Skin Resurfacing and Intense Pulse Light Therapy
Injectable Fillers (Fat, Collagen, Restylane, Radiesse, etc)
The key to success in hand rejuvenation is to understand the anatomic features that contribute to the aging hands and plan a sequence of treatment that provides the best results with the least down time. Dr. Bolourian will spend a great deal of time with you discussing your treatment options. In addition he will build a system into all hand rejuvenation procedures that allows you to recover fast with great long lasting results.