Navigation Links
New Medical Technology is Changing the Face of Wrinkle Treatment
Date:5/5/2008

SAN ANTONIO, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- With nearly 10 million minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures conducted in 2007, today's population is in search of alternatives to treat their wrinkles without having to go under the knife.

For over the past 15 years, doctors used traditional CO2 lasers to change the surface and appearance of the skin. However, these lasers are riddled with problems including permanent loss of pigment, scarring, prolonged redness and healing and a potential for an unnatural waxy appearance.

Now, there is a new medical technology which treats lines and wrinkles in one session without all of the hassles associated with traditional CO2 lasers. It's called the "Fraxel re:pair" which is the latest advancement in CO2 lasers.

"With a traditional CO2 laser, a laser beam treats 100% of the skin," reports Dr. Kimberly Finder, Director and Founder of The Face Place in San Antonio. "The new Fraxel re:pair is revolutionary in that microscopic beams hit only a portion of the skin which creates columns of laser treated skin surrounded by normal skin. This advancement will take aged and weathered skin and create a rejuvenated look."

"This new device promotes stimulation of collagen. Thus, individuals continue to see improvement, even weeks after treatment," said Finder.

In addition to treating wrinkles, the Fraxel re:pair will tighten the skin on the face and neck. Many women apply sunscreen on their face but neglect to utilize sunscreen on their neck. As a result, these women have necks that look ten years older than their face. Other uses include treating sun damaged and dark pigmented skin and eliminating acne scars. With over 20 million Americans who have acne badly enough that it causes scars, acne sufferers will no longer have to endure the embarrassment of the unsightly appearance that their acne leaves behind.

Kimberly Finder, M.D., a board certified dermatologist, is one of the first in San Antonio to acqu
'/>"/>

SOURCE Dr. Kimberly Finder
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. MSU engineering team designs innovative medical device
2. ATS Medical to Present at the 2007 Thomas Weisel Partners Healthcare Conference
3. Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, Caregivers Reach Agreement on a Union Contract
4. Owner and Operator of Florida Durable Medical Equipment Company Convicted of Medicare Fraud
5. Father and Daughter From Tanzania Receive Their First Medical Examination in Newport Beach
6. Doctors and medical ethicist discuss whether doctors should participate in capital punishment
7. Preparation for Natural Disasters Critical for People With Diabetes, Chronic Medical Conditions
8. Doctors and Medical Ethicist Discuss Whether Doctors Should Participate in Capital Punishment
9. Symmetry Medical Completes Acquisition Of Specialty Surgical Instruments
10. Milestone Scientific Announces Successful Completion of its Collaboration Agreement With Carticept Medical
11. FDA Seeks to Regulate Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Products Such as Vegetable Juice Could Be Restricted for Medical Use
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/17/2014)... Dr. Myo Nwe is the co-author of a new weight ... co-founder of the Ace Medical Weight Loss Center in Rock ... look at the industry of weight loss, and how several ... and in television shows, however, she says the topic of ... played for basic laughs, which she believes impacts whether Americans ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... December 17, 2014 A group of 127 ... Longevity, today, in reaction to a recent statement by the ... brain training and derogated the efficacy of all brain exercises. ... with the parts of the center’s statement critical of brain ... center had also overstated its case, in a document it ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... Project Veritas is releasing a video ... MIT economist and Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber to public ... the interview, which is being distributed on YouTube. , ... mislabeling in the Affordable Care Act in order to ... billion dollar per year tax grab. , “President Obama ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... 16, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Poor students get more fruits ... new study finds. But, the opposite is true for ... fruits and vegetables at school may give a healthy boost ... no matter what the family income level, students all ate ... study found. The study was published recently in the ...
(Date:12/17/2014)... Kathleen Doheny HealthDay Reporter ... loss is rampant in America, and work commitment is a ... No. 1 sleep killer," said Dr. Mathias Basner, an assistant ... of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine. A time-use survey ... that work is the main activity exchanged for sleep. Short ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Obesity Should Not Be a Hollywood Punchline, Weight Loss Doc Says 2Health News:Scientists to Stanford: Research Shows Brain Exercises Can Work 2Health News:Scientists to Stanford: Research Shows Brain Exercises Can Work 3Health News:Scientists to Stanford: Research Shows Brain Exercises Can Work 4Health News:Project Veritas: James O’Keefe Interviews the Man Who Discovered Jonathan Gruber Videos 2Health News:Poor Students Eat Healthier Foods at School, Study Finds 2Health News:Work Steals Valuable Sleep Time, Study Finds 2Health News:Work Steals Valuable Sleep Time, Study Finds 3
... depression resulting form multiple sclerosis had showed marked ... // The results of the investigation were reported ... Psychiatry. ,Although two-thirds of depressed patients prefer ... ever make a first appointment and nearly half ...
... the spread of gastrointestinal infections in the home. // ... families, which used the hand sanitizer in gel form, ... illness related to the gastrointestinal tract. ,Families ... Half the families were randomly assigned to receive hand ...
... high regard since the very old days and it continues ... recreation forms have been able to substitute mankind with another ... sudden death associated with exercise in young competitors. The benefits ... ,Recent medical research has reported that adolescents and ...
... elevate the role of fibres further by stating that ... plaque build-up in the arteries in postmenopausal women.// ... with a decreased risk of heart disease and death. ... fruit, and vegetables, and refined grain products on the ...
... said that the government would include Hepatitis B ... has been emerging as a "problem greater than ... Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)-World Health Organisation ... leptospirosis at the regional ICMR centre here, the ...
... Manoor Prakash Hande and his colleagues from National University ... risk of developing Chromosomal aberrations leading to cancer// in ... aimed at identifying biomarkers for easy detection and identification ... finding a link between complex chromosome aberrations and disease ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:MS Patients Improve With Telephone Therapy 2Health News:Alcohol based sanitizer found to reduce illness in families 2Health News:Competitive Sports: Is the heart Sportive Enough? 2
(Date:12/15/2014)... 15, 2014  Stephen Squires, CEO and founder of ... Corp (OTCQB:QTMM), will be speaking at the launch ... on December 16th, 2014. The RCQM launch continues Rice ... attracting top faculty and students and by inviting the ... "We have a long association with ...
(Date:12/15/2014)... , Dec. 15, 2014  The Government of ... of AABB, Global Blood Fund (GBF) and Terumo BCT to respond ... , as well as provide long-term health system capacity to the ... , The Ghanaian Ebola Readiness and Resilience Initiative (GERRI) ... Ghana,s preparations for the possible arrival of the Ebola ...
(Date:12/14/2014)... Dec. 14, 2014  ChartSpan, a consumer platform for ... iPhone and iPad medical app in the ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141214/164317 ChartSpan is an iPhone ... request, manage and send electronic healthcare records. The product ... grew tired of waiting for the healthcare system to ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Quantum Materials CEO Stephen Squires to Speak at Rice Center for Quantum Materials Launch 2Quantum Materials CEO Stephen Squires to Speak at Rice Center for Quantum Materials Launch 3Government of Ghana Endorses Collaboration to Combat Ebola Epidemic 2Government of Ghana Endorses Collaboration to Combat Ebola Epidemic 3Government of Ghana Endorses Collaboration to Combat Ebola Epidemic 4Government of Ghana Endorses Collaboration to Combat Ebola Epidemic 5Government of Ghana Endorses Collaboration to Combat Ebola Epidemic 6ChartSpan Becomes The Most Downloaded Medical App in America 2ChartSpan Becomes The Most Downloaded Medical App in America 3
... Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) today ... OMEGA™ Platinum Chromium Bare-Metal Coronary Stent System, the ... Scientific,s unique platinum chromium (PtCr) alloy designed specifically ... interventional cardiologists with a bare-metal stent with improved ...
... Unilife Corporation ("Unilife" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: UNIS ... at Cowen and Company,s 31st Annual Health Care Conference being ... Shortall, Chief Executive Officer of Unilife, is scheduled to present ... The conference presentation will be broadcast over the Internet ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Boston Scientific Announces European Approval and Launch of OMEGA™ Platinum Chromium Stent System 2Boston Scientific Announces European Approval and Launch of OMEGA™ Platinum Chromium Stent System 3Boston Scientific Announces European Approval and Launch of OMEGA™ Platinum Chromium Stent System 4Unilife to Present at the 31st Annual Cowen Health Care Conference on Wednesday, March 9, 2011 in Boston 2
CUSA DISSECTRON PORTABLE UNIT is an ultrasonic surgical aspirator for the fragmentation and emulsification of tissue available only outside the United States....
The Nevyas Drape Support is the simple and inexpensive way to establish a zone of comfort for your patients during ophthalmic surgery which requires draping over the nose and mouth. Packaged in sets ...
This is a 2.5x focusing Galilean telescope with a range from 70cm to infinity. Ideal for use at sporting events, as well as for a wide range of hobbies....
... Hi-Mag takes us to the practical ... magnifier is often a 'last resort' ... visual acuities. The illuminated housing ensures ... to the battery handle by a ...
Medicine Products: