Taking care of your skin is an everyday necessity. If you’re interested in or are currently getting any skin treatments, here are some tips on when and how often to get them:
of your skin is an everyday necessity. If you’re interested in, or are
currently getting any skin treatments, here are some tips on when and how often
to get them:
the Best Time to Get BBL and Other Skin Treatments?
Vitalogy Skincare Aesthetician Kelly Pillard explains, “It really depends on the patient’s lifestyle. However, generally, any chemical peels, laser treatments like MicroLaserPeel® and laser resurfacing, or light treatments like BBL or laser hair removal can have serious ramifications, which may include:
- In severe cases, permanent damage if the treatment area is exposed to sun or heat.
“For this reason, we may advise many of our patients to wait until fall or
winter to get these treatments done.”
mean these treatments can’t be performed during the summer, but Vitalogy
Skincare Providers just take into consideration if patients are going to be outside
or doing activities that increase body heat. Many of these treatments are also
on a certain timing in order for them to be effective so we will ask patients
questions like, “Will you be going on vacation? If so, where? How long?”
actually be a great time to get BBL or other treatments if you have some
downtime and can make sure to stay indoors afterward.
Often Should I Get BBL and Other Skin Treatments?
frequency of which patients need to get a treatment varies,” notes Pillard.
Usually, there are packages available for patients to get a series of
treatments and save money along the way.
Often to Get BBL
can get a package of four treatments, with each one happening every four weeks.
Often to Get Microneedling and Chemical Peels
that microneedling and chemical peels are similar, but timing may vary
depending on the patient’s level of skin damage and concern. Generally, most
treatments are spaced out every four weeks.
include laser hair
on some parts of the body or MicroLaserPeel® treatments.
Once skin care treatment packages are completed, Vitalogy Skincare recommends
maintenance treatments at least once every six months until another series is
Often to Get CoolSculpting®
are generally separated from one month to three months apart depending on the
treatment area. Most people need one or two treatments to achieve desired
it is a permanent fat reduction treatment, some patients will want additional
sculpting later on to enhance the results. The remaining fat can still
fluctuate and swell in size a little with aging.
To meet with a Vitalogy Skincare Provider or Aesthetician to talk about the best treatments for your skin care goals, schedule an appointment today.
(BBL is also
known as BroadBand Light Phototherapy by Sciton®)