Different Types of Chemical Peels

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Visible ageing might be inevitable but it can be treated!

Non-surgical Skin Resurfacing Treatments are an excellent way to address and reverse the signs of ageing. Their popularity continues to grow as they can offer near immediate results and some can be performed in under half an hour without incurring downtime.

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Hair Filler

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Hair loss, hair thinning, and bald spots (androgenetic alopecia) are a serious concern for a many women & men. Don’t feel bad, hair loss is a more common problem than you might think! It affects 1-in-3 women in their lifetime and often hard-hits those experiencing menopause.

Thankfully, there is good news for those who are looking to recover a thick, healthy, head of hair! A brand-new treatment has arrived in South Africa. It is the first of its kind in the country offers results!

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Why is Skin the Reflection of Inner Health?

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Our skin is more than just a covering. It is the largest organ of our body and it responds to both outer stimuli and stimuli from within. This is why Skin can be an indicator of our health and shows signs of stress when we are sick.

Let’s look at the three most common factors in: why our skin doesn’t look its best when we are sick.

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Top Tips for Winter Skincare from an Aesthetic Doctor

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Winter-Skin is a ‘thing’, not a good thing but a frustrating reality for some when winter comes. Cold temperatures, windy weather, and dry air all conspire to steal moisture. Diminished levels of hydration can result in conditions such as dry, flaky, dully, itchy, and irritated skin. These are all symptoms of ‘winter skin’. Without preventive action these unwanted skin symptoms may settle in for the season.

Avoid having to get cosy with less than optimum skin’ health with these top winter skincare tips from Dr van der Mescht.

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Lip Augmentation with HA

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Shapely Lips have a remarkable impact on one’s Aesthetics

Age causes the muscles around the mouth to slacken and facial tissues to shift. This changes the appearance of one’s lips. Ageing contributes to the creation of fine lines and wrinkles. These factors combined with decreasing volume as we age diminishes the lips’ impact in facial aesthetics.

Shapes that Flatter

Beautiful lips compliment every face! Balanced, plump, symmetrical lips are desirable. Regardless of genetics or age – you can achieve shapely lips without surgery! Non-invasive Aesthetic Treatments that precisely place Dermal Fillers can create luscious lips that contribute to a refreshed and rejuvenated aesthetic.

Well-defined lips can change the entire facial aesthetic.

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Achieving High Cheekbone Aesthetics

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High cheekbones have long been considered a coveted aesthetic through the ages. Part of their desirability is that they are commonly associated with elegance and poise. They are an attractive feature for both men and women.

Visible Aging on Facial Structures

Many facial attributes are altered with age and the appearance of our cheeks is certainly one of these. Facial muscles begin to slacken and correspondingly pockets of facial fat and tissue pads shift. This leads to visible changes in the shape of our cheeks.

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How to enhance Chemical Peel Results

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Aesthetic Procedures contribute in key ways to those committed to enhancing and retaining a youthful appearance.

Surgery is no longer, the only way to address visible ageing, Non-Surgical Procedures now offer effective results without the risks & costs inherent in surgery.

An Efficacious Pairing

Chemical Peel + Micro-droplet Hyaluronic Acid (HA) treatment = Superb anti-aging results.

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Understanding the Glycemic Index

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The Glycemic Index (GI) is a tool developed to inform consumers how different types of food will affect their blood glucose levels (i.e. blood sugar) after consumption.

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Different Types of Sugar & How We React to Them

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Sugar is an increasingly hot topic these days. Are all sugars the same? Will exercise combat excess sugar consumption? Is sugar really that big of a baddie?

Let’s look closer at how our body processes sugar to answer these questions and more.

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In-depth Review of Glycation

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Glycation is in the lime-light for good reason. Its interplay with an increasing number of unwanted health conditions including premature aging have made it a topic of scientific research and aesthetic interest. The key to Action is Understanding, so let’s examine what Glycation is and what can be done about it, more closely.

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