Aesthetic Medicine is a term used to focus on proving cosmetic appearance through the treatment of conditions including scars, skin laxity, wrinkles, moles, liver spots, excess fat, cellulite, unwanted hair, skin discoloration, and spider veins. Aesthetic medicine has diverse applications for dermatological and surgical conditions.
It comprises all medical procedures that are aimed at improving the physical appearance and satisfaction of the patient. Some Aesthetic Medicine procedures are performed under local anaesthesia while some procedures don’t require anaesthetics at all.
This recent trend explains the current success of Aesthetic Medicine around the globe. These aesthetic procedures consist of:
• Injections of Botulinum Toxin and Dermal Fillers
• Chemical Peels
• Cosmetic Dermatology treatments
• Body Contouring and Treatment of Cellulite
• Hair Reduction
• Fat Grafting/Platelet Rich Plasma
• Laser and IPL
• Scar Management
These procedures are elective and are performed on patients who do not suffer from illness. They are usually happy and in excellent health. They simply want a minimally invasive preventative procedure to help manage the normal effects of aging.
Normally patients will tend to go for Aesthetic medicine if they noticed physical signs of aging such as skin laxity, wrinkles which can be solved with one injection of Botulinum Toxin and Dermal Fillers which really helps the patient to look fresher and younger. The impact of the Aesthetic medicine is really huge on the self-esteem; the patient will be more confident and good looking. It is like a preventive or management measure for certain medical conditions as well.