Technology is giving the beauty industry a makeover. Beauty is no longer skin deep—it’s about health—skin care, hair treatment, and what lies beneath.
In recent years, advances in technology have opened up a world of possibilities to consumers worldwide. Beauty issues that would typically require surgical intervention are now downsized with non-invasive solutions. Treatments with improved technology and advanced techniques correct imperfections, and improve existing skin—all personalized to the consumer.
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REVAGE HAIR LASER
Studies have shown that Revage 670 Laser stops the progression of hair loss in an impressive 85% of patients, while almost 40% of patients show an increase in hair density within 16 weeks
Before Revage 670 laser, patients suffering from hair loss only hair serums, hair transplants or hair pieces to contend with. With the entrance of this innovative and clinically proven light treatment, we are able to safely and effectively stimulate cellular metabolism, protein synthesis and regenerate scalp tissues while increasing blood flow. Studies have shown that Revage 670 Laser stops the progression of hair loss in an impressive 85% of patients, while almost 40% of patients show an increase in hair density within 16 weeks, due to the thickening of finer miniaturized hairs. Available only through physicians experienced in laser light therapy, it is completely painless and safe, with the patient sitting in a chair under the laser hood that fits loosely around the scalp.
“I saw a reduction of hair loss after two months of Revage therapy” says Noelle, who suffered from hair loss in her fifties. “Be warned that not all hair light systems are Revage670, ask to see the laser system to verify that you are receiving the clinically proven treatment for your hair and scalp” she further advises.
SMARTX EYE LIFT
Hooding of the upper eyelids has been a common concern of many ladies, especially in Asia. Previously, blepharoplasty was the only treatment option to correct this concern. However, for patients who were not keen on surgery or had only mild onset of this issue, non-invasive methods were often sought but without much success, that is until SmartX Lite was introduced.
SmartX Lite is a fractionated carbon dioxide laser system that delivers a fine spray of microlaser beams to its target area.
To date, the gold standard laser for effecting skin contracting and laser resurfacing remains the carbon dioxide laser. However traditional carbon dioxide lasers had long downtimes and high risks. SmartX Lite is a fractionated carbon dioxide laser system that delivers a fine spray of microlaser beams to its target area. It is used to treat the crepey skin around the upper and lower eyelids to effect moderate skin tightening, which according to many patients who have undergone the treatment, delivered good improvements in the tightening of the eyelid skin sans surgery. While this non-invasive method is reserved for only mild to moderate cases of laxity of skin, it opened up a world of possibilities for patients to reverse the aging changes around their eyes and face.
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INFINITY NOSE LIFT
Traditionally, the two options for augmentation of the nose were rhinoplasty and dermal fillers. Both had their strengths and weaknesses. Nose Thread Lifts opened up a new dimension in enhancing the nose bridge and tip sans surgery. With the procedure under 30 minutes and little downtime and discomfort, most patients who previously had thought they had to contend with surgery are finding a whole new world in beautifying their facial features.
Nose Thread Lifts opened up a new dimension in enhancing the nose bridge and tip sans surgery.
One of the reasons patients readily embraced Nose Thread Lifts such as the Infinity Nose Lift was the advent of 100% bio-absorbable threads which dissolved with time, leaving a matrix of collagen that supported the lift for the next 12 months. For people who shun making permanent changes to the appearance, this is a welcome addition to their aesthetic arsenal.
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KERASTASE HAIR COACH
In terms of personalized haircare, The Kérastase Hair Coach by L’Oreal is like a hair advisor in brush form. The smart brush, retailing just under USD$200, trains consumers to improve their brushing techniques by vibrating when stroked too hard.
The battery-powered, water-resistant brush also contains a built-in microphone to record the sounds of frizzy, dry, or breaking hair. Other sensors analyze the effects of heat (like straighteners) and products (like dye) on the hair’s health—then provide product and technique recommendations to repair.
The Kerastase hair brush aims to teach you how to brush your hair in the optimum manner.
One of the biggest challenges when brushing your hair is making sure you don’t brush too hard and break the fibers. That can lead to damage of hair that doesn’t look good. The Kerastase hair brush aims to teach you how to brush your hair in the optimum manner.