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SKIN BOOSTER

BEING ABLE TO HOLD WATER 1000 TIMES THE AMOUNT OF ITS OWN WEIGHT, HYALURONIC ACID (HA) IS AN IMMENSELY POPULAR HYDRATING AGENT TO MAINTAIN OPTIMAL HYDRATION LEVEL FOR THE SKIN. ICON SIGNATURE SKIN BOOSTER IS A PROCEDURE THAT INJECTS THESE STABILISED HA DEEP INTO THE SKIN LAYER TO IMPROVE SKIN HYDRATION AND QUALITY. WELL-HYDRATED SKIN LEADS TO FIRMER, MORE RADIANT AND BOUNCY SKIN.

 


HA IS A NATURAL OCCURRING SUBSTANCE THAT CAN BE FOUND IN HUMAN BODIES. BUT AS THE BODY AGES, HA ALSO GRADUALLY BECOMES LESSER IN AMOUNT AND WEAKER IN QUALITY. AS SUCH, REPLENISHING THE BODY WITH SUFFICIENT HA IS IMPORTANT IN KEEPING YOUR SKIN HEALTHY AND HYDRATED. WITH BETTER SKIN QUALITY COMES BETTER SKIN TEXTURE AND HENCE, SKIN PROBLEMS LIKE FINE LINES, FLAKING SKIN AND EVEN MILD SCARRING CAN ALSO BE GRADUALLY REDUCED OVERTIME.

 


SKIN BOOSTER IS A QUICK, SAFE AND STRAIGHTFORWARD PROCEDURE THAT HAS MINIMAL DOWNTIME. NUMBING IS DONE PRIOR TO THE PROCEDURE TO ENSURE THAT MINIMAL DISCOMFORT IS FELT DURING THE TREATMENT. AFTER WHICH, STABILISED HA ARE BEING DIRECTLY INJECTED INTO THE CONCERNED AREAS TO ENSURE OPTIMAL ABSORPTION BY THE SKIN. RESULTS CAN LAST UP TO 3 MONTHS WITH FOLLOW-UP PROCEDURES IN BETWEEN.

Q&A

How it works


Skin Boosters are highly-concentrated with hyaluronic acid, which is a natural humectant that draws water from the surrounding and can hold up to 1000 times its own weight. HA helps to retain moisture and improve the hydration level of the skin, which can help with dry skin, and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines in the long run.




Results


Optimal results can be seen about 2-3 days post-treatment, with improvement in hydration level and reduction in wrinkles and fine lines.




What to expect


Prior to your first treatment, your doctor will consult with you to assess your skin condition and your suitability for ICONIC Skin Booster and discuss any concerns or questions you may have. A topical numbing cream may be used on the treatment area if required. Injection technique can be done either manually or via injector device.




Benefits


Skin becomes bouncy and glowy overtime due to high presence of moisture. Skin also improves in terms of texture over time




Downtime


Mild swelling and/or redness may be observed around insertion area, of which will subside in the next few hours. Bumpiness may be seen which will also subside in 1 - 2 days.




Post treatment care


Avoid, sauna, tanning and any other activities that can expose the skin to high temperatures. Recovery mask eg; epidermal growth factor mask is essential to enhance skin healing process. Daily hydrating and moisturizing, Sunscreen against UVA & UVB with SPF 50+ and above. Patient will be advised on post treatment care after the procedure.




Follow up


For optimal results, patient will be advised to complete a booster course of 3-4 sessions with each treatment interval of 3-4 weeks. For some cases, combination treatment with Rejuran Skin Booster and Celebrity Skin Booster will be recommended.