WellesleyWeston Magazine

WINTER 2015-2016

Launched in 2005, WellesleyWeston Magazine is a quarterly publication tailored to Wellesley and Weston residents and edited to enrich the experience of living in two of Massachusetts' most desirable communities.

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LASER GENESIS (starting around $300) is one of the most desired treatments at Forever Young Laser and Skin Care Center due to the enjoyable user experience (no downtime or pain) and the excellent results. It is safe to use on any skin type and best of all there is no need for anesthetic gel or ice before treatment. During a series of four to eight treatments, a wand is slowly waved across the area to be treated that uses laser heat to stimulate collagen growth. The new collagen reduces lines, scars, and pore size while instantly polishing the skin. Individual treatment results are subtle but the overall effect after multiple treatments can be very dramatic. Fillers A wide variety of injectable fillers, such as RESTYLANE® and JUVÉDERM®, are made of hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring mole- cule normally found in deep layers of your skin. The fillers are a very versatile product offering a more natural reversal of the aging process by helping to get rid of mild to mod- erate wrinkles and minimizing deeper ones. Some of the newer improved techniques and fillers allow the doctor to sculpt your jaw line, minimize jowls, enhance your cheeks, and address superficial lines around your lips. The cost of the procedure depends on your goals, facial anatomy, and the number of syringes required. The results can vary but are very natural looking and can last from six to twenty-four months. "We all lose firmness in our face as we age. These fillers can restore a more youthful look with a minimal invest- ment of time," says Dr. Madeline Krauss of Krauss Dermatology. Worth the Price "EXILIS™," according to Erin Bradford, the licensed medical esthetician at Accurate Aes - thetics, "is a radio frequency bipolar device that is a newer and less painful version of Thermage™ (a nonsurgical skin tightening procedure). During each 30- to 60-minute treatment, a computer-controlled device is fitness & health "a more youthful look" 148 W e l l e s l e y W e s t o n M a g a z i n e | w i n t e r 2 0 1 5 / 2 0 1 6

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