PCA Peels & Skin Care Products
The experts at PCA Skin have devoted over two decades developing highly effective peels that safely treat all skin types. We offer clinical skin care treatments by PCA Skin that are performed in the office and will reduce the depth of surface lines, improve skin texture, help fade brown age spots, sun damage, and pigmentation, and assist in clearing acne or blemished skin, and redness or rosacea. We also recommed pca home care products to extend and maximize the results of your peels.
Chemical peels (phenol / tca)
Chemical peels are especially useful for moderate wrinkles on cheeks, forehead, and around the eyes, and vertical wrinkles around the mouth. This procedure will restore wrinkled, blemished, unevenly pigmented, or sun damaged skin, using a chemical solution to peel away skin’s top layers.
Botox® Cosmetic (onabotulinumtoxinA) is a therapeutic acetylcholine release inhibitor and a neuromuscular blocking agent. This FDA approved cosmetic treatment is quick and minimally invasive. The physician will determine exactly where to administer the injections to achieve the best results, and then topical anesthetic will be applied for 15 minutes prior to the injections. The physician will make multiple tiny injections into the muscles of your forehead and outer eyes, (crows feet and glabella lines) to improve the look of moderate to severe wrinkling. Optimal results are expected within 7-10 days and last for approximately 3-4 months. depending on each patient.
Dysport (Abobotulinumtoxin A ) also FDA approved, is an injection for temporary improvement in the look of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows (glabella lines), forehead and crows feet. Dysport blocks the signal from the nerve to the muscles, which reduces muscle activity and prevents contraction of the muscles that cause frown lines. First, the physician will determine exactly where to administer the injections to achieve the best results and then a topical anesthetic will be applied 15 minutes prior to the injections. Then, the physician will make tiny injections into your forehead to improve the look of moderate to severe wrinkling. Results can be seen in 5-7 days and last for approximately 3-4 months, depending on each patient.
Restylane–L (WITH Lidiocaine)
Restylane is FDA-approved product for lip enhancement in patients over the age of 21. Restylane, a non-animal, biodegradable gel composed of hyaluronic acid, is a soft tissue filler that adds volume to the lips, corners of the mouth, and laugh lines (nasolabial folds) through tiny injections, which will smooth facial folds and wrinkles. Restylane silk is made of smaller molecules, intended for the lines above and below the lips “smoker lines” Topical anesthetic will be given 15 minutes prior to the injections to minimize discomfort during the procedure. When used for lip enhancement, Restylane can last up to 6 months or more depending on the patient. When used for nasolabial folds, Restylane can last 9-12. months depending on the severity of your wrinkles and folds.
Juvederm XC (WITH Lidiocaine)
Juvederm XC is the only FDA-approved hyaluronic acid gel filler comprised of a naturally occurring substance in the skin that contributes to volume and hydration. It is designed to temporarily correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds giving the appearance of a smoother surface. In addition to the lidocaine contained in Juvederm XC, topical anesthetic is applied 15 minutes prior to the procedure to limit discomfort during the injections. The physician will customize the treatment for you, which will give you natural-looking results. *Juvederm XC lasts for approximately 9-12 months, but depends on the severity of your wrinkles and folds, as well as the number of syringes used.
Juvederm Voluma XC (WITH Lidiocaine)
FDA approved deep injectable hyaluronic acid gel filler. It instantly adds volume lost to aging in the cheek area. Creates contour and subtle lift. These natural results can last up to 2 years. Topical anesthetic is applied to the cheeks for 15 minutes, then the physician injects the filler into the cheek area.
KYBELLA is the first and only FDA-approved injectable drug that improves the appearance of moderate to severe submental neck fullness by physically destoying fat cells permanently. Once destroyed, those cells cannot store or accumulate fat. The active ingredient in KYBELLA is deoxycholic acid, a naturally occurring molecule in the body that aids in the breakdown and absorption of dietary fat. Ice is applied to the area, then a grid with a series of dots, which allow the physician to administer a series of injections. For optimum results, more than one treatment may be needed in 6-8 weeks.
LATISSE solution is FDA-approved treatment for hypotrichosis. Eyelash hypotrichosis is another name for inadequate or not enough eyelashes. LATISSE is used to grow eyelashes, making them longer, fuller, darker and stronger. It is applied to the lash line daily, results can be seen in 4-6 weeks.
A facial sanding technique used to treat deep scars and wrinkles, raised scar tissue, and some severe cases of cystic acne. The top layers of the skin are “sanded” off with a highspeed rotating brush or a diamond-coated wheel.