What Does Intense Pulsed Light Do?

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If you are one of the many people in Denver struggling with dull, lifeless, or imperfect skin that’s showing the visible signs of age, sun damage, hyperpigmentation or rosacea, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) treatments can help you look refreshed and rejuvenated. IPL treatments in Denver require minimal downtime and are non-invasive, so they are the … Read more

Best Rosacea Treatments

If your rosacea is causing you to feel self-conscious or you’re tired of trying to conceal the redness, bumps, and inflammation with heavy makeup, you may be ready to seek out new rosacea treatment in Denver. While rosacea causes are varied, specialized skin care treatments at Vasu alleviate rosacea symptoms. What Causes Rosacea? Doctors are … Read more

How Many IPL Treatments Does It Take To See Results?

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Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) is a unique and innovative skincare treatment that harnesses the natural power of light to penetrate deep under the skin. Our highly calibrated instrument delivers light therapy to targeted areas only. IPL treatments provide an effective skincare solution in Boulder for several kinds of skin discoloration that, until now, left most … Read more

What is Micro-needling?

Micro-needling skincare is a popular rejuvenation technique practiced in high-end spas and doctor’s offices around the world, including Denver. While it effectively delivers softer and smoother skin with fewer noticeable wrinkles, fine lines, and blemishes, some people are naturally concerned about the idea of all those needles and the potential for a painful experience. How … Read more

Benefits of Microneedling

Boost Collagen and Elastin; Just a pin prick Most of us want to feel young, as well as look young for as long as possible. However, as we age, the production of collagen and elastin, the building blocks of youthful skin, begins to decrease around the age of 25. As if that wasn’t good enough … Read more

Common Facial Treatment Steps

If you have never had a facial before, you might be wondering about the experience? While facials can vary somewhat in products used, techniques, and even the personal treatment style of the aesthetician, there are several common elements you can expect at your appointment. Pre-Facial Expect your aesthetician to spend some time talking with you … Read more

What are the Best Anti-Aging Secrets?

No matter how young you are, it’s never too early to think about strategizing your skincare routine to fight common signs of aging. While it’s impossible to prevent fine lines definitively, wrinkles, sagging, and crepey skin, there are things you can do to minimize the depth and severity of aging, beginning right now. Eat Right … Read more

The Chemical Peel Perfected

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Brrr, winter is coming: its the perfect time for a chemical peel!

If you are a Game of Thrones fan, that means you might die. Fortunately for you, it simply means that this is a REALLY GOOD time to consider a chemical peel. Why is that you ask? As we enter the shortest and darkest days of the year, as well as the coldest, it is probable that you are not going to be in the sun nearly as much as you were this summer. In other words, it’s a great time to do some damage control on what may have transpired over the summer. I know what you are thinking, do I really want to look like Samantha from Sex and the City in the infamous chemical peel episode??? This is NOTHING like that. In fact, you will probably look like all those aging celebrities that you are wondering what they do to have such amazing skin. What are they doing? PEELS is what! Okay and a little botox and plastic surgery but we’re talking about peels right now, so I’m going to stick to the benefits of peels.

Chemical peels give you that glow!

Vasu’s peels are state of the art peels that work on the surface to stimulate collagen production, smooth and even out skin tone, reduce hyper-pigmentation and overall anti-aging. Does it sound too good to be true? It’s absolutely been my experience. People often ask about my skin and what I do. Honestly, peels have been my number one anti-aging go-to. I was terrified at first, having the Samantha Jones visual in my head and now I am writing this post because I am such a believer. Want a pick me up? Get a peel. Want smoother skin? Get a peel. Want to stimulate collagen production? Get a peel asap. It’s that good! In fact, get a few. It’s the best bang for your buck, non-evasive single best thing you can do for your skin. And trust me, coming from someone who is officially middle age…you are going to want that collagen. (Nan Gentry, November 2015)

Check out Vasu’s chemical peel services at Vasu Skin Solutions: Advanced Skin Care.

Vasu Skin Solutions in Denver
3195 Blake Street
Suite 102
Denver, CO 80205

Micro-Needling: Translation, Please…

Wondering what “Micro-Needling” is? Here’s what you need to know: Micro-Needling (also known as Collagen Induction Therapy) treats fine lines, wrinkles, hyper-pigmentation, acne scars, stretch marks and improves your skin’s texture, tone and color. Micro-needling creates softer, and younger skin with minimal cost and downtime compared to invasive lasers.

The application of numbing cream provides comfort before each treatment. Twelve tiny, sterile needles create controlled micro-injuries to the skin to stimulate collagen production. Each treatment is customized by selecting the appropriate needle depth for each client’s unique and specific skin care needs. The procedure creates micro-channels to allow for increased penetration of anti-aging serums, peptides or creams into deeper areas of the skin.

Your skin appears as if you have a sunburn and it may feel hot and tight. Your face may look a little red the following morning in which a tinted moisturizer may be applied. At Vasu Skin Solutions, we recommend applying Intellishade by Revision Skincare (http://www.revisionskincare.com/products/intellishade-broad-spectrum-spf-45). Typically, the redness subsides within 48 hours. You may have some flaking on day 3.

3-4 treatments are recommended spaced 6 weeks apart for optimal results. Clients may benefit from annual maintenance with one treatment.

WHAT IS THE ECLIPSE MICRO-PEN?What is the Eclipse MicroPen?
The Eclipse MicroPen (www.eclipsemicropen.com) is Vasu’s trademarked device for performing Micro-Needling treatments. The Eclipse MicroPen is state-of-the-art, fast and extremely sterile offering single use 12 gauge tips.

Micro-needling is safe, predictable and allows your skin to naturally repair itself by inducing your body to produce more collagen in the treated area. Micro-needling is non-ablative and keeps the epidermis intact which reduces the risk of scarring, and unwanted pigment change. Micro-Needling is for most skin types and is a safe treatment during the summer. Micro-needling is not recommended for clients with active acne. Both men and women benefit from this treatment!

At Vasu Skin Solutions, we only offer treatments that we believe in 100%. Micro-needling is effective, affordable and offers comparable results to invasive lasers! Schedule your free consultation today!

Additional information and articles

Look What Celebrities Are Using Micro-Needling, May 23rd 2014 by Jessica Welker, http://dermapen.com/celebrities-micro-needling/

Micro-needling vs. lasersskinpen.com, posted by Joe Proctor on Tuesday, 21 January 2014 Microneedling, http://www.skinpen.com/Blog/microneedling-vs-lasers

Micro-needling Therapy in Atrophic Facial Scars: An Objective Assessment, US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health, J Cutan Aesthet Surg. 2009 Jan-Jun; 2(1): 26–30. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2840919/

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