Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions About Our Services
Acne Treatment FAQ's
Q: What is acne? - Acne is a controllable disorder of the follicle evolving from the buildup of dead skin cells, bacteria, and the increasing amounts of oil that stick together and sludge up the pores of genetically inclined individuals.
Anti Aging FAQ's
Q: What Happens to Skin When We Age? - Both heredity and environment play a big role in how skin ages. Environment—sun damage and pollution—plays the biggest role in the way skin functions. Sun damage is the worst culprit since it is cumulative. The damage begins from youth.
Q: What is Microdermabrasion? - Our Microdermabrasion System is a crystal-free, controlled skin resurfacing treatment that removes the uppermost layers of the skin- stratum corneum. Using diamond tipped wands to gently exfoliate the top layers of the skin and at the same time vacuum the dead skin cells away in a sterile and controlled manner.
Q: What is Microcurrent? - The Microcurrent directed in specific patterns and frequencies, exercises and strengthens facial muscles. It's lifting and strengthening actions build tone through the cumulative effect of our treatment series. With repeated sessions, facial muscles will hold their tone.
Q: What is IPL? - Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Photo Facial is a cosmetic procedure which can improve the appearance of skin damage using high intensity light. IPL may be used on the face, neck, décolleté, chest and hands.
Laser Hair Removal FAQ's
Q: What is laser hair removal and how does it work? - Laser hair removal is a technique that uses beams of highly concentrated light to penetrate the hair follicles. The light is absorbed by pigment in the hair follicles and destroys the hair within the follicle.
Fractional Laser FAQ's
Q: What is Pixel Skin resurfacing? - Fractional laser treatments create micro-thermal tunnels deep into the skin. The laser ablates (or vaporizes) the microscopic columns of skin while leaving the surrounding tissue untreated.
Q: What is LATISSE? - Latisse (bimatoprost ophthalmic solution) 0.03% is a prescription product made by Allergan, the trusted producer of Botox Cosmetic. Latisse was approved in early 2009 for the treatment of eyelash hypotrichosis, a condition marked by the inability to grow eyelashes.
Q: What is Botox Cosmetic? - It is a simple, non-surgical procedure that smoothes the deep persistent lines that have developed over time between your brows, on your forehead or in the corners of your eyes.
Q: What is Belotero Balance Dermal Filler? - Belotero Balance Dermal Filler is an injectable filler that easily and quickly integrates into your skin. Once injected, it instantly smoothes the lines and wrinkles in your face.
Q: What is RADIESSE? - Radiesse is a volumizing filler, FDA approved for subdermal implantation for correction of facial wrinkles and folds (most commonly known as nasolabial folds) and to shape facial contours and add facial volume.
Q: What is JUVEDERM? - Juvederm is a non-surgical, smooth consistency gel dermal filler that helps to instantly restore your skin's volume and smooth away facial wrinkles and folds like your deeper "smile lines".
VI Peel FAQ's
Q: How would the VI Peel compare to the Obagi Blue Peel or a TCA Peel? - Unlike those peels, the VI Peel requires no oral or IV sedation to avoid pain. The VI peel is almost painless, and requires no skin preconditioning required by those peels when used on skin types 4 to 6. In addition, the VI peel has very few of the complications and hazards that can accompany those peels.
Q: Why waxing at Dermavita? - Our skin care therapists have received advanced training in the art of facial and body waxing. They will ensure that the process is as comfortable as possible by using special waxing techniques, the best quality of wax, and soothing lotions.
Q: What skin conditions can Vascutouch treat? - Vascutouch provides a quick and easy method for removing larger vascular lesions such as Telangiectasia (distended capillaries), cherry angiomas, hyperplasia and skin tags found on the face and body.
Lash & Brow Tinting FAQ's
Q: What tint colors can I choose from? - You want your brows and lashes to be emphasized, but you also want them to look natural. We have a variety of shades to enhance your natural features. You can choose from light to medium brown, auburn to deep black, blue black and dark gray.
Permanent Make Up FAQ's
Q: What is micro-pigmentation? - Permanent makeup started in the Asia over 30 years ago. Permanent makeup has been very popular in the U.S. for the last 15 years. It is a field best suited for cosmetologists who have a more coherent sense and intuition of what a women desires.