Using RF Microneedling & Fractional Laser Combo Treatment for Stretch Marks. Does it work?
Essential Aesthetics
10/15/2020

Pregnancy, weight fluctuations, and puberty can take a toll on a person’s body. One of the most common side effects of these changes is the appearance of stretch marks. These streaks usually develop on the abdomen, buttocks, and thighs and can be red, blue, white, or purple. Although they do…

Do You Have ‘Runner’s Face’?

What is ‘Runner’s Face’? Running is an excellent way to get in shape and stay healthy. Many people run daily as a way to unwind and relieve their stress. Although running is a great way to exercise it can actually cause your face to sag, making you look older. This…

Traditional Micro-Needling vs RF Micro-Needling vs At-Home Micro-Needling
Essential Aesthetics
01/22/2020

So, what is the difference between RF micro-needling and traditional micro-needling? Traditional micro-needling is a procedure that uses very fine, sterile needles to penetrate the skin and cause micro-wounds which stimulate the wound healing process. RF micro-needling combines this with radiofrequency heat energy which delivers deeply into the skin, producing…

Best Treatment for Melasma on the Face

What is Melasma? Melasma is a pigmentation disorder that causes brown or grey-brown patches to form on the skin. It is most common on the cheeks, forehead, chin, nose, and upper lip. In some cases, the symptoms may be present on the forearms, neck, and other parts of the body.…

How to Get Rid of Your Turkey Neck Before Thanksgiving

The only turkey you should be having this month is on your plate with stuffing and cranberry sauce. The term turkey neck refers to the double chin, or wrinkled and sagging skin on the neck. Lucky for you, at Essential Aesthetics, we treat turkey neck with a combination therapy to…

Microneedling: Get to Know Our Newest Service
Essential Aesthetics
04/10/2018

I’m always on the lookout for new and emerging therapies that pair effectiveness with ease of use. Microneedling, a skin care service now available at our Danville location, fits the bill nicely. This gentle office procedure makes use of the skin’s natural ability to heal itself, resulting in renewed softness…