One of the first things people tend to notice in others is their eyes, which can often show when someone is happy, sad, tired or excited. As we age we start to see visible changes in our eye area that make us look older. The eye brows begin to lower, we develop upper eye lid hooding, fine lines and wrinkles also known as crows feet around the eyes, dark circles under the eyes and eye bags. Fortunately, there are many great non-surgical options for eye rejuvenation to help you look natural and feel your best with little to no downtime.
Are you a good candidate for eye rejuvenation?
The following are some common reasons why you may want to consider eye rejuvenation treatments:
- You have mild eyelid hooding
- The skin around your eyes have fine lines and wrinkles
- Your have dark circles
- Your have mild eye bags
If you are in good general health, have a positive attitude and realistic expectations, you are most likely a good candidate for this procedure.
Here are some of our Top procedures for eye rejuvenation and often performed in combination together to optimize complete eye rejuvenation.
Routine Botox treatments can also be done to rejuvenate the eyes. Relax the muscle around the eye (Orbicularis occuli). This can raise the eye brows, reduce the frown lines and crows feet and reduce the heavy feeling in the upper eyelids.
Tear Trough Filler
Dermal Filler is a great non-surgical option for patients with mild to moderate hollowing under the eyes and dark circles. The filler is injected with a blunted cannula to fill in the hollow area and raise the tissue to blend the appearance of eye bags. We use Health Canada approved products specifically designed for the delicate eye area that looks and feels very natural under the eyes. Filler under the eyes lasts approximately 9-18 months and is a hyaluronic acid based filler. Patients with significant lower eyelid bags should consider a consultation with a qualified oculoplastic surgeon.
Morpheus 8 is a fractionated ablative Radio Frequency device used to tighten and resurface the skin under and around the side of the eyes. This procedure can smooth fine lines seen as crows feet around the eyes and reduce skin laxity under the eye area also know at creapy skin. Morpheus8 has also worked very well at reducing festoons and malar mounds.
Plasma IQ is a new non-surgical cutting edge technology used to tighten the skin around the eyes. It is an ablative plasma generating device that creates micro injuries on the surface of the skin to resurface the and creates deep thermal remodelling for skin tightening. Patients with upper eyelid hooding, and skin laxity under the eyes mat be an ideal candidate. Typically 1-3 treatments are required obtain visible and desirable results.
Platelet rich plasma injections (PRP) is an all natural eye rejuvenation procedure. PRP is a medical treatment that harvests your own blood from a butterfly needle in your arm and the tube of blood is then placed in a centrifuge to separate and isolate your platelet rich plasma loaded with growth factors. This yellow fluid is then re injected under the eyes to improve the skin quality. This procedure is heavily studied and clinically proven to stimulate collagen and repair damaged cells. Typically patients require 3-5 treatments to obtain visible and desirable results.
Topical Medical Grade Eye Serum
We encourage our patients to apply a daily medical grade topical eye serum to keep the skin hydrated and refreshed looking. A powerful, award-winning eye recharger Skin Better Science EYE serum:
- Proprietary delivery technology drives ingredients faster and more efficiently to maximize nourishing benefits.
- A neuro-calming peptide relaxes the appearance of crow’s feet almost immediately.
- Vitamin C provides antioxidant and skin brightening benefits.
- Relieves the look of under-eye puffiness through a blend of caffeine and a highly specialized yeast derivative.
- Diminishes dryness and locks in moisture with a synergistic blend of humectants.