In the field of aesthetic medicine, many advanced treatments such as laser and light therapy, microneedling, radio frequency (RF) and chemical peels are offered to treat a variety of conditions. One important part of dermatology is aesthetic skin care. Knoxville area residents can enjoy a number of treatments at Southeastern Dermatology. Focusing on aesthetic medicine, there is a variety of advanced treatment options that can address several skin conditions such as wrinkles, freckles, sunspots, broken blood vessels, dull, uneven skin tone and scars.
Dr. Doppelt and staff at Southeastern Dermatology are redefining the standards of cosmetic treatments with the Cynosure Icon System. The Cynosure Icon System, exclusive to Southeastern Dermatology in Knoxville, TN, is very versatile with Optimized Light therapy as well as state-of-the-art lasers.
HydraFacial involves multiple passes that removes dead skin cells and impurities while replenishing skin with vital nutritional products. HydraFacial is customizable with options to treat fine, lines and wrinkles as well as address redness and uneven skin tone. No downtime is typically need for HydraFacial, leaving your skin with a soft, well hydrated, youthful glow.
The multi-step treatment removes impurities and dead skin cells while replenishing skin with vital nutrients, leaving skin beautiful and recharged. The process and product are what put HydraFacial in a category of its own. The multi-step treatment removes impurities and dead skin cells while replenishing skin with vital nutrients, leaving skin beautiful and recharged. The process and product are what put HydraFacial in a category of its own.
DiamondGlow is a customized, noninvasive skin-resurfacing treatment that gently removes the top layer of skin and delivers topical cosmetic serums onto the skin for healthy, radiant-looking skin. Using innovative 3X13 cross 1™ technology, the signature DiamondGlow wand simultaneously exfoliates, extracts debris, and infuses the skin with professional-grade SkinMedica® Pro-Infusion Serums, when pores are open and most receptive.
Demaplaning is an exfoliation process that utilizes an aesthetic tool that glides across the skin to remove dead skin cells as well as unwanted hair leaving the patient with immediate results. One of the most common reasons patients seek dermaplaning is to remove stubborn unsightly hair. While the hair removal benefit is temporary the process can be repeated as often as every 2–4 weeks to maintain results.
Dermaplaning is paired well with HydraFacial, chemical peels and microdermabrasion removing any barrier to the skin for a more smooth, luminous appearance. Dermaplaning alone requires no downtime but paired with other treatments downtime is can be minimal.
IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) Photorejuvenation by Cynosure
IPL is an advanced light therapy technology used to target your unwanted sun damage, brown spots and redness such as broken blood vessels. The energy delivered causes them to slowly disappear through your body’s natural healing process, revealing clearer, more beautiful-looking skin.
Typically, only a few treatments are needed however depending on the condition, several treatments may be required to achieve desired results.
Clear + Brilliant
Clear + Brilliant laser treatments can help prevent the visible signs of aging and address the overall effects the environment can have on your skin.
Clear + Brilliant treatments only take a few minutes leaving you with fresh, younger looking skin, with little to no downtime. Noticeable results show improvement in the appearance of fine lines, reduction in the appearance of pore size and even skin tone with smoother skin after just a couple of treatment. Typically Clear+Brilliant involves a series of 3-6 treatments with only 2 week intervals.
PicoSure Focus Laser
We pride ourselves on giving our patients optimum skin rejuvenating effects with minimal down time. Targeting only 10% of the skin with high energy, the PicoSure Focus Laser uses lower energy pulses on the remaining 90%. This combination penetrates with precision, stimulating the production of collagen and elastin to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, stretch marks, freckles, sun damage and scars.
SkinPen by Bellus Medical is the first FDA approved microneedling device clinically proven safe and effective for all skin types. SkinPen has little to no downtime, and is a quick procedure involving approximately 30 minutes of treatment time. Typically 3 treatments are suggested with one month intervals.
SkinPen causes safe, controlled micro-injuries that stimulate your body’s natural wound healing process, while minimizing cellular damage. The result is effective remodeling of scar tissue, fine lines, wrinkles and reduces the appearance of pore size while keeping the overall structure of the skin intact.
SkinPen with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), uses your skin's natural properties and ability to repair damaged tissues. Using a small sample of your blood, the blood is spun, resulting in enriched plasma that can be applied where it is needed with the SkinPen®. The SkinPen® uses a microneedling process that creates mini injuries. As the skin heals with proper aftercare, the result is better-looking, youthful and smoother skin.
Morpheus8 involves advanced Fractional radio frequency with microneedles to generate new collagen in your skin. Morpheus8 creates firmer more radiant skin while reducing the appearance of fine lines, laxity and scarring. Morpheus8 is often combined with FaceTite.
The combination of radio frequency energy and microneedling we are able to accomplish a more smooth, contoured appearance than if we treated the skin with only radio frequency or only microneedling. Morpheus8 is an FDA approved Subdermal Adipose Remodeling Device (SARD) that promotes quick recovery and minimal treatment sessions. Depending on the patient's concerns treatment sessions can be determined at your complimentary consultation.
Anyone with noticeable, lines, pigment irregularities, acne scarring or stretch marks may benefit from Morpheus8.
A chemical peel uses a solution to smooth the texture of your skin by removing the damaged outer layers to reveal younger, more even, healthy looking skin.
The depth and type of chemical peel depends on the condition of the skin, the skin’s Fitzpatrick type (skin color and sensitivity), and the skincare habits of the client, such as sun exposure and hydration.
Although chemical peels are used mostly on the face, some chemical peels may also be used to improve the skin on the hands and neck. The results from chemicals far outweighs the effect of an exfoliating scrub or brush. Typically chemical peels are performed in a series 4 treatments with one month intervals.
A topical numbing agent is applied for comfort prior to treatment. Typically, three treatments are recommended with little to no downtime. With multiple FDA approved modalities available, a customized plan will be offered at your complimentary consultation.
Skin resurfacing with the SmartSkin+ treatment gently removes dead, damaged cells from the surface using fractional technology. Multiple beams of light penetrate the skin to also stimulate the ongoing production of collagen so your skin looks and feels years younger. Learn more about how to get younger looking skin with SmartSkin+.
Ultherapy, is the only FDA-cleared, non-invasive treatment that lifts the neck, face, chin and brow, and improves lines and wrinkles on the décolleté by stimulating production of the body’s own collagen and elastin, for natural-looking results without surgery or downtime.