Lack of skin firmness is a common concern for many women past the age of 30. This is usually the age when women start to notice more visible signs of aging such as fine lines, wrinkles and loss of elasticity.
WHAT IS SKIN ELASTICITY?
In a nutshell - our skin has the unique ability to stretch and bounce back due to ample amounts of collagen and elastin, which are the main proteins found in the dermis.
As we age our bodies naturally lose collagen and elastin, leading to loss of firmness, wrinkles and texture. Research shows that we lose 1% of collagen every year starting from the age of 20.
Add elements like smoking, poor diet, pollution and sun exposure, and this natural process is greatly accelerated which contributes to premature aging.
HOW CAN WE IMPROVE OUR SKIN'S ELASTICITY?
Although we can’t ever stop the natural aging process, we can help delay it by living a healthy lifestyle and taking care of our skin and bodies.
The goal is to preserve existing collagen and challenge the skin enough so that it continues to regenerate and produce new cells, which can help it stay firm and bouncy.
HERE'S 6 WAYS TO HELP YOU GET YOUR BOUNCE BACK
OUR BEST SKINCARE PRODUCTS FOR FIRM & SUPPLE SKIN
OUR RECOMMENDED FACIAL TREATMENTS
SIGNATURE LIFT FACIAL
This gravity-defying treatment is developed by Joanna and focuses on lifting, sculpting and re-educating the facial muscles. It combines a resurfacing treatment, Joanna’s signature lifting massage and MyoLight micro-current to define the cheekbones and enhance facial contours. MyoLight is a state-of-the-art technology that incorporates LED light with electrical currents. It feels extremely comfortable on the skin and is ideal for most clients. This facial is recommended on a monthly basis to help maintain muscle tone and keep your skin in top shape.
THERMATONE 3D FACIAL
This advanced non-invasive treatment uses a customized three-dimensional approach to support, strengthen and boost collagen. It’s designed to tighten loose skin, treat deeper wrinkles and increase firmness and elasticity. A micro-resurfacing treatment will help to smooth and refine skin texture, while Thermatone radio-frequency works on the deeper layers to gently heat subdermal tissue and stimulate new collagen. A peptide-collagen mask and LED light are the finishing touch for firmer and bouncier skin that instantly looks ten years younger. A series of six treatments is recommended on a monthly basis.