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What are Skin Boosters?

Skin Boosters are a popular cosmetic treatment designed to rejuvenate and enhance the appearance of skin. Unlike traditional fillers, which primarily address wrinkles and volume loss, Skin Boosters work to improve the overall quality of your skin. Skin boosters typically involve the use of injectable substances to achieve these effects. Skin boosters often use hyaluronic acid as the key ingredient. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance found in the body, particularly in the skin, joints, and eyes. It is known for its ability to attract and retain water, providing essential hydration to the skin. 

What Can Skin Boosters Do?

Skin boosters are injected into the superficial layers of the skin where the hyaluronic acid in the injectable gel attracts water molecules, resulting in overall skin hydration.

Subcutaneous Hydration
Hyaluronic Acid-induced water attraction to skin
Moisture Balance Improvement
Fine Lines and Wrinkles Reduction
Collagen Production Stimulation
Revitalised, Firmer Skin

What do Skin Boosters do?

Skin boosters are injected into the superficial layers of the skin where the hyaluronic acid in the injectable gel attracts water molecules, resulting in overall skin hydration.

Subcutaneous Hydration

Moisture Balance Improvement

Fine Lines and Wrinkles Reduction

Hyaluronic Acid-induced Water Attraction

Collagen Production Stimulation

Revitalised, Firmer Skin

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What Happens During a Skin Boosters Treatment?

What happens during a Skin Boosters treatment?

1. Initial Consultation

Start your Skin Boosters journey with an initial consultation with a qualified cosmetic practitioner and one of our Dermatologists to determine the suitability of Skin Booster injections for your concerns.

2. Pre-Treatment Preparation

The treatment area is cleansed and topical anaesthetic is applied to maintain comfort throughout the Skin Boosters treatment.

3. Strategic Injections

The Skin Boosters are then administered via a handheld device and the product administered beneath the skin’s surface.

4. Post Treatment Effects

After the treatment, mild swelling, pinpoint bleeding and redness at the injection points is common. These effects usually subside within 24 to 72 hours.

5. Time Efficiency

The entire procedure takes approximately 90 minutes, varying based on the treatment area.

Is Skin Boosters the Right Treatment For You?

During your consultation, we discuss your skin concerns, goals, medical history, treatment goals, and any potential allergies or sensitivities. We determine if Skin Boosters is an appropriate treatment for you and discuss alternatives this is required.  Skin Boosters are not an appropriate treatment for pregnant or nursing women.

Step 1

Find a qualified and experienced cosmetic practitioner

Step 2

Book a consultation – this is required before any treatments may be performed

Step 3

Arrive at your consultation to discuss your treatment goals and plan

Benefits of Skin Boosters

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Deep Hydration

Skin boosters hydrate the skin, maintaining optimal moisture levels. Hyaluronic acid, a common ingredient, attracts and retains water for plump, dewy skin.

Fine Lines and Wrinkles Reduction

Effectively diminish fine lines and wrinkles, especially in dynamic areas, by hydrating and stimulating collagen production, resulting in smoother skin.

Improved Texture

Enhance skin texture, reduce the appearance of acne scars, enlarged pores, and other textural irregularities.

Enhanced Elasticity

By stimulating collagen production, skin boosters improve skin elasticity and firmness, promoting a more supple texture over time.

Natural-Looking Results

Known for providing natural-looking results, skin boosters enhance your skin’s natural qualities without drastic alterations.

Pre-Care Recommendations

Avoid alcohol for at least 24 hours prior to your Skin Boosters appointment.

Minimise sun exposure and wear an SPF 30+ to protect your skin from UV damage. Sunburnt or irritated skin is not suitable for Skin Booster treatments.

Stay well-hydrated prior to treatment, as proper hydration can contribute to optimal results.

Ensure your skin is clean clean priro to treatment free from all makeup, oils, and lotions.

Post-Care
Recommendations

Refrain from touching the treated area to prevent unintended product movement.

Apply a cold compress to reduce swelling or discomfort; avoid direct ice contact, wrap it in a cloth.

Avoid makeup on the treated area for 12 hours to minimise infection risk.

Drink plenty of water for skin hydration and to aid the healing process.

Shield your skin with a wide-brimmed hat and SPF 30+ sunscreen to prevent post-treatment redness.

Gently cleanse your skin; avoid aggressive scrubbing or exfoliation for a few days post-treatment.

Refrain from saunas, hot tubs, and intense heat for the initial 48 hours post-treatment.

Avoid strenuous exercise and activities inducing sweating for the first 24 to 48 hours post-treatment.

Pre-Care Recommendations

Avoid alcohol for at least 24 hours prior to your Skin Boosters appointment.

Minimise sun exposure and wear an SPF 30+ to protect your skin from UV damage. Sunburnt or irritated skin is not suitable for Skin Booster treatments.

Stay well-hydrated prior to treatment, as proper hydration can contribute to optimal results.

Ensure your skin is clean clean priro to treatment free from all makeup, oils, and lotions.

Post-Care
Recommendations

Refrain from touching the treated area to prevent unintended product movement.

Apply a cold compress to reduce swelling or discomfort; avoid direct ice contact, wrap it in a cloth.

Avoid makeup on the treated area for 12 hours to minimise infection risk.

Drink plenty of water for skin hydration and to aid the healing process.

Shield your skin with a wide-brimmed hat and SPF 30+ sunscreen to prevent post-treatment redness.

Gently cleanse your skin; avoid aggressive scrubbing or exfoliation for a few days post-treatment.

Refrain from saunas, hot tubs, and intense heat for the initial 48 hours post-treatment.

Avoid strenuous exercise and activities inducing sweating for the first 24 to 48 hours post-treatment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Skin Booster treatments are typically well-tolerated, and discomfort is minimal. At Melbourne Skin & Dermatology we offer topical anaesthetic prior to a Skin Booster treatment to enhance your comfort during the procedure.

Results vary from person to person, but many individuals find that the benefits of Skin Boosters can last anywhere from six months or more. Regular maintenance treatments can help prolong your results.

Side effects are generally mild and temporary, including possible redness, swelling, or bruising at the injection sites. These effects typically self resolve within a few days.

Absolutely! Skin Boosters can complement other dermatological treatments, such as Botox or laser therapy, to achieve optimal rejuvenation.

The number of sessions required depends on individual goals and the condition of the skin. Some individuals see improvements after just one treatment, while others may benefit from a series of sessions spaced a few weeks apart. Your cosmetic practitoner will create a personalised treatment plan.

Skin Boosters are generally considered safe when administered by trained and experienced healthcare professionals. Adverse reactions are rare, but temporary side effects like redness or swelling may occur.

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Skin Boosters Price

An individual price will be determined at your consultation accordingly to your needs

As a general guide, treatments usually cost $360 and above.

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