6 Non Surgical Facial Treatments for Wrinkles

There are a lot of treatments out there that claim to reveal younger and wrinkle-free skin. It can be a little overwhelming when it comes to deciding which treatment is going to give you the best results for your skin.

At The Private Clinic we have a team of specialist skin practitioners who are highly experienced in dealing with all skin issues and they have put together their best 5 non-surgical facial treatments that work for reducing the appearance of wrinkles.

Wrinkle Relaxing Injections

Wrinkle relaxing injections is our top choice when it comes to reducing the appearance of wrinkles. Made up of a protein called botulinum toxin type A the solution when injected in small doses works to relax the muscles in your face which cause the lines and wrinkles to appear. The result is a smoother and wrinkle reduced appearance. Wrinkle relaxing injections are very effective for forehead lines, line around the eyes, lines in-between the eyes, neck lines and lip lines.

Quick treatment facts

Name: Botox, Wrinkle Relaxing Injections, Anti-Wrinkle Injections, Wrinkle Injections
Pain: Mild discomfort, no need for topical anaesthetic
Length of treatment: 20-30 mins
Downtime: None
Results: Seen in 7-10 days can last for 3 months.
Number of treatments required: 1 Treatment will need to be repeated every 3 months.
Cost: Starts from £195 for 1 area
Locations: London Harley Street, Birmingham, Bristol, Buckinghamshire, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester and Northampton

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Dermal Fillers

Dermal fillers are usually a treatment suggested for volume loss rather than wrinkles but it can be a really effective treatment for deep lines. Dermal fillers are made from hyaluronic acid which is a naturally occurring substance found in the body. Dermal filler treatment works by essentially filling the wrinkle line to give a smoother and more rejuvenated appearance.

They are ideal at targeting the nose to mouth lines, lines that run from the corner of your mouth to your chin and vertical lip lines.

Quick treatment facts

Name: Dermal Fillers, Filler, Naso-labial filler, marionette filler
Pain: Slight discomfort but topical anaesthetic will be provided
Length of treatment: 30 mins
Downtime: Slight redness and/or swelling for 48 hours.
Results: Instant results that last between 3 to 18 months.
Number of treatments required: 1 Treatment but it will need to repeat as results fade.
Cost: Starts from £250
Locations: London Harley Street, Birmingham, Bristol, Buckinghamshire, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester and Northampton

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Laser Skin Tightening

Laser Skin Tightening is FDA approved for reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and it also helps with improving the appearance of skin laxity and sagging skin too. It is a non-surgical and minimally invasive treatment that works by using infrared light to stimulate the production of collagen which helps to tighten the skin. Laser Skin Tightening treatment is suitable for the face, neck, chest, arms and hands and it can be really effective on delicate skin providing gradual and natural results.

Quick Treatment Facts

Name: Laser Skin Tightening, Laser Genesis, Cynosure
Pain: Pain free
Length of treatment: 30 – 60 mins
Downtime: None
Results: Instant results but best results seen after last treatment, results last for 6 months.
Number of treatments required: Course of 3 treatments spaced a month apart.
Cost: Starts from £250
Locations: London Harley Street and Manchester

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Profhilo

Profhilo is a remodelling injectable skin treatment. It works by stimulates your own collagen production and elasticity which results in tighter and younger looking skin. Profhilo is a really effective treatment as it targets the entire face and the quality of the skin, not only will your wrinkles appear reduced but your overall skin tone and texture will be greatly improved. Although it contains hyaluronic acid it does not work in the same way that dermal fillers do to plump the skin, the solution instead spreads within the skin to nourish and remodel the skin structure. Any area of the body can be treated with Profhilo but is most commonly used for the face, neck and hands.

Quick Treatment Facts

Name: Profhilo, Skin Remodelling,  Bioremodelling
Pain: Slight discomfort but topical anaesthetic will be provided if requested
Length of treatment: 30 mins
Downtime: None
Results: 8-10 weeks after your first treatment, but best seen after second treatment
Number of treatments required: 2 treatments spaced a month apart every 9-12 months.
Cost: Starts from £590
Locations: London Harley Street, Bristol, Buckinghamshire, Glasgow and Northampton

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Regenlite

Regenlite is a laser treatment that can improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles. The laser light targets micro vessels underneath your skin with the aim of mimicking an injury which causes your skin to produce new collagen in response. Regenlite is suitable for all skin types and the gradual results make this treatment ideal for those looking to achieve a natural and continuous result.

Quick Treatment Facts

Name: Regenlite, N-Lite
Pain: Minimal discomfort, warming sensation
Length of treatment: 30-60 mins
Downtime: None
Results: Skin will improve over a course of 3 months
Number of treatments required: 3-5 sessions usually once every couple of weeks.
Cost: A course of 5 treatments for 1 area starts from £700
Locations: London Harley Street, Bristol, Birmingham, Glasgow, Leeds, Manchester and Northampton

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Thermage

Thermage is the only non-invasive procedure that helps to tighten and contour your skin in a single treatment. It is often described as a non-surgical facelift and is really effective at creating subtle and natural looking results. It works by heating the deep and collagen rich layers of your skin using radiofrequency technology to stimulate your body’s natural renewal of collagen as well as remodelling existing collagen. Thermage can be used on the face, eyes and body and works smooth lines and wrinkles.

Quick Treatment Facts

Name: Thermage, Thermage CPT System, Non-Surgical Facelift
Pain: Minor discomfort but considerably less painful than older versions of the treatment
Length of treatment: 45 mins
Downtime: None
Results: 3-6 months for best results that last 12-16 months
Number of treatments required: 1 treatment
Cost: Starts from £1,900 for lower face
Locations: London Harley Street

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Why choose The Private Clinic?

Anti-ageing treatments are our specialty here at The Private Clinic. Our team of highly experienced skin experts are fully qualified to give you the best advice on treatments that are going to help you achieve a more youthful appearance without looking overdone. Other common skin ageing complaints include sun damage and pigmentation and we have a really effective IPL Photorejuvenation treatment that is great for smoothing out the tone and texture of your skin and can help in treating rosacea, age spots, sun damage/spots, and general skin tone irregularities.

All of our skin treatments are performed by highly trained professionals within our CQC registered clinics meaning you are in the safest of hands at all times.

To find out the best treatment for you, book a free consultation at a clinic local to you by calling 0333 920 2471 or click here.

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