LATISSE® makes lash growth possible because of its active ingredient: bimatoprost. Although the precise mechanism of action is not known, research suggests that the growth of eyelashes occurs by increasing the percent of hairs in, and the duration of, the anagen (or growth) phase. Lashes can grow longer, thicker and darker because bimatoprost can also prolong this growth phase. For more detailed information about Latisse, contact us or visit latisse.com. Latisse is available for purchase at Skinology Medical Spa.
0.025%, 0.5%, 0.1% – Tretinoin is a derivative of vitamin A. Topical tretinoin is used in the treatment of mild to moderate acne and on skin that has been damaged by excessive exposure to the sun. Tretinoin irritates the skin and causes the cells of the skin to grow (divide) and die more rapidly, increasing the turnover of cells. Tretinoin can reduce some wrinkles, areas of darkened skin, and rough areas of skin, all of which occur in sun-damaged skin. In patients with sun-damaged skin, improvements in the skin usually are seen within the first 3 to 4 weeks of treatment. Brown spots begin to fade after six to eight weeks. Wrinkles decrease or disappear after three to six months.
0.75%- Metronidazole Gel is used for the treatment of Rosacea. Rosacea can’t be cured, but with the proper treatment it can definitely be managed. Metronidazle is a medication designed to help reduce inflammatory lesions (bumps and blemishes) associated with rosacea. Using Metronidazole according to your doctor’s recommendations, along with a good skin care regimen, will help you more effectively manage your rosacea and achieve healthier skin.