Cosmetic dermatology in McKinney
The ResurFX™ fractional laser is an advanced, non-ablative, skin resurfacing technology. ResurFX™ fractional laser stimulates the production of new collagen and elastic fibers in the deeper layers of the skin. Stimulating new collagen production is the key to a more radiant, youthful looking skin. Quality results are achieved after three to five sessions in four- to five-week intervals. You will continue to see improvements for up to six months following the treatment.
The Lumenis® Photofractional™ treatment is a complete skin rejuvenation solution, enabling your physician to offer you remarkable results on a range of skin aging concerns such as age and sun spots, fine lines, acne scars, uneven texture and skin tone. Our unique rejuvenation technology combines two treatment methods, IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) and ResurFX™ non-ablative skin resurfacing, so that both skin tone and texture can be treated simultaneously. Optimal results are achieved after three to five sessions in two- to six-week intervals. You will continue to see improvements for up to six months following the treatment.
IPL hair removal treatment is a safe, non-invasive treatment that we offer to dermatology patients in McKinney. IPL hair removal permanently reduces hair growth, resulting in smooth, beautiful skin. Hair removal is effective on black, brown and red hair.
The reduction is already visible after the first session. Treatment is generally administered in a series of six to eight sessions that yield excellent long-term results.
Our IPL technology gently and effectively eliminates spots, discolorations, unwanted blood vessels and redness on the face, hands, and body.
Some pigmentation and age/sun spots can be cleared with as few as one to two treatments. Typically two to six sessions with two to four weeks in between are needed to achieve optimal results for most skin concerns.
The Lumenis Photofractional™ treatment is a complete skin rejuvenation solution for improving the appearance of stretch marks on different areas of the body.
The unique rejuvenation technology combines two treatment methods, IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) and ResurFX™ non-ablative skin resurfacing, so that both skin tone and texture can be treated simultaneously.
Optimal results are achieved after three to five sessions in two- to six-week intervals. You will continue to see improvements for up to six months following the treatment.
Laser and injectable solutions are an effective treatment for spider veins, reticular veins (blue veins), broken capillaries and rosacea. Prepare to expose your legs and rid yourself of those bothersome veins by receiving treatment by our vein specialists.
Chemical peels in McKinney
Peels are skin friendly and effective at addressing many skin conditions without discomfort or down time. Our blends containing a variety of beneficial ingredients to help treat aging skin, acne, rough texture, skin discoloration and fine lines/wrinkles, all while leaving the skin, hydrated and refreshed.
Dermaplaning is a manual exfoliation technique that removes surface debris and the outermost layers of the skin with a custom dermaplaning blade. This process is painless and a very safe treatment for the face.
The benefits of derma planning include increased adsorption of topical products, immediately diminishes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, primes skin for chemical peels and creates healthier, more radiant appearance. This treatment is also effective in removing unwanted vellus hairs from the face.
Injectables in McKinney
The most common cosmetic procedure in the US, Botox/Dysport, improves frown lines between the brows and crow's feet around the sides of the eyes. Fight the aging process with this quick and easy treatment.
Dermal fillers such as Juvederm and Boletero are composed of a hyaluronic acid gel that closely resembles the natural hyaluronic acid found in the skin. This product is fantastic at smoothing out wrinkles and folds in the skin or adding volume to lips for up to one year. With no downtime and instant results, dermal fillers are a safe and effective treatment to soften unwanted lines.
Radiesse is an injectable dermal filler that temporarily adds volume to help smooth moderate to severe facial wrinkles and gives an immediate lifting and firming effect on the skin including the hands.
Submental fullness sometimes referred to as "double chin," is a common yet undertreated facial aesthetic condition. Kybella is a treatment we offer in the office to rid you of this annoying problem. A series of injections which dissolves the fat tissue results in a younger more youthful neckline.
This injectable gel instantly adds volume to the cheek area. It gives you a subtle lift, helping to restore, contour and have a more youthful profile for up to two years. Where Juvederm is the product to smooth out wrinkles and folds, Voluma is most impactful in adding volume to the cheek area.
Dermatology surgery and procedures in McKinney
Dermatologic surgeons deal with the diagnosis and treatment of medically necessary and cosmetic conditions of the skin, hair, nails, veins, mucous membranes and adjacent tissues by various surgical, reconstructive, cosmetic and non-surgical methods. Ask us about the surgical procedures we can perform to address your dermatologic concerns.
The Eclipse MicroPen® is a revolutionary cordless dermal micro-needling device used by skincare professionals across the globe. It is designed to stimulate your skin's natural ability to produce new collagen formation creating a healthier skin by microscopic needles and can be used to improve the appearance of acne scars, hyperpigmentation, melisma, stretch marks and skin texture, as well as, fine lines and wrinkles.
Compared to lasers, which are often restricted to lighter skin, MicroPen can be used on any skin color.
VISIA Complexion Analysis
Transforming skin care practices worldwide, VISIA's advanced technology provides meaningful skin evaluations, on-screen and printed reports, and tracks treatment progress.
VISIA uses Canfield's proprietary RBX® Technology to separate the unique color signatures of red and brown skin components for unequaled visualization of conditions such as rosacea, spider veins, melasma and acne for precision treatment planning.
Repeatable Facial Imaging
VISIA's multi-point facial positioning system and live image overlay make it easy to capture perfectly registered high-quality, high-resolution facial views to document your treatments and procedures.
Visualize and Compare Results
With the VISIA system, you can directly see the results of your treatments side-by-side with your facial analysis prior to treatment.
With VISIA, you are able to keep track of your results and work with Dr. Richey to find the best possible treatments options to maximize your results.