Sagging Skin Sagging skin is a visible “droop” in one’s skin. The skin starts to sink in specific areas such as the cheeks, jowls, and neck. It creates a visible change that’s unappealing and unwelcome. Causes of Sagging Skin A person may notice their skin lose elasticity as it sags. In most cases, the skin droops at a gradual pace without raising alarm bells until it’s noticeable from multiple angles. What are the causes of sagging skin? Causes include: Natural Aging Genetic Predisposition Loss of Facial Fat Loss of Collagen UV Exposure Smoking Please note other regions of the body such as the stomach may have alternative causes such as one’s sleeping position. Repetitive movements for extended hours can trigger sagging skin. For a deeper analysis of one’s sagging skin, it’s best to speak with a specialist. This clinic offers a free, in-depth consultation to all patients with concerns about their drooping skin. The examination will include an assessment of your skin, medical history, and your aesthetic goals. Once these are discussed, a comprehensive treatment plan is penned and established for optimal results. Treatment To treat sagging skin and rejuvenate its appearance, the clinic offers an all-encompassing Ultherapy. This treatment enables full access to the core layer(s) of skin to catalyze collagen production. It’s a trusted and approved treatment to prop up sagging skin and give it the boost it needs. If necessary, a solution such as the PDO Thread Lift procedure might be offered. The specialist will analyze a patient’s skin before making this determination and establishing a resolute treatment plan. All treatments are completed at the clinic. These treatments begin with a robust consultation illustrating the skin’s current condition, potential causes, and what an appropriate treatment plan should encompass. This information is relayed to the patient before commencing. On the day of the treatment, the skin is prepped using trusted techniques and a local anesthetic. This soothes the skin before its worked on using high-grade technology. All technology at the clinic is approved by Health Canada and will offer comprehensive results when used. This session will run for at least 60-90 minutes and will include continuous examinations by a competent specialist. Once the session is complete, patients are welcome to leave and head back to their daily routine. If required, a patient will be asked to take an over the counter painkiller (Advil or Tylenol). In general, a patient will feel minimal discomfort and often does not seek painkillers after the session. Recovery This clinic offers a seamless, pain-free experience with all of its treatments. The recovery phase is minimal and will not cause extended discomfort. In most cases, the side effects (if present) will disappear in a few hours. In rare cases, patients are asked to wait a few days as the skin settles. The recovery plan will include a list of do’s and don’ts to help avoid aggravating the skin and slowing down the healing process. This information is included in the consultation and after your session is completed. If followed, the results will continue to come for at least 6-12 months after your last session. The clinic advocates a set of preventative measures to avoid potential sagging. This will include an improved diet, higher water consumption, and a healthier lifestyle. Patients are also recommended to seek additional sessions at the clinic to top up their previous results. For more information on treating sagging skin, this clinic welcomes patients to book a consultation with one of its top-tier specialists. These are trained professionals with years of experience and an eye for aesthetic perfection.