Category Archives: Treatments

Cosmetic Injectables: Looking Natural not Unnatural

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Well placed dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle injections can look amazing. You’ve probably seen good ‘work’ a hundred times, but because it’s done with skill and precision, you probably didn’t even notice. Here’s what injectables can do to keep you looking your best and, of course, natural. Anti-wrinkle injections: Anti-wrinkle injections are used to relax muscles….

What is Cooltech™ fat reduction and is it right for me?

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At Southern Cosmetics we understand that it is not always possible to achieve your desired body shape through diet and exercise alone, and this can be a frustrating time when you are doing all the right things! The good news is, we have a fat freezing, body shaping solution that can help with those hard…

Ultraformer III…the What, How and Why of it all!

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Answering a few frequently asked questions about one of our most requested treatments the Ultraformer III. What is Ultraformer® III? Ultraformer III utilises high intensity micro and macro-focused ultra-energy to target specific layers of the skin to stimulate collagen. This in turn creates a tightening and lifting to loose or sagging skin, decreases the appearance…

A Beginner’s Guide to Injectable Treatments

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Anti-wrinkle injections and dermal fillers are the two most popular non-invasive cosmetic treatments in Australia (and the world) right now. Last year in the USA, 7 million anti-wrinkle injections and 2.5 million filler injections where performed. But there’s a few things your should know before you take the plunge. 1. Expectations It is important to…

Benefits of Consulting a Dermal Clinician

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Consulting a Dermal Clinician is generally the beginning of your skin journey. This is where you can: Build a customised home-care regime Find which treatments may or may not suit your skin Build a treatment plan (whether it be long or short term) Gain a better understanding of your skin Get to know your practitioner…

Does Home Care Matter?

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A question we so often get is “Does home care matter?” The short answer is … YES. The long answer is … YES An effective home care routine will not only compliment your treatments but also enhance them. All my clients have heard me use the same analogy: In clinic treatments are your “Spin Class”:…

What is Filler Fatigue?

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What is Filler Fatigue? Filler fatigue is a term associated with the repeated use of filler injections over an extended period.  With time, patients feel the filler is no longer giving them the results they had previously. Filler fatigue can be likened to filling a brand new balloon with as much air as possible, releasing…

Dermal Filler Do’s & Don’ts

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Considering dermal fillers? Dermal filler is a highly effective way of restoring facial volume and youthfulness. However, there are some things to consider that will help you achieve long-lasting, natural results. Dermal Filler Do’s: Make sure you choose the right practitioner for you: When selecting the right practitioner remember, just because a practitioner offers injectables,…

All About Injectables

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What are cosmetic injectables? There are two main types of injectable treatments, anti-wrinkle to smooth out lines and wrinkles and dermal filler to help restore loss of volume in the face. 1. Anti-wrinkle injections Anti-wrinkle injections, are now one of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed in Australia. How do they work? Anti-wrinkle injections are…

All you need to know about Hand Rejuvenation

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Ever wondered why Madonna wears gloves all the time? No it’s not a fashion statement, or sun protection…. her hands give away her age. Basically, her hands don’t match her face! Unfortunately our hands are often exposed to sun, hot water, detergents and all sorts of insults that contribute to brown spots, redness, wrinkles and…