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Performed to restore the functioning of the body parts or to correct a deformity that ma be the result if a birth defect, burn, injury or trauma to the skin, tissue, nerves or muscles
The use of chemical solutions to exfoliate the surface of the skin, promote cell turnover and induce desquamation
An injection of which blocks nerve impulses and temporarily paralyzes muscles that cause facial wrinkles
Surgical procedure that improves uneven skin textures due to acne, facial scars and fine wrinkles, by mechanically scraping off the top layers of skin
Eyelid surgery to remove excess fat, skin or muscle from the upper and lower eyelids.
Can improve visible signs of aging by removing excess fat, tightening underlying muscles, and re-draping the skin of the face and neck
Remove the affected portion of the epidermis to heat the papillary dermis, which regenerated collagen
Penetrate the epidermis, usually without affecting it, to treat the papillary dermis below
Uses a beam of highly focused light to vaporize the upper layers of damaged skin at specific and controlled levels of penetration
Is an extremely contagious bacterial infection that affects the membrane that lines the eyelids
(Cold sores) are highly contagious viral infections that are triggered when the body or skin is placed under extreme stress, such as a laser treatment, chemical peel or surgical procedure
Taken orally and travel through the body in the bloodstream. Frequently used to treat skin disorders and diseases, and to promote healing following surgery
Scope of Practice
The estheticians' procedures that may be legally performed, as defined by the local regulatory agency, which can vary from location to location
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