FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What are Threads?
Threads are a dissolvable suture made from polydioxanone (PDO) used to provide lifting and repositioning of facial tissue.
Do you offer Botox or other Neuromodulators?
Yes, Blu Aesthetics administers Botox by Allergan and Dysport by Galderma. Both are leading neuromodulators used throughout the world.
What are Dysport and Botox good for?
- Softening existing fine lines of the face, forehead, glabella, crowfeet, etc
- Preventing new lines from developing
- Jawline slimming and/or refining
- Gummy Smile Reduction
If you have inquiries for applications of neuromodulators beyond this please contact us for a consultation
How long are Neuromodulators Good For?
Our neuromodulators can last up to 3-6 months. Individuals usually begin to see mild return of movement at 8 weeks with varying progression to full return of muscle use.
How long do fillers last?
Fillers generally last six to twelve months with individuals varying based on location and quantity of filler used. Touch-ups are needed to maintain a consistent appearance. We are happy to work with you to find a timeline to maintain your aesthetic goals!
Can I get permanent fillers?
Here at Blu Aesthetics we use HA based fillers to help you achieve your desired look. These fillers are broken down by the bodies own natural process over the course of several months. Permanent fillers are achieved via facial augmentation typically using fat transfer or silicone and is not a service we offer. We’d love to talk to you about your goals and see how our non surgical approach may in fact be.
What kind of laser treatments do you offer?
Our high tech lasers have modalities that can treat hyper-pigmentation rosacea spider veins reduce hair growth provide resurfacing and scar reduction among other indications. Call us today for a free consultation to see if a laser treatment is the right modality for you!
If you are unsure as to whether we can treat your condition, give us a call to inquire about the variety of laser treatments that we offer. We offer complimentary consultations and are be happy to learn more about your needs and inform you how we can help!
Do laser treatments hurt?
Our laser treatments are administered by seasoned professionals who will ensure your utmost comfort during any procedure you receive here at Blu Aesthetics. Laser treatments are typically associated with only mild discomfort, and are much less painful than traditional hair removal and vein treatments. We use topical numbing if needed and also have Pronox for to relax you.
(Pronox is a combination of nitrous and oxygen)
Are any of your procedures surgical?
No, none of the procedures done at Blu Aesthetics are surgical or invasive. We are proud to be a med spa offering non-surgical procedures that help build your confidence and achieve the look you desire.
How often do I need to come back for a touch up?
The frequency of your visit(s) largely depends on what procedure you’re receiving and whether or not it requires upkeep. We work with each of our patients one-on-one and will inform you regarding timelines for when you should come back and visit us for maintenance.