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					                                                                              Full range of services available at Persona:
                    Treatments are
                                                                                   Rejuvenation                    Dermatology Services                Aesthetic Enhancement




Anti-Ageing Laser
                    performed by qualified                                    – Time Machine skin analysis
                                                                                & evaluation
                                                                                                                – Acne scar removal
                                                                                                                – Rosacea, redness &
                                                                                                                                                   – Lip, chin, cheek, nose
                                                                                                                                                     enhancement
                                                                              – Age spots & pigmentation          broken facial veins              – Scars
                    medical practitioners, to                                 – Wrinkles
                                                                              – Sun aged skin
                                                                                                                – Spots, moles & wart removal
                                                                                                                – Excessive Perspiration
                                                                                                                                                   – Freckles

                                                                              – Mature skin                     – Minor Dermatological Surgery
                    meet your expectations
                    and ensure your safety.                                        Vein Therapy
                                                                              – Spider veins
                                                                                                                   Body Contour
                                                                                                                – Cellulite treatment
                                                                                                                                                       Weight Management
                                                                                                                                                   – Weight loss, nutrition &
                                                                              – Varicose veins                  – Excess localized fat removal       exercise benefits
                                                                                                                  (Smartlipo)                      – Post-natal
                                                                                                                – Stretch marks
                                                                                   Hair Removal
                                                                              – Unwanted hair removal
                                                                              – Ingrown hair removal



                    Results that truly speak for themselves
                    in a few effective visits.




                                                                                                                                                                                        Anti-Ageing Laser
                                                                              T/    +356 21 340 366     E/   info@persona.com.mt       42, Marina Court, Sir Ugo Mifsud Street,
                                                                              F/    +356 21 340 979          www.persona.com.mt        c/w G. Calì Street, Ta’ Xbiex, TBX 1437, Malta
                    Before                       After




                                                                                                                                                                                        Rejuvenation
                    Before                       After
                                                                                                                                                                                        Erase and Rewind

                                                                                                                                                                                        Reverse the signs of ageing with cosmetic laser skin rejuvenation.
                    Before                       After
                                                              Naturally You




                    Photos courtesy of Dr. Bruce Katz
Your skin’s future need not be a                    Why does skin age?                                                                                                      Do any precautions have to be taken before and
                                                    There are two distinct types of ageing . That caused by the genes we inherit - called intrinsic ageing, and
                                                                                                                                                                            after treatment?
continuation of its past...                         the other, caused by environmental factors - known as extrinsic ageing. Intrinsic ageing, is a continuous
                                                    process, whereby production of collagen fibres that give support and structure, slows down, while elastin, the
                                                                                                                                                                            Tanning must be avoided for two to three weeks prior to, and after, the procedure. An SPF 50+ sunscreen
                                                                                                                                                                            should be used on areas exposed to the sun in the weeks preceding and following treatment. It is
                                                    substance that enables skin to snap back into place, becomes less springy. Our genetic make-up controls how
                                                                                                                                                                            imperative, that after the procedure, the treated area, which will then be quite sensitive, not be rubbed or
                                                    quickly this natural ageing process unfolds. In extrinsic ageing, a number of external factors act concurrently
                                                                                                                                                                            scratched, and be given some time to recover. The application of a suitable moisturiser or skincare product,
Every so often, a breakthrough, revolutionary       with the normal ageing process to prematurely age our skin. Most of this is caused by the sun’s harmful rays.
                                                    Freckles, age spots, spider veins on the face, rough and leathery skin, fine wrinkles that disappear when
                                                                                                                                                                            will be recommended by our specialist. This will help soothe any redness, and further reduce recovery time.
                                                                                                                                                                            Avoid swimming or taking very hot baths for the first couple of days. Hypo-allergenic make-up may be used
technology comes along which is so exceptional      stretched, loose skin, and more serious skin conditions, can all be traced to sun exposure.
                                                                                                                                                                            immediately after your procedure.

in our field of cosmetic surgery, that it changes   How does our anti-ageing laser work in skin ageing?                                                                     How many treatment sessions are required?
the way we do things. The fractional laser          Our anti-ageing laser features Combined Apex Pulse technology, which fractionates a powerful laser beam into
                                                                                                                                                                            Results vary with each specific case. Patients may require anywhere from four to six sessions of treatment
                                                    a mosaic pattern of about 1000 micro-beams, on the skin. The resulting precise pattern penetrates the skin
is such a technology. when treating skin            to create zones of micro-thermal injury, while leaving the surrounding skin intact. The result is both collagen
                                                                                                                                                                            to achieve desired results.

                                                    remodelling and stimulation. Our MPX technology workstation blends two distinct wavelengths, to penetrate
conditions, instead of burning the entire           both the superficial dermis, targeting the zone of maximal sun damage, and significantly deeper, to provide             How long do results last?
                                                    deep collagen heating, and tissue tightening. Two simultaneous treatments administered as one.
surface of the skin and leaving open wounds,                                                                                                                                As with the ageing process itself, this varies from person to person. However, if steps are taken to protect
                                                                                                                                                                            and preserve your freshly rejuvenated skin, such as applying an SPF 50+ sunscreen daily, and using facial

fractional lasers create infinitesimally small,     What results can I expect?                                                                                              cleansers and anti-ageing creams, your results will last longer.

                                                    Our anti-ageing laser workstation improves the condition of fine lines and pigmentation. Following a series of
microscopic wounds, treating only specifically      Affirm treatments, your skin will feel rejuvenated, with visible softening of fine lines as well as tightening of lax   My wrinkles are quite deep.
                                                    skin. You will continue to see improvement even after the treatment is complete, with new collagen being produced.
targeted areas, and leaving the rest of the skin                                                                                                                            Will anti-ageing laser work for me?
perfectly intact. This makes treatment faster,      What parts of the body can be treated?                                                                                  while fractional laser is at the forefront of anti-ageing laser technology there is yet another treatment
                                                                                                                                                                            option offered at Persona - ablative laser resurfacing. This differs from fractional laser in that a microscopic

safer and more efficient. At Persona we are         The face, neck, décolleté, and hands are the areas most commonly treated.                                               controlled wound is created by vaporising parts of the skin’s layers. This reaches much deeper into the
                                                                                                                                                                            skin, stimulating new collagen production, and remodelling existing collagen. This degree of collagen

proud to offer the next-generation in fractional    How long does a treatment session last?                                                                                 improvement allows for treatment of more severe lines and deeper wrinkles. Laser resurfacing is associated
                                                                                                                                                                            with more downtime than the fractional non-ablative treatments, however it also requires fewer sessions.
laser technology. Our anti-ageing laser             Sessions are short, lasting anywhere between fifteen minutes to half an
                                                    hour. Discomfort is minimal and easily tolerated without anaesthesia, or
                                                                                                                                                                            During your consultation, our plastic surgeon will discuss these issues with you, ensuring the selection of a
                                                                                                                                                                            treatment most suitable for you, while minimising any inconvenience to your daily routine.
represents a significant advance over older         using only topical numbing cream.


fractional lasers, reviving dull, sun-damaged       Are there any side effects to                                                                                           Are there any non-laser treatments for aged skin?
                                                                                                                                                                            while laser treatments are extremely effective in treating aged skin, other options exist that can be used
lifeless skin, reducing fine lines and wrinkles,    treatment?                                                                                                              effectively, especially in mild to moderate cases of ageing. Persona can offer you Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)
                                                    Persona’s anti-ageing laser should cause only minimal post-treatment                                                    treatment using the latest I2PL technology. This is very effective in treating fine lines and shallow wrinkles,
and tightening loose, wrinkly skin.                 discomfort, and is pain-free when compared to treatment by other                                                        age spots and superficial pigmentation. Being gentler, IPL leaves you with even less downtime, but usually
                                                    fractional lasers. Any redness, swelling or puffiness that occurs,                                                      requires more sessions.
                                                    should clear up within a few days.

				
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