As a prominent cosmetic surgery provider, Dr. Eric Pugash offers both surgical and non-surgical procedures for the face. Non-surgical procedures are sought by patients who desire to extend the effect of surgical facial rejuvenation treatments, as well as by those who desire to refresh their facial appearance but do not want to pursue surgery. During your one-on-one consultation Dr. Pugash will listen to your aesthetic concerns and desires, and recommend the most appropriate treatment plan for you.
When you choose non-surgical procedures treatment is quick, comfortable and there is little or no downtime. New non-surgical treatments frequently appear in the field of cosmetic medicine. Please contact Dr. Pugash to find out about a product you do not see listed below.
Dr. Pugash will suggest treatment programs to improve your complexion, reduce fine lines, and eliminate brown spots.
BOTOX COSMETIC® injections are comprised of a purified protein produced by the Clostridium botulinum bacterium and can be used to weaken muscles that produce undesirable facial expressions. This injectable treatment is most commonly used to weaken the muscles that create frown lines between the eyebrows. BOTOX COSMETIC® treatment can also be used to diminish crow’s feet and forehead lines. The entire procedure can take as little as 15 minutes, and the results will last from 4 to 6 months.
This neuromodulator is now available for treatment of upper facial aging, including frown and forehead lines as well as crow’s feet. Dr. Pugash will discuss with you its role as an alternative to BOTOX COSMETIC® treatment.
Restylane is a hyaluronic acid gel that is used to fill out lips, facial wrinkles and facial folds. Do not be misled by the word ‘acid’ – these products are clear, cool gels that do not damage the tissues when they are injected. Perlane is a slightly longer-lasting version of Restylane and is used for lip enhancement and the correction of deep folds. Treatment often takes as little as 30 minutes, and the results will usually last 3 to 4 months.
Radiesse is a filler composed of a water-based gel combined with calcium-based microspheres. It produces immediate volume in the treatment area. Moreover Radiesse stimulates the body to produce its own collagen, extending the initial effect of the treatment. Radiesse can be expected to last for many months, and as long as a year.
LATISSE® eyelash treatment (bimatoprost topical solution 0.03%w/v – Allergan) is the only prescription product approved in Canada to grow natural eyelashes. Visible results occur as early as 8 weeks with full, dramatic effects in 12 to 16 weeks.
Dr. Eric Pugash is proud to be recognized as a talented Vancouver plastic surgeon. In order to help his patients realize their dreams of a glowing face and harmonious body contours, Dr. Pugash offers a wide range of treatments. These include breast augmentation and face lift. Similarly, Dr. Pugash is also regarded as one of the foremost Vancouver liposuction and Vancouver tummy tuck providers. To learn more about these procedures, please visit the respective pages.
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