MEDICAL AESTHETICS & LASER TREATMENTS
Here is a list of medical aesthetics and laser services performed at Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery. We offer creative non-surgical options as a complement or alternative to traditional surgery. Many of these treatments have little, if any, down time. Let us help you select what might work well for you.
Birthmarks come in a variety of sizes, shapes, textures and colors. They’re little quirks that make you unique, but sometimes you’d prefer to have your birthmarks removed for aesthetic reasons. Dr. J. J. Wendel’s skilled team can accomplish this in a safe, comfortable and pain-free manner. Read more by clicking on the Birthmark Removal link above.
Are you unhappy with wrinkles that are forming as laugh lines or frown lines on your face? Do you want to do something about it before surgery might be necessary? You may be a good candidate for Botox® Cosmetic, which can temporarily erase these fine lines and wrinkles. Dr. Wendel and his associates can assist you with your Botox needs. Read more by clicking on the Botox Cosmetic link above.
Up to 90 percent of women struggle with stubborn cellulite, despite being in good shape. There is a solution to the problem of unsightly dimpling. Read more by clicking on the Cellulite Treatment link above.
We offer effective chemical peels to improve the texture and quality of your skin. If you have had a chemical peel or other skin treatment to repair sun damage, it is important to maintain your results and protect your skin with sunscreen. We can help. Read more by clicking on the Chemical Peel link above.
If you are generally in good shape but have a few problem areas or cellulite that won’t seem to go away, surgery is not always necessary. You may be a candidate for the Exilis® Elite. Exilis Elite is an advanced radio frequency (RF) technology that targets fat cells to reduce fat and also tighten skin. Exilis Elite treatments can be performed alone or as part of a recovery program with other procedures such as liposuction. Read more by clicking on the Exilis Elite link above.
Exilis Intima is a one-of-a-kind non-surgical alternative for vaginal rejuvenation. The 30-minute treatment is done using the energy-based Exilis Elite device to naturally stimulate collagen production, restoring the vaginal area’s strength and vitality. Read more by clicking on the Exilis Intima link above.
If bags under your eyes are making you look tired, Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery offers several treatment options to dramatically reduce their appearance including dermal fillers, laser resurfacing and Botox® injections. Read more by clicking on the Eye Bags Treatment link above.
Eyelash extensions are currently one of the beauty industry’s hottest trends. Enhance your eyes both day and night with dazzling silk mink extensions. Weightless, comfortable and long-lasting, and they look completely natural. Contact Christy to schedule an appointment today at (615) 891-9294. Read more by clicking on the Eyelash Extensions link above.
Did you see an inexperienced injector and get too much filler? Do you have lumpy areas of filler that you would like to smooth out? We can help. We have advanced, highly trained providers. Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery provides expert hyaluronidase injections to fine tune your results or correct over-injection. Read more by clicking on the Hyaluronidase link above.
Hyperhidrosis or excessive sweating is an embarrassing medical condition that can interfere with your daily routine. It may affect your underarm area, the palms of your hands or the soles of your feet. Periodic, systematic injections with Botox® Cosmetic is approved by the FDA as a safe treatment for this condition; it can substantially reduce sweating for up to six months. Read more by clicking on the Hyperhidrosis Treatment link above.
Dermal fillers and injectables are one of the most common ways to add volume to the lips and face for a more youthful appearance. There are many different types of fillers. Dr. Wendel, Lori Lankford, NP or another team member can help you choose which filler is best for you and your specific goals. Read more by clicking on the Injectable Fillers link above. See also, our newest filler for lips and fine lines around the mouth, VOLBELLA, and VOLUMA for volumizing your cheeks. Fillers can also be used for nonsurgical liquid facelift or liquid rhinoplasty.
Do you feel self-conscious about fat under your chin? Does it make you look heavier or older than you really are? Do you want a non-surgical, non-invasive solution? If most of these apply to you, you could be a good candidate for KYBELLA®. Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery is one of the first and few providers of this FDA-approved injectable in Nashville. Read more by clicking on the Kybella link above.
Do you have unwanted hair? Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery offers Laser Hair Removal | Laser Hair Reduction with both Laser technology and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL). Your treatments will be customized depending on your skin type and the amount, color, density and location of the unwanted hair. Read more by clicking on the Laser Hair Removal link above.
Using intense bandwidths of light, BBL or Forever Young BBL laser skin rejuvenation treats the surface of your skin and its deeper layer to produce a clearer complexion, repair sun damage and give you a younger look. If sun exposure and age have produced wrinkles and fine lines around your mouth and eyes, you may be an ideal candidate for Halo Laser treatments, full-surface laser skin resurfacing, fractional laser skin resurfacing, micro laser peel (MLP) or a combination treatment.Our Erbium: YAG Laser is known for its efficacy, safety and minimal down time. The providers at Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery use the most advanced resurfacing technology. Read more by clicking the Laser Surgery & Laser Treatment link above.
We do not perform lipodissolve at Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery.
Melasma is a difficult condition requiring intensive treatment. Although it’s never truly cured, a combination of treatments can help reduce its effects. At Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery, we treat melasma using multiple modalities including skin care and protection, chemical peels, microneedling, fractional laser and intense pulsed light. A series of treatments is often necessary to get the best results. Read more by clicking on the Melasma Treatment link above.
Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery proudly offers professional microneedling treatments. Our aesthetic specialists apply a micro pen to stimulate collagen production; this makes your skin look healthier and younger. The process also drives the best products deeper into your skin, which enhances results. Microneedling can be used to treat various skin conditions such as fine lines and wrinkles, melisma, hyperpigmentation, scars and more. Read more by clicking on the Microneedling link above.
If you want to look your best without applying makeup every day, Dr. J. J. Wendel offers high-quality permanent makeup application in the safe setting of a doctor’s office. Permanent makeup is a safe, pain-free and convenient way to enhance the look of your eyelids, eyebrows and lips. Read more by clicking on the Permanent Makeup link above.
Improve the appearance of wrinkles, sun damage, and even dark eye circles with a Platelet-Rich Plasma Facial. We also offer PRP Injections to reduce the appearance of acne scars and stretch marks, as well as PRP for Hair Loss. Read more by clicking on the PRP Facials & Treatments link above.
Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery offers non-surgical scar treatment to reduce the appearance of scars in a non-invasive way. Possible treatments may include fractional laser treatment, microneedling, micro laser peels or steroid injections. Silagen helps to manage freshly healed scars. Treating acne scars may be particularly challenging. Microneedling, Halo laser, fractional laser and injectable fillers are often used or combined. These treatments stimulate collagen remodeling to improve appearance. “Ice pick” scars are best managed through direct excision and closure. If scar removal is desired, it is performed in the office under local anesthesia. Read more by clicking on the Scar Treatment link above.
Are you constantly struggling to conceal visible spider veins, broken capillaries or other visible blood vessels? Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery offers sclerotherapy and advanced vascular laser treatments to correct these and other types of vascular skin problems. Read more by clicking on the Sclerotherapy link above.
A stretch mark is a form of scar that occurs when your skin has been stretched out and thinned. The goal of treatment is to make the skin pull itself back together. Treatment methods that stimulate collagen production and improve the appearance of stretch marks include fractional laser treatment, micro laser peels and microneedling. Growth factor serums or other products may be used as adjuncts to treatment. Read more by clicking on the Stretch Marks Treatment link above.
We have two Lasers that are highly effective at removing tattoos of all colors and in people of all skin types. The RevLite Laser is one of the best lasers on the market for tattoo removal. Read more and watch our video by clicking on the Tattoo Removal link above. See also, [Sciton Joule Laser] and [RevLite Laser].
For an objective analysis of your complexion that’s easy to understand and skin care recommendations customized for your specific needs, visit Dr. J. J. Wendel Plastic Surgery. Our licensed aestheticians can provide a comprehensive report card for your skin using the Visia Skin Analysis. Read more by clicking on the VISIA Complexion Analysis link above.
Wrinkles affect both men and women, and they come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Dr. J. J. Wendel’s team can develop a personalized treatment plan that addresses your skin’s specific needs and erases your unwanted lines and wrinkles. Popular treatments include injectable fillers, chemical peels, laser peels and Botox®. The ultimate weapon in the war on wrinkles is a facelift by Dr. Jason Wendel, our clinic’s experienced, talented and board-certified plastic surgeon. Read more by clicking on the Wrinkle Treatment link above.
Medical Aesthetics and Medical Esthetics are used interchangeably. Aesthetics is more common spelling. Practically speaking, there is not a technical difference.