Face

Skin Rejuvenation - Injectables

Skin rejuvenation is a medical procedure aimed at restoring the youthful appearance of the skin. Injectables, a category of treatments within skin rejuvenation, offer a non-surgical approach to enhance skin quality, reduce signs of aging, and improve overall skin health.

Book Appointment
add Image add Image

Types of Skin Rejuvenation Injectables

  • Profhilo: Profhilo is a bio-remodeling injectable treatment designed to stimulate the production of collagen and elastin. It contains a high concentration of hyaluronic acid, which not only hydrates the skin but also tightens and lifts it. The benefits of Profhilo include improved skin texture, increased firmness, and a more youthful appearance.
  • Gouri: Gouri is an advanced injectable that targets skin laxity and volume loss. It works by stimulating the skin’s natural collagen production, leading to a plumper and more radiant complexion. The benefits of Gouri encompass skin hydration, reduction of fine lines, and enhanced skin elasticity.
  • Plinest: Plinest is a skin rejuvenation injectable known for its ability to address skin aging at a cellular level. It offers a comprehensive solution for skin concerns such as wrinkles, dehydration, and loss of volume. Its effectiveness lies in its unique formulation, which promotes skin regeneration and hydration.
Skin Rejuvenation – Injectables Skin Rejuvenation – Injectables

Benefits of Skin Rejuvenation Injectables

Immediate Results: One of the primary advantages of skin rejuvenation injectables is the immediacy of the results. Post-treatment, individuals often notice a visible improvement in skin quality and texture.

Enhanced Skin Texture and Tone: Over time, injectables work to enhance the overall skin tone, making it more even and radiant. This benefit is particularly noticeable in individuals who previously had uneven skin tones or textural issues.

Reduction of Fine Lines and Wrinkles: A significant benefit of these treatments is their ability to effectively reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, offering a smoother and more youthful complexion.

Procedure and Aftercare

Consultation:

Before the procedure, a thorough consultation is conducted to assess the individual’s skin condition, discuss desired outcomes, and determine the most suitable injectable treatment. This step ensures that the treatment is tailored to the individual’s specific needs.

Skin Preparation:

On the day of the procedure, the skin is cleansed and prepped. This may involve the application of a numbing cream to ensure comfort during the injection process.

Injection Process:

The chosen injectable is administered using fine needles. The practitioner will target specific points on the face or body, ensuring even distribution and optimal results. The entire injection process is typically quick, often completed within an hour.

Immediate Aftercare:

Post-procedure, it’s normal to experience minor swelling, redness, or bruising at the injection sites. Cooling packs or gentle skincare products may be recommended to alleviate any discomfort.

Ongoing Care:

In the days following the treatment, it’s advised to avoid strenuous activities, direct sun exposure, and certain skincare products. This ensures the skin heals properly and the results of the injectable are maintained. Regular check-ups with the practitioner may also be scheduled to monitor the progress and address any concerns.

Skin Rejuvenation – Injectables Skin Rejuvenation – Injectables

Potential Side Effects

Common Side Effects: The most frequently observed side effects post-treatment include redness, swelling, and bruising at the injection sites. These symptoms are typically mild and subside within a few days, requiring minimal intervention.

Rare Side Effects: Less commonly, individuals might experience allergic reactions, infections, or uneven results from the injectables. Monitor for any unusual symptoms and consult with the practitioner if they arise.

Minimizing Risks: To ensure the best possible outcome and minimize potential risks, choose a qualified and experienced practitioner for the procedure. Following the aftercare instructions provided by the practitioner also plays a pivotal role in preventing complications.

Conclusion

Skin rejuvenation injectables offer a non-invasive solution to address various skin concerns. Whether it's aging, skin laxity, or uneven skin tone, injectables provide effective results with minimal downtime. As with any medical procedure, consult with a doctor to determine the best treatment for individual skin needs.

Our Doctors

VIEW ALL

Dr. SK Tan

Special Interest

  • Hyper-pigmentation
  • Anti-Aging
  • Acne
  • Acne Scarring
  • Ingredient Studies

Dr. SK Tan

Dr Tan graduated in 1971, with a Bachelors of Medicine (MB) and a Bachelors of Surgery (BS) from the University of Malaya. Dr Tan’s interest in dermatology led him to train at the St John’s Institute of Dermatology in London in the 1970s and he has since been focused in the field of aesthetic dermatology.

  • MBBS
  • Diploma in Venereology (University of London)
  • Diploma in Dermatology (University of Wales)
  • Diploma in Cosmetic Science (UK)
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (FAAD)

He is a member of numerous medical associations, including the American Academy of Dermatology, the International Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgeons, and the International Academy of Cosmetic Dermatology. Dr Tan was one of the first local doctors to be certified by the American Board of Anti-Aging Medicine. His personal interest in pigmentary disorders and acne has also led him to become an International Member of the Pigmentary Disorders Society of India, the Asian Society of Pigment Cell Research, and the American Acne and Rosacea Society (AARS).

Dr Tan’s work has led him to be invited to speak at numerous international conferences in the US, Europe and throughout the Asia Pacific region. He is a co-editor of “Handbook of Cosmetic Microbiology”, a reference book published by Marcel Dekker, and his papers have been published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, International Journal of Dermatology, Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, Journal of Cosmetic and Laser Therapy, and Expert Review of Dermatology, and has contributed a chapter in the reference book ‘Pigmentary Disorders: A Comprehensive Compendium’.

Special Interest

  • Hyper-pigmentation
  • Anti-Aging
  • Acne
  • Acne Scarring
  • Ingredient Studies
Make An Enquiry

Dr. Ben Yim

Special Interest

  • Anti-aging
  • Hyper-pigmentation
  • Body-Contouring
  • Fat Reduction

Dr. Ben Yim

Dr Yim graduated from Monash University in Australia with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree. He has also earned a Master of Science in Clinical Dermatology from the University of London and more recently in Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics from Anglia Ruskin University in UK, as well as a Graduate Diploma in Family Physicians in National University of Singapore.

  • M.B.B.S (Monash University) 1994
  • Diploma Practical Dermatology (University of Wales College of Medicine) 1998
  • MSc. Clinical Dermatology (University of London) 1999
  • MBA (University of Chicago) 2011
  • MSc Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics (Anglia Ruskin) 2018
  • GDFM (NUS) 2019

Dr Yim has been practicing aesthetic medicine in private practice since 2000. The former director of Clinical Aesthetics & Laser Centre has been offering a wide armamentarium of aesthetic services including Botox, fillers for facial enhancement, skin tightening with Thermage FLX, Ulthera and fractional lasers, threadlifts, and non-invasive body contouring treatments.

As a trainer for Allergan Medical Institute in Singapore, Dr Yim has been invited to speak and train for numerous aesthetic workshops and conferences including “The Advanced Facial Anatomy and Injectables Workshop”, Botox and Filler injectable training workshops organized by Allergan, “The Singapore Disease Conference 2008” and “1st International Conference on Healthcare Transformation 2008” and Forum for Professional Self-regulation jointly organized by the SingHealth Centre for Health Services Research and the NUS Medical Society, to name a few.

Dr Yim comes from a family of four doctors, all in private practice in family medicine. Despite the move into full-time aesthetic medicine, Dr Yim has also taken an interest in family medicine pursuing a Master degree in Medicine in Family Medicine in NUS in which he hopes to complete in 2020.

Outside of his profession, Dr Yim also actively participates in social projects such as tattoo laser removal for prison inmates and teenage delinquents. For leisure, he enjoys golf, reading, playing the piano and running – he has participated in several half-marathons.

Special Interest

  • Anti-aging
  • Hyper-pigmentation
  • Body-Contouring
  • Fat Reduction
Make An Enquiry

Dr. Liz Lum YX

Special Interest

  • Acne
  • Acne Scarring
  • Fillers
  • Neurotoxin Injection - Botox
  • Face Lifting
  • Facial Slimming and Contouring

Dr. Liz Lum YX

Dr Liz Lum YX graduated from Trinity College in Dublin with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree. She has also earned a graduate diploma in aesthetic medicine with the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM). Apart from these, Dr Lum has also attained certification by the Ministry of Health accredited bodies under the Singapore Medical Council’s Aesthetics Dermatology Education Group for various aesthetics procedures. Before joining IDS, Dr Liz Lum YX was a surgical trainee with the hand surgery department in SGH.

  • MBBCH BAO (Trinity College Dublin)
  • Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine, American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
  • Accredited by the Aesthetic Practice Oversight Committee (Singapore Medical Council) for Certificates of Competence in Aesthetic Procedures
  • Diploma in Cosmetic Science (UK)

Jean Cocteau once said, “If there is a defect in the soul, it cannot be corrected on the face; but if there is a defect on the face and one corrects it, it can correct a soul.” For this reason, Dr Liz Lum YX has a special interest in acne treatment that dates back to times when she had to deal with her own acne problems and breakouts. This drove her to identify the need for innovative products and treatments to treat acne problems. She strongly believes that many acne prone patients will benefit from a combination of innovative dermatological products, lasers and medications.

Dr Liz Lum YX’s other interests include injectables such as botulinum toxins, fillers and laser treatments for pigmentary disorders. Outside of her profession, she enjoys travelling and spending quality time with her family, friends and loved ones over good meals, movies, and a cup of coffee.

Special Interest

  • Acne
  • Acne Scarring
  • Fillers
  • Neurotoxin Injection - Botox
  • Face Lifting
  • Facial Slimming and Contouring
Make An Enquiry

Dr. Ian Tan

Special Interest

  • Acne
  • Anti-Aging
  • Body Contouring
  • Face Lifting
  • Facial Slimming and Contouring
  • Hair Regrowth
  • Weight Management

Dr. Ian Tan

Dr Tan graduated from the National University of Singapore and is one of the few medical doctors selected to lead the Singapore National Healthcare Group surgical residency program. He had his basic years of training in various hospital surgical specialties and he obtained Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (General Surgery) in 2013.

  • MBBS (Singapore)
  • MRCS (Edinburgh)
  • GDFM (Singapore)
  • GDFP Dermatology (Singapore)
  • Certificate in Aesthetic Medicine, Amercian Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
  • Accredited by the Aesthetic Practice Oversight Committee (Singapore Medical Council) for Certificates of Competence in Aesthetic Procedures
  • Diploma in Cosmetic Science (UK)
  • Accredited Family Physician
  • Basic Obesity Management Accreditation 2 (BOMA 2)
  • Certificate Course in Andrology

Through his practice, he developed a keen clinical interest in dermatological conditions and has obtained a Diploma in Dermatology (FP) from NUS. Dr Tan aims to help his patients achieve beauty through science by using appropriate skincare, aesthetic procedures and lasers. He believes his experience in surgery will complement his work in aesthetic and dermatological procedures at the IDS clinic.

A former national, Dr Tan was an avid athlete during his college days and developed him in local and regional canoe competitions. Outside of his profession, he enjoys running and going to the gym.

Special Interest

  • Acne
  • Anti-Aging
  • Body Contouring
  • Face Lifting
  • Facial Slimming and Contouring
  • Hair Regrowth
  • Weight Management
Make An Enquiry

Dr. Michelle Wong

Special Interest

  • Acne
  • Acne Scarring
  • Focused Ultrasound Lifting
  • Skin Brightening
  • Cryo based Treatment

Dr. Michelle Wong

Dr Michelle Wong graduated from The University of Melbourne, Australia with a Bachelors of Medicine, Bachelors of Surgery and Bachelors of Medical Science. She obtained her post-graduate Diploma in Clinical Dermatology with Distinction from the Queen Mary University of London, and holds a Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine with the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM).

  • MBBS from The University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Diploma in Clinical Dermatology from Queen Mary University of London
  • Diploma in Aesthetics Medicine from American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine
  • Diploma in Cosmetic Science (UK)

In aesthetics, Dr Wong believes she has discovered her ikigai – the intersection of what she is both good at and loves doing. Her preferred tools of the trade are injectables such as Botox and Fillers, which she wields with finesse and intuition - often achieving what her patients desire but cannot express through words. Out of passion and interest, she regularly attends conferences and workshops, eager to learn about the latest treatments and techniques to further hone her craft.

Combining the science of medicine with the art of beauty, Dr Wong provides an honest consult to help her patients achieve their skincare and beauty goals. She believes in understated elegance – a focus on a less-is-more approach - and works to enhance her patients’ natural features whilst instilling self-confidence. Her reassuring and gentle approach puts patients at ease allowing her to achieve maximum results through safe and effective procedures.

In her free time, Dr Wong enjoys taking long walks with her dog at the park. Her family praises her inner domestic goddess that can whip up an impressive variety of home-cooked meals. She is also active in church medical missions and believes in contributing back to society through her God-given gifts and talents.

Special Interest

  • Acne
  • Acne Scarring
  • Focused Ultrasound Lifting
  • Skin Brightening
  • Cryo based Treatment
Make An Enquiry

Dr. Vivian Yong

Special Interest

  • Acne
  • Acne Scarring
  • Fillers
  • Neurotoxin Injection - Botox
  • Face Lifting
  • Facial Enhancement

Dr. Vivian Yong

Dr Vivian Yong graduated from National University of Singapore in 2006, and has an experience of more than 10 years in Aesthetics. She has also accumulated extensive surgical skills and experience from various rotations in general surgery, ophthalmology, and ENT.

  • MBBS
  • GDFM

Dr Vivian has always had a natural inclination towards science subjects and this led her into medicine. During her medical graduate days, she developed a keen interest in Aesthetics and Skincare, and she believes that Aesthetics is one area that allows her to help a patient achieve their ideal artistic expression based on science. While Dr Vivian is always keen to accommodate her patients’ needs, she ensures that their welfare remains the utmost priority. This is why Dr Vivian is loved by her patients for always being meticulous and attentive to details.

Dr Vivian’s eye for beauty goes beyond aesthetics. Outside the clinic, Dr Vivian loves to spend her time in leather crafting and jewelry making, transforming basics into beauty. She also loves spending her quiet time exercising in the gym or chilling at home with her loved one.

Special Interest

  • Acne
  • Acne Scarring
  • Fillers
  • Neurotoxin Injection - Botox
  • Face Lifting
  • Facial Enhancement
Make An Enquiry

SUCCESS CASES

*Due to MOH guidelines in Singapore, medical clinics cannot show before & after photos on their websites. However, we would be delighted to showcase our photographs and actual results during your in-clinic consultation with us.

We treat every problem in a

most efficacious way.

Step into the world of aesthetic solutions built upon medical science.

Where we integrate technology, artificial intelligence and complementary skincare to address the most common skin problems.

    Take the First Step

    Contact Us

    Our Clinic Locations

    FAQs

    How long does it take to see the full effects of the injectables?

    While some immediate improvements might be noticeable post-treatment, the full effects of the injectables typically develop over several weeks as the skin continues to rejuvenate and produce more collagen.

    Are skin rejuvenation injectables suitable for all skin types?

    Generally, skin rejuvenation injectables are suitable for a wide range of skin types. However, a thorough consultation with a practitioner helps determine individual suitability and the best treatment approach.

    Can skin rejuvenation injectables be used in combination with other skincare treatments?

    Yes, many individuals combine injectables with other skincare treatments for enhanced results. Discuss any other treatments or skincare routines with the practitioner to ensure compatibility and optimal outcomes.

    How often should one revisit for maintenance treatments?

    The frequency of maintenance treatments varies depending on the type of injectable used and individual skin conditions. Typically, follow-up sessions might be recommended every 6-12 months, but this can vary.

    Are there any specific skincare products to avoid post-treatment?

    Post-treatment, it's advised to avoid products containing harsh chemicals or exfoliants for a few days. A practitioner will provide specific aftercare recommendations tailored to the individual's treatment and skin type.