HealthFit Aesthetic Services
HealthFit Family Medicine is pleased to offer aesthetic services. Whether one is an established patient of HealthFit or not, these services are offered to all. To schedule your free consultation to learn about our offerings, please call 303-218-7774.
Aesthetic patients are provided with a free consultation prior to starting any treatment. During this consultation, a comprehensive review is conducted which includes patient treatment expectations, thus providing patients with full knowledge of treatment options and potential outcomes. If treatment is determined to commence, appropriate consent forms are signed prior to treatment, and after treatment post- treatment instructions are reviewed.
Types of Procedures Offered
Botox is a cosmetic prescription medication that is injected into muscle to temporarily improve the look of moderate to severe forehead lines, crow’s feet lines and frown lines between the eyebrows in adults. The treatment involves small injections into the treated muscles. The injections may cause temporary mild discomfort and redness or swelling at injection. sites. The treatment usually lasts four (4) months, and the cost is $13.00 per unit and between 40-50 units are injected, however it is patient specific.
Juvederm ultra/ultra plus
Juvederm ulta/ultra plus is a stabilized hyaluronic acid gel that is injected into facial tissue to smooth wrinkles and folds. Common treatment areas are around the nose and mouth. While the injections may be painful, a topical anesthetic gel may be applied to reduce discomfort. Bruising and swelling in the treated areas is common and may last for a day or two. Patients are instructed to apply ice to minimize bruising and swelling. Each syringe costs $600.00 and 1-3 syringes may be used, however it is patient specific. The treatment usually lasts 9-12 months.
Volbella is a hyaluronic acid dermal filler that is injected into the lips to improve wrinkles aound the lips and provide fullness to the lips. A topical anesthetic may be applied prior to injections to minimize discomfort. Bruising and swelling may occur following injections and typically lasts a day or two. Each syringe costs $400 and typically 1-2 syringes are used, however it is patient specific. The treatment usually lasts 18 months.
Voluma XC is a hyaluronic acid filler injected into the upper cheek area to restore volume and contour to the mid-face. The treatment lasts approximately 2 years. Each syringe costs $800 and typically 1-2 syringes are used, however it is patient specific.
Kybella is a prescription medicine injected below the chin to improve the appearance of fat, often terms as “double chin”. It is a non-surgical approach to destroy fat cells under the chin. This treatment is a series of 6 treatments repeated one month apart. Up to 50 small injections are administered during each treatment session. The injection process may take 15-20 minutes. The most common side effects are swelling, numbness, bruising, redness and pain at the treated area, which lasts a few days. The cost is $1200 for four vials and typically 3 vials are used per treatment.
Latisse is a FDA approved treatment to enhance the growth and thickness of eyelashes. It is an ophthalmic solution applied at night to the margin of the upper eyelashes using an application brush. Improved length, thickness and darkness to the eyelashes approximately after 2 months of nightly application. As this is not a permanent treatment, the improvement may gradually return to the original length after discontinuation of Latisse. Cost is $180 for 3 month treatment.