Skin conditions and flaws are part and parcel of life. Ageing is one of the inevitabilities of life, and wrinkles and fine lines will eventually be a cause for concern for all of us. The more difficult ones to stomach are the battle scars that ladies acquire post-pregnancy, and the blemishes that surface as the result of hormonal change. There are also flaws that are born out of trauma, such as surgical scars, burn injuries, and keloids.
Aesthetic treatment is a medical subspecialty that aims to improve one’s quality of life by treating the aforementioned permanent flaws through cosmetic alteration. In the medical field, aesthetics covers a broad spectrum of treatments – from simple cosmetic treatments to dermatology and everything in between.
Why Should You Consider Aesthetic Treatments?
It’s undeniable that you stride in confidence when you are at your best. Most of these skin conditions and flaws are permanent and can severely damage your self-esteem. All of that changes when aesthetic treatments come into the picture. Not only will aesthetic treatments help you regain what was once lost and add value to your life – its result will also last for a lifetime, granting you a new-found confidence that never fades.
What To Expect From Aesthetic Treatments?
Aesthetic treatments include both surgical and non-surgical procedures. While they are different in terms of complexity – they both require the same amount of consultation, planning and discussions before proceeding, so do anticipate a little back and forth.
According to our medical marvels, you should prepare yourself for an extended period of being-at-home time for recovery. While most aesthetic procedures will not restrict or limit your movement, you might want to put on a mask, sunglasses, or any equivalent piece of equipment that conceals your post-aesthetic treatment wound when you are out and about – which can be inconvenient and uncomfortable. With a little patience, you will feel marvelous inside out in no time.
Aesthetic Treatments in Malaysia
Here are some of the aesthetic disciplines that Malaysia’s medical marvels specialise in:
i. Aesthetic Dermatology
Aesthetic dermatology focuses on the appearance of your skin. Dehydration, premature skin ageing and various skin conditions are some of the problems that aesthetic dermatologic treatments can solve. Treatments that are highly sought-after in Malaysia include injectables like facial fillers, dermal fillers (hyaluronic acid) and botox; and laser treatments for acne and premature skin ageing.
ii. Reconstructive Surgery
In the field of aesthetics, reconstructive surgery is performed to treat body parts affected aesthetically by trauma, various types of major surgeries, and more. Among the many types of reconstructive surgeries, Malaysian aesthetic practitioners are renowned for breast reconstruction surgery, particularly for patients who underwent mastectomy.
iii. Plastic Surgery
Plastic surgeries are performed to either restore, reconstruct, or alter the human body, and can range from simple to medium and complex procedures. There are certain cases that only plastic surgeries can solve, such as cleft lip and cleft palate. Malaysia’s medical marvels specialise not only in those, but also in scar revision, and simpler procedures like lump removal, body and face lifts.
iv. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
This surgical speciality focuses on reconstructive surgery of the face, oral cavity, head and neck, mouth and jaws, as well as facial cosmetic treatments. It treats a broad spectrum of diseases and injuries. People from around the globe come to Malaysia to seek aesthetic treatments like dental bridges, crowns, implants; and also simpler aesthetic procedures like whitening, scaling and polishing.
v. LASIK Surgery
Laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) surgery is performed to treat myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness) and astigmatism. It treats the above conditions through the reshaping of the cornea to enable light to enter the eye properly again. However, your cornea must have sufficient thickness in order for LASIK surgery to be performed on you, so do consult our medical marvels before proceeding.
Malaysia houses an arsenal of seasoned aesthetic practitioners and plastic and reconstructive surgeons. Every single one of them have ample experience and are approved to practise by the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC), Annual Practising Certificate (ACP), and Licensing and Credentialing to Practise (LCP).
Some aesthetic procedures are more complicated than others. If multiple visits are required, you can always enjoy everything that Asia’s cultural melting pot has to offer while you are around. Our medical marvels are more than ready to assist you in your journey to marvelousness. Contact us now more for more information about aesthetic and cosmetic treatments in Malaysia now.