Rejuvenation Solutions for a Mature Skin With Complications

In this presentation a panel of experts will be given a specific patient health and skin evaluation profile of a mature woman seeking to improve her skin concerns and achieve a more youthful appearance. Each panelist will be given the opportunity to discuss their treatment approach, as well as identify treatment outcome possibilities and limitations.

Brief Client/patient profile:

AGE: 56.

PRESENTED SKIN CONDITION: Rosacea mid-facial with evidence of telangiectasia in the cheeks creating a flushed appearance. The skin is dehydrated and quite inflamed. The main area where lines appear are in the forehead, around the eyes nasolabial and marionette. The lower face is showing signs of loss of tone impacting the nasolabial fold and the jawline losing definition. The client’s skin colour is classified as a Fitzpatrick III with evidence of some pigmentation in the cheeks.

HEALTH CONDITION: Menopause with hot flushed contributing to restless sleep. Type II diabetes which she is keeping under control with diet. Allergic to seafood. Since COVID-19 she has been experiencing anxieties and her doctor has subscribed benzodiazepines for short term use only.

REQUIRED OUTCOME: Patient is seeking to improve overall skin texture, minimise the redness in her skin, remove pigmentation, refresh the skin minimising the appearance of lines and wrinkles including toning of her jawline.
She is currently only using a light moisturiser, a foaming cleanser and occasionally applies a night cream. She does not use sunscreen. All her products are basic supermarket products which she randomly uses.

About Dr David Kosenko

David graduated from Monash University in 1987 and became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 1994. He has always had an interest in GP ‘dermatology’ and skin cancer medicine and in 2007 he branched into cosmetic medicine, subsequently attaining Fellowship with the CPCA and ACCSM. David is the current Vice President of the CPCA and speaks regularly at conferences, workshops and webinars.

David has a keen interest in teaching and is a supervisor for GP registrars, a mentor for cosmetic medicine registrars and is involved in teaching nursing and medical students at his clinics.

He is passionate about the concept of ‘lifelong learning’ and recognises that there is a lot to be gleaned by interacting with those from outside one’s craft group.

About Sally Park

Sally Park holds a Bachelors in Health Science (Clinical Aesthetics). She is the Marketing and Distribution Management and the Clinical Supervisor to the Australian College of Health and Wellness.  Sally specialises in various forms of holistic therapies, dermal aesthetics and hair transplants.
She has a solid history at various cosmetic clinics and specialises in training and coaching teams on leadership, light-based therapies and a multitude of other clinical therapies.

About Rebecca Habersberger

Rebecca graduated from Nursing in 1993 with honours and moved into Plastic and Cosmetic surgery, resulting in over 20 years’ experience in the industry. She has worked for several Plastic and Cosmetic surgeons throughout Victoria, providing a number of services to patients. These include cosmetic assessments, Botox® injections, Filler treatments and Laser Therapy. Due to her wealth of experience and expertise Rebecca has spent years as a highly successful trainer with several companies and in many of the cosmetic products and procedures. She prides herself on providing a “Total Facial Assessment” consultation.