It would be rare to come across a person who doesn’t enjoy looking good. Across ages, cultures and times, we come across accounts of people who have taken great pains to look good, and some of them have even gone to extreme lengths. From milk baths in Greece to argan oil treatments in Mexico and turmeric masks in India, every culture has some remedy for retaining youthful and glowing skin. This brings us to one agreement – that the skin was always considered an important marker for beauty. And not surprisingly, this hasn’t changed even today. The way our skin appears has an important influence on not only how others perceive our beauty, but also how good we feel about ourselves.
Surely, beauty is not only skin deep
Looking good, more so in today’s world, has a huge impact on how we feel about ourselves. It impacts our self-esteem and self-confidence, and this can in turn, have an adverse impact on other areas of our lives. Haven’t we all had those days when we have received a compliment about looking good and that makes us walk around with a bounce in our step? That is because our perception of looking good is also linked with feeling happier. As farfetched as this might sound, there are actually many studies that demonstrate this link. This is true for both men and women, and there are multiple studies that show that people who feel good about their looks tend to also have other objective benefits which are indirectly related to their happiness levels. In fact, a study by the University of Texas in Austin goes as far as to say that beauty equals happiness.
What if being beautiful is a choice?
Beauty is not just about being born with a certain set of physical or facial attributes, but also a matter of choice. The same can be said about our skin. There are some things that we cannot change. But there are many that we can. And almost anything that we have can be enhanced with a little help from cosmetic skin care clinics.
Cosmetic skin treatments can not only help us correct imperfections, but also help enhance and make the most out of what we have been blessed with. Smooth, flawless and glowing skin can be achieved with the right type of treatments. And thankfully for us, not all of these require us to go under the knife! There are many things that you can do at your own end, like the right thoughts, diet, sleep and exercise which can help improve the overall quality and texture of your skin. There are also a host of advanced skin care products available for almost every need. And if you are looking for faster, long term results, you can choose from a variety of non-invasive cosmetic procedures.
Modern cosmetic treatment options for better skin and hair
Research and advances in skin care have brought to the fore a range of non-invasive cosmetic treatments to improve our skin. Most of these treatments work by triggering the skin’s natural renewal and healing processes, so that the results achieved stay on for long after the treatment is done.
Victorian Laser & Skin Clinic is one of the premier dedicated skin care clinics in Melbourne operating since 1999. Some of those treatments we offer are:
-LED Light Therapy
If you yearn for skin that makes you look and feel beautiful, you are just one appointment away from knowing how!