Cosmetic Consults

General and Cosmetic Dermatology located in Reno, NV
Cosmetic Consults

Cosmetic Consults services offered in Reno, NV

Choosing the right dermatologist is crucial when you’re considering aesthetic treatments. At Integrated Dermatology of Reno in Reno, Nevada, board-certified dermatologist and team of medical practitioners offer cosmetic consults before recommending treatment. A cosmetic consult allows you and your dermatologist to align on the best treatment plan for you. Call Integrated Dermatology of Reno today or schedule an appointment online to learn more about cosmetic consults.

Cosmetic Consults Q&A

What are cosmetic consults?

A cosmetic consult is an initial visit with your dermatologist at Integrated Dermatology of Reno. This introductory appointment gives you an opportunity to connect with your dermatologist and align on the best procedures or treatments to enhance your appearance.

If you have questions about specific treatments, a cosmetic consult is an appropriate time to discuss your options with your dermatologist. A consultation also ensures that you have realistic expectations about your results. At this visit, the team creates a customized treatment plan that addresses your concerns and helps you achieve your aesthetic goals.

How should I prepare for a cosmetic consult?

Before your consultation, make sure to fill out the packet forms most appropriate for your visit on Integrated Dermatology of Reno’s website. You can download the forms and bring them with you, along with your photo identification.

Preparing a list of questions can help maximize the time you have during your consultation. Make sure to research procedures and treatments you’re interested in beforehand, so the team understands how to help you achieve your goals.

Important questions to ask the team at your visit include:

  • Who will perform my procedure?
  • What credentials does my dermatologist have?
  • What is the expected downtime for the procedures I’m interested in?
  • Will I need anesthesia?
  • Do you have a portfolio I can see?

If you’re unsure what treatment you’re interested in, you can discuss your aesthetic concerns with the team and ask for their professional guidance.

What happens during cosmetic consults?

During your cosmetic consult, the team performs a full evaluation of your face to determine the right treatments for you. They may identify common skin concerns, such as:

  • Acne
  • Acne scarring
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Uneven skin tone and texture
  • Brown spots
  • Skin laxity

After pinpointing your concerns, the team offers a selection of treatment options. This consultation can help give you a clear picture of the complexity, cost, and downtime associated with the procedures you’re considering.

What happens after cosmetic consults?

Setting up your treatment visit is the next step after your cosmetic consult. The team gives you instructions on how to prepare for your appointment based on the treatments you choose. Some of the most popular cosmetic treatments at Integrated Dermatology of Reno are:

  • Laser resurfacing for acne scarring, wrinkles, and pigmentation abnormalities
  • Facials to rejuvenate the skin
  • Light therapy to treat active acne
  • Microneedling to promote collagen growth
  • Botox® and fillers to minimize wrinkles
  • Dermaplaning for clearer, more radiant skin

To learn more about cosmetic consults, call Integrated Dermatology of Reno or schedule an appointment online today.