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Frequently Asked Questions

  • About our Chemical Peel Service
    What are Chemical Peels and how do they help: Chemical peels are a skincare treatment offered at Graceful Secrets that involve the application of a chemical solution to the skin, which exfoliates and eventually peels off. This process stimulates the growth of new skin cells, leading to smoother, healthier-looking skin. At Graceful Secrets, our chemical peels are customized to cater to individual skin concerns, including acne, sun damage, fine lines, and wrinkles. Our experienced medical providers carefully assess each client's skin type and condition to determine the most suitable peel strength and solution for optimal results. Whether you're looking to refresh your complexion or improve specific skin issues, our chemical peel treatments can help you achieve a more radiant and youthful appearance. Treatment period: At Graceful Secrets, the treatment period for a chemical peel typically lasts around 1-2 weeks. Immediately after the peel, you may experience some redness, sensitivity, and peeling. It's important to avoid direct sun exposure during this time and follow the aftercare instructions provided by our professional team. As your skin heals, you'll notice a smoother, brighter complexion with reduced discoloration and improved texture. Our experienced medical providers will ensure you are fully informed about what to expect during and after the treatment, and are available to address any concerns or questions throughout the process.
  • About our Clinical Grade Facials Service
    What are Clinical Grade Facials: Clinical Grade Facials at Graceful Secrets are advanced skincare treatments designed to address specific skin concerns using medical-grade products and techniques. These facials are personalized to target issues such as acne, pigmentation, fine lines, and dullness. Our experienced medical providers assess your skin's needs and tailor the treatment to provide optimal results. By using potent ingredients and advanced technology, our clinical grade facials deliver visible improvements in skin texture, tone, and overall health. Whether you're looking to rejuvenate your skin or address specific concerns, our clinical grade facials offer a highly effective solution for achieving healthier and more radiant skin.
  • About our Microneedling Service
    What is Microneedling? Microneedling can help improve the skin’s tone and texture through stimulating new collagen growth. It is also used to help topical skin treatments penetrate the skin more effectively. Microneedling is often used to reduce or eliminate: Stretch marks Scars Enlarged pores Fine lines and wrinkles Hyperpigmentation How does it work? Mirconeedling, also called percutaneous collagen induction therapy, microneedling is a procedure where multiple tiny needles are used to make microscopic punctures in the skin. This stimulates the skin to repair itself through a process called dermal remodeling. The inflammation, caused by the skin’s attempts to heal the punctures placed with the microneedling tool stimulates the skin to produce new collagen. Collagen is the elastic fibers that make the skin tight and smooth. Collagen naturally declines as we age. Microneedling can help improve the skin’s tone and texture through stimulating new collagen growth. It is also used to help topical skin treatments penetrate the skin more effectively. You will need several sessions to see optimal results during your initial treatment period. Best results occur 3-6 months following your treatments as the new collagen develops. People typically need 3-5 sessions initially, spaced 4-6 weeks apart. Once you have completed your initial set of treatments, your results should last 1-2 years. It is recommended to have a touch-up session every 6-12 months once you have completed your initial set of treatment sessions in order to maintain results.
  • About our Laser Tattoo Removal Service
    What is Laser Tattoo Removal: Laser tattoo removal is a procedure that uses specialized lasers to break down the ink particles in a tattoo. At Graceful Secrets, we use advanced laser technology to target the pigment in the tattoo without damaging the surrounding skin. How does it work: The laser energy heats up and shatters the ink particles, allowing the body's natural processes to gradually remove the broken-down ink. What is the treatment period: This process may require multiple sessions depending on factors such as the size, color, and age of the tattoo, as well as the individual's skin type. Our skilled professionals will assess your tattoo and provide a personalized treatment plan to achieve the best results. We prioritize safety, effectiveness, and our clients' comfort throughout the entire process.
  • About our PDO Threads Service
    What are PDO Threads: PDO Threads are a non-surgical cosmetic treatment offered at Graceful Secrets. They are dissolvable threads made of a biocompatible material called polydioxanone. These threads are carefully inserted under the skin to lift, tighten, and rejuvenate the face and body. How do they help? They work by stimulating the production of collagen, leading to firmer, smoother skin. What is the treatment period: The treatment period for PDO Threads typically ranges from 6-12 months, depending on individual factors such as skin condition and lifestyle. Overall, PDO Threads offer a safe and effective solution for those seeking a more youthful and rejuvenated appearance without the need for surgery.
  • About our Laser Hair Removal Service
    What is Laser Hair Removal: Laser Hair Removal is a non-invasive and long-term solution to unwanted hair. At Graceful Secrets, we use state-of-the-art laser technology to target and remove hair from various areas of the body. The procedure works by emitting a highly concentrated beam of light that is absorbed by the pigment in the hair follicles. This damages the follicle and inhibits future hair growth. How does it help: The treatment is effective in reducing hair growth and can provide long-lasting results. Typically, multiple sessions are needed to achieve the best results, as hair grows in different cycles and stages. What is the treatment period: The treatment period varies based on the individual's hair color, skin type, and the area being treated, but most clients see significant reduction after 6-8 sessions spaced several weeks apart. Graceful Secrets is committed to providing safe, effective, and personalized laser hair removal treatments tailored to each client's specific needs and skin type.
  • About our Botox/Dysport/Jeuveau Service
    What is Botox/Dysport/Jeuveau: The cosmetic form of botulinum toxin is a purified substance derived from the bacteria Clostridium botulinum that causes botulism. Common brand names for botulinum toxin-type A include: Botox, Dysport, Jeuveau, and Xeomin. How does it help: It is popularly used in medical aesthetics as a prescription injectable to temporarily reduce or eliminate facial lines or wrinkles caused by repetitive facial movements. It can also be used for medical reasons such as treating chronic migraines, excessive sweating, certain types of muscle spasms and dystonia, overactive bladder, and temporomandibular joint disorder. How does it work: The medication works by blocking the nerve signal to the muscle it was injected in, making the muscle unable to contract. Treatment period: The effects from a botulinum toxin-type A treatment will typically start as soon as 24 hours and as late as 14 days after treatment. Most types of botulinum toxin-type A last for up to 3-4 months. The effects may wear off sooner in athletic people and men.
  • About our Dermal Filler Service
    What is Dermal Filler: We typically use temporary dermal fillers made of hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance found in our skin that keeps it hydrated. Hyaluronic acid dermal fillers are gel like substances that are injected beneath the skin to restore lost volume, smooth wrinkles, or enhance facial contours. The duration of effect of hyaluronic acid dermal fillers depends on the type and location of the filler. They typically last 6-12 months, with some lasting up to 24 months, as the body gradually absorbs the material. Some common brands of hyaluronic acid fillers are Juvederm, Restylane, RHA, and Belotero. There are other types of dermal fillers including: Calcium Hydroxylapatite; Poly-L-Lactic Acid; Polymethylmethacrylate; Autologous Fat Injections.
  • What happens during a Follow up Appointment?
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  • What Happens during the Start up appointment?
    During the appointment you will: - have a limited physical exam - discuss your history and goals - go over the medication options - check vital signs - get an InBody body composition analysis - check your cholesterol - glucose, and A1c - take body measurements - and a "before" picture.
  • When are the Weight Loss Checks?
    We have open hours in our Clinic: Tuesday 3-6pm Thursday 9am-12pm
  • How much will it cost?
    We charge a monthly program fee of $75 which will take care of your Weight check in appointments, any assistance you may need, and your supplies for the weight loss medicine. There is a $150 fee on the Start up Appointment regardless of their intentions to participate in the program. The Medication costs are NOT included in the Start up fee, NOR the Monthly fee!
  • How much for a Start up Appointment?
    We charge a $150 fee on our Start up appointments, this is regardless of whether or not you choose to join our program.
  • What is the Start up Appointment?
    This is a $150, 90 minute appointment that will go over everything about our Medical Weight Loss Program here at Graceful Secrets.
  • How much for a Follow up Appointment?
    Our follow up appointments are included in the Monthly fee, we charge a $75 for the monthly fee.
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  • About our IV Infusions
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  • About our IV Injections
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  • How does it Work?
    Vitamin therapy works by supplying the body with the necessary vitamins and minerals it needs to function optimally. The specific mechanisms of how it works can vary depending on the purpose of the therapy and the vitamins involved. Here are a few ways in which vitamin therapy can work: Replenishing deficiencies: If an individual has a vitamin deficiency, such as low levels of vitamin D or iron, vitamin therapy aims to restore the nutrient levels to normal ranges. By providing the deficient vitamin, either through oral supplements or injections, the body's stores can be replenished, allowing for proper functioning and addressing associated health issues. Supporting physiological processes: Vitamins play crucial roles in various physiological processes in the body. For example, vitamin C is essential for collagen synthesis, iron absorption, and immune function, while vitamin B12 is necessary for red blood cell production and neurological health. By providing these vitamins, therapy can support these specific processes and promote overall well-being. Acting as antioxidants: Some vitamins, such as vitamin C and vitamin E, act as antioxidants in the body. They help neutralize harmful free radicals, which are unstable molecules that can damage cells and contribute to the development of chronic diseases. Antioxidant vitamins can protect cells from oxidative stress and reduce inflammation, thereby supporting overall health. Enhancing immune function: Certain vitamins, including vitamin C, vitamin D, and zinc, are known to play a crucial role in maintaining a healthy immune system. Vitamin therapy may be used to support immune function, especially during times of increased demand or when an individual is susceptible to infections. Supporting specific conditions: In some cases, vitamin therapy may be used to address specific health conditions or symptoms. For example, high-dose vitamin B complex injections are sometimes used to manage symptoms of certain neurological disorders, such as peripheral neuropathy.
  • What is Vitamin Therapy?
    Vitamin therapy, also known as vitamin supplementation or nutritional therapy, refers to the use of vitamins and minerals to treat or prevent certain health conditions or deficiencies. It involves the administration of specific vitamins, either orally or through injections, in order to support overall health and address specific nutritional needs. Vitamins are essential organic compounds that are required in small amounts for normal growth, development, and functioning of the body. They play vital roles in various physiological processes, such as energy production, metabolism, immune function, and cell growth. While a balanced diet usually provides adequate vitamins and minerals, certain individuals may require additional supplementation due to specific health conditions, dietary restrictions, or inadequate nutrient intake.
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