At Optimal Skin we offer treatments for a variety of skin issues including medical concerns such as acne, moles, warts, dermatitis, pigmentation and rosacea. We also offer aesthetic treatments including botox, fillers, microdermabrasion, resurfacing peels, anti-aging facials, IPL facials and laser hair removal and RF skin tightening.
Optimal Skin aims to promote healthy, youthful skin for both sexes by providing medical and aesthetic treatments and using high end physician skin care products and internal anti-aging skin supplements.
We offer personalised skin consultations by Dr Salmond, who has a Diploma in Dermatology and our Aesthetician, Justine Grier who is a qualified Corneo Therapist with a passion for skin. The cost of an aesthetic skin consultation can be redeemed against any aesthetic treatment.
Dr Nicola Salmond
Dr Salmond has a Diploma in Dermatology. She has also undergone intensive specialised training and has 10 years experience in aesthetic medicine. She has attended many overseas courses in London, France, Brussels, Dubai and America including recent small group training in Taiwan and Hong Kong with the famous Dr De Maio who invented the 8 point lift.
She specialises in promoting a youthful look using supplements, physician brand skin products, botox and fillers to reverse the changes of skin aging.
Her aim with Botox (allergan) injections is to listen to the patient’s wishes and tailor the injections to give an individualised and natural look.
Dr Salmond also specialises in hyaluronic fillers and uses cannulas where possible to minimise bruising. She usually performs the procedure over 2 visits to ensure a completely natural result.
Good skin comes from within and Dr Salmond has also completed the American A4M Board certification in Anti Aging Medicine.She can advise on internal anti aging treatments such as bio-identical hormones and skin supplements such as vitamins and minerals, omega, collagen, silica and hyaluronic acid.
She will initially assess your skin and signs of aging such as movement wrinkles, surface fine lines, loss of volume and sagging prior to advising on the best treatment course.
Please book in for a skin consultation to discuss your concerns.
Justine has over a decade’s experience of treating challenging skin issues and aims to maintain long term skin health and vitality.
She has an interest in teenage acne and unique men’s skin care concerns.
She will start with a skin analysis and plan a programme of treatments tailored to your skin needs and concerns. She will advise a customised skin programme to achieve optimal results.
Depending on your concerns she offers skin corrective and anti-aging facials using a variety of treatments. These range from microdermabrasion, superficial and deep peels. RF skin tightening and IPL for pigmentation.
In addition she does IPL hair removal, Pelleve skin tightening and body cellulite reduction.Services such as eyebrow shaping and eyelash colour can be included during a treatment.
Regular follow up assessments will be made to accommodate any changes and vary your treatment plan.
Dr Chan Metcalf
Dr Chan Metcalf has recently done a course in Botox and has also been trained by Dr Salmond and is also available for botox consultations and dermatology consultations.