Dullness and Dehydration

Melbourne’s Leading Medical Aesthetics & Skin Clinics

  • Over 35 years of experience with thousands of clients
  • Medical experts in helping you achieve healthy skin
  • 10 Registered Doctors, 7 Nurses and 9 Skin Therapists
  • Results-driven and clinically-proven treatment solutions

Why does my skin experience dullness and dehydration?

There are three main reasons why you might have dry and dull skin.

Firstly, is a genetic disposition to having dry, flaky or itchy skin throughout the year. Severe cases of dry skin, such as eczema and psoriasis, may require special medical attention.

Secondly, is dryness and dullness due to ageing skin. Over time, our skin loses our natural hyaluronic acid, which helps to retain moisture within our dermal layers. The skin also gets thinner as we age, increasing water loss through the skin’s barrier to the environment.

Lastly, is environmental and lifestyle factors. Weather, humidity, smoking, alcohol and sun exposure are all factors that can worsen dry skin.

How can I treat my dry skin?

The main goal is to introduce humectants and hyaluronic acid into the skin which help to attract and retain moisture. These can be achieved with the following solutions:

What results can I expect from anti-ageing treatments?

Depending on your treatment, you should be able to observe that your skin is more plump, hydrated and healthy-looking as soon as immediately after. Results will build up over time. Dry skin treatments do require commitment and consistency as it is an ongoing maintenance process.

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Locate Us

Skintech CBD

Located in The Paramount Centre, we are easily accessible from the Bourke Street main entrance. Situated along Chinatown, we are just within 5 minutes walk from Bourke Street Mall and Parliament train station.

Shop 5 & 6, Level 1, The Paramount Centre, 108 Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Skintech Box Hill

Situated along Ellingworth Parade, we are easily accessible within 5 minutes walk from Box Hill Central shopping centre and Box Hill train station, with ample parking space in the surrounding area.

Level 2, 16-18 Ellingworth Parade, Box Hill Victoria 3128

Skintech Glen Waverley

Situated on the corner of the Blackburn Rd and Waverley intersection, we are just 3 minutes from Pinewood Shopping Village with ample on-site parking.

420 Blackburn Road, Glen Waverley VIC 3150

Skintech Dandenong

Situated along Stud Road and Ann Street within Dandenong Superclinic, with ample parking spaces at the front of the building. We are located approximately 1 kilometre from Dandenong Plaza.

56/58 Stud Rd, Dandenong VIC 3175

Skintech Adelaide

Skintech Adelaide is conveniently located in the Adelaide CBD, just opposite the Zhonghua Gate, and on the east side of Adelaide Bus Station.

1/80 Grote street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000