I’m not a fan of at-home skin pens (micro-needling) since it can cause too much skin trauma and potential infection". “While at-home devices won’t necessarily remove lines and wrinkles, once a neurotoxin is used, SiO Beauty BrowLift Wrinkle-Smoothing Patches ($25) may help to extend your wrinkle-free results,” says New York plastic surgeon B. Aviva Preminger, MD. “I like Skinbetter’s AlphaRet Overnight Cream ($125) to help with long-term anti-aging and to improve fine lines. “To enhance filler injectable results and help minimize post-injection side effects, such as bruising and swelling, we offer Alastin’s INhance Post-Injection Serum ($55),” says Dr. Preminger.
Preminger recommends using the Environ Cosmetic Gold Roller at home to improve the penetration of topical creams and serums. “The minimal microneedling will also stimulate the growth of collagen and help to improve the skin tightening results,” she adds. “I love to combine body-contouring treatments with Alastin’s TransFORM Body Treatment ($195),” says Dr. Levine. “I have my patients massage the treated area twice a day, and it improves and accelerates the results as well as helping skin texture and quality.