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About Dr. Riana van Gerve
Dr Riana van Gerve has 12 years’ experience in medical aesthetics. She graduated as a general practitioner from the University of Pretoria in 2004 and has been focusing exclusively on facial aesthetics since 2008.
Education, of her patients and herself, is of the utmost importance to her, so she makes time to stay up to date. She regularly attends international conferences and training to improve her knowledge and techniques.
Dermal Fillers What is a filler and how does it work? The most often used fillers are made of hyaluronic acid which is a natural skin substance. It is a gel that is injected into the skin (dermis). They can be used to fill lines on your face (like the smile lines between nose and
Chemical Peels How to choose the right chemical peel. Chemical peels are non-invasive procedures using specific chemical solutions to rejuvenate the skin. They are helpful in treating a variety of skin concerns including wrinkles, pigmentation, sun damage, scars and acne. There are several types of chemical peels ranging in strength from mildly superficial to deeply
Botulinum Toxin is a simple, quick and minimally invasive treatment that delivers dramatic results with no downtime What is Botulinum Toxin and how does it work? Botulinum Toxin Type A, is a purified protein that acts as a muscle relaxant and is injected into the muscles or deep into the skin. Botulinum Botox works by