Located in Southwest Florida, Avant Garde Aesthetics is a unique med spa and wellness center that synergistically combines innovative technology with advanced techniques to create the most confident version of yourself.
Our services are custom tailored to meet the individualized, specific, and personal concerns of our clients. We are committed to a higher level of care by surpassing client expectations and delivering lasting results that make you look and feel your best. Let us help you be the best version of yourself.
Are for use in helping to create a smoother and/or fuller appearance in multiple areas of the body including the face, nasolabial folds, cheeks, lips, and hands to name a few. Soft tissue fillers have a temporary effect because they contain materials that are absorbed by the body over time. Some soft tissue fillers also contain lidocaine, which is intended to decrease pain or discomfort related to the injection.
Laser Hair Removal
king up in the morning with smooth [hair-free] skin and not having to shave, pluck, wax or bleach unwanted hair. Laser hair removal is done with a specific beam of light that has the ability to permanently disable and reduce unwanted body hair. Depending on the amount of hair and the size of the area being treated, sessions may vary from a few
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
Using blood plasma that contains a concentrated source of autologous platelets. The platelets collected in PRP are activated by adding thrombin and calcium chloride which induces the release of these factors by degranulation of the alpha granules produced. Several forms of PRP or PRP-derived products exist for different conditions. PRP can be liquid or gel formed but a fibrin matrix is often used.
collagen reduction in the reticular (lower) dermis and coagulation of tissue in the papillary (upper) dermis. Controlled wounding of the papillary dermis allows for new collagen formation and remodeling while reduction of collagen to the reticular dermis allows for contraction of tissue. This is a non-ablative type of procedure and typically includes Class II light energy devices and requires multiple treatments for the desired effect. Typically, these devices are safe for all skin types and have multiple Non-FDA uses such as the shrinkage of sebaceous glands associated with moderate and severe acne.
A series of treatments intended to improve the appearance of sun-damaged or aged skin. It can also reduce redness and flushing, such as seen in a skin condition known as Rosacea. Early clinical experience has shown dramatic improvements [on average, 90%] in skin color and texture of the face, neck, chest, and back. Mild acne scars can be diminished, and large pores and fine lines can be reduced. Most significantly, patients report no “downtime” in their daily activities.
Melanie Grinshteyn, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
Melanie is a board-certified nurse practitioner that specializes in the fields of aesthetic and preventative medicine. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Melanie initially entered the medical field as a nurse working in the Texas Medical Center at a Level 1 trauma center in 1993. Her curiosity and fascination with anatomy and physiology coupled with her passion for learning led her into the field of nursing. Melanie has extensive nursing experience and training that spans over 2 decades that includes numerous specialties including trauma, intensive care, general surgery, and oral and maxillofacial surgery.