Restore Your Skin With Dermal Fillers
Updated: Jul 28, 2022
Dermal fillers turn back the clock on aging
Chasing youthful skin has been going on for centuries. Reality has it that there is yet to be a person to have found the fountain of youth, which leaves us searching for ways to reduce fine lines and erase those wrinkles. Dermal fillers can help smooth lines and replenish lost volume, arguably taking years off of your appearance.
What are dermal fillers?
Dermal fillers are gels made of hyaluronic acid that are injected into different areas of the face to restore volume, shape, contour or enhance one's appearance. They are used to shape lips, jawlines, chins, augment the cheeks, and restore lost volume. Additionally, dermal fillers can be used on the hands and neck.
One of the benefits of dermal fillers is that some results are seen immediately. After approximately two weeks, full results are visible and, depending on the area being injected and the type of filler used, can last anywhere from 6 to 18 months!
How to prepare for dermal fillers:
Before your appointment it is recommended to stop taking any blood thinners and avoid any alcoholic beverages.
Call for a consultation and book your appointment.
Come with a clean face, and no makeup.
Have an honest conversation with your injector, stating your expectations and ask any questions you may have.
What should you expect after dermal fillers?
It is not uncommon to experience some general swelling and bruising, this should subside within two weeks. You can reduce swelling by icing the area that was treated and bruising can be aided by taking arnica. Post procedure it is best to avoid strenuous activities, including exercising, for 24 hours. Staying out of the sun, or being exposed to excessive heat is recommended for 48 hours after treatment.
There are other anti-wrinkle or anti-aging treatments available, such as Botox, what’s the difference?
A neurotoxin that relaxes facial muscles and blocks them from making certain movements
Most commonly used in the upper face
Dermal fillers are gels that are used to restore a youthful appearance
Mainly used in the lower part of the face, excluding the temples and tear through area
For those of us looking to soften our appearance, dermal fillers can help transform the look of your skin. Be sure to work with a professional who is honest and one that you can trust. Choosing a dermal filler treatment will achieve the youthful glow you’re searching for. It is a safe and effective way to eliminate wrinkle lines and accentuate your healthy skin.