Dermal Fillers: A Secret Skin-Rejuvenation Weapon
As we age, it’s normal to start seeing the signs on our skin, from laugh lines around our eyes to fine lines radiating out from our lip area
You may also notice creases and folds in places like the area that runs from the side of your nose down to your mouth, for instance. Areas that once looked full and plump begin to lose fat, and you may see hollowing and a loss of volume in the contours underneath your cheekbones, just underneath your eyes, and near your temples.
When it comes to anti-ageing facial transformation, most people think of surgery as the only option. While facelifts, eye lifts, and other surgical options can be extremely helpful in restoring the lift of saggy skin, certain people may benefit from non-surgical options such as dermal fillers.
Dermal Filler treatment works to give an overall refreshed, rejuvenated look, subtly reducing lines and helping you look rested and relaxed
What Kinds of Dermal Fillers Are There?
Dermal fillers are substances that are injected in strategic areas of your face to even out fine lines, fill in folds and creases, and plump up areas that need more volume such as your lips and cheeks.
There are several different kinds of dermal fillers, and they can be divided into 3 categories: temporary, semi-lasting, and long lasting. You will notice the results from temporary dermal fillers for 6 months up to 18 months, and semi-lasting and long lasting fillers can last for 5 years or more.
Your doctor will decide which dermal filler is best based on the kind of results that you’re hoping for as well as the area of the face to be treated.Juvéderm, Restylane, and Teosyal products are hyaluronic acid based dermal fillers that are infused with lidocaine, making the treatment much more comfortable. Hyaluronic acid is a substance that occurs naturally in the body, but it begins to diminish as we age. Teosyal, Juvéderm, and Restylane are all approved by Health Canada and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Depending on which one you choose, they can last for up to a year. They work well on smile lines, lip lines, lines that run from the side of the nose down to the mouth (also known as “marionette lines”), and several other facial areas.
Radiesse works for a year or more and is often suggested for more severe wrinkles and facial creases
Radiesse Dermal Filler
Your doctor may also recommend Radiesse, a longer-lasting dermal filler option. It’s made of calcium based microspheres that are suspended in a water-based gel. Unlike the other fillers, Radiesse triggers the body to produce collagen, adding to the overall plumping and filling effect. Over time, the gel is absorbed by the body, and you will be left with your own natural collagen.
What Should I Expect?
The process of getting dermal fillers is simple and doesn’t take very long. Your doctor may use topical anesthetic creams and cold packs to numb the area before treatment. After the treatment, there is no downtime, but you will be given aftercare instructions. Depending on the kind of treatment you received, you may be advised not to wear makeup, expose your face to the sun, or use a sauna or steam room for some time after your treatment. You should also avoid alcohol and medications that thin the blood for several hours after treatment, as these can cause bruising. If there is any swelling, bruising, or mild discomfort, it should resolve in a couple of days.
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