Are becoming popular as a means to help reverse the undesirable appearance with aging. The goal is to return the dermis to its original youthful state, dermal fillers can give a more natural appearance than surgical face lifts. Dermal fillers are used to reduce or eliminate wrinkles, raise scar depressions, enhance lips, and replace soft-tissue volume loss. A variety of dermal fillers are available. Some of the most popular include collagen based fillers. Evolence hyaluronic acid based fillers Restylane and Juvederm, poly lactic acid based fillers such as Sculptra and calcium hydroxylapatite fillers such as Radiesse. In some cases, multiple fillers can be used in various places in the face to improve the entire facial aesthetic, in a procedure known as a Liquid facelift. Preparation for a Dermal Filler
Liquid Face Lift
Involves the use of advanced dermal fillers, usually in combination with BOTOX®. The dermal fillers used includes Juvederm Ultra Plus, Juvederm Ultra Plus XC, Juvederm Voluma, and Kybella.
A purified protein produced by the Clostridium botulinum bacterium, which reduces the activity of the muscles that cause those frown lines between the brows to form over time. BOTOX® Cosmetic is a treatment that can temporarily smooth moderate to severe frown lines between the brows that can last up to 4 months. For more information, visit: botoxcosmetic.com
Juvederm Voluma, Ultra Plus & Ultra Plus XC®
Voluma is designed to be used specifically in the mid-face, adding volume to the cheeks. Voluma is made with hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the skin. Results typically last between nine months to a year. For more information, visit:juvederm.com
Kybella is a non-surgical injectable for reducing moderate to severe fat on the upper neck, otherwise known as a “double chin.” The injection contains a naturally occurring molecule which eats away at fat. When injected properly, all other cells are left healthy and intact.
Juvéderm® VOLBELLA® with Lidocaine is the latest advancement in the Juvéderm® range of facial fillers, developed specifically for your lips and mouth area. It is a smooth gel that is injected using an ultra-fine needle. It has been specifically developed as a smooth gel to give a soft, natural feel. The gel fills in lip lines and wrinkles while the hyaluronic acid within attracts and retains moisture, so results can last up to a year.
Vollure, is a hyaluronic acid filler primarily used for smoothing nasolabial folds around your mouth. Like other fillers in the Juvederm collection, Vollure uses Vycross technology, allowing it to produce long-lasting results up to 18 months. For more information, go here.