Wrinkle fillers are a minimally invasive procedure where dermal fillers are injected into the skin to minimize lines and restore volume to the face. In general, fillers are used to rejuvenate your appearance.
There is a wide variety of fillers, all of which are used to enhance your appearance. Fillers are mostly used to plump up sunken cheeks and the contours of the face, smooth wrinkles, enhance lips, and improve the appearance of scars.
If you are looking to smooth wrinkles and lines on your face, and enhance the look of your skin, then fillers are for you. Dermal fillers address age-related concerns and with a variety of fillers, we are bound to find the right treatment to meet your needs.
Finding a qualified medical practitioner who has experience with dermal fillers is the most important step. If you are considering fillers and wondering if they are right for you the best thing to do is schedule a consultation.
Depending on the filler and treatment, results can last 6-12 months. There are permanent and semi-permanent fillers, the longevity of your treatment depends on the type of filler.
You should always have a consultation with a medical professional before receiving any filler treatments. During the consultation, there will be a review your medical history, risks associated, and your desired results. Lastly, your face will be inspected to identify which area(s) need to be addressed.
During your dermal filler procedure, a medical professional will inject a measurable amount of filler, based on your desired results, into the treatment area. The treatment should take anywhere from 15 minutes to an hour depending on the amount necessary for desired results.
Other than minor discomfort around the injection site, your dermal filler procedure should be relatively painless.
You should start to see results soon after your filler treatment. The final result, however, should take effect in 7-10 days.
Potential side effects of dermal fillers include redness, swelling, bruising and tenderness at the injection site.