Injected fillers is primarily used to improve the appearance of the skins texture. It can help fill out deep facial wrinkles, creases and furrows, skin depressions and some types of scars. It can also be used to give a fuller, more sensuous look to the lips. fillers is not usually sufficient for severe surface wrinkles on the face, such as multiple vertical “lipstick lines” that sometimes form around the mouth.
Reason for perfoming Fillers
Prior to the start of treatment you will be seen in the office for a consultation and evaluation by us. At this time we will discuss your goals and desires for treatment, and go over any concerns or questions you may have.
Use of Fillers
Fillers are generally used for the following corrections or augmentations:
- Deep Smile Lines
- Lip Contouring
- Lip Shaping
- Lip Pout
Injected Fillers Procedure
The fillers is injected using a fine needle inserted at several points along the edge of the site. Overfilling is necessary to allow for absorption in the weeks following treatment. You may feel a slight stinging or burning as the site is injected. However, most people report the injections to be of only minor discomfort.
Recovery timeframe and suggestions
Most patients resume normal activities following treatment inspite of some temporary puffiness over the area. Generally, within a few days this will resolve and the material is no longer visibly distinguishable from the surrounding skin.
*Disclaimer-“There is no guarantee of specific results and that the results can vary from person to person.”
The results of your fillers injection will vary for each individual as will the length of time it will last. Some patients have reported their treatment lasting a year or longer, while others report a duration of only 3-6 months. Therefore, repeated injections may be necessary. We will discuss with you how to maintain your results with repeated treatments.