Dermal Filler Injection
Dermal fillers are injectable substances used to restore volume and fullness to the face and other areas of the body.
What is Dermal Filler
Dermal fillers is gel-like substance that is injected beneath the skin to restore lost volume, smooth lines and soften creases, or enhance facial contours.
How does it work
Dermal fillers work by injecting a gel-like substance into the skin to restore volume, smooth out wrinkles, and enhance facial contours. The most common type of dermal filler is made of hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the body that attracts and retains moisture.
In addition to hyaluronic acid, other types of dermal fillers such as calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA), poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA), polycaprolactone (PCL), and poly-D,L-lactic acid (PDLLA) are also used.
Once injected, the filler adds volume and hydration to the treated area, resulting in a plumper and more youthful appearance. The results are noticeable immediately, and the filler gradually breaks down over time.
Dermal fillers can be injected into sunken areas to restore volume and create a more youthful appearance. For example, The filler is injected into static wrinkles, such as forehead lines and frown lines, effectively reducing their appearance and providing a smoother, more youthful look.the lips, fillers can add fullness and improve definition. Under the eyes, fillers can fill in hollow areas and reduce the appearance of dark circles or bags.
Dermal fillers can be used to enhance and reshape certain facial features. For example, they can be injected into the cheeks to restore lost volume and create a more defined cheekbone structure. They can also be used to augment the chin or jawline, providing better facial symmetry and balance.
The filler is injected into static wrinkles, such as forehead lines and frown lines, effectively reducing their appearance and providing a smoother, more youthful look.
Results from dermal filler injections can be seen immediately after the treatment. However, the optimal results are typically visible after about a week when any swelling or redness has subsided.
The longevity of the effects varies depending on the type of filler used and individual factors, but generally, the results can last between 6 to 24 months.
It’s important to note that the duration of the effects may vary from person to person and may require maintenance treatments to sustain the desired outcome.