Dermal fillers are basically gel like substances that are injected in the skin to get a youthful, plump, and smooth skin. Essentially these filler substances are made up of hyaluronic acid that fill up the wrinkles and add volume to the soft tissue of the skin.Hyaluronic facial fillers help maintain shapeand even out depressions in the skin and provide hydration.
Did you know that there are many visible signs of aging that one can trace to losing volume? When we seefacial tissues thinning out,lines are etched around the mouth and the cheeks start to look hollow. Dermal fillers help in replenishing the lost volume to smooth out the wrinkles to restore a more youthful appearance.
There are many skin issues that dermal fillers can help in addressing:
- Make your eyes look less tired.
- Restore volume to sunken cheeks or temples.
- Plump up thin lips.
- Smooth out chin creases.
- Give you a well sculpted jawline
The treatment is non-invasive with virtually no recovery time necessary; you can resume your normal activities soonafter treatment. However, there are a few things that you may experience after treatment.
- Swelling or redness around treated areas which could range from mild to severe.
- Temporary numbness
- Hardness around injection sites.
Avoid touching, rubbing or manipulating the treated areas for at least six hours after treatment. Also, make sure to avoid direct sunlight, aggressive exercise, and heat exposure for 1-3 days while also avoiding submerging the treated area under water for a day or two. The filler treatment may take about 2-3 weeks to settle.