Injectable filler (injectable cosmetic filler, injectable facial filler) is a soft tissue filler injected into the skin to provide contour and shape or to correct lines, wrinkles, and furrows restoring a smoother more youthful appearance.
WHO IS A CANDIDATE?
Anyone that has fine lines or wrinkles, has volume loss in the cheeks, or would like fuller lips
WHAT AREAS CAN BE TREATED?
Cheeks, lips, nasal labial folds (around the mouth), jowls, hands
HOW LONG DOES THE TREATMENT TAKE?
HOW LONG DO THE RESULTS LAST?
Depending on the cosmetic filler used, they can last anywhere
from 6 months to 2 years
HOW MANY TREATMENTS ARE REQUIRED?
The recommended number of treatments vary depending on the severity of the lines and wrinkles
WHAT IS THE DOWNTIME?
Minimal. Due to it being an injection, there is a small chance of redness and/or bruising at the injection site that typically subsides within minutes to hours. Some swelling may occur. Make-up can be applied and normal activity can resume immediately after.
HOW SOON WILL I SEE RESULTS?
IS THE TREATMENT PAINFUL?
You may feel a little pinch at the injection site but a topical numbing cream can be applied before any injection to minimize discomfort