What causes the skin to age?
With increasing age, the Hyaluronic acid content of our skin decreases, reducing its capacity to stay moist and supple. Oil producing glands reduce their activity and the skin becomes dry. The skin loses fat , thus losing its youthful glow and smoothness.
What are fillers?
Fillers contain Hyaluronic acid (HA) which is a form of natural sugar that our body produces routinely. In fact, HA fillers are the most preferred form of dermal fillers due to their efficacy and safety reasons.
What are fillers used for?
A dermal fillers is used to enhance the facial beauty of a person. Some of possibilities are:-
Smoothening nasolabial folds for a youthful look.
Shaping your lips and making them look luscious and beautiful.
Shaping your cheeks and knocking off years from your face.
Shaping your nose to make you look more beautiful.
Shaping your jaw line and looking more beautiful.
Shaping your cheekbones higher for a chiselled look.
Smoothening the skin under your eyes to enhance your beauty.
With improved comfort and reduced pain .....
Dermal fillers are formulated with lidocaine , a common anesthetic, to provide a more comfortable experience during and after treatment. It provides smooth and natural- looking results that you expect with the improved comfort you want.
How fillers work?
When injected into the skin layers, it fills up the space and does away with the imperfections of the skin, caused due to aging.
How long does the procedure take?
The injecting process lasts for about 15-30 minutes. You will need some time to consult your doctor before the procedure.
Is it painful?
Some dermal Fillers are formulated with lidocaine, a local anesthetic, to provide you with a more comfortable dermal filler experience during and after the treatment.
Will I notice the results right away?
The difference can be seen immediately. You will see the natural results right after your appointment and no one else would know!
How long do the result last?
The result can last up to 12 months to 2 years depending on the Filler use. Please speak to Dr. Anu for more details.
Are fillers expensive?
The requirement of each individual varies from another. Your aesthetic would make a customized plan for you after the assessment. Therefore, the cost is not fixed. Please speak to your consultant for more clarity.
What are the possible side effects of fillers?
The reactions are generally injection related, and mild to moderate in impact. They resolve quickly in 7 days or lesser. The temporary reactions may include, but are not limited to, inflammatory reactions (redness, oedema, erythema, etc) which may last for a week, haemotomas , indurations or nodules at the injection site, staining or discolouration of the injection site, poor effect or weak filling effect, cases of necroses in the glabellar region, abscesses, granuloma and immediate or delayed hypersensitivity after hyaluronic and acid and/or lidocaine injections have been reported. Hence, it is advisable to refer these potential risks. Patient must report inflammatory reactions persisting for more than a week, or any other side effect to their medical practitioner immediately. The medical practitioner should use an appropriate treatment.