Dermal fillers is made up of a hyaluronic acid gel that fill depleted facial features. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring carbohydrate that is found commonly in the joints. As we age, our faces naturally lose subcutaneous fat. The facial muscles are then working closer to the skin surface, so smile lines and crow’s feet become more apparent. Our facial skin also stretches, adding to this loss of facial volume. Other factors that affect the facial skin include sun exposure, genetics, and smoking. Dermal fillers to help diminish facial lines and restore volume and fullness in the face.
Types of Dermal Fillers
There are different types of fillers available. They differ in chemical make-up, longevity, and have varying degrees of softness. Softer fillers are used in the lips, while sturdier fillers might used to enhance cheekbones. We will help determine with you the best type of dermal filler needed for your particular areas of concern.
Dermal fillers can help:
Plump thin lips
Enhance shallow contours
Soften facial creases and wrinkles
Dermal filler procedures carries risks. During the initial consultation you will be advised of these risks. Before any procedure we will inform you of those risks by way of written informed consent documentation.