What Are Dermal Fillers?
Dermal fillers, are anti-aging procedure that involves injecting certain substances under the skin to reduce wrinkles. Fillers improves the appearance of sagging skin also used to enhance lips. Dermatologists believe the treatments have long-lasting positive effects with minimal discomfort.
It’s no secret that the skin will wrinkle and sag as we age. Aging is a natural process, and is a reflection of all the facial movements you do during a lifetime, such as laughing, chewing and squinting. Prolong sun exposure also has negative effects on the skin. Sun Exposure speeds up aging and worsens wrinkles and causes skin tissue breakdown. Collagen and hyaluronic acid are naturally occurring and are the basic support system for your skin, but these substances begin to diminish as you get older. Dermal fillers can temporarily rejuvenate your face.
Natural Dermal Fillers:
Many doctors prefer using hyaluronic acid and collagen as dermal fillers because these substances are naturally present in your body. Hyaluronic acid Naturally occurring in the skin cells, where it holds in moisture in return gives the skin volume. While collagen provides strength and structural integrity to the skin. These substances are injected just below the surface of your skin, they fill in lines and wrinkles and provide a youthful fullness to your skin. Collagen injection effects may last up to four months and hyaluronic acid effects up to nine months.
Long Lasting Dermal Fillers:
Now a days a longer lasting facial fillers are available. These fillers contain tiny particles called microspheres, and are suspended in a liquid or gel material. With these fillers you will enjoy your new youthful appearance for a lot longer period that can last up to 18 months, and more permanent treatments may last five years or even longer.
How Long Injecting Dermal Fillers Take?
The treatment takes less than an hour. The doctor makes two or three injections and then massages the area before continuing. He continues this process until he finishes treating the entire area. Immediately after the treatment look in the and you should already see positive results. There is no downtime and you can go back to your normal activities right after the treatment, although you may have some bruising and temporary redness and swelling and tenderness which will resolve in short time.