If you want your skin to have an appearance that is more smooth and plump, collagen and other injectable wrinkle fillers may be just the answer for you. Collagen is probably the best known wrinkle filler, but there are many other substances that can be used to plump up your skin. . . .
Similar to a variety of fillers, Belotero contains hyaluronic acid (HA). This is a substance that already occurs in the body naturally, specifically in the skin and connective tissues. As we get older, some HA is lost; therefore, Belotero injections can replenish your body’s supply and provide you with skin that is more youthful-looking. . . .
The injectable gel, Juvederm is increasingly popular, as more people are interested in keeping a youthful and healthy appearance for a number of years. Yes, more people have heard of Juvederm, but many do not even know what it does. Juvederm is a safe and non-surgical method of treatment that is administered by a . . .
If it hasn’t already happened, signs of aging, such as sagging skin, age spots, and crow’s feet will become noticeable sooner or eventually. You won’t be able to ignore them. Many people don’t want to go under the knife to soften the effects of aging. Keep reading to learn of some . . .
It often doesn’t make sense to discuss Botox without also mentioning Juvederm XC. It is a filler that picks up where Botox ends. Botox is best for treating crow’s feet and forehead frown lines, while Juvederm XC is typically used around the nose and mouth, particularly on the parts of the sides of the . . .
The injectable gel, Juvederm is increasingly popular, as more people are interested in keeping a youthful and healthy appearance for several years ahead. Yes, more people have heard of Juvederm, but not as many know how it works. Juvederm is a safe and non-surgical method of treatment that is administered by a professional and . . .
If you’re at all interested in the cosmetic industry, and want to look more youthful, you’ve likely heard of Restylane. This product is a kind of clear gel that is used to fill out wrinkles, facial folds, lips, and lasts a long time. Restylane is injected or filled directly beneath the skin’s surfae. This . . .
Restylane Lyft is used for midface volume replacement and moderate-to-severe facial folds. It was first approved by the FDA in 2007, under the name “Perlane” and is a mid-dermal hyaluronic acid (HA) filler. Restylane Lyft is a sister product to Restylane, but is made more for pronounced facial folds and . . .
Juvederm Ultra XC (Allergan) is approved by the FDA for injection into the lips and perioral area for lip augmentation in adults who are over age 21. It’s a fairly new indication for this filler. This product is a smooth gel formulation that is made of a modified form of . . .
A lot of people want a more youthful looking appearance without having to go through surgery. Over the past couple of decades, medical knowledge about the face has advanced significantly. Patients who want a more youthful, plump look to certain facial areas like the cheeks or lips, or those who . . .