What Are Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers?
Restylane is an FDA approved hyaluronic acid fillers, which are injected into the skin in order to add volume to areas including lips and nasolabial folds. Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers are used by many plastic surgeons and dermatologists to improve the look and feel of the skin. Before injecting HA Dermal Fillers, a complimentary consultation is scheduled to choose which filler is the best for your skin type.
- Temporary HA Dermal Fillers — temporary dermal fillers are recommended by dermatologists and estheticians. The injections typically last anywhere from 6-18 months.
Type of Injectables
There are various types of injectables offered, depending on the area of the face you would like to have plumped or volumized. Here is a list of the HA Dermal Filler injectables:
- Restylane → Restylane is an injection that adds fullness to your skin and minimizes the appearance of wrinkles around your mouth and nose.
- Photorejuvenation → Photorejuvenation is a process involving Intense Pulse Lighting (IPL for short) to diminish the look of sun spots, sun damage, and uneven skin tone.
- Restylane Lyft → A restylane lyft, unlike regular restylane, focuses on lifting the cheeks and adding definition to the face.
- Latisse → Latisse is a popular and painless treatment that promotes eyelash growth.
- Botox/Dysport → Botox or Dysport is one of the most common injections for adults. It helps improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles in the forehead region.
How to Prevent Bruising
To decrease potential bruising, avoid taking: Aspirin or Ibuprofen, Fish Oil, Vitamin E, “G” supplements, St. John’s Wort. NSAIDS like Celebrex and Naproxen may cause thinning of the blood, consult your physician before discontinuing. Downtime may include bruising and slight swelling.
To learn more about Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers contact Integrated Dermatology of Reno online or call us at 775.829.1212