Frequently Asked Questions
Q : What is Dermal Filler Injection therapy, and how does it work?
A : Dermal Filler Injection therapy is a non-surgical cosmetic procedure that uses hyaluronic acid-based fillers to enhance facial volume and diminish the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. The fillers are injected into specific facial areas to restore lost volume and smooth out wrinkles, resulting in a more youthful and refreshed appearance.
Q : Are Dermal Filler injections safe?
A : Yes, Dermal Filler injections are considered safe when administered by qualified medical professionals. The hyaluronic acid used in most fillers is a naturally occurring substance in the body, reducing the risk of adverse reactions.
Q : How long do the results of Dermal Filler Injection therapy last?
A : The longevity of Dermal Filler results varies depending on factors such as the specific filler used, individual metabolism, and the treatment area. Generally, results can last from 6 months to 2 years. Regular touch-up treatments can extend the effects.
Q : Is there any downtime after Dermal Filler Injection therapy?
A : Dermal Filler Injection therapy typically involves minimal downtime. Some patients may experience mild redness or swelling at the injection sites, which usually resolves within a few days. Note that it will take 10-14 days to see final results after possible swelling.
Q : How long does a Dermal Filler Injection session take?
A : The duration of a Dermal Filler Injection session varies depending on the number of areas treated. Generally, the procedure takes around 30 minutes to an hour.
Q : Can Dermal Filler Injection therapy be reversed if needed?
A : Some hyaluronic acid-based fillers can be dissolved using a safe enzyme called hyaluronidase if adjustments or reversal of effects are desired.
Q : Are there any side effects associated with Dermal Filler Injection therapy?
A : Side effects are usually mild and temporary, such as mild swelling, bruising, or redness at the injection sites. Serious complications are rare when performed by experienced professionals.
Q : Can Dermal Fillers be used to enhance lips?
A : Yes, Dermal Fillers are commonly used to add volume and definition to the lips, creating a fuller and more youthful appearance.
Q : Can Dermal Fillers be combined with other treatments?
A : Yes, Dermal Fillers can be combined with other cosmetic treatments, such as Botox, to achieve a more comprehensive facial rejuvenation. Your medical professional will recommend the best treatment plan for your unique needs.
Q : Who is a suitable candidate for Dermal Filler Injection therapy?
A : Dermal Filler Injection therapy is suitable for adults looking to address volume loss, fine lines, and wrinkles. A personalized consultation with our medical professionals will determine if you are an ideal candidate for the treatment.
Q : Are Dermal Filler injections painful?
A : Discomfort during the procedure is typically minimal. Our practitioners can use topical numbing agents or local anesthesia to ensure your comfort throughout the treatment.
Q : Can Dermal Fillers be used for hand rejuvenation?
A : Yes, Dermal Fillers can be used to restore volume to the back of the hands, reducing the visibility of veins and tendons for a more youthful appearance.
Q : How many Dermal Filler sessions are needed for optimal results?
A : The number of sessions required depends on your individual goals and the areas being treated. In some cases, a single session may be sufficient, while others may benefit from multiple sessions spaced apart.
Q : Are there any post-treatment care instructions for Dermal Filler Injection therapy?
A : After the procedure, it is advisable to avoid strenuous physical activity and excessive sun exposure for a few days. Your medical professional will provide personalized aftercare instructions to ensure the best results.
Q : Can Dermal Fillers treat acne scars or other facial imperfections?
A : Dermal Fillers can be used to improve the appearance of certain acne scars and other facial imperfections, depending on their type and location. A consultation with our medical professionals will determine the suitability of treatment.
Q : Is there an age limit for receiving Dermal Filler Injection therapy?
A : There is no specific age limit for Dermal Filler Injection therapy. The treatment is generally well-tolerated by adults seeking facial rejuvenation and volume enhancement.
Q : How soon can I see results after Dermal Filler Injection therapy?
A : Many patients notice immediate improvement in facial volume and the reduction of wrinkles following the treatment. The full effects typically become more apparent within two weeks.
Q : Can Dermal Fillers be used for non-facial areas, such as hands or the décolletage?
A : Yes, Dermal Fillers can be used to improve the appearance of other areas, such as hands or the décolletage, by restoring volume and reducing signs of aging.
Q : How long should I wait between Dermal Filler treatments?
A : The recommended interval between Dermal Filler treatments depends on the individual's response and the specific filler used. Your medical professional will suggest the appropriate timing for touch-up sessions to maintain optimal results.