Dermal Fillers Before & After
Juvederm, Juvederm XC, Perlane & Restylane
What are dermal fillers?
Dermal fillers are injectable gels that help restore your skins volume and smoothes out minor to deep expression lines. Delta Aesthetics carries Juvederm XC, Juvederm XC Ultra, Perlane and Restylane. These dermal fillers are made of hyaluronic acid, this is a naturally occurring substance in our skin that is produced in our bodies, but in your skin its job is to provide hydration, drive collagen synthesis and maintain normal skin function that over time becomes depleted with age.
What is Hyaluronic Acid?
Juvederm XC, Juvederm XC Ultra, Perlane and Restylane is a injectable dermal filler that was introduced to the market in 2006. Juvederm XC, Juvederm XC Ultra, Perlane, and Restylane are dermal fillers made of hyaluronic acid-a that are injected into you skin to add volume. Hyaluronic acid is a sugar based compound responsible for maintaining moisture and nutrients to the skin cells which creates the appearance of volume and suppleness in your skin. Over time your skins ability to create its own hyaluronic acid diminishes and lines and wrinkles begin to form. Juvederm XC, Juvederm XC ultra, Perlane and Restylane may be used to rejuvenate multiple problem areas such as smile lines to vertical lip lines, nasalabial folds, marionette lines, and smooth away unwanted wrinkles and restore natural contours that last from 10 months up to a year.
What is the difference between Juvederm XC, Juvederm XC Ultra, Perlane and Restylane?
Juvederm XC, Juvederm XC Ultra, Perlane and Restylane contain lidocaine for a numbing sensation for an added comfort during the patient’s treatment. Juvederm XC, Juvederm XC Ultra are manufactured by Allergan. Perlane and Restylane are manufactured by Galderma, all have a high concentration of cross-linked hyaluronic acids, which accounts for its longevity. All hyaluronic acid fillers can last up to ten months to one year with only one treatment. The difference in the products really are consummer based opinion.
What to expect during a treatment?
After having an informative consult with Dr. Ness to determine what hyluronic acid is best suited for your concerns, a topical numbing cream will be applied to assist with your comfort. Dr. Ness will use your own pre sterile syringe to administer hyluronic acid to your areas of concern. There are instant results with dermal fillers that will give you the refreshed look you have been looking for.
Recovery and Results after treatment?
After treatment with hyluronic acid it is recommended to not unnecessarily massage the treated area for a few days. Slight swelling and bruising to the treated area is expected but will subside within normal healing time. After two weeks we will have you return for a two week follow appointment to make sure we have fulfilled your expectations and determined that you do not need further treatment at that time.
How long do the effects of dermal filler last?
Hyluronic acid helps smooth away facial wrinkles and folds like nasalabial folds with results that can last up to one year.