Dermal Filler

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Dermal Filler

As the human body ages, plenty of changes happen at the cellular level. The manifestation of these changes shows up on the face and the skin. Wrinkles, age spots, sagging skin, scars, etc., are a few such signs. Dermal fillers help curtail such signs of aging. The fillers help in lifting the skin and give it support. As a result, a few signs of aging, like wrinkles, get softened, and the skin tightened.

Possible Causes

Dermal fillers are injectable implants for smoothening the skin and wrinkles. Hyaluronic Acid is one of the most frequently used fillers by aesthetic dermatologists of the different types of dermal fillers.

Risk Factors

Dermal filler injections posses some risks. Some of the risks associated with dermal fillers are:

  • bruising,
  • redness,
  • swelling,
  • pain,
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Rare side effects include lumps and bumps, infections, and changes in pigmentation.

Signs and Symptoms

Dermal fillers help in reducing signs of aging such as aging, scarring, wrinkles, etc.

Diagnosis

The doctors may visually diagnose the areas that may require fillers. There is no requirement for any detailed diagnosis.

Treatment Options at 7DMC

At the Department of Aesthetics & Dermatology at 7DMC, our team of internationally-trained aesthetic and skin specialists assess the skin condition to advise the best-suited solution. The objective is to rejuvenate the skin and minimize the effects of aging. Our surgeons are skilled in offering precise solutions after a thorough assessment of the facial anatomy.

Since there are many Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers, our surgeons help you choose the right one depending on the desired outcome. For example, Juvederm Voluma is advised for lifting cheeks, and to fill the lips, Juvederm Volbella is recommended. 

The therapy begins with a consultation. During the session, patients are urged to express their aspirations openly. Our cosmetic surgeons will thoroughly examine the patient’s face and evaluate the patient’s medical history.

The region is initially cleansed before the therapy begins, and a local anesthetic may be used. Most Hyaluronic Acid dermal fillers contain lidocaine to reduce pain during treatment.

A small quantity of filler is injected beneath the skin in the desired region. In most situations, patients can see effects very quickly after receiving the injection. The results will persist for six to eighteen months.

FAQs

Frequently asked questions

Hyaluronic Acid is present in our bodies as a natural sugar in the human body. It is found chiefly in the joints, connective tissues, and skin cells. One of its roles is to hydrate tissues and lubricate joints. The Acid also maintains the body’s immune system and plays an active role in tissue repair. The medical fraternity prefers it as a dermal filler because of its water-binding capacity.

  • Juvederm – it includes specially-made fillers like Juvederm Voluma XC, Juvederm Utlra XC, Juvederm Ultra Plus XC, Juvederm Volbella XC, and Juvederm Vollure XC. 
  • Restylane – consists of Restylane, Restylane Lyft, Restylane Silk, Restylane Refyne, and Defyne.
  • Belotero 

It increases the size of the cheeks, plumps up the lips, and defines the jawline. Wrinkles, fine lines, crow’s feet, frown lines, smile lines, deep forehead lines, and chin nasolabial folds can all be reduced. It also aids in adding volume to the earlobes, back of the hands, and beneath the eyes.