Dermal Filler is a popular cosmetic treatment given through injection. It is also known as Injectable Wrinkle Filler or Injectable Cosmetic Filler or Injectable Facial Filler. This is a minimally invasive procedure. Dermal Filler is a soft tissue or gel like substance which is injected beneath the skin to restore lost volume, smooth lines and to enhance facial shape. The main aim of this treatment is to fill facial wrinkles.
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Generally Injectable Dermal Filler is helpful to treat common issues such as:
• To plump up thinning lips
• To enhance or fill in shallow areas on the face
• To decrease or remove the shadow or wrinkle under the eyes caused by the lower eyelid
• To fill in or soften the look of recessed scars
• To fill in or soften static wrinkles especially on the lower face
• To improve facial symmetry
During pretreatment consultation process, doctor evaluates patient’s doubts and concerns.
Every patient should share all medical history with the doctor before starting of treatment such as certain allergies, skin and neurological conditions. So that doctor can review medical condition of patient as well as can decide correct type and volume of Dermal Filler Injection to avoid side effects in future.
Procedure of Dermal Filler Injection treatment:
After the pre-treatment consultation, doctor decides the date and time of treatment.
Just before actual starting of treatment, patient’s the area of the treatment will be cleaned. Topical anesthetic is given to patient to numb area before injection.
Cosmetic Surgeon or Dermatologist then injects a precise amount of Dermal Filler skillfully beneath the skin.
Patient can notice results immediately after receiving Dermal Filler injection. Results are depending on the type of filler and area of treatment.
Some patients can experience mild swelling and bruising after undergoing treatment but these are temporary side effects.
Patient can resume daily activities right after treatment as per doctor’s advice. Generally doctor ask patient to take rest for one day and to avoid heavy activities.
Types of Dermal Fillers:
Not every Wrinkle Filler is suitable for every type of wrinkle. Cosmetic Surgeon or Dermatologist decides most effective and least risky Wrinkle Filler based on the skin and wrinkle type. The most common types of Dermal Fillers are:
• Calcium Hydroxyl-apatite
This is mineral like compound naturally found in human bones. Calcium Hydroxyl-apatite is mostly used to enhance fullness of cheeks and other facial shapes as well as to remove moderate to severe creases like nasolabial folds, marionette lines and frown lines.
• Hyaluronic Acid
Hyaluronic Acid Injection is mainly used to improve skin’s contour and reduce dullness in the skin caused due to injury, scars or lines. After using Hyaluronic Acid Injection Filler improvements can be seen like acne scar, redefining lip border, facial scars including burns or wounds and frown lines between eyebrows.
This is semi permanent Dermal Filler and mostly used by Plastic Surgeons to plump thin lip, to treat deeper wrinkles such as nasolabial folds or depressed scars, to treat facial wasting from HIV medications and to enhance cheekbones and jawline.
• Polylactic Acid
Polylactic Acid is a synthetic Dermal Filler which is injected into face. This type of Dermal Filler is known as a stimulator. Polylactic Acid is a non toxic, biodegradable substance specially works best in the lower half of the face. It is mainly used to plump thin lip, to treat deep nasolabial folds and to fill the lines caused by laughing.
Polymethyl-methacrylate Microspheres (PMMA)
This is a semi permanent Dermal Filler and mostly used to treat medium to deep wrinkles and nasolbial folds. PMMA also used to fill pitted scars and to increase thin lips. PMMA is an alternative treatment option for collagen replacement therapy. This procedure is widely used for many years in permanent surgical implants.
Most of these Dermal Fillers in Mumbai are temporary because they are finally absorbed by the body. Dermal Filler Injection treatment has no harmful and long lasting side effects. Some people can need more than one injection to achieve the wrinkle-smoothing effect. The effect of Wrinkle Filler treatment can last for about six months or longer. The cosmetic surgeon or dermatologist decides the best type and volume of Dermal Filler based on the patient’s area of treatment.
Now days in India, many men and women prefer to undergo Injectable Dermal Filler treatment as this is the most cost effective, faster, easier and successful way to look younger and beautiful without surgery. The outcome of this treatment is mainly depending on the health of the skin, area of treatment, skills of the cosmetic surgeon and type of filler used.
Every patient should take Dermal Filler Injection treatment only from a certified, well experienced and proficient Cosmetic Surgeon or Dermatologist. In this way, a combination of qualified doctor and perfect Dermal Filler Injection helps to increase confidence in patient by providing natural looking appearance.
Dr Malay Mehta had been in USA for enhancing clinical skills for Botox and fillers treatment. He has established himself as one of the most successful Cosmetologist in the field of Cosmetic Dermatology. Today, he is the key opinion maker with many leading companies for lasers and Botox fillers!!
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