Tucson Dermal Fillers
If you want to rejuvenate your skin without undergoing any aggressive surgical procedures, dermal fillers may be your best option. Dermal fillers are increasing in popularity because they are a safer, more affordable alternative to surgery. You can regain the youthful vitality of your skin after just one treatment, and the effects can last for up to two years. Fillers can also be used in many areas including the cheeks, chin, jawline, temples, lips and even the hands.
How do Dermal Fillers work?
How can Dermal Fillers help me?
As we age, our face changes over time, so dermal fillers allow you to control your looks subtly over time. depending on where the volume loss is, replenishing the volume with fillers using a specialized technique in target areas will result in a more contoured youthful, natural look with an improved appearance of the skin by softening or eliminating the unwanted fine lines and creases.
Common Reasons for Dermal Fillers
- ✓ Temple hollowing
- ✓ Nasal reconstruction
- ✓ Loss of volume in ear lobe
- ✓ Under eye hollowing
- ✓ Cheek augmentation and contouring
- ✓ Lip augmentation
- ✓ Jawline and chin contouring
- ✓ Marionette lines
- ✓ Hand rejuvenation
What should I know before getting Dermal Fillers?
Treatment time will vary depending on the areas treated. Refrain from heavy exercise for 24 hours following the procedure. Stop taking any blood thinners , fish oil, vitamin E, and anti-inflammatories 5-7 days before treatment. Consult with your doctor before you stop any medications. Avoid alcohol and red wine three days before treatment. Eating fresh pineapple and taking arnica or bromelain tablets 3-5 days before your procedure may decrease the likelihood of bruising . Fillers can last between 6-12 month or longer depending on the product, location, and amount of filler used. The longevity of results will vary from person to person depending on everyday activities and metabolic rate.
What to expect after getting Fillers?
Do not rub the treated area for the remainder of the day. Bruising, redness, and tenderness are common side effects of fillers. Temple fillers can result in tightness for up to 48 hours. Tylenol can be used for pain relief and arnica tablets/creams can be used for bruising. In most cases, you can return to work immediately following treatment.
Am I a candidate for Dermal Fillers?
The ideal canidate shows signs of volume loss, fine lines and wrinkles and a tired or aged look. Do not use dermal fillers if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or are allergic to any ingredients in the products. Please inform us if you have any questions about this prior to your treatment. You can learn more about what to expect from fillers when you come in for your complimentary consultation.
Dermal Fillers FAQ
Facial fillers are injectables that can be used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and other characteristics of aging skin, providing patients with a smoother and younger looking complexion.
As with any treatment, facial fillers have the potential for side effects. Typically, the side effects are mild and resolve within the first few hours or days following treatment. Common side effects can include bruising, bleeding, and swelling.
Dermal Fillers Treatment Timeline
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