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Doctor insights on: Difference Between Perlane And Restylane

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What is the difference between botox and Restylane (dermal fillers) injections?

What is the difference between botox and Restylane (dermal fillers) injections?

Quit a bit: Botox and similar products such as Dysport relax the muscle that cause the wrinkles. Treatment sites are typically frown line between the eyes, forehead lines and crowfeet. Results last 3-4 months. Restylane (dermal fillers) is a volumizing filler that helps to plump deep creases, lines and the lips. Results typically last 6-8 months. ...Read more

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What are the differences between refirme and juvederm?

What are the differences between refirme and juvederm?

Laser vs filler: Refirme is a laser device using bipolar radiofrequency and light manufactured by syneron. It helps to improve the appearance of skin by stimulating collagen production. It usually requires multiple treatments to get reduction of fine wrinkles over the entire face or neck. Juvederm is a filler that is injected into the individual wrinkles using a needle to help plump up the groove or crease. ...Read more

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Please help! what is the difference between botox and Restylane (dermal fillers) injections?

Please help! what is the difference between botox and Restylane (dermal fillers) injections?

BOTOX/RESTYLANE Diff: Botox is a nerve and muscle relaxant. It causes weakness in the muscles. Restylane (dermal fillers) is a hyaluronic gel that pumps up and fills soft tissue areas. Restylane (dermal fillers) does not change muscular function. ...Read more

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Difference between dermaroller and dermabrasain?

Let me help you: The removal of superficial layers of skin with a rapidly revolving abrasive tool, as a technique in cosmetic surgery. Dermal roller creates a multitude of tiny puncture wounds to the dermis which induces the release of growth factors that stimulate the production of new collagen and elastin. ...Read more

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Is belotero and juvederm interchangeable?

Is belotero and juvederm interchangeable?

No: Juvederm is a bit thicker preparation and good for filling in deeper areas. The product is deposited in the dermis. If you use this in a fine line it will have to be very superficial and will make a blue line appear. Belotero is designed to gointo fine lines of the lip and also deeper wrinkles. It can be delivered superficially without blue formation ...Read more

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What's the difference between perlane and restylane (dermal fillers)? They seem to have the same ingredients. So why is my doctor recommending perlane over restylane (dermal fillers)? .

What's the difference between perlane and restylane (dermal fillers)? They seem to have the same ingredients. So why is my doctor recommending perlane over restylane (dermal fillers)?

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Perlane (dermal fillers) thicker: Perlane is a thicker version of Restylane (dermal fillers) so lasts longer and gives more volume due to the larger particle size, therefore you get more "bulk" and lifting with perlane. These properties make Perlane more suited for deeper folds such as nasolabial folds and marrionette lines whereas Restylane (dermal fillers) is better for lips and tear trough where the skin is thinner. ...Read more

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What's the difference and similarities between hyaluronic acid and collagen?

What's the difference and similarities between hyaluronic acid and collagen?

Similarity : volume: The reason this question is asked is usually where people have had "filler injections" placed years ago with collagen and now these are discontinued in favour of hyaluronic acid as the side effect profile is so much lower with the latter. Collagen was derived from cows, so allergic reactions were commonly seen. Other than volume replacement, and being organic molecules there is no similarity. ...Read more

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What is the difference between elevess and botox?

What is the difference between elevess and botox?

Filler vs neurotoxin: Elevesse is a temporary soft tissue filler used to increase volume, while Botox blocks the contraction of muscle which cause wrinkles. ...Read more

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What is the difference between botox and dysport?

What is the difference between botox and dysport?

Dysport and Botox: This is not unlike asking what is the difference between anacin and bufferin. Both contain Aspirin as the active ingredient but may have other minor differences. Botox and Dysport both contain botulinum toxin as the primary component with minor chemical differences and binding proteins. Botox has human Albumin and Dysport contains cow milk protein. ...Read more

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What is the difference between skin divers, dermals and micro dermals?

What is the difference between skin divers, dermals and micro dermals?

Piercings: I will not profess to have expertise in the different types of piercings. See: http://tattoo.about.com/od/piercingsgeneralinfo/fl/Body-Piercings-Guide.htm ...Read more

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What's the difference between lipo vite injections and phentermine?

What's the difference between lipo vite injections and phentermine?

Many: Lipovite is not proven injections for weigh loss that includes some naturally occurring substances plus various forms of vitamin b. Phentermine is appetite suppresant weight loss oral medication. ...Read more

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What is the difference between botox & fillers?

What is the difference between botox & fillers?

Botox Vs. Filler: Botox is a relaxer of muscles. It will make the muscle not to be able to contract. Fillers are used to fill an area or to give volume. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What is the difference between hyalgan and juviderm? As they are both hyaluronate base..

What is the difference between hyalgan and juviderm? As they are both hyaluronate base..

See details: Both are hyaluronic acid based but used for entirely different purposes. The Hyalgan is injected into the knee for treatment of osteoarthritic pain and the juviderm is used as a filler for facial wrinkles. ...Read more

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What are the differences between juvederm & evolence?

What are the differences between juvederm & evolence?

Collagen/Hyaluronic: Juvederm is made up of hyaluronic acid molecules (the same that we naturally have in our bodies to help hydrate the skin). Evolence (which was discontinued by johnson and johnson in 2009) was made from collagen derived from pigs. ...Read more

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What are the differences between dermabrasion and salabrasion?

See details: Dermabrasion can refer to any process in which the skin surface is abraded, but usually refers to the use of a mechanical rotary device similar to a "sander." salabrasion specifically refers to the use of a concentrated saline solution (saltwater) to perform the abrasion. ...Read more

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Would belotero reduce the heavy lines between by eyebrows? What are the differences in the fillers belotero, Restylane and juvederm? Would a belotero injection between my eyebrows (for those wrinkles that look like the number eleven) be the best filler op

Would belotero reduce the heavy lines between by eyebrows? What are the differences in the fillers belotero, Restylane and juvederm? Would a belotero injection between my eyebrows (for those wrinkles that look like the number eleven) be the best filler op

Dysport/Botox first: In this situation, you need to get Dysport or Botox to relax the muscle first. After a few weeks, if the line is still present, you can use a filler to help further improve results. Belotero, although not fda approved for this region, can be used to accomplish this task. Be aware that a very rare complication of skin necrosis is possible with any filler in this region. ...Read more

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What's the difference between hyaluronic acid and cortisone injections?

What's the difference between hyaluronic acid and cortisone injections?

Big differences: Cortisone injections are performed to decrease joint inflammation. Injections with hyaluronic acid derivatives have a number of known and some unexplained actions on the joint. The hyaluronic acid derivatives increase lubrication, and change how the lining of the knee functions. Cortisone is usually one injection, hyaluronic acid is 3 or more injections. ...Read more

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What is the difference between supartz (hyaluronic acid) and synvisc-one shots?

What is the difference between supartz (hyaluronic acid) and synvisc-one shots?

Number of injections: The primary difference is that supartz is given over a course of 3-5 injections (usually 5) and synvisc-one is a single injection. They both deliver a form of hyaluronic acid and act as a sort of joint lubricant. ...Read more

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What's the difference between thermage and Ulthera?

What's the difference between thermage and Ulthera?

Thermage vs Ulthera: Thermage is a homopolar radio frequency unit to tighten skin on face,neck, periocular, body. While the Ulthera (Ultrashape) is an ultrasonic devise to destroy fat in non thermal pulsed u;transonic waves. Both have limited results for the time needed and expenses used. If you desire non surgical therapy than either might offer the patient a minimal satisfactory result. ...Read more