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Doctor insights on: Fillers For Jowls Before And After

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Can radiesse (dermal fillers) minimize a jowl? I'm just beginning to develop a jowl, so I'm looking for something quick and easy to make it less noticeable..

Radiesse (dermal fillers) jowls: Radiesse (dermal fillers) is great for helping minimize the appearance of jowls by injecting in front of the jowls and behind the jowls. ...Read more

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Can radiesse (dermal fillers) minimize a jowl? I'm just beginning to develop a jowl, so I'm looking for something quick and easy to make it less noticeable..

Can radiesse (dermal fillers) minimize a jowl? I'm just beginning to develop a jowl, so I'm looking for something quick and easy to make it less noticeable..

Yes it assists: Radiesse (dermal fillers) can lift and contour the face. It will not replace a facelift but can temporize areas that are falling or in need of contour. When placed along the jaw it can contour the jaw and jowl or hide the indentations around the jowl. Care is taken to not overdo it or it will not be corrected. I often use Radiesse (dermal fillers) as part of my "rosenthal liquid facelift". www. Artofplasticsurgery. Com. ...Read more

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Can I use fillers at the age of 30?

Can I use fillers at the age of 30?

Yes: Fillers are a good option for temporary correction of minor contour depressions or irregularities or folds or wrinkles. Your are relatively young to undergo fillers but it may be a good way to determine if you would benefit from more long term solutions such longer lasting fillers, fat grafting or implants or other surgical interventions. ...Read more

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How much would it cost to get fillers for my tear trough deformity?

How much would it cost to get fillers for my tear trough deformity?

Be very careful...: That is a very delicate area of the face. Best to consult with a facial plastic surgeon or eye surgeon before doing anything. ...Read more

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What's a facial fillers treatment?

What's a facial fillers treatment?

Facial filler: Facial fillers are cosmetic treatments performed in the office with minimal local anesthesia. Results are typically immediate and last for several months or years. Example treatment areas may include the lips, smile lines, cheeks, or under eyes. A large variety of facial fillers are available, such as restylane, (dermal fillers) juvederm, radiesse, sculptra, and belotero. ...Read more

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Can fillers be used no wrinkly arms?

Can fillers be used no wrinkly arms?

Hands not arms: Fillers have been used to improve hollows on the back of hands but are not used to treat arms. ...Read more

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Are there any good wrinkle fillers for mouth lines?

Are there any good wrinkle fillers for mouth lines?

Several options: There are multiple options. Sometimes an injectable filler is a good choice. If the wrinkles are extensive then a skin rejuvenation treatment such as a fractional laser or dermabrasion may be a better choice. You should consult with a provider experienced in facial rejuvenation to see what is best for you. ...Read more

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Information on sculptra filler?

Information on sculptra filler?

A different filler: Sculptra is poly l-lactic acid. First fda approved for treatment if lipoatrophy from anti-viral HIV drug treatments, for the last several years marketed as sculptra aesthetic for general cosmetic patients.

A stimulatory filler, it leads to increased collagen production and a gradual volume improvement for facial aging. The results can be longer-lasting than other fillers, up to 2 years. ...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 facial filler is best suited for older women?

What facial filler is best suited for older women?

Which Filler is Best: It depends where it is needed the most. For example filling in creases and wrinkles might require a different material than filling in volume of sunken cheeks. Best to see a qualified board cerfified plastic surgeon, dermatologist, or facial plastic surgeon with experiece. ...Read more

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Getting facial fillers to make a thin face look rounder; how is that done?

Facial Filler Use: Using facial fillers also called a "liquid facelift"
essentially uses fillers and botox/dysport to restore the volume of your face lost by the aging process. It does not take the place of a facelift but beneficiallly adds to the final result.
Some of the fillers used include jeuvederm, sculptra, radiesse, (dermal fillers) resylane, voluma and others. It is a simple office procedure well tolerated. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of using belotero filler in comparison to other products?

Boletero: Is a very thin ha filler.
It dissolves very fast
can be used in tar trough
no great advantages. ...Read more

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I am planning to get white filler in a cavity. How do they look in terms of aesthetics?

I am planning to get white filler in a cavity. How do they look in terms of aesthetics?

Pretty good: In general they look great. Clearly if your teeth change in color with age, the filling may be more noticeable but it is still a better cosmetic option compared to amalgam fillings. ...Read more

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I'm having facial fillers or fat fillers to make a thin face very round and wider. How is the procudure done?

Facial ; Fat Fillers: Typically a series of injections are performed as an office procedure. If tat is used then it would first be removed by liposuction from an unwanted area. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have butt augmentation through injections only? Is there a way to have butt augmentation just with injections of fat or fillers? .

Is it possible to have butt augmentation through injections only? Is there a way to have butt augmentation just with injections of fat or fillers? .

Brazilian lift: It is commonplace to do fat injections for buttock enhancement. It is also called the brazilian butt lift and I commonly do it in my practice with excellent results. ...Read more

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Why doesn't sculptra produce immediate results like other facial fillers? I've read about how it takes time to see any results from sculptra. But other fillers show results immediately and then just take a little time to settle into final results. Why is

Why doesn't sculptra produce immediate results like other facial fillers? I've read about how it takes time to see any results from sculptra. But other fillers show results immediately and then just take a little time to settle into final results. Why is

Builds collagen: Sculptra is unique in that it is the only product that produces results solely by stimulating collagen production. This usually takes the body several weeks and months to produce this collagen. With other products, the material is injected to create a volume effect. This is instantaneous and will last as long as it takes the body to break the product down. ...Read more

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What is restylane (dermal fillers)?  

What is restylane (dermal fillers)?  

A dermal filler: Restylane (dermal fillers) is made of hyaluronic acid which is a naturally occuring substance found in the skin. This is used as a temporary filler for facial wrinkles and furrows. ...Read more

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What are risks of Restylane (dermal fillers) injections?

What are risks of Restylane (dermal fillers) injections?

Restylane (dermal fillers) Risks: Possible bruising, redness, lumps. Be sure to find a board certified plastic surgeon or certified nurse injector to administer the procedure. ...Read more

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What is the best filler for lip injections?

Lip Filler: Hyaluronic acid fillers (juvederm or restylane) are the best products for injectable lip augmentation. Radiesse, (dermal fillers) sculptra, and artefill are not suitable for the lips and may cause significant problems. Permanent augmentation with implants such as permalip are reasonable in the right circumstances - as are fat and smas implants. Best to seek the advice of a facial plastic surgeon. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Has it been shown that there are any wrinkle fillers (for mouth lines)that actually work?

Has it been shown that there are any wrinkle fillers (for mouth lines)that actually work?

Certainly: The ha gel family (restylane, juvederm, etc.) all work well. They are also reversible, in case you're not happy with the result. ...Read more

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Is derma fillers good for under eye bags?

Is derma fillers good for under eye bags?

It depends: Filler can be used to make the "bag" looks less prominent if the depression around it is filled in. ...Read more

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What is a dermal filler?

What is a dermal filler?

Filler: Filler is a product that is injected into the skin to fill wrinkles or volumise the face. Be sure to have your face evaluated by a board certified facial plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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Dermal fillers settle in how many days?

Absorption: Each filler has different characteristics. Each is slowly resorbed unless it contains non biological materials. Those are never resorbed. So, each material has different reactions. ...Read more

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Which dermal filler procedures last longer?

Dermal fillers: Df all last about the same time. The minimal differences are just for marketing purposes. The truth is that fillers are a good way to assess how you feel with the volume restoration. You can continue with fillers once they wear off or, if you like the result, you can get fat injections that are more longer lasting. ...Read more

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What do I need to know about dermal fillers?

What do I need to know about dermal fillers?

Dermal fillers: Facial fillers or dermal fillers are cosmetic treatments performed in the office with minimal local anesthesia. Results are typically immediate and last for several months or years. Example treatment areas may include the lips, smile lines, cheeks, or under eyes. A large variety of facial fillers are available, such as restylane, juvederm, radiesse, sculptra, and belotero. ...Read more

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Can I get dermal filler injection after gore tex?

Can I get dermal filler injection after gore tex?

Yes but caution: Fillers over any facial implant such as chin, cheek, jaw, forehead, nose, lips, facial folds etc are all at slight risk for infection when nearby the treatment area. It is important to inform your injector if this. A competent injector will always use aseptic technique and usually use prophylactic antibiotics if in the same area. This also applies to patients with hardware from other procedures. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about sculptra injectable filler?

Can you tell me about sculptra injectable filler?

Collagen Production: Sculptra works by stimulating collagen production in the skin. When you first have the "fill" the volume you get is water. This then goes away and the Sculptra remains. Your body then builds up the collagen and breaks down the Sculptra, leaving behind an increase in volume due to the collagen. The results are gradual (3 months or more) but long lasting (as long as 2-3 years). ...Read more

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What to do if I am 20 & want to get a facial filler?

What to do if I am 20 & want to get a facial filler?

Age for filler: Facial fillers can be used to treat a variety of issues. Have your face evaluated by a board certified facial plastic surgeon to determine what your best options are. ...Read more

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Why would you inject fillers around bladder opening?

Why would you inject fillers around bladder opening?

Incontinence!: This is used by some to treat bladder incontinence. Make sure the person is being seem by a reputable physician trained in the treatment of incontinence and that the proper testing was done prior to any treatment. Seek a second or third opinion and perhaps consider a tertiary referral center. Some substances injected are not appropriate. Check the facts and be cautious. Once in, no getting out! ...Read more

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I was told that the derma filler silikon 1000 is safe?

Use in skin: For wrinkle correction is fraught with problems stick with better options. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: dermal fillers?

What is the definition or description of: dermal fillers?

Dermal Fillers: Dermal fillers are materials commonly used to "fill-in" facial wrinkles and decrease visible signs of aging. These substances are injected into the skin to plump lips, enhance facial contours, and soften the appearance of facial folds. The most common filler materials are derived from hyaluronic acid (i.e. Restylane (dermal fillers) and juvederm). ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: injectable fillers?

What is the definition or description of: injectable fillers?

Injectable Fillers: This is a category of products that are injected into the dermis (a layer of the skin) to to fill or soften lines or folds on the face. These include restylane, (dermal fillers) perlane, juvederm, radiesse, which are some of the most commonly used products. ...Read more

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Facial fillers vs chemical peel. Which gives better results?

Facial fillers vs chemical peel. Which gives better results?

Different results: The best option depends on what you are trying to address. Peels improve the tone and texture of the skin and will improve fine lines and wrinkles. Fillers are used for deep lines and wrinkles and/or the augmentation of areas of the face which need more volume (nasolabial folds, lips, etc). Seek consultation with an experienced facial plastic surgeon for personalized recommendations. ...Read more

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What are the different dermal fillers procedures which one lasts longer?

What are the different dermal fillers procedures which one lasts longer?

Dermal Fillers: Juvederm, Perlane, Restylane (dermal fillers), (dermal fillers) Radiesse, Juvederm Voluma, and Sculptra are the popular fillers. Juvederm results last up to a year, and approximately 6 months for Restylane (dermal fillers) and Perlane. Radiesse results can last for a year or longer. For Sculptra, the effects are typically apparent 4-6 months after the first treatment. Juvederm Voluma results can last up to 2 years. ...Read more

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I'm going to have dermal fillers done. Did I wait to long if starting at 60?

See a plastic surgn: It depends on where you are having fillers done and what your expected outcome is.


If you are having fillers done, because you don't want surgery, but your plastic surgeon has recommended a facelift, then fillers will not work ideally. You need a facelift.

On the other hand, if you have modern nasolabial folds (smile lines or parentheses line) then yes fillers such as juvederm will work. ...Read more

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Are botox and fillers for you face safe to use? Are they not absorbed by your body?

Are botox and fillers for you face safe to use? Are they not absorbed by your body?

Fillers and botox: Fillers and neurotoxins that are FDA approved are safe to use in your face. Have your face evaluated by a board certified facial aplastic surgeon with experience in injectables ...Read more

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What's the best follow up to do at home after having fillers injected into your face?

What's the best follow up to do at home after having fillers injected into your face?

Injectable fillers: Some patients may use a cool compress after injection if there is a little swelling. Other than that, you can return to normal activity. ...Read more