Dermal fillers such as can be used to combat the effects of aging and skin damage and are proven to be very effective for eliminating deep lines and wrinkles. Dermal fillers can prevent or reduce deep lines and wrinkles, fill hollows, give rise to sunken cheeks and help to highlight and contour your facial appearance. Dermal fillers are based on Hyaluronic acid (HA) which is a substance that naturally exists in your body.
Hyaluronic acid is a natural substance found in the body. High amounts of Hyaluronic acid are found in the connective tissue, in the fluid surrounding the eyes, in some cartilage and joint fluids and in the skin. Hyaluronic acid has excellent viscoelasticity, a high moisture retention capacity and a high biocompatibility and is used in a range of medical applications, cosmetics, and nutraceuticals. One extracted hyaluronic acid is reformulated and is now one of the most common injectable fillers used worldwide.
Depending on the type of Dermal Filler used it can last between 6 to 12 months. Duration depends on many factors, such as the individual’s skin type, skin condition lifestyle and age. After the initial treatment, follow-up sessions are normally recommended around every 6 to 12 months depending on the individual and the treatment.