Things to Note about Wrinkle Fillers
A filler is a cosmetic substance that is usually injected on the skin to reduce wrinkles or improve smoothness of skin. Wrinkle fillers usually have a temporary effect, usually six months or more depending on a client’s skin and the type of filler used. There are very many types of fillers, for one to get their desired results one needs to use fillers that are compatible with their skin and one which won’t have any side effects to the skin.
Belotero and Volbella is an example of a filler commonly used by cosmetologists. Both are preferred by doctor since they contain hyaluronic acid, a substance normally produced by the body therefore, one will not be introducing a foreign substance into the body. These type of fillers do not have a lasting effect since they are quite fragile and delicate. They are mostly preferred to be injected around the eye lines and the lips.
Juverderm-Ultra and Ultraplus is another example of a wrinkle filler. These fillers are preferred in instances where we have deep or severe wrinkles. These fillers contain hyaluronic acid, a substance produced by the body to help in skin hydration and delivering nutrients to the skin. It also acts as a cushion. The effects of these two fillers may last up to six months or longer.
Another example of a wrinkle fillers is Vollure. This filler is new in the market and therefore hasn’t been used as much. It is also contains hyaluronic acid and is best applied to remove laugh lines or mild wrinkles around the lower face. Vollure effects can last to up to a year or more (18 months).
Voluma is another commonly used filler. It is also a hyaluronic acid filler but also contains lidocaine, a local anesthetic to help add more comfort during treatment. This filler is commonly used to treat the mid face i.e. the cheeks, the forehead and also the hairline. The filler helps add volume to facial tissue giving the mid face area a more supple and smoother surface.
Radiesse is another commonly used filler. Unlike other fillers, radiesse contains calcium hydroxyapatite a component also found in bone and teeth. This type of filler is usually permanent and therefore one must be careful when injecting it. It is mostly preferred when treating deep wrinkles, laugh lines around the mouth and nose. It is also applied in areas of fat loss in the face and hands. Radiesse effects can last for years and therefore making it the best when one wants lasting results.
Versa is another type of a commonly used filler and recently introduced in the cosmetic industry. It is a hyaluronic acid filler and it is applied to remove wrinkle lines in the forehead and also fine tune facial lines to give one that youthful, lustrous and glowing look. Versa is mostly preferred because it is less costly and can last a bit longer than other hyaluronic acid fillers.
In today’s world, people are more concerned about how they look, how they present themselves and how people think about them. People should strive to be the best versions of themselves should not shy away from using wrinkle fillers. Getting that youthful look will make you be more confident and face the world.