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Injectable Fillers: What Are Fillers? Is It Good For You?


Injectable Fillers a.k.a cosmetic fillers or wrinkle fillers are gels used to fill out lines and wrinkles, create volume, and to restore the hydration, viscosity, and elasticity of the skin. Fillers also serve the purpose of giving your skin a more youthful look. The results of these fillers can last from 4 months to more than a year.

Injectable fillers give those persons a better alternative who are not yet ready to get under the knife or wanted a non-invasional or non-incisional method for helping their ageing signs.

Dermal fillers, sometimes called soft tissue fillers, are substances designed to be injected beneath the surface of the skin to add volume and fullness.

There are a lot of dermal fillers available in the market while Hyaluronic Acid ( Restylane, Juvederm, Captique) is one of the best with its proven records and obviously safety. Hyaluronic Acid or HA is a natural sugar found in the skin and doesn’t contain human or animal DNA.

Fillers are cosmetic treatments that help to increase skin volume to smooth out wrinkles, reduce pitted scars, and make lips fuller. Unlike BOTOX (botulinum toxin), fillers do not reduce the activity of muscles in the face.

What can dermal fillers correct?

Different dermal fillers have different areas that they treat depending on the signs of ageing. Your dermal filler will probably be used to :

Plump lips

Enhance or fill shallow areas on the face

Decrease or remove the shadow under the eyes 

Fill in or soften the look of scars

Fill in the part of the cheek where wrinkles have occurred because of collagen loss

Are Dermal Fillers Permanent?

No, dermal fillers are not permanent. Depending on the type of dermal filler you get, they can last up to 4 months to 2-3 years.

To get the long-lasting result you must consult with your cosmetic surgeon about your problem. Do not take just a friend’s suggestion because the filler you might get will differ according to your skin. The best way to know is to consult a cosmetic surgeon like on Charmfidene for free and they will help you decide what filler will have the best results for you.

Does Dermal Fillers Have Any Side Effects?

According to most of the cosmetic surgeons, dermal fillers are considered to be safe it can occur side effects on some individuals which includes: but side effects can occur. The most common problems include:

Itching, skin rashes, or pimples

Swelling, redness, bleeding and bruising may occur

Sight loss or other vision problems

Lumps, overcorrection of wrinkles, undesired appearance

Infection and skin damage

Death of skin cells

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How Much Fillers Cost:

Injectable fillers cost varies depending on the filler, your condition, surgeon’s experience and the reputation of the clinic.

To get the exact pricing on Fillers, get a free account on Charmfidence using this link for Android and iOS. You just need to post three pictures and surgeons will provide a free consultation, information on charges and advice on how the treatment can be done. This will help you save a heck lot of time. 

What is the treatment procedure of Dermal Fillers?

As the name suggests, injectable fillers or Dermal fillers are injected under the skin through, which takes the time of around 10 to 15 minutes. The whole process has less to no pain and does not require to put on anaesthesia. You might experience redness and swelling after getting the injection which may last up to a maximum of 36 hours. If it lasts longer, you must consult with your surgeon. Ice packs in some cases are also very helpful in reducing the swelling and redness.  Your cosmetic surgeon might recommend you to have repeated injections depending on the reaction of the fillers to your body and your desired aesthetic goal. 

What are the Effects of fillers?

Fillers are not permanent yet they can last up to 4 months to a maximum of 3 years. Fillers can have smooth and amazing results in reducing fine lines and restoring skin volume. It may help you look younger and more rejuvenated refreshed but in a natural way. 

Things to know before having dermal fillers

There are some points which you must know if you are after getting dermal fillers, it’s always best to get a consultation from the trusted doctor before undergoing the treatment. Fillers are never advisable if you are pregnant.

If you already have got some fillers before using skincare products which suits your skin are very important to keep the results more natural and much healthier skin for the long run.

*NOTE: The article is for general information only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice.