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Dermal Fillers Injections

Cosmetic Specialist & Aesthetician located in Midtown, New York, NY

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Dermal Fillers Injections services offered in Midtown, New York, NY

As we age, our faces naturally lose subcutaneous fat. The facial muscles are then working closer to the skin surface, so smile lines and crow's feet become more apparent. Dermal fillers can be very helpful in those with early signs of aging.

Dermal Fillers Injections Q&A

What are dermal fillers?
Dermal fillers are gel-like substances that are injected beneath the skin to restore lost volume, smooth lines and soften creases, or enhance facial contours.

What dermal fillers can do
● Plump thin lips
● Enhance shallow contours
● Soften facial creases and wrinkles
● Improve the appearance of recessed scars
● Reconstruct contour deformities in the face
● Decrease or remove the shadow of the lower lids

How long do dermal fillers typically last?
Deep injections may last as long as 12 months, and newer products on the market may last up to two years.

What happens when you stop using dermal fillers?
The effects of the fillers will wear off after months or years, but the treated area is likely to return to its original state. The benefits of both Botox and fillers will be gone and you'll notice that those lines and volume loss will come back.

How painful are dermal fillers?
The process of having dermal fillers administered does not generally cause any considerable discomfort. Some people may experience some swelling, redness, skin sensitivity and tenderness.

Who should not get fillers?
According to the FDA, there's no research showing that dermal fillers are safe for pregnant or breastfeeding people, so you may want to hold off if you're expecting a baby or recently had a child.

What not to do after fillers?
Here's What NOT to Do After Getting Dermal Fillers:
● Don't participate in intense cardio. ...
● Don't apply makeup or use facial tools. ...
● Don't lie down. ...
● Don't drink alcohol. ...
● Don't get a facial, massage, or microdermabrasion.

What is the downtime after fillers?
You can resume most activities right away, but it is generally recommended that you avoid intense physical activity for the first 24-48 hours to minimize swelling and bruising. Be sure to discuss specific recovery plan with our specialist while your Free consultation at Beauty Planet Aesthetic Laser Center.