As we age the skin naturally loses volume and elasticity, leading to the formation of folds and sagging. Commonly these will be in the most expressive parts of your face; around the nose and mouth. This loss of volume is due to diminishing Hyaluronic acid and Collagen.
What are dermal fillers?
Dermal fillers are injectable gels used to replenish the Hyaluronic acid and soften or plump facial lines.
Dermal filler can also be used to stabilise and lift areas of laxity, aiding with reshaping and contouring.
Products such as Juvederm® closely resemble our own Hyaluronic Acid; which makes it safe and natural looking. Your body then gradually and evenly dissolves the temporary fillers over 6-18 months (depending on the product and volume used).
Dermal Fillers can be used for a huge range of aesthetic treatments: