What Are Dermal Fillers?Fillers are designed to be used in the face to enhance soft tissue volume and re-contour as well as fill in and smooth out depressed areas, such as around naso labial and marionette lines around the nose and mouth. A cheek filler treatment at Tracey Bell;
An easy way to improve your appearance and boost your confidenceFiller is used to augment the lips and lip line to enhance definition and restore natural fullness to the lips; it can also be used to re contour the upper and lower face and jaw line. A local anaesthetic cream or sometimes an injection is used to numb the area and the procedure takes between fifteen minutes to an hour. Temporary fillers are an effective and increasingly popular way of filling lines and wrinklesdefining and augmenting lips, and reducing under-eye circles. Several products can be used in combination for a bespoke treatment which successfully targets problem areas while maintaining a natural look. The results are beautifully natural and subtle. There are a lot of good products available, take a look at the product selection and click on to see more details about each one.
Types of Dermal Filler
A hyaluronic acid-based filler of the Qmed family used to fill lines and wrinkles and to define and augment lips.
It can also be used for under-eye circles. It is the most common of the Qmed products used.
The Juvéderm® ULTRA range of products is a new generation of hyaluronic acid fillers from ALLERGAN, a world leader in surgical and non-surgical aesthetic products. They use a specially formulated type of hyaluronic acid (HA) that exists naturally in your skin. It’s a natural, biodegradable gel that flows easily and smoothly into your skin, instantly filling out those troublesome lines leaving a smooth and natural look and feel. So, you’ll notice an immediate difference after just one treatment.
What is Succeev? Succeev is a hyaluronic acid in injectable form for filling facial lines and wrinkles, enhancing the lips and correcting small facial scars and minor imperfections. Read More.
Radiesse is a new generation injectable filler. Its durability and longevity is unique. Radiesse is made of very tiny microspheres of calcium hydroxyapatite.
Juvéderm® VOLUMA® is an innovative, injectable volumiser that delivers a smoother more youthful appearance to your cheeks, cheekbones, and chin.
Glossary for Dermal Fillers
Loss of volume during the aging process often results in hollows in the cheeks caused by fat loss under the skin. Cheek volumisation using facial fillers can restore the cheeks’ fullness for a more youthful appearance.
Crow’s feet, or periorbital rhytides, are the wrinkles that can form at the corner of the eyes over time as a result of aging, sun exposure, facial expressions, and smoking.
Cosmetic facial fillers are often used to fill in fine facial lines and wrinkles, add volume to the cheeks, and plump up the lips.
Frown lines, or glabellar lines, are wrinkles between the brows caused by the muscles contracting. After years of crinkling and wrinkling, those frown lines start to linger and can become more pronounced.
Glabellar lines, sometimes called frown lines, are wrinkles between the brows caused by the muscles contracting. After years of crinkling and wrinkling, those frown lines start to linger longer and can become more pronounced.
Hyaluronic acid (HA) is a substance that occurs naturally in the body. It keeps skin moisturised and gives it its elasticity.
Lip contouring is a lip enhancement technique using injectable fillers to create an improved vermilion border to better define the lip line and produce plumper, more youthful looking lips.
Thinning lips are a common reality of the aging process. Lip enhancement using facial fillers results in fuller, plumper lips and a more aesthetically pleasing, youthful appearance.
Mouth lines, or marionette lines, are vertical wrinkles that form below the corners of the mouth, giving a sad or angry look to the face.
Marionette lines, or mouth lines, are vertical wrinkles that form below the corners of the mouth, giving a sad or angry look to the face.
Smile lines, or nasolabial folds, are the lines that run vertically from the sides of the nose to the corners of the upper lip.
Nasolabial folds, or smile lines, are the lines that run vertically from the sides of the nose to the corners of the upper lip.
Smoker’s lines, or vertical lines, are lip wrinkles, vertical wrinkles that form above the upper lip as a result of heredity, sun damage, and smoking.
These are deep lines you see when your face is still. Static lines are due to lack of skin elasticity caused by sun damage, smoking, and genetics.