Dermal fillers are used to improve facial lines and improve the fullness of your face without surgery. The aging process affects the facial skin, subcutaneous fat, and facial muscles. The effect of time and sun damage on the skin results in a thinner skin and subcutaneous fat layers. This will bring the muscle layer closer to the skin and hence the more prominent wrinkles.
One effect of certain dermal fillers is the stimulation of production of your own collagen that will help reduce the number of wrinkles and facial lines.
There are several different types fillers. The commonly used fillers can be hyaluronic acid fillers such as Juvederm® and Restylane®. The effects of different types of fillers can vary from six months and up to two years.
So what can facial dermal fillers do?
1- Improve lip volume.
2- Improve facial skin volume and shallow contours.
3- Make creases less visible
4- If you have a depressed facial scar fillers can help improve those scars.
Dermal fillers are usually performed in the office and you can resume your normal activities after the injection.
If you are interested in fillers you can contact our office at 619-522-0821. Dr. Jaibaji is a board certified plastic surgeon.
Dr. Jaibaji is a double board-certified surgeon, certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery.