As we get older, our skin loses some of its elasticity. Moreover the sun can also negatively impact the health of your complexion.
Injectables are a very efficient and quick method to smooth out those unwanted lines on your forehead, around the eyes and mouth without having to go under the knife. Wrinkle injections can also give you more natural results than surgical alternatives.
Prior to the treatment
Before your treatment, your doctor will assess your skin and you will be able to discuss your concerns. After this, you will be recommended the best injectable for your condition.
During the Treatment
The treatment area will be cleansed and a topical anesthetic will be applied to the skin. Then a filler will be injected using a fine needle. You shouldn't feel any pain; however, some patients report feeling a small sting when the needle punctures the skin. The amount administered depends on the depth and size of the condition. The entire treatment usually lasts around 15 minutes.
After the Treatment
After the treatment, some patients experience redness, swelling and some tenderness in the area treated. However, this should disappear in the following days. For the 24 hours after the treatment, it is recommended that you refrain from exposing your skin to excessive sun or heat