WHAT ARE DERMAL FILLERS?
With age, fine lines and wrinkles start to appear on the skin. No matter how rigorous your skincare regime is, aging is something that will eventually take over. Dermal Fillers Toronto is one of the most popular treatments to target these aging signs and create a contoured look. The fillers add volume to the face and reverse the signs of aging. The results of the dermal filler are long-lasting but temporary. It is a popular non-surgical way to fight the signs of aging and give you a revitalized, refreshed, and more youthful appearance.
What are the various concerns that are targeted by dermal fillers?
Some of the common areas which are typically injected are the lips, cheeks, under the eyes, nose, chin, and jawline. The dermal fillers are made out of hyaluronic acid, which is naturally found in the human body. The fillers are naturally broken down by the body repeatedly and carry a lower risk of an allergic reaction. The dermal fillers add volume and smoothen out the fine lines and wrinkles. When injected into the lips, it adds contour and volume to the lips and smoothens the vertical lines around the edges of the lips. It also adjusts the nose’s appearance to mask a bump or lift the tip or create a bridge. When injected into the cheeks, it adds volume and enhances the shape. The dermal fillers are also used to fill out hollow under the eyes, which cause dark circles and hollowness in the temples. It can also be used to add structure and definition to the chin area and jawline.
Why should you opt for a dermal filler?
The dermal filler treatment lasts for about 30 minutes, and in some certain areas, it takes only about 10 to 20 minutes. The length of the treatment depends on the number of targeted areas. Another reason why the treatment is increasingly popular is that there is minimal downtime required. You can get the best results in a short amount of time and can enjoy the rest of the day.
What are the side effects of dermal fillers?
Some of the common side effects of dermal fillers are bruising on the injection site, numbness, temporary redness, swelling, pain and tenderness, and lumps. Suppose you notice any of these after the injection. In that case, you need not worry as these are common side effects and would dissipate over time. These are some of the common side effects, but some complications arise rarely. Asymmetry, damage to the skin which causes lesion and possible scarring, infection at the injection site, hardening of the filler under the surface of the skin, skin itching and rash, blindness, and skin necrosis, which is loss of skin from the interruption of blood flow are some of the complications which could arise. However, if you choose a doctor experienced in injectors, the chances of these complications come down drastically. They have a huge impact on the results of the fillers.