While trying to improve the appearance of your face there are many options that a surgeon can recommend. First, the surgeons will take time and assess the condition of your face before they decide to offer either Botox injections or any other injections available. The different injections available will also tend to offer different resorts. There are side effects will also differ in different people. In order to ensure you are being offered the right facelift procedure (image 01: taken from Uplift Centers), you should first take your time and check whether the surgeon you are about to work with has been fully certified to offer the cosmetic procedures. Botox injections have been used for quit some time to treat signs of aging on the face such as wrinkles. There are also other types of treatments that have been developed.
Botox fall under a class of Botulinum injections, they are mostly used to treat dynamic Wrinkles on the face. The wrinkles may have developed over time and they are very visible on the face. They can be used to get rid of the wrinkles for short period of time. Usually less than 4 months. On the other hand, dermal fillers are used to treat static wrinkles. These are usually caused by reduction of the elasticity of the skin. They can also result due to loss of facial volume. There are many types of dermal filers available. Here are facelift innovations 2015 – beyond botox which you should know:
- Perlane, Restylane and Juvederm
These are made out of hyaluronic acid. They are best used to treat static wrinkles. Although they are non-animal gels, they are very effective in getting rid of static wrinkles. After you visit your cosmetic surgeon, he can assess the condition of your skin and inject you with the fillers. Restylane and Juvederm are commonly used in cases where a patient will like to have firm lips. They can be used in the lip augmentation and in the process of improving dark circles under the eyes. The injections can last up to 9 months. In some cases they can be effective for up to one year.
- Juvederm Voluma XC
This is a special filer that is designed to fill the cheek area. In case you experience facial fat loss, you can end up with cheeks that will appear old. The surgeon can use this innovative filers to improve the appearance of your cheeks. Some of the advantages that patients enjoy after they have this type of filers is where they will feel the effects of the fillers for up to 2 years. In case you have lost a lot of face fat, you can make your face firm after you consult a surgeon who will apply the fillers.
Sculptra is made out of poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA). This is a bit different from other filers in the market. In case you have lost a lot of mass on your face, scultra can be used to restore collagen. This will lead to giving the face skin elasticity, radiance and volume. After application of the filers, the results will be seen gradually. After it has achieved its full effects, the skin will appear subtle and natural. For complete correction of your face, the surgeon will apply 2 to 4 treatments which are carried out in a span of 4 to 6 weeks. The treatments can last on your face for a period of 2 to 5 years.
The fillers are made out of calcium hydroxyapatite. This is a substance that is found in the teeth bones. It offers long lasting wrinkle treatment for deep facial lines. Although the filers are extracted from hard tissues, when used in soft tissues they are complaint and soft. They can remain effective for up to 18 months.
This is a filler made out of hyaluronic acid. It offers patients a natural looking results. While hydrating the skin you may develop wrinkles, the filers can be applied to get rid of the wrinkles. After surgeons apply the treatments effectively, it will lead you to developing a subtle and rejuvenated skin. The results of the treatments can last for up to 6 months. While applying facial fillers, the surgeon will use fine needles to inject them. They are easy to apply and the surgeon can apply them on your face in less than one hour.