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Hyaluronic acid is a substance produced naturally by the human body that serves to hold water and provide hydration and volume.
Juvederm and Restylane are brands of hyaluronic acid thats are used as filler for facial rejuvenation treatments. This material, in addition to smooth skin folds stimulates production of collagen, which multiplies and extends the result rejuvenating.
Over the time, natural hyaluronic acid present in the skin begins to disappear, causing the beginning of fine wrinkles that result in cracks or grooves on the forehead, eyebrows, lips and nasolabial folds. Facial Fillers like Juvederm and Restylane, are used to improve these imperfections and facial wrinkles, giving volume to the lips and cheeks, smoothing the forehead and is also used to reduce severe acne scars and other skin problems that cause loss of skin.
For very deep folds or wrinkles are usually advised to combine with a face lift facial fillers, peeling or other facial rejuvenation procedures.
Hyaluronic acid is injected with a fine needle directly into the wrinkle, furrow or depression, filling it and making it less obvious, it is injected just under the skin muscle. Hyaluronic acid does not require allergy testing and is biocompatible and its application is painless.
The results of hyaluronic acid dermal fillers are immediate, natural, long lasting (9 to 12 months) and usually the patient can resume normal life the same day. There may be some swelling that will fade over the following days.
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There are no visible side effects after this type of facial filler. There are some cases where the treated area may acquire a reddish hue, have slight swelling or bruising. These effects disappear within 72 hours.
Generally the results can be seen immediately after treatment. They will last approximately 12 months.
Yes, hyaluronic acid injection may be repeated every 6 months, with each new additional treatment.
The discomfort is minimal and can be reduced when ice is put a few minutes before the injection.
It needs no preparation.
Yes, there is no problem, you can sunbathe.
We do not recommend physical activity for the first 6 hours.
No, Surgiderm is indicated for the treatment of static wrinkles.
Elevess, Surgiderm, Hydrelle, Hylaform, Juvederm, Perlane, Prevelle and Restylane.
No, the materials are biologically compatible with the human body.
Botox Injections, Fat Transfer, Microdermabrasion, Platelet-Rich Plasma, Facial Mesotherapy, Thread Lift, and plastic surgeries such as Facelift are some alternatives.
How much does restylane cost abroad? The reference price for facial fillers in Argentina is USD 200 per session but this may vary according to the needs and requirements of each patient. Please fill in the form below to contact us and get your free quote!
Our prices includes: pre and post surgery consultations and controls; plastic surgeon, nurses, assistances fees; surgery room; supplies and disposable materials. Bilingual assistant, accommodation and transfers are optional. Prescribe medication after the treatment is not included. No hidden fees!
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Written by Graciela Morales, M.D.
Last update: 30/08/2022
Note: This information serves as support and does not replace your doctors opinion.
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