Dermal Fillers

Are a kind of hyaluronic acid, which is a substance found naturally in the body.
These fillers can be injected into the skin in order to plump it up and reduce the visibility of wrinkles, resulting in a younger, healthier look.

How do fillers work?

In general, dermal fillers work to plump up the skin. They do this by replenishing the levels of hyaluronic acid in the dermis layer of the skin. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally-occurring substance which is found in the dermis. Our collagen stocks diminish as we age, and this is why wrinkles, folds and creases begin to emerge. By plumping the skin and supplying collagen, dermal fillers can effectively reduce the visibility of wrinkles.

Who are fillers for?

While dermal fillers are most commonly used to plump up and reshape women’s lips, they have many uses in cosmetic surgery. Men and women frequently turn to dermal fillers to reduce the visibility of wrinkles and other signs of aging, and even younger patients may seek out out the treatment for stress lines and acne scars.

Areas to be corrected by Dermal fillers
Smile lines-nose to mouth lines,
sad lines (corners of the mouth),
smoker vertical lines around the lips ,
fill and enhance the cheeks .
Define jaw lines

Are Dermal Fillers Safe?

Dermal fillers have been used in millions of treatments across the world for over a decade, and have been thoroughly tried and tested.

Are there any risks?

Every medical procedure has risks, no matter how small. However, dermal fillers are safe; any side-effects that become manifest are likely to cause minimal discomfort. These may include swelling, redness, pain, bruising, tenderness and itching.