Benefits of Facial Injections
The aging process has a way of sneaking up on you sooner or later. It will impact your skin with the appearance of wrinkles around the eyes and lips. Many people will get age spots and saggy skin too. There are a few techniques that can be done to turn back the clock without surgery. Today, you can soften the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles with non-surgical facial injections.
Many people are getting collagen facial injections as a filler to plump up the skin. You skin has three layers, the epidermis, dermis and subcutaneous tissue. The upper layer is the epidermis; it controls moisture from skin cells and tissue. The dermis contains blood vessels, nerves and hair follicles. This is the layer that is made of collagen protein. As you age this layer will weaken and lose its elasticity. Collagen injections will add moisture and flexibility back to the skin. The injections will kick start the production of natural collagen. Your skin will gain back its natural beauty with less sagging, fine lines and wrinkles. Collagen injections should only be done by a professional like a dermatologist or cosmetic surgeon. This type of facial injection will last for 3 to 6 months.
Do you have those creases in your forehead? Botox and Dysport facial injections will give you that temporary fix. It contains botulism which is a purified toxic bacterium. It is injected in tiny doses that will relax the facial muscles and fade crow’s feet, frown lines and wrinkles. The Botox injections will take a few minutes and there is very minimal discomfort. Botox injections will take 3 to 7 days to reach its full effect. You will notice smooth skin in the treated area on the face. This treatment will last for 4 to 6 months.
There are cosmetic fillers that will diminish facial wrinkles and folds by filling up the tissue underneath the skin. The filler will be injected in the problem area on the face. It will reduce the appearance of wrinkles and creases. This procedure is done with hyaluronic acid, calcium hydroxyapatite, poly-L-lactic acid, polymethylmethacrylate beads and fat from your body. The cosmetic fillers will last for 9 months or longer.
If you are looking for a more permanent solution for wrinkles, then you should consider facial injections with fat cells from your body. The other alternative with permanent results is polymethylmethacrylate or PMMA. Polymethylmethacrylate-PMMA has been used to cement bones for joint replacement for years. It is now approved for facial cosmetic procedures.
The fillers are great for women with the sunken cheek look and need to plump up that area on the face. These injections are also used to rid the face of that tired look from dark eye circles. Some people have a hollow look around the eye socket. The fillers will plump up the eye area and add a more youthful look. You should set up a consultation with a cosmetic surgeon and see which facial injection is right for you. Most cosmetic surgeon have financing for many of their procedures.