Are dermal filler treatments painful?
Dermal filler treatments are administered using a very fine needle to maximize comfort. Your physician may choose to numb or anesthetize the treatment area for added comfort.
How long does treatment usually take?
Before your treatment begins, you will spend some time with your physician discussing your expectations and concerns. The actual dermal filler injections are quick and easy, taking about 15 – 30 minutes.
What is the recovery time following the procedure?
Treatment requires minimal downtime and most people return to their normal routines immediately. Dermal filler treatments have been proven to be very safe with few side effects. Click here for information on dermal filler side effects and safety.
How long before I see results?
The results from dermal filler injections are instant. You will see an immediate improvement in the treatment area. Optimal wrinkle smoothing or volume enhancement is usually accomplished with only one treatment.
How long do results last?
Although results vary from person to person, studies have shown that dermal filler treatments provide results which last more than one year.
What if I don?t like the results?
Unlike surgical procedures, the results of natural dermal filler injections are reversible. Over time, the gel will break down and disappear from your body and your face will return to its pre-treated appearance.
How much does dermal filler cost?
Costs vary from person to person, depending on a number of factors including the number of areas treated and your specific requirements. These determine the number of syringes used for the treatment.