Non-Surgical Procedures – Hyaluronic Acid
As we age, important changes take place in our body and in our skin as the decrease of the amount of fat tissue and a weakening of the skin forming static wrinkles and pronouncing the grooves. Treatment is indicated for the definitive wrinkle (those that have no interference of the muscles) and is accomplished through the application of hyaluronic acid in the grooves and wrinkles of the face leaving them more shallow and giving the face a younger and attractive appearance. There are particles of different sizes, from wrinkles and furrows more delicate as for around the eyes, like the coarser as the mouth and moustache Chinese, giving a very natural result and returning volume to the face.
– Frequently asked questions
What is Hyaluronic acid?
Hyaluronic acid is a substance present in our organism. He is responsible for maintaining the elasticity of the skin and fill the spaces between the cells. With the natural process of aging, its quantity decreases and as a consequence there is a decrease in deep hydration of the skin and the unwanted wrinkles and furrows.
What are the main indications for the use of hyaluronic acid?
The main indications are those regions that present static or permanent wrinkles. Examples are the “Chinese moustache”, the contour of the lips, increase the volume of the mouth and Chin. Hyaluronic acid has the property of attracting water molecules, making a deep hydration of the skin, as well as stimulate the body to produce more collagen in place. The result is a skin more hydrated and with more support.
How long is the product? The body absorbs?
Hyaluronic acid has an average duration of 8 to 12 months and after this period is absorbed by the body, with the return of wrinkles being needed a reapplication of the product. There is no risk of rejection or noncompliance and can be done safely. The only recommendation is to do in place of healthy skin, no infections or ringworm.
The application of hyaluronic acid is painful?
The application of hyaluronic acid is a simple procedure that can be performed safely in the surgeon or dermatologist’s Office under local anesthesia. There is severe pain, there may be a local discomfort, redness and swelling that yields in 72 hours. The mild pain can appear after the procedure but is easily controlled with analgesics.
What are the recommendations that we should follow after application of hyaluronic acid?
After the application of hyaluronic acid, the patient should avoid physical activities, exposure to Sun or manipulation of the location applied for 12:0 am. There is no need of bandage or special care. The result comes from 2 to 5 days and raises patient satisfaction and well-being that is looking more rested and youthful.
What is called “Soft Lift”?
Soft lift is a modern procedure which aims to rejuvenate the face through the combination of the two main rejuvenating products on the market, the botulinum toxin in association with hyaluronic acid, treating together both lines related to muscular movement, as those permanent. The result is a face more volumizado and young.