Fillers

This is a collection of posts that relate to injectable fillers including Juvederm, Restylane, and Radiesse.

Cheek fillers are an essential tool for rejuvenation and enhancement. However, how do you take of yourself after having them? In this post, I will answer common questions from patients regarding cheek filler aftercare and share my recommendations. BeforeAfter Bruising, swelling and cheek filler aftercare Any time a filler is injected, bruising and swelling may [...]

Tear troughs are the grooves some people have under their eyes. Unfortunately for most of us, they become more prominent as we age leading to under eye hollows. Filling them, though, is often an excellent way to reduce or eliminate them. Because under eye skin is thin, there isn’t much room for error, and getting [...]

Both Restylane and Juvederm are hyaluronic acid based fillers, and choosing between them depends on several factors. Firstly, let’s quickly review where we commonly use these fillers. Both fill nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and the corners of the mouth. In addition, they each plump under eye hollows, lip lines, and cheek and frown lines. Both [...]

As we age, volume is lost in our cheeks. That’s why filling our cheeks is one of the most effective ways to rejuvenate. Choosing the best cheek filler, though, depends on multiple factors. The ideal cheek filler is one that provides strong support and lift without looking unnatural, one that lasts for a long time, [...]

Like any other industry in the world, cosmetic rejuvenation technology experiences its own version of trends. Some breakthrough procedures stay on the radar forever while others may have their moment and quickly die out. But as we continue to push forward, our patients often surprise us with what they are looking for in terms of [...]

Botox is the most popular, and probably the most effective single cosmetic treatment available.  In fact, it was it’s discovery of how well it could treat wrinkles that truly enabled minimally invasive rejuvenation. One of the most common questions I receive about Botox treatment from patients is how long it will take before results are seen.  The [...]

In a perfect world all of us would prefer to stay forever young. While we don’t mind the occasional smile lines proving that we have lived a life full of positive memories, the absence of gravity’s undeniable pull and stubborn fat cells would be a welcomed gesture. Luckily, thanks to medical technology and a well-informed [...]

Medical technology is an absolute brilliant thing. The advances we have made in the last ten years are lightyears ahead of where we were, and it’s only going to become more fascinating from here on out. Recently, cosmetic rejuvenation has been making leaps and bounds in the industry. With the desire to stay young echoing [...]

Everyone has a nose. Right there, smack in the middle of their face for all the world to see. Whether it’s shaped like a ski slope, cute as a button or a bit dented and bumpy, it’s there. For some people, their nose is fine and nothing they pay much attention to. For others, their [...]

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