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Posts for: February, 2016

By Southeast Dermatology
February 23, 2016
Category: Dermatology
Tags: Dermal Fillers  

Find out what makes dermal fillers such a popular cosmetic treatment.

Are you sick and tired of dealing with wrinkles and lines? Are you ready to get a more youthful appearance? Then it’s time you turned toFillers the team of Pasadena, TX and Houston, TX dermatologists at Southeast Dermatology to achieve the look you’ve always wanted.

What are dermal fillers?

This cosmetic injectable is used to provide patients throughout the Pasadena and Houston TX area with a more youthful look without needing invasive or time-consuming procedures. Injectable fillers help to relax the muscles that cause wrinkles and also create volume in fine lines and wrinkles to give your skin a full, supple look that makes you appear younger.

When are dermal fillers used?

This cosmetic treatment can be used to reduce fine lines and wrinkles, plump up sagging skin around the cheeks and jawline, increase skin’s volume and elasticity, and fill out thinning lips.

What should I expect when I get dermal filler treatment in Pasadena and Houston, TX?

This treatment is very quick and simple and there is no recovery time. This means you can come into our office, receive your treatment and in less than 30 minutes you will leave our office with a more radiant look. Depending on the type of dermal fillers you chose, your results could last anywhere from four mouths to over a year. You can also get follow-up sessions to maintain your results.

What are the different kinds of dermal fillers?

It’s important to note when getting dermal fillers from your skin doctor in Pasadena and Houston, TX that not all wrinkle fillers work for all wrinkles, so it’s important to talk to us beforehand to let us know your goals for treatment. From there we can determine the best treatment plan to help you achieve the best results. Some of the most common dermal fillers include:

Hyaluronic acid dermal fillers: This is one of the most popular kinds of dermal fillers and each kind will work a bit differently. These fillers are designed to stimulate the production of collagen to keep skin voluminous and smooth. Results can last anywhere from several months to over a year or more. Some of the most popular hyaluronic acid fillers include Restylane, Juvederm and Perlane.

Synthetic fillers: These fillers use substances that are not naturally occurring in the body., but the major advantage is that the results last longer. The dermal filler can drastically improve the look of lines and creases. Radiesse is a synthetic filler.

If you are ready to say goodbye to fine lines, creases, sagging skin and wrinkles, it’s time you called Southeast Dermatology to find out if dermal fillers could give you the results you’ve been looking for. We are happy to serve both the Houston and Pasadena and Houston, TX areas.