Hyaluronic acid filling
What is hyaluronic acid filling?
Hyaluronic acid is a substance that occurs naturally in the human body. It is responsible for skin hydration and resilience, as well as its youthful and glowing appearance.
Hyaluronic acid filling treatment is a safe and non-surgical method for improving the skin condition. It consists in injecting the preparation locally, giving the desired effects immediately.
What does hyaluronic acid filling involve?
An aesthetic medicine doctor uses a fine needle or a cannula to inject high quality hyaluronic acid into the treatment area, e.g. cheeks to deliver the effect of a face lifting, nose to correct its shape, or mouth to enlarge and deeply moisturise it. Hyaluronic acid, thanks to its properties, models the tissue giving the desired effect.
What are the indications for the procedure?
Hyaluronic acid filling treatment is designed to replenish the tissue that is lost with age; the treatment enables:
- correction of the size of cheeks and
- the shape of nose,
- hydration and pulping up of the mouth ,
- improvement of facial contour ,
- filling of tear valley
the treatment area is agreed with an aesthetic medicine doctor during the consultation so that the filling effect can be the best possible and adequate to the patient’s skin condition.
What effects can be expected after the procedure?
The effect depends on the treatment area: filling of cheeks results in tissue elevation, lifting effect and reduction of the folds from the nose to the mouth; the skin is firmer and the face has a more youthful appearance.
How many treatments are required to achieve the desired effect?
One treatment is usually sufficient to achieve the desired effect. If it is necessary to divide the treatment into stages, the aesthetic medicine doctor establishes a tailored schedule with the patient on an individual basis.
What aftercare is needed?
You should keep the treatment area clean; for 3-4 days you mustn’t use a sauna, gym, swimming pool, and you should avoid sun. It is recommended to drink a lot of water.