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Treating Permanent Dermal Filler Complications

Injectable cosmetic fillers have quickly become a cornerstone treatment in the field of aesthetics in the last few decades. Soft tissue augmentation has existed since the early 20th century, when industrial-grade silicone was used. Injectable cosmetic fillers started with bovine collagen in the 1980s. It developed in the 1990s to become the second-most popular minimally invasive aesthetic procedure in North America that mainly focused on volumizing and recontouring the facial region. In 2013, mo ... READ MORE

Orthovisc vs Synvisc - Similarities and Differences

What are the similarities between Orthovisc and Synvisc? Some of the similarities between Orthovisc and Synvisc include:   Active ingredient: Both these viscosupplements contain hyaluronic acid gel as their active component and are available as brand-name drugs only. Mechanism of action: Both Orthovisc and Synvisc are viscosupplements that are indicated for patients with Osteoarthritis (OA) who fail to respond adequately to pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modal ... READ MORE

Mesotherapy for Facial Skin Hydration

The term mesotherapy was originally coined by journalists who attended a lecture by the French-born Dr. Michael Pistor. They thought he was referring to the mesoderm, which was one of three integral parts of the embryonic layers, instead of injections into the dermis, which is the middle layer of the skin. Initially, in 1958, Dr. Pistor intended its use only for medical and musculoskeletal disorders, but nowadays, it is being used extensively for cosmetic purposes. The theory behind the fu ... READ MORE

The Complete Guide to Mesotherapy Skin Rejuvenation Treatment

Mesotherapy refers to a non-surgical skin rejuvenation therapy that was first developed in France by Michel Pistor. Traditionally, mesotherapy was used to treat medical conditions, including rheumatologic and traumatic disorders. However, since its recognition by the French Academy of Medicine in 1987, it became a popular treatment method for cellulite reduction, alopecia, acne scarring, and facial rejuvenation. It involves a diverse array of cutaneous injection techniques, using suitable ... READ MORE

Dermal Filler Doses & Treatment Guide

What are the differences between dermal filler and botulinum toxin treatments? Dermal fillers refer to injectable medical devices that are formulated to easily treat various aesthetic issues, like wrinkles, loss of skin volume, and asymmetrical facial contours. The soft tissue fillers could be manufactured from different types of materials, such as temporary collagen gel or polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) polymer with permanent residence time. One of the most popular types of aesthetic im ... READ MORE

Botox Masseter Muscle Reduction Works Treatment Review

Why is Botox for masseter such a popular treatment The use of Botox for masseter is ideal for patients who want to reduce the size of their masseter muscle, which is the muscle of the jaw. Some ethnicities have a higher tendency of developing excessively square facial features, which may not be considered aesthetically pleasing among some. For these patients, Botox is an ideal way to improve their facial features. Indeed, Botox is designed for patients who are looking for painless, non-sur ... READ MORE

How to Approach Contouring the Male Jawline

Over the years, it has often been women seeking out procedures that could deliver aesthetic corrections. However, the demographics of people seeking out such procedures has dramatically shifted in recent years: men have now begun to increasingly seek appearance-altering work, particularly in respect to facial rejuvenation. This includes mid-face filler treatments, lip fillers, and chin and jawline contouring. This article is intended to outline the anatomical differences between the female ... READ MORE

Sculptra Butt Lift - What makes it the best buttocks lift option

How is Sculptra filler used to lift the buttocks? Sculptra is famed for its biostimulating properties. Once it is injected into the buttocks, the PLLA micro-particles encourage the growth of collagen fibers via neocollagenesis. Newly-synthesized collagen fibers will then help to increase the elasticity and plumpness of skin, resulting in subtle volume increase of the buttocks and effective cellulite reduction. Over time, the buttocks appear lifted and toned. A complete aesthetic assessm ... READ MORE

Juvederm For Tear Trough: Which product is best, duration & more

What is a tear trough? The tear trough region refers to the area below the eye that extend downwards and outwards from the inner corner of the eye. This delicate under eye area is prone to premature aging and skin deformities, including excessive darkness, puffiness, and hollowness. This proneness to deformity has much to do with the fact that the skin is extremely thin at under 1mm. A lot of people display signs of aging on their tear trough regions. Some of the usually reported aesthe ... READ MORE

Restylane For Lips Augmentation: Treatment Overview

What is Restylane? Restylane is a brand of soft tissue implants manufactured by Galderma that is composed of non-animal stabilized hyaluronic acid (NASHA). The active ingredient—hyaluronic acid molecules—is extracted through biofermentation before being purified extensively to get rid of any potentially hazardous bacterial endotoxins. The molecules are then reticulated with each other using the chemical reticulating agent, 1,4-butanedioldiglycidyl ether (BDDE). This brand of filler ... READ MORE

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