One of the effective treatments used for deep lines and wrinkles by the care well medical centre is dermal fillers. These dermal fillers reduce the deep lines and wrinkles, smooth the contour of the skin and fill the hollows beneath it. These dermal fillers are the non surgical way to achieve younger and provide the volume for tired lines and wrinkles. As we grow in age collagen fiber present in our body below the skin which is responsible for shape and support of it. Exposure to sun, smoking, air pollution and most importantly stress can change you appearance rapidly. It is a product which is injected or placed into the dermis which in turn reduces the skin lines and wrinkles from the face.
Types of dermal filler
There are various types’ dermal fillers which are man made and synthetic materials Absorbable (temporary) materials and non absorbable material
Absorbable (temporary) materials
1. Hyaluronic acid
3. Calcium Hydroxyl apatite
1. Hyaluronic acid: It is a type of sugar which is present in our skin and cartilage can combine with water and swell in gel form. It is volumising filler which lasts up to one year with one treatment. It is approved by FDA. It produces the natural looking effect of collagen by plumping up gaunt areas on cheeks and the chins. It is very safe and is found in every living organism. They come in varies thickness levels and can be used in different region of skin as per the suitability. Thinners are used for wrinkles and fine lines while thick are used for very deep wrinkles and volume loss.
Hyaluronic ac id wrinkle fillers include:
• Belotero Balance
• Juvederm 24HV
• Juvederm 30
• Juvederm 30HV
• Juvederm Ultra
• Juvederm Ultra Plus
• Juvederm Voluma XC
• Prevelle Silk
• Restylane Silk
2. Calcium Hydroxylapatite: It is very safe standard treatment in the cosmetic industry for many years. This type of fillers is mostly use for facial sculpting and is commonly used for deep nose to mouth lines and reshaping of noseFor wrinkle filling, calcium hydroxylapatite particles are suspended in a gel-like solution and then injected into the wrinkle. The effects of this material last approximately 18 months.
3. Collagen: Collagen is a protein which is major part of our tissues of our body. Collagen stimulators are injectable and they stimulate the body’s own collagen to form and provide beneficial effects. It is composed of poly-I-acetic acid. It is used to treat wrinkles, line and add volumes improve skin texture. It can improve skin thickness and last for around two years, with the results gradually improving over several months for a subtle improvement. This is an excellent choice of filler if you do not want to show obvious signs that you have had treatment.
Collagen injections include:
• Arte Fill
Non-absorbable (permanent) materials
1. Polymethylmethacrylate Beads
Polymethylmethacrylate is a non biogredable bio compatible man made polymer. It is also used in various surgical procedures in human bodies these are in tiny form of beads that are suspended in a gel like solution and is injected in the human face.
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