As one of the most commonly used treatment procedures of the cosmetics industry, filler injections are made for clearing off the lines and wrinkles on the face. This procedure plays a major role in eliminating aging symptoms such as sagging cheeks and wrinkled face.

What are Filler Procedures?

The injected substance is a hyaluronic acid based filler, which is employed for reshaping wrinkles that occur on the face as a result of either environmental or genetic conditions. It is also possible to put this procedure to use to achieve more attractive facial features, such as plumper cheeks and cheekbones. Fillers procedure is an immediate-acting face reshaping method with effects lasting as long as 4 to 6 months. The operation itself takes only 20 minutes. Nowadays, a lunch break is enough of a time span for a person to have this procedure. Since being a very simple operation with no need for a recovery period afterwards, it allows people to go back to their social lives in a matter of no time.

Where are fillers used?

  1. Lines stretching from the nose down to the edges of the lips
  2. Lines stretching down from the lips
  3. Deep marks left by acnes, other scars
  4. Lines on the forehead
  5. Small lines above the lips
  6. Saggy areas on the face
  7. To shape the eyebrows
  8. To lift the nose
  9. To make the lips plumper
  10. To fix sunken eyes
  11. To highlight the cheeks and cheekbones
  12. To give the face the voluminous look it once had

Does the procedure have any side effects?

A minor swelling appears on the area of application, but this fades in 2 days at most. However, it is possible for the filling material to cause allergic reactions on some individuals. Apart from these two, there are no known side effects to the treatment. What to look after after the procedure Heavy exercise should be avoided within 2 days after the operation. It is much better to lay on your back rather that face down. Bathing with too hot water should be avoided. It is beneficial to put ice on the area and give regular massages. Fillers procedures help eliminate wrinkles, lines, saggings, collapses that occur on the face as a result of repeated facial expressions. The procedure, which must be applied by aesthetic medicine professionals, tend to take effect in 3 to 7 days. The filler keeps functional for 4 to 6 months. By virtue of this treatment, the face can regain the youthful look it once had. The tissues on the face are rejuvenated and the skin becomes shinier.