The signs of aging are inevitable, but there is a way to treat them. Dermal fillers provide a temporary yet long-lasting solution to aging. They add volume beneath the skin, treat wrinkles, erase lines, and even augment the lips. At Stillwaters MedSpa in Pensacola, FL, we offer RESTYLANE®, a trusted and highly regarded dermal filler that can help treat the signs of aging in the face by adding volume beneath the skin and can also create fuller defined lips.
What Is RESTYLANE®?
RESTYLANE® is a hyaluronic-acid based dermal filler composed of a clear gel. The hyaluronic acid in this filler is designed to act like that which the body produces naturally, which allows it to blend seamlessly into the skin when injected. It does not contain any animal ingredients or proteins and doesn’t require an allergy pretesting.
It helps create a smoother, younger-looking appearance by addressing and correcting moderate to severe wrinkles and folds on the face that form as a result of the aging process and can also enhance the lips.
What Does It Treat?
This particular dermal filler is versatile in that can it add volume to the face to eliminate folds and wrinkles and it can also enhance the lips.
Facial Lines and Wrinkles
RESTYLANE® creates visible change in the face by reducing the appearance of and even eliminating lines and wrinkles. It treats and corrects marionette lines, which are the lines that run from the outer corners of the mouth down towards the chin. It also treats and corrects nasolabial folds, which are the folds that develop due to aging and run from the outer corners of the nose to the outer corners of the mouth.
This dermal filler has a unique formulation that successfully enhances the lips by creating fullness and definition. Those who want to treat and address the signs of aging that have caused thin lips or those who simply want to enhance their naturally thin lips can do so with this particular dermal filler.
How Long Does It Take to Notice Results?
Once injected with this dermal filler, you will experience immediate results. You’ll see an immediate improvement in your facial wrinkles, lines, and folds. If you use this filler to treat your lips, they will be fuller and more defined immediately following treatment.
How Long Do Results Last?
After one injection, your results will last up to six months and then begin to dissipate as the body slowly metabolizes the injectable’s ingredients. Those who receive additional treatments four and a half to nine months after their initial injection may experience results that last up to 18 months.
Who Is It Right For?
Adults over the age of 21 who are in good health and want to treat facial lines and wrinkles or enhance their lips make the best candidates for RESTYLANE®. An initial consultation with an experienced injector is the best way to determine your candidacy for this treatment. Those who should avoid treatment due to safety precautions include:
- Pregnant and nursing women
- Women who plan on becoming pregnant
- Individuals who are under 18 or older than 65
- Those who have allergies or bleeding disorders