Hyaluronic acid is one of the main components of your skin. The effects of chronological aging, stress, tobacco, sun exposure and other environmental factors decrease its concentration in the skin layer called the dermis, causing the skin to have a dehydrated, wrinkled look and lose most of its radiance.
Deep wrinkles, nasal-labial folds, and frown lines, can be filled in with certain substances to fade them out, such as:
FAT (Lipofilling) – This procedure consists of filling in the wrinkles with fat from the same patient. The effect tends to last 12 months.
Hyaluronic Acid – Is a major component of the matrix within the location the cells. This lasts about 9-12 months.
Collagen – As the ones afore mentioned have a temporary effect, lasting approximately 9 months.
The correction of wrinkles is done within the doctor’s office. In sensitive patients we may use an anesthetic cream 30-40 minutes before the session. This effect can last between 15-20 minutes; the patient must avoid makeup or exposure to heat or saunas that day. The patient is reviewed in one to two weeks to do some retouching , if necessary.