Facial filling is applying substances which are different in their contents and features to appropriate skin layer in order to decrease asymmetry, reduce wrinkles and lines which can occur in the course of time.
Areas That Facial Filling Is Applied To
- Gummy smiles
- Vertical lip lines
- Fixing hook nose
- Lip augmentation
- Marionette lines
- Wrinkles around eyes
- Forehead lines
- Acne scars
- Cheek augmentation
- Aging symptoms on hands and feet
- Post-accident/trauma deformations
- Asymmetries of some body parts
Your Questions About to Filling
Types and Effect Duration of Facial Filling
It lasts 6-18 months with preparations containing hyaluronic acid (HA), 1-2 years with preparations containing polylactic acid, 3-5 years with preparations containing hydroxy apatite and it lasts for lifetime with the permanent filling. Implementation which contains HA is favoured because of the improvement in the technology, lack of side effects and the feature of vanishing by absorbing.
Improvements in the Technology of Facial Filling
Filling substances are softer, easier to inject and outcomes are more natural. Substances containing lidocaine is applied easily and without pain. It integrates with the skin in a more natural way, which provides us with more natural appearances. Also, with these improvements, the effects last to 2 years.
How the facial filling is applied?
Before performing all of the implementations, the areas that filling will be applied is determined by a 3D medical visualization system. Then, although the substances of filling contain lidocaine which is an anaesthetics substance, local anaesthetic crème is applied to the area of filling. After waiting for 10-15 minutes, we apply the appropriate filling substance and we give the last form by surface massage. Processing time is 25-30 minutes and facial filling could be done even at lunch break.
After the implementation of facial filling
Special needles of the filling which is implemented are injected. Sometimes a temporal slight swelling or slight redness could occur. It can be done at anytime, even if at lunch break, you can go back to your work easily.
Side effects of facial filling
New generation filling substances containing HA has few side effects. Most of the side effects are based on the injection technique or experience. Besides, while taking vitamin C, aspirin or pain killers, the period of bleeding extends and it can cause the skin to swell or bruise. Allergic reactions are few.
Duration of effect of facial filling
Duration of effect of hyalunoric acid depends on the person, area and the intensity of the HA. It is 6-18 months on average. There are other productions that have a longer duration of effect. For example, the effect duration of HA for the breasts is 2-3 years.
It is the implementation of water-based HA to give the intended form and volume. It can be applied to increase lip volume as well as to form contour.
Lip augmentation is painless because the implementation contains anaesthetics lidocaine.
Lip augmentation can cause short-term-oedema which is recovered by body itself.
Lip augmentation lasts 12 months on average, but it depends on the quality of the product, too.
It is applied to fix formal disorders of nose temporarily. Nasal augmentation can be implemented in order to fix hook nose or lifting the tip of the nose. It can give an idea of plastic surgery which will be done. Its duration effect is about 18 months.
Prices of facial filling depend on the brand of filling substance, type of filling, area of implementation and duration effect. One should investigate accordingly with these 4 factors. The most appropriate thing to do is to price after consulting a doctor.
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