Wrinkles aren't your thing! Try Fillers
Your face gives so much, it is time to give back to your face
Dermal fillers are a popular way to achieve a more youthful appearance without going through a medical procedure. Gone are the days when the only way to correct unwanted aging signs required to go through a drastic facial plastic surgery. Today we can easily replace lost volume without a cosmetic surgeon. You for sure have heard about injectable fillers also known as facial fillers, but if you're curious about what they are and how they can help you look younger, read on! We'll explain everything you need to know about this non surgical procedure.
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What is Hyaluronic acid?
Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance that is find our bodies. Hyaluronic acid play a key part in maintaining skin's moisture, preventing facial lines -wrinkles. Once injected, Ha fillers can absorb up to a 1000 time their weight in water - this proprietary creates that wanted plumping effect of the skin cells. This is how it compensate for the lost volume and lifts up the depreciations caused by all types of wrinkles- by consequence helps reduce the signs of aging. Many adepts also noticed that the quality of their skin surface improved after receiving ha fillers.
What're the benefits of Dermal Fillers?
- Immediate results - dermal fillers settle very quickly.
- Can be safely used in combination with Botox and other treatments.
- They are reversible.
- Fillers can add volume, shape, sculpt, contour and redefine your facial features without cosmetic surgery.
- Can be safely used in combination with Botox and other treatments.
- Last longer than collagen from 4 to 12 months, up to 18 months..
Common area for Filler treatments
Whether you decide to correct your smile lines and wrinkles. Replace lost volume due to aging, define the curve and lip contour or plump up thin lips the possibilities are endless. Learn more bout lip fillers Montreal
these wrinkles form at the corner of the mouth all the way down to the chin, they are more present in mature patients. By using dermal filler treatments to lift the corner of the mouth we can help reduce their appearance and smooth lines.
NFL or NasoLabial folds are often deeper lines, created by an important loss of volume , a decrease in our natural collagen production and are mainly dynamic wrinkles.
This is the most requested treatment plan by patients. By injected beneath the skin surface, we fill the hollow under the eye that appear dark which results in a refreshed look and eliminates the sleep deprived appearance.- It is a very delicate cosmetic procedure.
Cheeks are also very popular, in more mature clients we are looking to use the injectable dermal fillers to restore volume loss and create a youthful appearance. Most of our younger clients, patients, use fillers injections to increase facial contours, correct facial symmetry or enhance their natural appearance.
When used by a skilled injector Ha fillers injections can help improve your contour. It is a very popular intervention both in Men and Women. Most clients are looking to define the jaw line, which helps define the facial contour and enhance their appearance. Most men on the order hand are searching for a more masculine strong jawline
How much do Dermal fillers cost?
Here at ChicLaser Montreal, we decided that it was more interested for our patients to pay for what they use. Therefore we decided to charge by the amount used and our clients are grateful for it. We believe that it is only fair for you to pay for what you use.
Please note that tear through treatment is offered at the fix price of 650$
Frequently Asked Questions
What're dermal fillers?
Dermal fillers are a good alternative to volume loss. As facial aging occurs the collagen production starts to decrease, facial muscles become weaker, the skin starts to sag -the aging process starts to alter our physiognomy. Dermal fillers are used to correct facial wrinkles, folds, as well as to enhance lips, cheeks but also can sculpt, smooth facial disproportions and shape facial anatomy. They are different types of dermal fillers but in general they are gel like substances made with natural or synthetic materials that are injected into the skin. The injectable fillers you will find at ChicLaser Montreal are hyaluronic acid fillers.
How long Dermal Fillers last?
It is important to remember that injectable fillers are temporary and will need ongoing treatment for long-term results. The effect of dermal fillers can last 4 - 12 months, depending on the area treated, the product you and your body's ability to absorb it. Minimally invasive treatments, such as soft tissue fillers are a great alternative invasive .
Who is a good candidate for Dermal Fillers?
Dermal fillers work the same way on both men and women. Non-smokers though are excellent candidates for dermal filler treatments because their bodies heal faster. The motions smokers make when they smoke will make results less long lasting.People with extreme allergies might not be good candidates due to possible allergic reactions to certain types of fillers.Ideal candidates for dermal fillers are usually patients with:
- Static wrinkles or other facial areas of concern that they do not want to treat with a cosmetic surgery such as under the eye circles or eye bags.
- Patients who have specific problem area that does not extend to the whole face such as filling just the nasolabial folds for exmpale
Are Dermal Fillers painful?
This is the good news: dermal fillers are relatively painless! The injection process causes some discomfort, but it goes away quickly- it's nothing you can't handle. Most products already contain a topical anesthetic that keeps on working after the injection . Depending on the area we treat, we can prepare the skin before treatment to help maximize comfort . The product is inserted just beneath the skin, - concretely it feels like a pinch!
What is the difference between Botulinum toxin, such a Botox and most HA fillers?
Botulinum toxin temporarily paralyzes muscles therefore it prevents the formation or increase of dynamic wrinkles such as : smile lines, frown wrinkles.... indirectly it can help smooth lines. While dermal fillers, on the other hand, are substances that are injected into the skin to restore volume that improves and correct the appearance of wrinkles. Put simply, they are wrinkle fillers- they replace lost volume, they work on lines, static wrinkles and dynamic wrinkles. The treatment plan is different, they can be used in combination or independently.
What must I do after receiving a dermal filler treatment?
- Avoid rubbing the injected area unless told to do so
- Do not expose yourself or lay in the sun for 48 hours
- Refrain from strenuous physical exercise for 48 hours
- No spa, Jacuzzi or hammam for 48 hours
- for lips: avoid drinking with a straw for 48 hours, do not drink hot liquids for a minimum of 6 hours to prevent bruising and lastly avoid kissing to minimize the infection risks
- Wait 2 weeks before any other facial treatment such as Laser
- Apply cold compresses if sensitivity
- You can take Tylenol for discomfort, NO aspirin
- Call our medical team for any questions that might come up!
How dermal fillers work?
Wrinkles are a natural part of the aging process, but that doesn’t mean you have to live with them. Dermal fillers are used for facial enhancement procedures, they help improve the appearance of wrinkles, deeper lines and folds in the skin. Their content are made from natural or synthetic materials that are injected into the skin to add volume and reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles. Our younger patients appreciate dermal filler injections for their ability to sculpt, enhance, define features without using invasive surgical procedures. Most ha fillers can last between 4-12 months.
Are dermal fillers permanent?
Dermal filler procedures are popular treatments not only for reducing the appearance of wrinkles and lines on the face but also to enhance facial anatomy. However, there is some confusion about whether they are permanent or not. Most dermal fillers are temporary, meaning that they will eventually be absorbed by the body. It a non surgical procedure, that doesn't require a plastic surgeon. They usually last around six months to a year. It is less drastic approach that most patients appreciate.
What are the side effects of Dermal Fillers?
After receiving filler treatment you might observe:
- Redness at the injection site
- Mild swelling
These wise effects are normal and will resolve rapidly- always feel free to contact your board certified team for questions.
How long do dermal fillers take to settle?
The results of the treatment can be seen immediately, and they usually last for around 4 to 12 months. This means you can get the beautiful, youthful look you want with little downtime and no cosmetic surgeon required. Contact us today to book your free consultation!
Can dermal fillers move?
Dermal fillers are injected into the skin to add volume and improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles. They can also be used to correct facial asymmetry or contour the face. Movement of hyaluronic acid fillers is referred to as migration. It is a rare side effect that could happen. A board certified team can minimize the risk of filler migration. But be aware that there are risks just as in any other medical procedures. This is mostly why at Chic Laser we do not offer product that are permanent or semi permanent filler. By doing so we prevent permanent insatisfaction and keep you safe.
How Much Wrinkle Fillers do I need for my face?
Dermal fillers are a great way to restore volume and achieve a desired look. But how much will you need? And where should you inject it? -Is a very personal choice. We know that everyone's needs are different, which is why we offer a range of dermal fillers to suit each individual's goal. With our help, you can find the perfect filler for your face and get the results you desire.
Dr. Noémie Vézina
Born and raised in Montreal, Dr Vézina completed her medical degree and residency training in Family Medicine at McGill University. She has since been focusing her practice in preventative and aesthetic medicine. Her holistic approach and careful listening lead to natural results tailored to her patients’ needs.
Dr. Borhan Al-Atassi
With a degree in neurosurgery from the Faculty of Medicine of McGill University, Dr. Al-Atassi has been practicing neurosurgery for more than 10 years. Dr. Al-Assisi has always been captivated by the field of aesthetic medicine. He has successfully completed various trainings in aesthetic medicine and cosmetic injections. His passion for his work shines through in every aspect of the way he treats patients, making sure they are given top priority and care.