As people get older, so does their skin, which can leave people with insecurities, or just generally downcast about their appearance. As skin ages it loses some of its volume and ability to defy gravity. This causes wrinkles to form, and these wrinkles can be made worse or appear earlier on in life if you have adopted certain lifestyle habits such as smoking.
Having dermal fillers in London can help to restore your skin’s supply of hyaluronic acid and can dramatically reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles. The hyaluronic acid is injected directly into the areas of your face that you wish to improve and will not only hydrate your skin but can make it appear smoother and softer too. This treatment can help to volumise and support your skin and also stimulates natural collagen production.
A non-invasive treatment with no recovery time
When people think about having treatments to reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles they often assume that it will involve them having surgery. This is not the case, and when you make the decision to have hyaluronic acid injections you will discover that it is a quick and simple treatment that has little to no recovery time. You can book your appointment for a time that is convenient to you and rest assured that it will not interrupt the rest of your day.
The treatment itself will take around thirty minutes, but this will depend on how many areas you are having treated. In some cases, you may need more than one half-hour treatment to achieve the results you desire. Sometimes there will be a small amount of swelling after you have had the injections, but this is easy to cover up with make-up and will disappear quickly. Hyaluronic acid is found in the body naturally which means that you will not need to worry about having an allergy test beforehand either.
One of the other main benefits of this treatment is, it can be used on several areas of your face. Hyaluronic acid is suitable for reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines around the mouth and chin areas, and can even help to prevent your eyes from looking sunken.
Plan to stay youthful
Unfortunately, nothing lasts forever and if you wish to keep your refreshed appearance you will need to return to your clinic to have a top-up treatment. Depending on the type of semi permanent filler that is used, The hyaluronic acid can last between nine and eighteen months after your treatment, but your cosmetic professional will be able to advise you on when you should receive treatment again, as this can also vary depending on each individual as results can vary from patient to patient..
You will be able to notice when it is approaching the time that you need treatment again as your skin will begin to return to its former position. Wrinkles will begin to return and in some cases, your skin may begin to lose its firmness. To help to retain your treatment results it is important to have regular communication with your treating practitioner every six to nine months or so, to ensure that you are getting the most out of your treatment.