RESTYLANE SILK is an injectable dermal filler specially formulated to inject superficially into the skin, making it ideal for fine lines around the mouth and eyes, and the tear troughs that run from the inner corners of the eyes down to the middle of the cheeks.
Frequent Asked questions about RESTYLANE SILK dermal filler:
How does RESTYLANE SILK dermal filler work?
Belotero dermal filler is made from Hyaluronic Acid, the moisturizing and volumizing component of the skin that we lose as we age. When injected in depleted soft tissue areas, it restores the skin volume thus improving or correcting fine lines and wrinkles. It’s also a good choice for deeper wrinkles and lines on the face, as it delivers subtle, yet noticeable results.
What areas can be treated with RESTYLANE SILK dermal filler?
RESTYLANE SILK injectable gel will help smooth superficial skin wrinkles and folds and create and smooth skin appearance. The most common uses include:
- Wrinkle correction
- Forehead horizontal lines
- “11”s” (vertical lines in between the eyebrows)
- Crow’s feet lines,
- Marionette lines at corners of the mouth (oral commissures),
- Smoker’s lines (vertical lip lines)
- Redefining lip border
- Lip enhancement
- Softening acne scars
- Filling hollows under the eyes
What is to expect during RESTYLANE SILK dermal filler injection ?
B Medical Staff expert injector will administer RESTYLANE SILK dermal filler injections. Initially make some skin marks with an eyeliner pencil to identify the landmarks of the injection. Then, by using an ultra fine needle or a smooth-tipped cannula, the dermal filler is injected into the target area minimal pain or discomfort. At the end, the RESTYLANE SILK will be massage the treatment area to avoid bumps, lips or any irregularities. In certain critical areas like cheek area underneath the eyes, local anesthesia will be injected to maximize the prevention of bruising while making the procedure painless.
RESTYLANE SILK has minimal downtime, which means patients are free to resume their normal life the moment they walk out of the office. The injections of RESTYLANE SILK are reversible, if so desired, simply with the injection of a dissolving enzyme, the dermal filler can be removed.
How long will my results last with RESTILANE SILK Dermal Filler?
The duration of the dermal fillers varies depending on the type of dermal filler used and the patient. The movement of the area injected influences also the longevity of the fillers. BELOTERO bas been demonstrated to last up to 1 year.
What are the most common side effects of RESTYLANE SILK Dermal filler?
Immediately following the injections, you may experience some mild redness, minor swelling, or bruising in the treatment area. These symptoms typically disappear within few days. Allergic reactions are extremely rare. Most patients are able to resume normal activities immediately following the treatment.
What should I do before treatment with RESTYLANE SILK dermal filler?
Patient should refrain of any medications that make the blood “thin” (blood thinners) and therefore increase the risk of bruising with the injection process. Medications and supplements to avoid are aspirin, ibuprofen, Vitamin E, fish oil, and other blood thinners for at least one (1) week before treatment. Acetaminophen (Tylenol) can be safely taken prior any injection since it doesn’t increase the risk of post injection bruising.
What should I do after treatment with RESTYLANE SILK dermal filler?
Patients are refrain from taking any medication or dietary supplement that can act as a blood thinner for 48 hours after injections. Patients should also refrain from doing exercise for at least 24 hours after injection (exercise increases temporarily the blood pressure, thus increasing the risks of bruising at the injection sites). Patents are also are recommended to ice the treated area with ice packs for at least 6 to 10 hours post treatment.