Dermal fillers are small injections of gel, typically made up of hyaluronic acid, that fill in wrinkles and restore lost volume to give your face refreshed and more plumped appearance (especially around nose and mouth). Most of the fillers are temporary because they are eventually absorbed by the body. Dermal fillers will last 6 to 18 months.
Nasolabial folds are known as smile lines or laugh lines. They are unattractive lines that run from the side of the nose to the corner your mouth and are typically one of the first signs of aging.
Marionette lines are long vertical lines that run from corners of your mouth down to your chin.
There may be a slight discomfort whilist the filler is being injected into the face. This is minimise by applying an local anaesthetic cream before treatment. Dermal filler also contain local anaesthetic.
All cosmetic procedures carry side effects and risks. Common sides effects after the treatment are :
The following are rare side effects however, it is important that anybody considering dermal filler prosedure are aware of them: