Fillers

This is a collection of posts that relate to injectable fillers including Juvederm, Restylane, and Radiesse.

As we age, volume is lost in our cheeks. That’s why filling our cheeks is one of the most effective ways to rejuvenate. Choosing the best cheek filler, though, depends on multiple factors. The ideal cheek filler is one that provides strong support and lift without looking unnatural, one that lasts for a long time, [...]

Like any other industry in the world, cosmetic rejuvenation technology experiences its own version of trends. Some breakthrough procedures stay on the radar forever while others may have their moment and quickly die out. But as we continue to push forward, our patients often surprise us with what they are looking for in terms of [...]

Botox is the most popular, and probably the most effective single cosmetic treatment available.  In fact, it was it’s discovery of how well it could treat wrinkles that truly enabled minimally invasive rejuvenation. One of the most common questions I receive about Botox treatment from patients is how long it will take before results are seen.  The [...]

In a perfect world all of us would prefer to stay forever young. While we don’t mind the occasional smile lines proving that we have lived a life full of positive memories, the absence of gravity’s undeniable pull and stubborn fat cells would be a welcomed gesture. Luckily, thanks to medical technology and a well-informed [...]

Medical technology is an absolute brilliant thing. The advances we have made in the last ten years are lightyears ahead of where we were, and it’s only going to become more fascinating from here on out. Recently, cosmetic rejuvenation has been making leaps and bounds in the industry. With the desire to stay young echoing [...]

Everyone has a nose. Right there, smack in the middle of their face for all the world to see. Whether it’s shaped like a ski slope, cute as a button or a bit dented and bumpy, it’s there. For some people, their nose is fine and nothing they pay much attention to. For others, their [...]

Everyone has a unique skin type. Some suffer from acne and scarring.  Others have deep-set wrinkles, while you might deal with fine lines around the mouth. The same principle applies to fillers: there are many different options to fulfill different needs. If you are considering a facial filler procedure, continue reading to find out which [...]

Perlane recently changed its name to Restylane Lyft and reintroduced itself as a filler for cheek augmentation and the correction of age-related, midface contour deficiencies. With this name change, the Restylane family of products is more complete. Now there is Restylane, Restylane Silk, and Restylane Lyft. All of these products are made from hyaluronic acid. [...]

If you have ever wondered which would be the better choice, a skin tightening procedure like Ulthera, Thermage, or a facelift, or fillers like Juvederm and Voluma, you may be surprised to learn that the best approach is to use both. Our modern understanding of aging has taught us that loose skin is not the main thing that makes us [...]

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