- Average length of stay 1 day
- Length of stay in hospital 0 day
- Operation duration 5-30 minutes
- Anesthesia Topical anesthesia
- Recovery duration 2 days
Facial filler helps to reduce wrinkles on the face and restore volume and fullness of the face.
As we age, our face naturally loses subcutaneous fat. Therefore the facial muscles work closer to the skin surface so wrinkles become more obvious.
Except aging, other factors affecting facial wrinkles are overexposure to the sun, genetic factors and lifestyle.
What are Face Fillers?
There are many useful substances in it. These substances contain subcutaneous cells and elements necessary for the production of collagen. However, the most important substance in the face filler is hyaluronic acid. Face fillers are applied with the injector and fine needles or thin cannulae just like botox.
Face Fillers treatment areas
It can be applied to almost any point on face and lip.
- High cheeks
- Eye area
- Lower and upper lip
- And other deep wrinkles.
In order to minimize pain, local anesthetic cream is applied to the area where facial filling will be done. Anesthetic cream is effective for 30 minutes. The face filler material in the injector is injected under the skin. Immediately after the procedure, massage with antibiotic cream is applied.
Differences between Botox and Face Filler
Botox and face fillers are two different medications. Botox is a liquid bacterial toxin. Face filler is a medication containing hyaluronic acid and some elements in gel form. Face filler, fills deeper wrinkles where botox is insufficient.
The single session lasts 15-30 minutes on average. The effect of the treatment made according to the person’s skin structure lasts 8-12 months on average.