In our practice we only look to enhance your natural features, not distort them. This can only be done in a case-by-case basis. As what works for one person may not be appropriate for another. All relevant factors to your unique situation will be assessed during your cosmetic consultation.
How does it work?
These products work by temporarily blocking the pre-synaptic receptors required for muscular contraction. This causes a temporary paralysis of the targeted muscle or muscles. The duration of effect normally ranges from between 2-4 months, although this varies between individuals.
Why would I want dermal filler treatments?
The skin and aesthetic facial features change over the course of your life. There is marked changes in skin texture, tone, and loss of soft tissue volume.
The volume of the facial tissues slowly diminishes over time as a part of the aging process. This is commonly seen in the loss of definition of the border of the lips and the down turned corners of the mouth. Other noticeable changes which are often noted are the development of deep naso-labial folds and Marionette lines.
In some cases dentists are able to use dermal fillers to help reduce the presence of interproximal windows. Interproximal windows are the black triangles which form between the teeth as a result of receding gums.
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