Everything You Need to Know About Under-Eye Filler

If you’re dealing with a loss of volume under the eyes, you’ve probably wondered what options are out there for correction. There are several options available, but the right one for you will depend on the cause of the issue.

What are the Best Uses for Under-Eye Filler?

Under-eye filler is typically used to add volume to “tear troughs”, or deflated, hollowed areas just below the lower eyelid. These troughs are most often caused by age-related volume loss. Dark circles often accompany tear troughs. By injecting a dermal filler into this area, we are able to plump these troughs back up and revive the eye’s youthful appearance. Read More

The Do’s and Don’ts Before & After Filler Treatments

If you’re having a dermal filler injected for the first time, you may be a little apprehensive or confused about what you need to do before and after the procedure. By educating yourself about the filler you will be receiving and the best practices when receiving dermal fillers, you can minimize adverse effects and start enjoying the aesthetic benefits of the filler sooner. Follow this guide to know exactly what to do and what not to do so that you’re well prepared on the day of your visit: Read More

What Makes Revanesse® Versa™ Different?

There are lots of dermal fillers available on the market today, so it’s difficult to stand out from the crowd. However, when you’ve got a filler as unique as Versa™ by Revanesse®, standing out becomes much easier. Versa™ trumps the competition by offering less swelling immediately after injection and the ability to use it on several different facial areas. Versa™ contains no animal products of any kind. The proprietary formula and innovative manufacturing process ensure consistency and the highest-quality product possible. Read More

Pre and Post Treatment Instructions for Botox® and Dermal Fillers

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If you’ve made the decision to get Botox® or a dermal filler, you’re undoubtedly excited about the prospect of younger, tighter, and more voluminous skin. But, you’re probably also worried about not doing the right things before and after the procedure in order to get the best results possible.

Well, worry no more! Check out our guide to pre and post-treatment instructions for Botox® and dermal fillers, and walk in your appointment with the confidence and knowledge you need to take care of your skin and make your results last as long as possible. Read More

How Fillers Actually Stimulate Collagen Production

Hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers like Restylane® and Juvederm® boast many youth-preserving benefits, from smoothing facial lines to restoring lost volume. But, did you know that these fillers also actually stimulate your body’s own collagen production? 

That’s right… fillers aren’t just occupying empty space! Not only do they stimulate collagen production, but they do so robustly according to a study published in 2007 in the Archives of Dermatology. Researchers were shocked when they realized just how much new collagen was present in areas where fillers were injected within just a couple of months after treatment. Read More

Why PRP is Preferred Over Filler for the Under Eye Area

Under Eye AreaThe eye area is one of the most delicate areas of the face. The skin is thinner and more sensitive around the eyes, as well as more vulnerable to signs of aging. Hollows under the eyes can give the face a tired, aging appearance, even after a restful night’s sleep. So, many people seek out cosmetic treatments to rejuvenate the under-eye area.

Dermal fillers and PRP are both injectable treatments to rejuvenate the skin. Dermal fillers work by plumping the skin with a hyaluronic acid solution. PRP (platelet-rich plasma) is derived from the patient’s own blood and works by stimulating the skin’s natural repair process.  Read More

How To Fix Nose Imperfections Without Surgery

The nose is a common focus of cosmetic treatments. Size, symmetry, and shape of the nose 

can all impact the look of the entire face. So if there’s an aspect of your nose that you would like to change, there are multiple treatments to consider. But did you know that it’s possible to fix nose imperfections without surgery? Read More

Rebuilding Facial Structure with Fillers

Dermal fillers are an advanced solution to aging skin. For wrinkles, fine lines, and lost volume in the face, dermal fillers can help you achieve a more youthful look without the need for cosmetic surgery. But did you know that dermal fillers can also effectively help patients rebuild the structure in the face?

As a non-invasive cosmetic treatment for signs of aging, dermal fillers show remarkable results for patients of all skin types. Let’s learn more about how dermal fillers can help you regain facial structure for a radiant appearance.  Read More

Combining Juvederm Ultra and Botox for Optimum Results

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Dermal fillers and Botox have been the gold standard for adding volume and reducing wrinkles for over a   decade, but have you considered using the two together? Combining Juvederm Ultra and Botox in one treatment session can give you some excellent results that you can’t achieve with one or the other alone.

What Juvederm Ultra Does 

Juvederm Ultra is a hyaluronic acid dermal filler that is appropriate for use in the cheeks, mouth, and lips. The dermal filler smooths out fine lines and wrinkles in the nasolabial folds (laugh or frown lines) and the lips and mouth. While the dermal filler plumps the skin to reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles in these areas, it does not prevent the lines and wrinkles from coming back but does help build collagen.  Results may vary but typically lasts for about a year.   Read More