What is Radiesse dermal filler used for?Posted on May 10, 2019
Radiesse is an advanced dermal filler gel is an effective solution for the treatment of wrinkles and deep creases around the mouth and nose such as smile lines, marionette lines, and nasolabial folds.
The FDA approved Radiesse is a soft tissue dermal filler that immediately adds fullness to treated facial areas and provides natural-looking improvements that mitigate any visible signs of facial aging.
Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. David Kim provides Radiesse cosmetic filler injections to patients in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, and surrounding locations.
Key Properties of Radiesse
A unique characteristic of Radiesse is to provide support to weakened facial structures. In addition, it enhances the production of new collagen in the deeper layers of the skin. This improves the sustainability of the rejuvenation effects for up to one year or more.
Radiesse contains calcium-based microspheres that add volume to the skin to address depleted facial areas. According to many clinical studies, the high effectiveness and sustainability of Radiesse filler cosmetic dermatology injections have been proven.
Prior to receiving Radiesse injections, the patient does not require any allergy testing as this filler treatment comprises calcium hydroxylapatite, which is naturally found in the human body.
In the first three months after Radiesse filler treatment, it voluminizes the skin and mitigates lines and creases in the treated site. After that, Radiesse microspheres encourage the generation of fresh collagen which leads to the production of new tissue offering extended results for up to two years.
Additionally, Radiesse is effective in the treatment of facial lipoatrophy, oral and maxillofacial defects, and scars and chin dimples.
Which Facial Areas can be treated with Radiesse?
Radiesse dermal fillers are a versatile treatment that offers an effective solution for various cosmetic and corrective facial needs. This dermal filler plumps the skin for a natural, more youthful appearance. Radiesse is effective in treating the following conditions:
- Nasolabial Folds
- Marionette Lines
- Chin Reshaping
- Cheek Enhancement
- Bridge or Nasal Augmentation
- Jaw Line Contouring
- Lip Augmentation
- Smile Lines
- Frown Lines
Radiesse for Hands
Many people seek to reduce wrinkles on their hands. Radiesse can be an effective solution for hand rejuvenation. It is an innovative dermal filler that can immediately replace lost volume in the back of the hands and create hands that look smooth and youthful. This injectable filler enhances the appearance of the hands by:
- Replacing volume fullness
- Mitigating the appearance of tendons and veins
- Offering smooth, natural-looking results
The treatment provider will inject Radiesse in a simple outpatient procedure, which is usually undertaken using local anesthesia. The time taken for the treatment is nearly 15 minutes and depends on the extent of the treatment. The provider will identify one or more injection locations for each treatment site.
After that, they will apply local anesthetic and antiseptic. The provider will then inject Radiesse beneath the skin, under the dermis and subcutis layer.
Patients will experience instantly noticeable results. But the complete results of the treatment will establish in almost a week. The treatment outcomes can sustain for up to two years.
Cosmetic surgeon Dr. David Kim receives patients from Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, and nearby areas for Radiesse facial filler treatment. For more information on the surgical and non-surgical procedures and treatments by Board Certified Cosmetic Plastic Surgeons Dr. David Kim and Dr. Eugene Kim. Click here to contact us today.
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