What are fillers?
Fillers are a crystal clear gel that is injected into the skin (or for some treatments just under) in small amounts to restore volume and structure. It is based on hyaluronic acid, similar to the body’s own hyaluronic acid. The hyaluronic acid is non-animal which means that no skin tests are needed and that there is a minimal risk of allergic or hypersensitive reactions
Where can fillers be used?
Fillers can be used to add volume and fullness to the skin and correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds,sucj as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouth(nasal labial folds or laugh lines) Lipstick lines-the area below the nose and above the upper lip you can also inject the marionette lines
What is Botox/Dysport?
Prescription Dysport is an injection used to temporarily improve the look of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows (glabellar lines) in adults less than 65 years of age.
How do Restylane® and Botox ® differ?
Botox ® cosmetic and Restylane® are both used to correct wrinkles but in different way. Restylane ® products are cosmetic fillers injected into the skin, adding volume to smooth moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds. In contrast Botox® cosmetic relaxes the muscles that cause wrinkles.