Dermal Fillers & Injectables


North Brisbane Dermal Fillers & Injectables

A Complement to Natural Beauty

Over-time natural processes can allow for the loss of volume and subsequent unfavorable smile-line formations such as wrinkles. While beauty can be accompanied with time; rejuvenation can in cases be desired to achieve optimal aesthetics.

 

Dermal fillers have the ability to refresh smiles by filling-out unwanted line-angles and grooves. These depression and grooves are caused by our body’s natural slowing as time progresses. To compliment our body’s natural pace dermal fillers can be used to optimize facial aesthetics by adding volume back to desired areas of the smile.

 

At Skygate Dental, we are able to provide dermal filler treatment to assist in obtaining or rejuvenate an optimal smile.

Areas of Treating a Smile with Dermal Fillers

Dermal Fillers can be used to revitalize a number of different areas of the face, including the mouth.
These can include:
  • Lips
  • Smooth and fill areas around the cheeks
  • Corners of the Mouth
  • Around the Nose
  • Mouth to correct mild gum tissue loss.

How Do Dermal Fillers Rejuvenate Smiles?

Hyaluronic acid is a key natural part of the skin (extracellular matrix) that helps to (among other things) retain moisture in skin. For example with the natural aging process, if there is less of natural occurring hyaluronic acid skin can start to become less firm or full loosing a once youthful appearance.

 

Dermal fillers are used to augment this process by helping the skin return to its full self again. In the process smoothing out line and depression and adding volume, where loss has occurred.  In a simplistic sense dermal filler fill in wrinkles and plump the skin back optimal state.

Are Dermal Fillers Safe?

Fillers have been used for decades; however, it was not until the last decade that advances in dermal fillers really started to make strides. Recent studies has shown dermal fillers are very safe. It is important along with dermal fillers to have a thorough history and exam before administration to maximize aesthetics and minimize minor side effects such as swelling, bruising. As in any medical procedure rare side effects can occur, such as infection, lumpiness or skin discoloration.

What Are Dermal Fillers Made of?

Dermal fillers are made of a substance called hyaluronic acid; a natural component of skin.

Where Is It Made?

 The dermal fillers used at Skygate Dental are made in Switzerland. A link is provided below for more information on their product.

Will Dermal Fillers Cause Me Pain?

Dermal fillers are generally considered to cause very low level of discomfort at the injection site, which is usually temporary. To try to minimize any discomfort anesthetic is used around the site. Usually 24-48 hours after the procedure there can be some minor swelling and in some cases a bit of tenderness.

How Long do Dermal Fillers Last?

Individual results can very and also depending on the location and the category of filler used; the length of time will very. For the most common fillers; results generally last about 6 months. Over time the natural processes of the body will gradually continue to change and turn over and with time fold and wrinkles will reappear.

How Much Filler Do I Need?

Just a fold and wrinkles can vary from face to face, so to does the amount of filler needed vary per treatment. Its a very individual treatment and depends of the amount of correction needed; as well as the number of areas treated.

When Will I See Results?

You will be able to see the results instantaneously. After placement the area is gently massaged.

 

If you have any questions or would like to speak to us, please do not hesitate to call Skygate Dental on 3114 1199 | 0406 579 197.