When it comes to beauty treatments, you may feel overwhelmed by the options. But, dermal fillers are extremely popular and are easy to try before you commit. It’s not like getting a surgery that you can’t reverse! Dermal fillers are used to treat signs of premature aging like wrinkles and volume loss. Keep reading to learn more about fillers and how often you’ll need to come in for a beauty boost.

What can fillers do for me?

There are many different types of fillers on the market, which can all be tailored to your specific beauty concerns. Fillers are generally used for two main skin issues: adding volume to certain parts of the face, or downplaying wrinkles and fine lines in the face. But, before you jump on the filler train, understand that not all fillers are created equal. Some fillers will give you better results if you’re looking for volume, while others are best for filling in areas with fine lines and wrinkles and giving a more natural result. Did you know that fillers can be used to tweak the angle and shape of your nose, saving you from an expensive nose surgery in some cases?

How often will I need to come back for more?

It all depends on what fillers you have, and where your fillers are placed. There are many different types of fillers on the market, and they all will act differently, depending on where they’re placed and how they interact with your biology.

Filler Types

Consider what you want to be treated, and stay open-minded about which filler may be best for you. For example, between two very similar fillers that contain hyaluronic acid, Restylane lasts six to nine months, while Juvederm can last nine to twelve months. But you may prefer one over the other, and we may recommend one for your specific needs.

If you want to learn more about fillers and how they can help give you a more youthful appearance, don’t hesitate. You could have a more beautiful look just in time for spring. Give us a call at (630) 455-0140 to learn more about dermal fillers.