Fillers (Voluma, Restylane, Lyft, Juvederm, Radiesse etc..) are a great alternative to surgery for many patients to restore volume in their face and beyond. Fillers are most commonly used in the face but can but used in other places such as the hands and for vaginal rejuvenation. Fillers when used correctly can lift and rejuvenate the face in a natural soft way. They can be used by patients of all ages, as many younger patients want to enhance their lips with various fillers. Fillers can bridge patients prior to surgery or keep them looking young and refreshed without surgery.
Good Candidates For Fillers (Voluma, Restylane, Lyft, Juvederm, Radiesse)
- You want to enhance your appearance.
- You are in good physical and emotional health.
- You have realistic expectations of the result possible with fillers.
Your Filler Consultation
- Patients will present for their evaluation where they will meet Dr. Franco and his staff
- A medical history and physical exam will be done by Dr. Franco and his staff to determine the best treatment for you.
- Dr. Franco will discuss the difference between surgery and fillers
- Dr. Franco will also discuss the various fillers as each has unique properties that makes each of them useful depending on the specific needs of the patient.
- The treatment options will be discussed with you that can help you achieve your aesthetic goals
- The risks and benefits of the procedure will also be discussed during your consultation.
- The filler injections can often be done at the same time as the consultation.
About Your Filler Procedure
- Filler injections are done in the office
- Patients typically will have numbing cream applied for about 15 minutes prior to the procedure.
- The procedure typically is done in about 15 to 30 min.
- Patients can return to work or their daily activities after the filler injection.
- After fillers patients can have some bruising and swelling.
Filler Treatment Possibilities
- Liquid Facelift
- Cheek Enhancement
- Laugh lines
- Lip Enhancement
- Volume Replacement
- Hand Rejuvenation
- Vaginal Rejuvenation
- Jaw Augmentation