What ingredients are in dermal fillers?
One ingredient is hyaluronic acid, or HA, a naturally occurring substance found in your skin. HA keeps your skin plump and hydrated, and the HA fillers made with HA are typically soft and gel-like. In addition, most HA filler products are infused with lidocaine to help minimize any discomfort during and after treatment. Other ingredients in dermal filler treatments contain calcium hydroxyapatite or CaHA, poly-L-lactic acid, Take the time to talk with the medical professionals at SkinFX located in Clinton, Utah, and serving northern Utah. They are experts in fillers and will give you the best advice you can find when filler treatments are what you want.
Are dermal fillers safe?
All dermal fillers offered at Skin FX are FDA-approved for cosmetic purposes. Some side effects can happen, including swelling, redness, pain at the injection site, or bruising, but these diminish within a few days. In addition, at Skin FX, we offer multiple complementary services or products that can speed up the healing time, such as LED treatments post injections, Alastin Enhance Serum, or others. Be sure to ask anyone on staff to help you if you are interested in purchasing any products!
How long do dermal fillers last?
Depending on the dermal filler used, fillers often last from three months to two years. We take pride in keeping our injectors at their best with numerous continued education training with some of the best industry injectors throughout the country.