A dermal filler is a gel product that is injected or placed into the dermis in order to restore its original youthful state and replace soft-tissue volume loss.
IUVENTU Clinic only uses natural products 100% re-absorbable. According to recent studies non re-absorbable fillers may be harmful in the long term.
Fillers are not effective for mimic wrinkles (e.g. frown lines), due to excessive muscles activity. For this Botulinum toxin is more indicated.
Fillers are ideal for:
The effect is immediate. In some cases we can notice a slight redness / swelling around the injection point but it only lasts for a short period of time. The result lasts from 6 up to 24 months, depending on the product used and the individual’s skin type, lifestyle and age. Follow up sessions are normally recommended around the every 4 to 12 months.
The treatments are generally tolerable, and fast return to normal activities. Blood thinning medications such as aspirins should be avoided one week before the treatment. Fillers treatments are not recommended during the pregnancy period.