How long can fillers on face last?

How long can fillers on face last?

Are Fillers Permanent?

Fillers are not a permanent solution to the volume loss on the face. Fillers generally last around 6 to 12 months. It would be wiser for patients who want a longer-term effect to undergo a surgical operation. 

How is Filler Treatment Applied to Which Areas? Fillers can be applied to many different parts of the body, most preferably the face. It is applied to patients who complain of wrinkles and deflate on the face. It is preferred for the problems seen on the face for main lips, nasolabial lines, under-eye deflate on, and cheekbone and jawline&chin area. Fillers are also preferred to correct the hollowness of that specific area. It is also a very effective method for delaying the signs of aging. 

Are There Any Side Effects of Filler Aesthetics?

With the improvement in technology, fillers containing ‘hyaluronic acid’ are being used and this does not cause any side effects. This material does not cause any harm to the body. However, a specialist plastic surgeon is a person who will provide the most appropriate information for the person’s facial anatomy and if they are a good candidate for the procedure or not. 

What Should Be Considered Before and After Applying Fillers?

Reducing alcohol intake is recommended before and after injectables. The patient should try not to take aspirin or other blood-thinning medication. Herbal products that accelerate digest on such as green tea is not recommended for the first 2 hours after applying fillers. The skin should not be wet at least two hours after fillers. 

Treatments such as massages should not be applied to the skin without the approval of the specialist doctor who performed the fillers. On the first day after the fillers injection, you should try to keep your head elevated. 

There is an instant visible difference in facial filler procedures. About a week after the procedure the swelling fades away and the end result will start to be seen. It lasts for 6-12 months depending on the quality of the substance used. Since the skin is renewed in the area where the filling is applied, even if the filling effect is lost, the skin quality will be better than before. 

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Op. Dr. Metin Kerem, Gazi Üniversitesi Tıp Fakültesi mezunudur. İhtisas eğitimini Ankara Numune Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastenesi 2. Plastik Cerrahi kliniğinde tamamlamıştır. 2008 yılında European Board of Plastic Surgery (EBOPRAS) tarafından Avrupa Birliği estetik plastik cerrahi yeterliliğine layık görüldü. Şuan da Etiler de özel kliniğinde hastalarınıza hizmet vermektedir.