Tag: Dermal Fillers

Lipofilling

Lipofilling

Fat harvesting and graft lipofilling Fat harvested from another part of the patient body is another source of filler material to restore volume to the face. A process known as lipofilling. Fat is readily available and can be obtained from the sides of the abdomen, the flanks or the thighs to use in the face. The harvesting process is a…

6 Crucial things to Consider Before Getting Injections

6 Crucial things to Consider Before Getting Injections

Dermal fillers and neurotoxin wrinkle injections are the top two most popular minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in Ireland and worldwide. Thinking about getting some work done? Before you make an appointment, read these six important factors to keep in mind before calling that number. 1. Who’s injecting me Ninety percent of the success of these kinds of cosmetic treatments depends…

How best to restore volume in the face

How best to restore volume in the face

One option for facial volume restoration is readily available dermal filler materials like hyaluronic acid (HA). Hyaluronic acid fillers are manufactured by many companies. In Ireland the most popular are Restylane, Juvéderm and Belotero. Theses are high quality fillers manufactured in European based laboratories. They are biodegradable by the human body into basic sugars. Another option for facial volume restoration…

Read my lips

Read my lips

Full luscious lips… People say the eyes are windows to the soul, but if you want to figure out how someone’s feeling without gazing lovingly into their eyes, there’s a different body part that gives you a quick answer – the mouth. A smile, a frown, pursed lips or an open O-shape are expressions that give away one’s emotions. Unfortunately,…

Softlift Volume Restoration

Softlift Volume Restoration

In the not so distant past facial rejuvenation was focused on skin surface treatments like chemical peels, light therapy and skin resurfacing coupled with the more invasive surgical tissue facelifting procedures. Recent advancements saw treatment expanding with cosmetic doctors understanding of muscle relaxation through neurotoxins and more importantly the advancement of our knowledge of how loss of fatty tissue in the…