Dermal Fillers on Harley Street, Marylebone

What are dermal fillers?

Dermal Fillers

Dermal fillers on Harley Street, Marylebone are injections that are used to provide volume and fullness to the face. Dermal fillers can enhance shallow contours, plump thin lips, soften facial wrinkles or creases, and improve recessed scar appearance.

 

How long will the effect of dermal filler treatment last?

It varies depending on the type of material used as a filler:

  • Collagen: 3-4 months.
  • Hyaluronic acid: 4-6 months
  • Calcium hydroxylapatite: 18 months
  • Poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) – The injections are given over several months with the effect lasting up to two years
  • Polymethylmethacrylate beads (PMMA) – permanent effect, but most risky.

 

Who is a good candidate for injection of dermal fillers on Harley Street, Marylebone?

A good candidate for dermal fillers on Harley Street, Marylebone is one who is physically healthy, a non-smoker, and has realistic goals about improvement of appearance.

 

What is the recovery time after undergoing treatment with dermal fillers on Harley Street, Marylebone?

There is zero downtime after undergoing a dermal filler injection. In most cases, you should be able to return to your activities of daily living right away.

 

How is the dermal filler injection performed on Harley Street, Marylebone?

A local anesthetic cream may be offered for comfort at our Harley Street, Marylebone skin clinic before the dermal filler procedure. Using several small injections, the dermal filler is placed at the desired locations for maximum aesthetic effect.

 

How will the area look immediately after the dermal filler injection?

Immediately after the dermal filler injection on Harley Street, Marylebone, the treated area may appear overfilled with mild bruising or swelling. There may also be some transient redness and numbness. These symptoms may be alleviated within a couple of hours or a few days using topical ice application.

 

What are the precautions to be taken after treatment on Harley Street, Marylebone?

You are advised to avoid alcohol, coffee, or direct sunlight exposure for 24 hours after the injection.

 

What are the associated risks with dermal fillers on Harley Street, Marylebone?

There is a small risk of developing a rash, swelling, bruising, infection, and formation of lumps under the skin for which you should return to the Harley Street clinic.

 

Treatment Options Using Dermal Fillers on Harley Street, Marylebone:

 

Lip Fillers - Shaping and Enhancement on Harley Street, Marylebone

Technique: Injectable Dermal Filler (Lip Fillers). Hyaluronic acid is the most commonly used filler material. It is a naturally-occurring moisturizer that is present within the human body.

Duration of Lip Filler Procedure on Harley Street, Marylebone: 30 minutes.

Pain Rating: Minimal. You may initially feel a pinch as the needle goes in and then a sting when the lip filler is injected. However, you can choose to receive anesthesia before the lip filler procedure.

Anesthesia: Topical numbing cream or dental nerve block

Recovery Period: Instant

Results of Lip Fillers: Instant

Lasting Duration of Lip Fillers: 4-6 months

Aftercare: Minimal required

Caution: Can cause bruising

 

Cheek Fillers - Shaping and Enhancement with Dermal Fillers on Harley Street, Marylebone

Technique: Injectable Dermal Filler (Cheek Fillers). Hyaluronic acid is the most commonly used filler material. It is a naturally-occurring moisturizer that is present within the human body.

Duration of Cheek Filler Procedure: 30 minutes.

Pain Rating of Cheek Fillers: Minimal.

Anesthesia: Topical numbing cream.

Recovery Period: Instant

Results of Cheek Fillers: Instant

Lasting Duration: 6-18 months

Aftercare: Minimal required

Caution: Can cause bruising

 

Nasolabial Lines (Nose to mouth lines) treatment Harley Street, Marylebone

What are nasolabial lines?

They are skin folds or wrinkle lines that run from the side of the nose to the corner of the mouth.

What are the causes of nasolabial lines?

  • Excessive exposure to sunlight.
  • Age-related sagging of the fat pad in the cheek.
  • Smoking.

What is the best treatment for nasolabial lines?

The most common, safest, and cost effective treatment for nasolabial lines is the use of dermal fillers provided at our Harley Street, Marylebone skin clinic.

 

Marionette lines (Mouth to chin lines) treatment Harley Street, Marylebone

What are Marionette lines?

Marionette lines are wrinkle lines or skin creases that run from the corner of the mouth towards the chin. When these lines are pronounced, they give an unhappy expression to the face.

What causes Marionette lines?

  • Excessive exposure to sunlight.
  • Age-related sagging of the facial muscles.
  • Smoking.
  • Genetics.

What is the best treatment for Marionette lines?

The most common, safest, and cost effective treatment for nasolabial lines is the use of dermal fillers prodived at our Harley Street, Marylebone skin clinic.

 

Smoker’s lines (Lines around mouth) treatment Harley Street, Marylebone

What are smoker’s lines?

They are vertical lines that occur around the mouth. These lines are more pronounced and appear sooner in smokers, but with age most people will notice these lines appearing around the mouth.

What causes smoker’s lines?

  • Smoking.
  • Age related loss of skin elasticity and tissue volume.

What is the best treatment option for smoker’s lines?

The best treatment option is dermal fillers which can provide instant results that typically last a long time which we can provide at our Harley Street, Marylebone skin clinic.

 

Ageing Hands treatment Harley Street, Marylebone

How does aging affect the appearance of the hands?

Besides the face, the hands are the most commonly exposed part of the human body. Frequent sun exposure can cause damage to the skin of the hands. Aging can result in loss of fat from under the skin causing the veins, tendons, and bones to be more prominent.

What is the best treatment for aging hands on Harley Street, Marylebone?

Dermal fillers work very well to replace the volume loss that occurs with the depletion of fat from under the skin which are provided right here at our Harley Street, Marylebone skin clinic. New high density dermal fillers stay in place for a very long time giving a youthful look and feel to the hands.

Please contact our Harley Street, Marylebone skin clinic if you're interested in our dermal filler & lip filler treatment and would like to book an appointment, or if you have any questions on: 0207 467 8438info@oneskinclinic.co.uk or fill out our online contact form.