Restylane is one of the many anti-aging products used to make you look younger today. It is more popular than other anti-aging cosmetic procedures as it uses only injections and is thus not an invasive procedure.
As you grow old, the hyaluronic acid that was found in abundance in youth, and which leads to plump and firm skin, starts decreasing in your body. This consequently leads to decreased skin elasticity and the formation of wrinkles and lines.
However by injecting hyaluronic acid based Restylane into your skin, your supplies of both collagen and hyaluronic acid are revitalized to give younger looking skin. Effects are instantaneous; and usually last between six months to a year before you need to undergo a follow-up treatment.
Houston restylane it used for various reasons like removal of lines and wrinkles in the forehead and month region and for lip enhancement to get fuller lips. It is also possible to sculpture a more angular appearance to your cheeks by injecting Restylane in the cheeks.
As the hyaluronic acid in Restylane is similar to the hyaluronic acid found in your skin, this is a relatively safe cosmetic procedure. Moreover, unlike Botox, Restylane does not freeze your facial muscles. So even taking repeated injections will not have any impact on the movement of your facial muscles nor give the surprised look you get with regular Botox injections.
So though the risks of suffering from any dire reactions because of Restylane are rather low, there are some side effects. These side effects include swelling, itching, bruising, tenderness and redness that subsides within a few days time. Though your lips may feel tender and lo uneven for a few days after your treatment, don’t worry as this is a temporary effect.
All it takes is about half an hour for a Restylane injection. If required, a local anesthetic is administered to numb the area before the injection. To limit discomfort, your doctor uses a fine needle for the injection and in case of lip enhancement; a dental bloc may be used to limit discomfort.
Importance of professionalism
Although Restylane is relatively safe to use, it is important that your injection is given by a professional, who knows how to give cosmetic injections. The wrong person giving the injection can lead to dire consequences because of too strong or unnecessary Restylane injections.