What to Expect With Restylane
The most common areas for treatment are the glabellar lines (between the eyebrows) and the under-eye area (also known as the “tear trough”) to help improve the appearance of dark circles and hollows. It is also great for lip enhancement, and is FDA-approved for that purpose. Patients should expect 2-3 days of swelling and bruising may last 2 weeks. Overall results may last 6 months to up to 1 year. Generally, we recommend periodic touch-ups to help prolong the effects.
It can range from $500.00 – $800.00 per syringe depending on the product.
Normally 6-12 months, but everyone experiences varying results.
You will look the same as you did before you had the injections.
Yes. There is an agent that can dissolve hyaluronic acid facial filler products.
Most patients opt for a local anesthetic to avoid any discomfort.
There is a less than 1% chance of an adverse reaction. Hyaluronic Acid is a substance already found in the human body which greatly reduces the risk of rejection.
Everyone is different; the doctor will help determine how much product is necessary to achieve your desired results.
You do run the risk of slight bruising at the injection site; we recommend that you discontinue the use of non prescription blood thinners before and after injection. There may also be some mild swelling that can last 2-7 days.
Approximately 20 minutes, start to finish.
Fillers are more commonly used in the lower two thirds of the face.
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