As we age, the skin loses elasticity, volume and structural support which leads to the formation of deep lines, grooves and folds. Our lips also begin to lose volume and become less defined. Naso-labial and Marionette lines are formed by skin folds running between the nose, mouth and chin.
Dermal Fillers resembles your body’s own Hyaluronic Acid and is generally safe if used correctly by an experienced practitioner. It will eventually be metabolised by the body. It can last anywhere between 6- 18 months. By using fillers, dentists can quite literally “fill” lines, grooves and sunken areas to restore youthful volume to the face and brighten up your overall appearance.
Uses for Dermal Fillers are seen below:
Other examples include doing the chin, nose, forehead, marionette lines and temples.