Who is a candidate for Facial Fillers?

  • If you have wrinkles on your face or around your lips that you wish to diminish.
  • If you desire to have fuller or more define lips.
  • If you have deep nasolabial folds (smile lines from nose to corner of mouth.)
  • If you have scars on your face that you wish to improve.

Intended Results

  • Fillers can smooth out, fill in, and decrease wrinkles.
  • Fillers will plump your lips and define the edges.
  • Can fill in and reduce the depth of the nasolabial fold.
  • Fill depressed acne scars

Procedure Description

  • A cold pack or ice pack will be given.
  • Injection of numbing medicine (Lidocaine) may be used if you desire.
  • Filler is injected into the desired area.

Recuperation + Healing

  • We ask that you do not take any blood thinners (i.e.: fish oil, vitamin E, ibuprofen, aspirin,
  • There may be some mild swelling and bruising after the procedure.
  • Arnica may be provided to help aid the recovery.
  • Using ice will help decrease swelling and bruising as well.
  • Makeup may be reapplied one hour after injection is complete.

Other Options

  • Lips can be enhanced with implants or fat. Wrinkles can be treated with laser skin resurfacing or BOTOX® (neurotoxin, not filler)

Financial Guidelines

  • This procedure is considered cosmetic and therefore is not covered by insurance. The patient is responsible for payment.