Cosmetic injectables explained

Injectables are minimally invasive treatments that can successfully address various common signs of ageing. They owe their popularity to quickly visible results and minimal downtime. In a nutshell, injectables help smooth wrinkles, plump up lips, and rejuvenate your skin. 

Here’s a brief overview of the most popular injectable treatments.

Anti-wrinkle injections

Also known as anti-wrinkle injections, Botulinum toxin works best for fine lines and wrinkles caused by muscle movement. The upper third of the face is where you can expect the best results. Anti-wrinkle injections temporarily (for three to six months) presses the pause button on ageing for specific areas, like the forehead, crow's feet, or frown lines. The procedure is quick and the results are visible within a few days.

Dermal fillers

Dermal fillers help add volume to areas that need a little boost, like your cheeks or lips. They can smooth out wrinkles and restore youthful contours. The results are usually visible quickly, but with most types of fillers, such as hyaluronic acid fillers, they are temporary (nine to twelve months).

Fat-dissolving injections

Fat-dissolving injections are a quality, minimally invasive solution for a double chin. It can help reduce it. The treatment involves a series of injections that break down fat cells under your chin, giving you a more defined jawline. It might take a few sessions, but the results can be satisfying.

Hyaluronic acid Skin Boosters

Skin Boosters are injections of hyaluronic acid that can plump up your skin and improve its overall quality. In terms of hydration, it's like giving your skin a tall glass of water.

‘Liquid Gold’ therapy

Autologous 'Liquid Gold' therapy is a procedure designed to boost natural collagen production within the skin. Derived from your own blood, the plasma is applied to your skin boost healing and rejuvenation and improve skin texture.

Before undergoing an injectable treatment, make sure you discuss it with a qualified professional who can help you manage your expectations in the best possible way. Ask questions and take your time to decide. Also take into account all potential side effects (such as redness, bruising, and swelling) and plan accordingly.



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