The aging process begins in the late twenties and accelerates with time, one of the signs of aging is loss of volume in our face. Dermal fillers are used by our physician to restore lost volume in a natural way that rejuvenates the face and restores youthful beauty.
Our doctor will guide you through the various types of fillers, and help you choose the best way to replace your lost volume and give you beautiful facial contours. Dr. Labbad does all the injections in our MedSpa herself.
Frequently Asked Questions – Dermal Fillers
What is the difference between Restylane and Juvederm?
Juvederm and Restylane are both FDA-approved dermal fillers made from hyaluronic acid gels. Juvederm comes as a smooth gel while Restylane is slightly granular. These differences can impact on where the doctor decides to use the fillers. Restylane typically lasts from between 6 to 9 months, while Juvederm is labelled as lasting from 9 to 12 months.
How long will it last?
Fillers used at Revital Medical Spa Clinic semi-long lasting and made from hyaluronic acid, which breaks down and is absorbed into the skin after around 6 to 18 months.
Where can I get filler?
They can be used most effectively and naturally to restore areas of lost volume in the face that occurs as we age, filler can lift and support the face naturally with no need for a surgical procedure.
How will I know which dermal filler is right for me?
At your initial consultation with Dr. Labbad, She will discuss a personalized treatment plan that’s tailored to you. How soon will I notice results? You should be able to spot the difference immediately as a non-surgical lift. Your skin will look dewy and revitalized in a natural way.
I’m interested in having dermal fillers but will the injections hurt?
Many people find their procedure at Revital Medical Spa more comfortable than expected, and most dermal fillers contain a local anesthetic. Dr. Labbad is highly skilled and precise; you should merely feel a light sting on the skin.
What’s the difference between a dermal filler and botulinum toxin?
Both treatments involve injections, but Botulinum Toxin relaxes muscle movement that results in wrinkles while dermal fillers simply plump out and smooth wrinkles. Sometimes, these treatments are more effective when combined with each other.