A large portion of the population is afraid or anxious about needles — one poll estimated about 20%. But if your fear of needles is the only thing keeping you from getting injectable treatments, you may find it relieving to know that there are lots of things you can do to ease your mind.
Put these four tips into practice to help make your dermal filler appointment go smoothly, even if you don’t like needles.
1. Schedule an Office Visit First
This gives you a chance to discuss your anxieties about needles with your plastic surgeon,
While some men and women choose to start BOTOX® in their 20s to help prevent future wrinkles from forming, many others prefer to wait until they see the first signs of aging on their faces. Truthfully, the best age to start BOTOX depends on your personal preferences and goals—there really is no hard-and-fast rule for when you should get treatment.
If you’re thinking about getting BOTOX, use this quick guide to help you plan your procedure for the right time in your life.
BOTOX in Your 30s
For many people, the first signs of pesky wrinkles and creases start to show up on their skin in their 30s.
One of the questions we most commonly get from MSpa patients who are considering injectable fillers to remove lines and wrinkles and restore lost facial volume is “how much product do I need?” It’s a simple question, but the answer varies depending on many factors.
What You Want to Treat
Fillers come from the manufacturer in a pre-packaged, sterilized syringe. A syringe of Juvederm®, for instance, contains one cc (cubic centimeter) of the product. Your total treatment cost will depend on how many syringes of product you need.
The holiday season is just around the corner, and we all want to look our holiday best before gatherings with friends and family. If you’re pressed for time and just want a little pick-me-up before all the hustle and bustle sets in, dermal fillers could be just the treatment for you.
But if you’re planning fillers before the holidays, there are a few things you should know about your options to help you see the best results just in time for your festivities.
Hyaluronic Acid Fillers
One of the most popular types of injectables,
Dermal fillers are one of the most popular cosmetic treatments in the United States, and it’s easy to see why. Not only are they minimally invasive, but they can also give you excellent results in a short amount of time with no downtime.
But those perks you probably already knew. Take a look at these surprising need-to-know dermal filler facts you might not have heard.
1. Fillers Aren’t Just for Your Face
Facial fillers used to smooth away wrinkles, restore lost facial volume or plump and reshape your lips are undoubtedly the most common.