What is non-surgical Nasolabial Folds Treatment?
Nasolabial folds also known as smile lines or laughter lines are indentation lines on either side of the mouth running from the edge of the nose to the outer corners of the mouth. As we age and loose volume, collagen and elastin around the area and the skin becomes thinner the nasal folds become more prominent. Factors such as smoking, sun exposure, diet and loss of fat can all contribute to the appearance of the nasal folds.
Non-surgical Nasolabial Folds Treatment is a fantastic alternative to surgery were volume or shape of the area around the mouth and cheeks has decreased with age. Using dermal filler injections directly along the fold line greatly improves the appearance of the nasal folds. It is painless, safe and with far less risk and recovery time compared to invasive surgery.
Who is Suitable for non-surgical Nasolabial Fold Treatment?
Any client who wishes to improve the appearance of the nasal folds, by adding volume and lift resulting in a smoother fuller more youthful appearance.
What are the risks associated with Nasolabial Folds Treatment?
Dermal Filler treatments are very safe, with minimal side effects or risks, this is provided the treatment is performed by a fully qualified and trained practitioner. Common temporary side effects can include mild pain, swelling and redness “erythema” at the injection sites and mild bruising which will soon ease and fade.
How is non-surgical Nasolabial Folds Treatment performed?
An initial consultation will be required before any treatment, resulting in a client specific treatment plan to achieve the best possible results. A topical numbing cream will be applied to make the treatment process more comfortable. Juvederm, Revolax is then injected into the nasal fold lines to improve the shape, symmetry, and volume to match the clients desires.
What are the side effects following non-surgical Nasolabial Folds Treatment?
After treatment, slight swelling and bruising may occur, this normally fades within a week. The areas treated may feel slightly tender for 3-5 days.
How soon will I see the results after treatment?
The results will be seen immediately after treatment and any swelling will fade over the following 5-7 days.
How long will the treatment last?
Juvederm, Revolax provides long-lasting results up to approximately 12 months, with repeat treatments recommended every 9-12months.
How Long is the down time after treatment?
Clients are advised to refrain from any physical activities for 48 hours.
After every treatment, a full in-depth after care leaflet will be given to every client. We are always on hand to answer any questions or concerns and to give advice or follow up appointments to all our clients.