Calcium Hydroxyapatite face contouring
It is a filler which is used to fill skin depletions, based on micro-sphers of hydroxyapatite suspended in a high water content gel carrier. After application of the formula, its particles create a scaffolding at the place of injection which stimulates growth of natural collagen fibers. The effect of the treatment lasts on average for approximately 18 months after which their degradation occurred.
The effect is visible right after the injection. It may also happen the injection may cause a temporary reaction of swelling, tenderness, redness and bruising. Patients can plan to back to work or their daily activities right after the treatment.
- Sunken cheeks, loss of skin volume
- Nasolabial folds
- Correction of the Edge of the lower jaw
- Marionette lines
- Mouth corners falling
- Chin volume fillling
- Hands rejuvenation
Treatment with the use of Calcium Hydroxyapatite:
- Subtly fills problematic tissue depletions
- Stimulates growth of natural collagen fibers
- Guarantees a natural rejuvenation effect
- Pregnancy and breast-feeding
- Autoimmune diseases
- Active, viral and bacterial skin diseases
- Calcium or lidocaine hypersensitivity
There is no need for any recommendations before the treatment. To avoid bruising, a week before the treatment, stop using aspirin, anti-inflammatory drugs and other medications that reduce blood clotting (e.g. extract from Ginko biloba). Patients with recurring cold ought to start taking aciclovir in a preventive dose two days before the treatment.
Step-by-step treatment description
It is a minimally invasive treatment. Patient may be given a local anesthesia to numb the area prior to the injection. Many filler folmulas contain also lidocaine, a mild anesthetic, which is intended to help to minimize the feeling of discomfort during and after treatment.
A precise amount of Calcium particles (crystals) is injected strategically into the skin using a very thin needle or flexible cannula. Regardless of what is used for injection the final result is the same. Because of the flexible and dull end of the cannula safety of the treatment increased and the risk of bruising .
The final stage of the treatment is a gentle massage of the injected area to evenly distribute calcium particles. Patients should be able to notice results immediately right after receiving filler injections. The effect of the treatment lasts on average for 18 months.
Some patients may experience mild bruising and swelling but the symptoms are self-limiting within a matter of days.
ZALECENIA PO ZABIEGU
Do not massage treated area for 1 month. In the case of bruises occurrence, medications such as Auriderm, Lioton 1000, Reparil may be used to speed up the healing process.