Restylane is a safe absorbable gel of stabilized hyaluronic acid. This substance is maximally identical to the one produced by human organism (hyaluronic acid exists in our skin). It functions like a framework that keeps water in our tissue.
The molecules of hyaluronic acid Restylane is made of can keep water molecules around themselves. It makes facial skin sleek and elastic. The result of Restylane using is filling of small wrinkles, changing lips' size, correction of face lines.
For Restylane injection the most thin needle is used. The procedure is painless: local ANEST can be needed for lips correction only. Injection of Restylane doesn't take much time: as usual, half an hour is enough. The result of facial correction can be noticed immediately and lasts from 6 to 12 months.
Different modifications of this gel exist. Restylane Perlane is used for filling of deep skin stratum in the nasolabial area, for lips, chin and cheekbone correction. Restylane Touch is a gel for injection around the eyes and lips. It gets away small wrinkles from these areas. As for Restylane Vital it doesn't fill the tissue but helps to wet facial and neck skin deeply.
The operation's effect depends not only on Restylane's kind. It's also important for the cosmetologist to know some facts concerning patient's health. Those are specialties of patient's metabolic processes and the percentage of tissue dehydration. Knowing these the specialist can choose the most optimal Restylane injection to his patient.
The results of Restylane injections are estimated by European and American cosmetologists as well. Different kinds of Restylane iare often used by women over 40 that prefer this injection as an alternativE to more serious operation.
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