The face starts to lack volume and appears aged with deeper nasolabial folds, unaesthetic lines, a deeper fold, the lips start to thin, and turning down the corners of the lips. Hyaluronic acid fillers are injected right underneath these folds to replace the volume lost which creates a younger look in the face by replenishing your body's natural production of hyaluronic acid, which diminishes as you age.

Are dermal fillers FDA approved?

Dermal fillers approved by the FDA are minimally invasive and very safe.

As with any procedure, there are possible risks, the most common being post-procedure bruising and swelling which are usually very minimal and resolve quickly.

FDA approved hyaluronic acid brand name fillers include:

  • Captique
  • Esthélis
  • Elevess
  • Hylaform
  • Juvederm
  • Perlane
  • Prevelle
  • Puragen
  • Restylane

FDA approved CaHA fillers include Radiesse.

FDA approved PMMA fillers include Bellafill® (formerly known as Artefill).

FDA approved Poly-L-lactic acid fillers include Sculptra Aesthetic.

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