Everything You Need to Know About Dermal Fillers

At Ageless Aesthetics, our highly trained Medical and Aesthetic providers can repair and revitalize your skin with multiple treatment modalities. Leave our spa feeling pampered and replenished and your confidence reborn!

If you have any questions about dermal fillers you need answers to, we are here to help. Here are some of the most frequently asked questions regarding the process.

Are Dermal Fillers Safe?

Yes, they are. Over the years, the FDA has approved various dermal fillers. They have been rigorously tested and have helped keep many patients maintain a natural and youthful appearance.

Dermal fillers should be administered by trained professionals who guarantee your safety and make the process a painless experience.

How Many Dermal Filler Types Are There?

There are primarily three types of dermal fillers. Their difference lies in the composition and the time the fillers take to dissolve.

  • Temporary dermal fillers are primarily made of hyaluronic acid, collagen, or calcium hydroxyapatite. 
  • Semi-permanent fillers are made of poly-L-lactic acid and can last anywhere from 12 to 18 months. 
  • Permanent dermal fillers are made of polymethyl-methacrylate microspheres and can last for up to 5 years.

Are Dermal Fillers Risky?

Dermal fillers are generally safe, but certain conditions might make dermal fillers unfit for you. You should not get dermal fillers if you have certain skin conditions or are prone to scarring and pigmentation.

You should likewise avoid dermal fillers if you are allergic to the substances they are made of. Pregnant or breastfeeding women, as well as people on blood thinners or immunosuppressants, should also steer clear of dermal fillers until a later date.

At Ageless 360 Medical Aesthetics, we take the time to consult with each patient and make sure you are a candidate for a filler treatment. Your safety is of utmost importance to us.

What Can I Expect From the Procedure?

Before the procedure: Before you begin your dermal filler treatment at Ageless 360 Medical Aesthetics we will provide an assessment and discuss your intended goals. From there we will create a custom treatment plan and select the best dermal filler for your needs.

During the procedure: To start, we will first disinfect the targeted area and then we will begin applying the dermal filler in the targeted areas. We may massaging the area if need be so that everything comes together nicely and evenly.

After the procedure: While there is no downtime associated with dermal filler treatments it can be advisable to avoid strenuous exercises. In addition, avoid taking anti-inflammatory medicine or excessive sun exposure to guarantee a complication-free recovery.

Ageless 360 Medical Aesthetics: Premium Dermal Fillers in Indianapolis

For the specifics of the procedure and how you can benefit from dermal fillers, it’s best to consult the medical professional conducting the procedure. If you’re considering dermal fillers in Indianapolis, put your trust in Ageless Aesthetics.