As we age, the skin's ability to produce hyaluronic acid decreases which results in rougher, drier and thinner skin with a dull complexion. Whilst Restylane fillers smooth away wrinkles and add volume to facial features, Restylane Skinboosters uses clinically proven stabilized hyaluronic acid, a substance naturally occurring in the human body with an amazing water-binding capacity that attracts water molecules, that works to improve the skin's overall quality by boosting hydration levels deep inside the skin. This hydrating microinjection treatment involves a series of hydrating microinjections that provide lasting moisture, improve elasticity, as well as increase smoothness and firmness.
Restylane Skinboosters treatments can be used to improve the general skin quality of:
What is involved in a Restylane Skinboosters treatment?
Restylane Skinbooster treatments consist of multiple very fine injections into the chosen area of skin
When will I see results?
While you may see results after just one treatment, for optimal and longer lasting results we recommended a course of 3 treatments, each 2-4 weeks apart.
How long will the effects last?
Following the initial treatment, your body will gradually break down the HA in Restylane Skinboosters over the course of several months. To maintain your wonderful skin, it is recommended to have regular maintenance treatments, approximately every 6 months.
Is the treatment painful?
Discomfort is usually minimal and brief. Prior to injection, your doctor may choose to numb (anesthetize) the treatment area with a cold pack or anesthetic cream to further minimize discomfort.
How long does each treatment session usually take?
The treatment session takes around 15-20 minutes depending on the areas treated. You will also need to allow time to consult with your doctor prior to treatment.
What is the recovery time following a treatment?
Following the treatment, you may experience some slight redness or minor bruising around the treatment areas, this should subside after a few days, but in some cases bruising may last for up to 2 weeks.
What are the possible side effects and unwanted risks?
Most side effects are mild or moderate in nature, and their duration is short lasting (7 days or less). The most common side effects include, temporary skin reactions such as redness, pain/tenderness, firmness, swelling, lumps/bumps, bruising, itching, or discoloration.