What is Radiesse?
RADIESSE® and RADIESSE® (+) are dermal fillers that are used for smoothing moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as nasolabial folds (the creases that extend from the corner of your nose to the corner of your mouth). RADIESSE® is also used for correcting volume loss in the back of the hands.
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"Ok! So, I was referred here after explaining to my nail tech the lengthy process and billion steps I have taken to get my skin healthy (dermatologist, internal medicine for hormones, estheticians,, holistic Doctors). I was skeptical as previously stated I’ve tried everything... so here I go again making another appointment for a consultation (at this point I’m ready for an entire face transplant lol).I was immediately impressed with the relationship of Dr.Desai and Dr. Patel. Immediately they make you feel in the most professional way of just meeting up with a longtime friend. Super easy to let your guard down due to the genuine personalities of both Doctors. Very transparent with the procedures success rate, also non conventional treatments and the inclusion on different routes to take to accomplish the outcome desired. I have now visited 3 times. Although there has not been much change in my skin, this does not stop the Doctors confident approach. Switching up the different breaking edge technology they are not afraid to use everything the office has at their finger tips. I truly feel great and this Duo definitely delivers the wow factor! I will keep y’all posted in my journey, I feel confident Dr. Desai and Dr. Patel can figure out this face! lol"- A.P. / Yelp / Sep 30, 2021
"I went in for a little lip enhancement. I did not really know what to expect or what I really wanted just knew I wanted my upper lip bigger. The staff and Doctor went over everything and made me feel so comfortable and recommended what they felt would give me what I wanted. The injections were almost painless and the outcome was everything I wanted! Will definitely be back!"- J.G. / Google / Sep 30, 2021
"Dr. Patel is the QUEEN. So thankful for the wonderful staff here, too. Best experience every time I come in!"- C.O. / Google / Sep 28, 2021
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How It Works
RADIESSE is a collagen stimulator. It stimulates the body’s process of generating collagen and encourages growth, for a more refreshed appearance, so beauty can bloom.
Once injected, it provides immediate volume and correction and continues to work by stimulating the body to produce its own natural collagen for a long-lasting effect?
What To Expect At Your Appointment
One of our Physicians administers Radiesse in a series of injection sessions. On average, three treatment sessions are needed over a few months, but your doctor will tailor the sessions to suit your desired outcome. The natural looking results may last up to a year or more in many patients.
As with any injection, some pain is possible, but your physician may use a topical anesthetic to ease any discomfort. You should not receive treatment if you have an active skin infection or skin inflammation near the planned injection site. Immediately after each treatment session, you may experience swelling. Swelling usually subsides within a few days, and the wrinkles will temporarily reappear as the gradual process of collagen replacement continues. You may begin to see progressive, visible results within the first few weeks after each treatment session.
What To Expect After Treatment
In the days following your treatments, keep a few things in mind for swift healing and optimum results.
1. Cold pack - A cold pack or ice pack will help reduce any common swelling. Within the first 24 hours of treatment, apply a cloth-wrapped cold pack to the treated area for a few minutes at a time. Never apply ice directly to the skin.
2. Facial massage - Massage the treated area for five minutes five times a day for five days after treatment, as recommended by your physician.
3. Avoid sunlight - After treatment, excessive sunlight and UV lamp exposure should be avoided until any initial swelling and redness go away. Your doctor will provide guidelines on sunscreen protection and how to avoid excessive sunlight.
Before & After
Is RADIESSE safe?
RADIESSE is a safe cosmetic treatment when performed by an injector with professional training. The staff at Renew Laser & Skin knows how to produce smooth results that fade gracefully over time. We can also inform you about potential risks and complications that can be avoided as long as you follow our simple aftercare instructions.
Should I choose dermal fillers or wrinkle relaxers?
Dermal fillers and wrinkle relaxers are very different. Fillers like RADIESSE restore volume to facial features that appear wrinkled or hollow as a result of aging, while wrinkle relaxers prevent muscle contractions that lead to creases and lines. During your initial consultation, we'll examine your face and recommend the treatment that best suits your needs.
Will my results look natural?
Our team in Sugar Land, TX, uses RADIESSE responsibly, ensuring that all results look and feel natural. We also carefully choose the areas we inject so as not to affect normal facial expressions such as frowning or smiling. With our help, no one should be able to tell that you've had any work done!
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