Correct your smile lines with Radiesse!
Radiesse is a safe, next generation cosmetic dermal filler
that is setting a new standard for the correction of facial
lines and wrinkles such as nasolabial folds.
Radiesse lasts long (one year or more) and safely fills
and corrects smile lines, nasolabial folds and wrinkles
around the nose and mouth.
Radiesse is made of unique calcium-based microspheres suspended
in a natural gel that is injected into the skin through a simple,
safe and minimally invasive procedure. Simply put, Radiesse
treatments deliver a natural look that lasts.
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Before and After Photos
Frequently Asked Questions
How does Radiesse work?
Radiesse works below the skin’s surface. Tiny calcium-based
microspheres form a “scaffold” to support and stimulate the growth
of your own collagen to create a natural, full, youthful look.
Radiesse does more than just temporarily fill-in facial lines
and wrinkles — it rebuilds your skin’s foundation,
without the risks associated with permanent fillers.
Is Radiesse safe?
Yes. Over 250,000 patients have experienced Radiesse and
more than 4,000 physicians have been trained to provide
Radiesse treatments. Through years of rigorous industry
and independent research worldwide, Radiesse has been shown
to be safe and effective. With Radiesse, you get safe,
clinically tested, FDA Approved reliability.
Is Radiesse right for me?
If you are beginning to notice facial wrinkles, lines
and folds, you may be an excellent candidate for a Radiesse
Why “fill in” wrinkles with Radiesse?
Over time, tissue volume diminishes, leaving what is
commonly seen as lines and wrinkles, including the deepening
of Nasolabial Folds, accentuated smile lines (sometimes
called “marionette lines”), fallen cheek pads and sagging
jaw lines. Radiesse can be injected into the skin in order
to compensate or correct these areas. By using your body’s
ability to grow collagen and regenerate tissue, Radiesse
produces natural looking results for a fresh, rested, healthy
appearance that still looks like you.
How is a Radiesse treatment performed?
Radiesse is injected into the skin through a simple,
safe, quick, and minimally invasive outpatient procedure.
Typically administered in a doctor’s office, with the use
of a local anesthetic, Radiesse treatments have little to
no downtime, with most patients returning to normal
activities soon after treatment.
How soon can I expect results? How long will the results last?
The results are immediate. Radiesse continues to deliver
results as it works with your body to stimulate new collagen
and regenerate tissue. Results typically last a year or more,
longer than the former leading cosmetic dermal filler, saving
you time and money. Since results may vary, be sure to discuss
your expectations with your doctor.
How many treatments will I need?
Many patients will achieve their desired result after just
one treatment. Because Radiesse is a longer-term cosmetic
enhancement, and to ensure your satisfaction with the treatment,
your physician might schedule a follow-up visit, where a touch-up
treatment might be recommended.
Are there any side effects?
Normal, injection-related reactions such as mild irritation,
edema, swelling, itching, discoloration, or tenderness at the
injection site may occur. These conditions typically resolve
on their own within one to two days.
Could I have an allergic reaction to Radiesse?
Radiesse is biocompatible, meaning there is virtually no
risk of an allergic reaction. You do not need to undergo skin
allergy testing, common in certain animal-based or permanent
filler agents, prior to treatment. However, if you believe you
are having an allergic reaction to Radiesse, seek medical
Is Radiesse permanent?
No. Treatment results are relatively long-lasting, but not
permanent. Over time the tiny calcium-based microspheres gradually
break down into basic calcium and phosphate ions which are safely
and naturally absorbed into your body, leaving your own collagen
in their place.
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