Ageing is a natural process of life however sometimes the ageing process can be aggravated by external, environmental factors such as stress, work, diet, health and lifestyle. Patients, therefore, look at getting facial aesthetics in order to reduce and limit the signs of ageing and to delay the ageing process. Having a poor diet, smoking and drinking are the key major causes of ageing, so people should look to healthier choices.
Facial aesthetics is a non-surgical and safe way of reducing the signs of ageing. Patients that are looking to get facial aesthetics should visit their dentist in Wimbledon who will be able to provide expert advice and discuss the best options that are suited to the patient.
What facial aesthetics treatments are available?
When patients visit their dentist in Wimbledon they will be provided with a number of different facial aesthetics treatments to choose from. These include anti-wrinkle treatments, dermal fillers, facial rejuvenation, micro-needling, wrinkle softening treatments and many others. These will all be conducted by experts at the dentist in Wimbledon therefore patients can rest assured that they are in safe and professional hands.
What are dermal fillers?
Face and lip fillers, also known as dermal fillers, are non-surgical procedures whereby the dentist will inject hyaluronic acid together with other natural substances, to give volume to the skin and soften the wrinkle lines. Fillers help to give definition to the face contours and jawbones, giving a more youthful and healthy appearance to the skin. It is important to remember that dermal fillers are not a permanent treatment and will need to be repeated at least every 12-18 months in order to maintain a youthful complexion. Therefore patients must ensure that they are making the right decision before undergoing the process. The experts at the dentist will be able to discuss the treatment and can provide patients with advice on the best options available to them.
What happens at the procedure?
On the day of the procedure, the dentist will ensure that the patient fully understands the process and the treatment that they will be undergoing. Once the patient has confirmed that they are happy to go ahead with the treatment, the dentist will apply an anaesthetic cream to the area to be treated to ensure that the patient does not suffer any discomfort or pain whilst the treatment is performed. The injections will then be massaged into the skin. The patient will experience discomfort for the first day but this will subside within 24 hours. The treatment