As we age, our skin begins to lose its fullness, and sagging, wrinkling and hollowing occur. These changes and other effects of aging can be improved through the use of skin fillers and volumizers.
Soft tissue fillers are FDA-approved and safe for most patients. Many of the fillers are made from substances found naturally in the body, or synthetically made to mimic natural substances or stimulate collagen production. These fillers are injected directly into the skin of the targeted area to support the skin, restore volume, and reduce the appearance of lines, wrinkles, and folds. Injectable fillers can be used to treat the cheeks, eyes, mouth, brow, chin, nose and any other area of the face that may be affected by aging. The results are often visible immediately and last several months. At Dermatology Center of Loudoun, we offer patients several different soft tissue filler options in order to provide the best possible results for their individual needs, including: