RADIESSE® provides an instant lift by restoring lost volume in areas of the lower face, effectively treating moderate to severe wrinkles and folds. It continues to work over time by stimulating the natural production of collagen for a more refreshed appearance that has been clinically proven to last a year or more in many patients.
RADIESSE® IS AN IDEAL OPTION FOR ADDING LIFT TO:
- Smile Lines
- Marionette Lines
- Pre-Jowl Folds
- Corners of the Mouth
What is RADIESSE®?
RADIESSE® is an opaque, white colored dermal filler made up of CaHA microspheres in a water based gel injected into the skin of the face to smooth away wrinkles such as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouth (nasolabial folds). RADIESSE® is nonanimal based and free from animal protein. Before you are injected, you do not have to be tested to see if you are allergic to RADIESSE®.
What is RADIESSE® used for?
RADIESSE® is injected into your skin to smooth away wrinkles and folds, such as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouth (nasolabial folds).
How does it work?
RADIESSE® is injected into the skin with a thin needle to plump the skin and add volume to smooth facial wrinkles and folds such as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouth. Your doctor will inject the product into your skin to make the wrinkles shallower and smoother. RADIESSE® will not correct the underlying causes of wrinkles and folds.
Are there any reasons why I should not receive RADIESSE®?
Your doctor will ask about your medical history to determine if you are a good candidate for injection of RADIESSE®. In order to avoid complications and unsatisfactory results, RADIESSE® should not be used if:
What are some Warnings to consider?
It is important to share your medical information with your doctor. Together you can make an informed decision as to whether or not RADIESSE® is right for you. Because use could result in significant injury, RADIESSE® should not be used in the following cases:
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What will RADIESSE® accomplish?
It will temporarily provide volume in facial wrinkles and folds such as the line from your nose to the corners of your mouth and will provide a smoother contour and more youthful appearance to the face.
How long do treatment effects last?
Although treatment effects will differ from person to person. In a clinical study of 117 patients 78.6% (about 91 out of 117 patients) showed improvement in their facial wrinkles and folds 6 months after treatment with RADIESSE® dermal filler. Thirty-five of these patients continued to show improvement at least 30 months after their last injection.
What are some benefits from the RADIESSE® clinical study?
RADIESSE® was shown to improve the appearance of face by reducing folds and wrinkles in the skin as reported by patients and doctors.
RADIESSE® injectable implant is a sterile, non-pyrogenic, semi-solid, cohesive implant, whose principal component is synthetic calcium hydroxylapatite suspended in a gel carrier of sterile water for injection, glycerin and sodium carboxymethylcellulose.