Radiesse® is a dermal filler made of calcium based microspheres suspended in a water-based gel. It is considered to be an excellent dermal fillers for certain types of facial contouring. Radiesse® effectively minimizes the appearance of deep wrinkles, deep lines and facial folds. The substance used in this injectable is similar to a substance found naturally in the body so it is not likely to cause an allergic reaction.
Radiesse® Injectable Procedure
The Radiesse® treatment takes about 15-30 minutes and it is relatively painless. Your injector at the Langsdon Clinic will use a local anesthetic to numb the area that is being treated. The injections are made in a steady stream under the skin in the area that needs augmentation or improvement. Radiesse® injectable works with a two fold approach, it fills the area in and encourages new collagen production in the treated region.
After Radiesse® Injectable
You can expect to see the results from Radiesse® right away. During the first three months you will see the filling effect of the product. After that, you’ll see the results of the natural collagen Radiesse® helps produce in your body.
The results from Radiesse® lasts up to 2 years.