Dermal Fillers at a Glance

Dermal Fillers

Dermal Fillers at a Glance

One of the biggest trends in aesthetics is using dermal fillers on patients who wish to soften lines and wrinkles. For men and women alike, dermal fillers are among the most popular anti-aging treatments. Why? Because they are affordable with little to no down time. In fact over 2.6 million dermal filler procedures were performed last year. If you’re new to dermal fillers, here’s more about what you should know. What exactly are dermal fillers? As we age, our skin loses elasticity and our faces lose subcutaneous fat, making lines and wrinkles more obvious. In addition to aging, genetics, sun damage and other lifestyle factors can affect the look of...

Why People are Opting for Facial Fillers

Why People are Opting for Facial Fillers

With the antiaging market more robust than ever — anticipated to rake in over $216 billion by the year 2021 world wide — it’s safe to say men and women today aren’t choosing to simply sit back and age gracefully. They are embracing today’s options for aging more youthfully. And facial fillers (or dermal fillers) are a highly popular treatment that is helping folks reclaim a younger-looking and smoother, more supple face. As collagen — the protein in our bodies that helps keep our skin looking smooth and young — declines with age, and moisture levels drop in our skin, our faces start to look wrinkled, crepey and...

How Your Face Changes as You Age

How Your Face Changes as You Age

As we age, noticeable changes start taking place in our faces. As each year passes by, our skin starts to look older and feel thinner, and we may exude a tired appearance even when not tired at all. Women and men in their forties, fifties and beyond commonly visit Dr. Andrew’s office for a variety of concerns, particularly for wanting to look as young as they feel. Read on for solutions to two common aging issues. Droopy eyelids As a result of aging, many folks start to experience a tired look in the eye area. The eyes may even look smaller than they once were, particularly when smiling. Drooping eyelids are...

Take Years Off Your Face with Juvederm Voluma In Mihcigan

Take Years Off Your Face with Juvederm Voluma

Dr. Andrew is pleased to offer Juvederm Voluma facial filler that is designed to add volume to the cheek area, which, over time, can begin to flatten and sag. Read on to learn more. What is Juvederm Voluma Juvederm Voluma is FDA-approved to restore age-related volume loss in the cheeks in adults over the age of 21. This dermal filler is comprised of hyaluronic acid, a component that naturally present in the body. Adding volume to the mid-face can restore a refreshed, more youthful appearance, as well as help to lift the skin and soften the nasolabial folds. Each person is unique, and the amount of Juvederm Voluma can be...