Fillers are specially formulated Hyaluronic Acid – a naturally occurring substance in our body to keep our skin plump and hydrated. Injection of hyaluronic acid has been shown to increase the production of collagen and elastin in the skin. It is used to shape facial contour, to restore facial volume lost. It will lift and tighten the skin when it is injected at strategic sites. Juvederm range of fillers are used in the clinic.
Hyaluronic Acid is generally safe. The common side effects are: