What Is Restylane?
Restylane is injectable filler utilized to correct facial lines, wrinkles and other skin imperfections. It restores the volume and fullness of the skin to bring back the youthful beauty.
What is the main ingredient of Restylane?
Restylane is mainly made up of non-animal stabilized hyaluronic acid, a natural substance that exists in all of living animals here on earth. This certain material aids in reversing volume loss and fullness to the skin.
Which conditions can be treated with Restylane?
This exceptional product is used for the removal of wrinkles and lines that appear near the nose and mouth. It is also perfect for the correction of depressions under the eyes as we age. If you want to have fuller and richer lips, Restylane is also one of the most ideal procedures to do the job.
How is the actual Restylane procedure performed?
Restylane is administered to the patient by injecting the substance onto the area that needs correction. The complete procedure will only take a few minutes and you can go back to your normal activities right afterwards. After injection, the crystal clear gel then bonds with the water molecules that are naturally present in the facial skin, allowing for a more beautiful appearance.
The procedure is safe since Restylane is a natural substance which is totally biocompatible with all skin types. There is only minimal risk of allergies. Most side effects of the procedure are minor, and include skin redness and swelling which is totally normal, and usually subsides after a few days.
Is the Restyane injection procedure painful?
There is minimal pain involved with the procedure. An extremely small needle is used for the injection, and the new Restylane syringes comes with anesthesia (lidocaine) inside the syringe, which numbs the skin immediately as the product is injected.
What are the long term effects of Restylane?
After the procedure, the area that was treated with Restylane will continue to show benefit for six to twelve months depending on the area where it is injected.
Who performs the Restylane injections?
All the procedures are performed by Dr. Eric Schweiger, a Board Certified Dermatologist. NYC dermatologist, Dr. Schweiger has extensive experience injecting Restylane and is an expert injector.
How much do the Restylane injections cost?
Cost varies depending on the area treated and volume needed to provide full cosmetic correction.
There are many Dermatologists in Manhattan, how do I pick the right dermatologist for my Restlylane Injection?
It is important to choose a dermatologist who is Board Certified and who has extensive filler injection experience. Dr. Schweiger is a Board Certified Dermatologist, and has experience injecting hundreds of patients. Dr. Schweiger has also published articles educating other physicians how to optimally use Restylane. He published the first article explaining how to inject Restylane in the lip of a patient who had cleft-lip.
Where are the procedures performed?
Dr. Schweiger performs all his Restylane injections in his state of the art medical facility in Midtown, Manhattan (New York).
To Schedule a Restylane Injection Consultation with Manhattan Dermatologist, Dr. Schweiger, please call 212-283-3000.