Manufacturer: Merz Pharmaceuticals
Active Substance(s): sodium hyaluronate
Pack Size: 1-1ml prefilled syringe
What makes a good candidate?
Patients aged 18 and over can technically use the product. Aesthetic medical professionals agree that it is harmful to start fighting the signs of aging too soon. Before choosing a product, it is important to consult with a professional. This dermal filler is best suited for those who already notice the signs of aging such as wrinkles and fine lines.
Areas Reviewed by Belotero Revive
Belotero Revive can be used on the entire face, as well as specific areas. This product is effective in combating the early signs of aging such as loss of radiance, wrinkles, and slight sagging of the skin.
How does Belotero Revive work?
Belotero Revive one of the latest additions to the Belotero range, was created to work under the skin to improve the overall glow and radiance of patients. This unique combination of hyaluronic and glycerol is used to improve the skin’s elasticity, hydration and firmness. This product was created to meet the needs of modern aesthetic patients, who are better informed and more comfortable using social media. This solution is focused on skin quality and how it improves the natural appearance of the skin. The solution is injected into the targeted area and stimulates natural healing and rejuvenation. It also hydrates the skin, reduces redness and helps to diminish the appearance of signs of aging.
Only licensed medical professionals can use this product on patients. They also have to be qualified and trained to inject dermal fillers. To ensure the best product for the patient’s needs, the doctor and patient must first discuss their case and physiology. The target area and expectations for the results should be discussed before the product is selected. The solution is then injected into the skin using either linear or serial threading techniques. To ensure uniform distribution, the solution is massaged into the skin.
How long does Belotero's Revive last?
The individual’s physiology and lifestyle will determine how long the effects last. To avoid confusion and miscommunication, it is important to discuss expectations with the patient and doctor. The treatment generally lasts for six months. However, there is a slight decrease in the benefits after nine to twelve months. The doctor can also recommend or prescribe maintenance appointments to extend the treatment’s effects.
Although the product has been FDA approved and CE-marked, there are still some contraindications to ensure patient safety. This product was not designed for pregnant women, nursing mothers, or minors. It should be avoided by people with known allergies to the products or hypersensitivity to them. To avoid complications, the doctor should ensure that there is no inflammation or infection in the area being treated.
Other Side Effects
These are the most common side effects after Belotero Volume injection. They will usually disappear within 24 hours. These side effects may not disappear within 7 days, so it is important to notify your doctor immediately. Skin discoloration, bumps and lumps, numbness and skin hardening are some other side effects that have been reported, although they are rare.
The patient does not need to be off work after the injection. If side effects do not occur, they can resume their normal daily activities. It is recommended that patients avoid excessive sun exposure, strenuous exercise, and any other activity for at least 24 hours following treatment.
Warning! The product is intended solely for professional use in a medical environment and under professional supervision. The product is supplied to medical professionals who specialize in aesthetic medicine (plastic surgery, facial treatments) and work under individual medical licenses as aestheticians or in dedicated clinics. Unprofessional use by individuals without a medical background may lead to severe adverse effects and health harm.