What is Stylage?
Stylage is a brand of injectable dermal fillers that are designed and manufactured by Vivacy Laboratories, a renowned French pharmaceutical company. The fillers are made of non animal-based hyaluronic acid molecules. These molecules are extracted through biofermentation and highly purified before they are cross-linked with a patented reticulating technology called IPN-Like Technology.
The resulting gel is biodegradable and extremely viscoelastic with a monophasic texture. These fillers are unique as they are incorporated with the antioxidants mannitol or sorbitol to not only preserve the physio-chemical properties of the gel but also maintain good skin health by scavenging any harmful free radicals.
After many years of research and development, the Stylage brand boasts a wide collection of fillers that can be used to address many aesthetic issues—from correcting simple skin dullness to volumizing sunken facial regions. Some of the fillers are available wit ...
What is Radiesse?
It is a brand of bioresorbable, latex-free, and pyrogen-free soft tissue implant that is designed and produced by Merz Aesthetics. Compared to other dermal filler ranges that are made of hyaluronic acid, Radiesse fillers are unique as they are composed of approximately 70% of synthetic calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA) microspheres suspended in a gel carrier. The gel carrier is, in turn, comprised of smooth aqueous carboxymethylcellulose, glycerin, and high purity water. Radiesse can be purchased with or without lidocaine as a 0.8mL prefilled syringe or a 1.5mL prefilled syringe.
The fillers are differentiated by the quantity of filler material in the syringe and the presence of lidocaine. Each box of Radiesse comes 1 preloaded syringe, 2 sterile and disposable needles, and a medical device manual.
What are the indications for treatment using Radiesse?
Radiesse fillers are suitable for correcting aesthetic imperfections caused by tissue deficit ...
What is a dermal filler?
Dermal fillers are gel-based implants that are injected into the skin to correct various aesthetic imperfections. These medical devices are also referred to as aesthetic implants, soft tissue fillers, cosmetic injectables, and wrinkle fillers. Due to tremendous scientific advancement in the medical and aesthetic industries, dermal fillers are now produced with varying degrees of ingredients and concentrations to address numerous skin defects.
What are the indications for dermal filler injections?
The most popular indication for soft tissue filler injections is the correction of facial wrinkles and creases. These fillers help to strengthen the weakened skin structure for a more plump and smoother appearance. Besides that, many brands of dermal implants are now incorporating skincare ingredients such as vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and plant extracts to correct premature ageing signs such as dehydration, dullness, scars, hyperpigmentation, and superficial ...