Are you concerned that aging has affected your lips and is making your smile appear older than it should be? For a youthful smile, Dr. Farris offers Restylane® Silk as an effective treatment option that can reverse the effects of time, augmenting your lips for results you can love.
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What is Restylane® Silk?
Restylane Silk is a unique treatment option that can augment the lips and correct wrinkles and fine lines that surround the mouth. This dermal filler is mainly comprised of hyaluronic acid, which is an all-natural molecule in the body that helps bind water together. By using hyaluronic acid, Restylane Silk can replenish volume in the skin that was lost due to aging, plumping the lips and smoothing lines that surround your smile.
Is Restylane Silk a safe treatment?
Yes, Restylane Silk is approved by the FDA as a safe and effective treatment to augment the lips and remedy the appearance of fine lines that surround the mouth.
What results can I expect from Restylane Silk?
Patients who are treated with Restylane Silk can notice immediate results of plumper, smoother-looking lips. These results can last as long as an entire year!
Will I need to set aside downtime after Restylane Silk treatment?
Following treatment with Restylane Silk, downtime is not necessary and you may resume your schedule normally. Some patients may experience mild swelling in the treated area, but this should fade quickly.
Am I a good candidate for Restylane® Silk?
Restylane Silk may be right for you if you are:
- Experiencing thinned lips or age lines around the mouth
- Looking to remedy these signs of aging for a younger smile
- Over the age of 21
- Not allergic to any ingredient in the Restylane Silk formula
- Prone to bleeding or were diagnosed with a bleeding disorder
What Areas Can Restylane Silk Treat?
Restylane Silk is most commonly used to improve the appearance of the lips. It can be used to add volume and definition, as well as reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles around the mouth. This specialized injectables is also used to enhance and augment the contours of the face, including the cheeks and jawline. During a consultation appointment with our double board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Zachary Farris, Dallas, TX area, patients can determine if they are proper candidates for this or other injectables or plastic surgeries to assist in achieving one's aesthetic goals.
What Are the Benefits of Restylane Silk?
Restylane Silk provides many benefits for patients looking to improve the appearance of their lips and faces. Because Restylane Silk is made with hyaluronic acid, it can help to attract and retain moisture, which can help to plump the lips and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Additionally, Restylane Silk is a very versatile filler and can be used to create several different looks, from subtle to more dramatic. And one of the best advantages of Restylane Silk is it can eliminate the need for plastic surgery, offering a much less invasive alternative that is also more affordable for most of our patients.
How Many Restylane Silk Treatments Will I Need?
Dr. Zachary Farris finds that the number of Restylane Silk treatments that you will need will depend on your specific goals and objectives. In general, most patients will require one or two treatments to achieve their desired results. However, some of our patients seeking a long-term solution to volume loss and facial augmentation using this injectable may require additional treatments to maintain their results over time.
When Will I See Results From Restylane Silk?
You will typically see noticeable results from your Restylane Silk treatment within a few days after your injection. However, it might take up to two weeks for the full effects of the treatment to be visible, especially if you experience swelling and bruising from your injection treatment. Additionally, results from Restylane Silk are not permanent and typically last for six or more months after the first injection.
How Is Restylane Silk Different Than Other Dermal Fillers?
Most dermal fillers are formulated with an element called hyaluronic acid, which is a substance that naturally occurs in the body. Restylane Silk is specifically formulated with a unique blend that includes hyaluronic acid to provide optimal results for improving the appearance of the lips. Additionally, Restylane Silk contains lidocaine, an anesthetic agent, which helps to numb the treatment area and minimize discomfort during injection.
Will My Lips Look Natural?
When Restylane Silk is administered by a trained professional such as Dr. Zachary Farris of Farris Plastic Surgery of Dallas, TX, it will look completely natural. He is a double board-certified plastic surgeon providing surgical and nonsurgical solutions for the face and body and is experienced in offering injections such as Restylane Silk as well.
Don’t continue to feel that your lips are inadequate. With Restylane Silk, Dr. Farris can help augment the lips for a younger-looking, radiant smile. Contact us today to schedule your consultation appointment and find out if Restylane® Silk may be right for you.