Fillers overview

As we age our skin looses its youthfulness. Technically this is called ‘Volume Loss’. 

Decreased skin elasticity along with volume loss causes wrinkles, deep naso-labial folds, hollow cheeks, hollow under eyes and down turned mouth. 

Fillers help to restore the fullness to the face, lips and hands. They are used to smooth wrinkles or pitted scars in the skin, usually on the face. There are many kinds of injectable fillers that have been popular over the years. Now a days Hyaluronic acid based fillers are used predominantly for facial rejuvenation.

Hyaluronic Acid and its derivatives are deposited below the skin using special syringes. They adsorb water and the small pellets of fillers increase in size to provide volume enhancement to the treatment area. Hyaluronic acid fillers are very safe but they don’t stay for life. They stay maximally till 18 to 24 months and then gradually they get absorbed and disappear. 

At Kalpana Aesthetics we evaluate the entire face as a whole and suggest the best customized treatment plan for you.

MD Codes - Filler Treatment

MD Codes are a series of strategic points on the face where Fillers are injected to attain absolutely natural results. They were developed after a through review of the face anatomy by Dr. Mauricio de Maio and are taught by him around the world.

MD Codes advanced Filler injection techniques like the 8 point Face Lift to enhance the midface, 3 point nasolabial groove correction, 8 point lip rejuvenation and enhancement, 3 point Tear trough correction and many more help us take away years from your face. 

Our trained experts have been certified by Allergan in the use of MD Codes for treatment of the Mid face, Lower Face and Upper face using the latest products.

Use of the most advanced technique to analyze the face has enabled us to utilize the least amount of filler to maximize the result and give an absolutely natural result. 


What are the benefits of Fillers?

Fillers can be very helpful in those with early signs of aging, or as a value-added part of facial rejuvenation procedure. 

  • They are commonly use for non surgical Face Lift. 
  • They are used to plump thin lips aka Lip Augmentation. 
  • They are used for nose reshaping and Chin enhancement.
  • They enhance shallow contours, soften facial creases and wrinkles, 
  • They improve the appearance of recessed scars, reconstruct contour deformities in the face, 
  • They are used to decrease or remove the shadow of the lower lids

Who are the best candidates ?

Fillers can be used to teat mild laxity of skin and fine and shallow wrinkles. An ideal candidate for fillers is in good physical health, understands the procedure, and has realistic expectations of the outcome. You are likely to be pleased with the results if your goal is to smooth wrinkles, improve hollowness of the face or reduce laugh lines.

How is Filler procedure performed ?

First your skin is first numbed with a local anesthetic. Then a syringe with fine needle is used to inject the filler under the skin. Most fillers come as pre-packaged syringes. Treatment session takes about 15 – 20 minutes. Some fillers are done in repeat sessions a couple of weeks apart.

When will i see the result ?

The results of fillers is appreciated immediately after the procedure. The hyaluronic acid based fillers gradually absorb water and inflate, the results are best seen after 1 weak. In general, the results from most injectable fillers are temporary; commonly lasting from a few months to about a year. This depends on the type of facial fillers or filler injections used. For optimal results, additional treatment sessions are encouraged.

What are the risks and safety considerations ?

The placement of filler is operator dependent. An inexperienced health care provider may end up giving inferior results. Anyways the fillers don't last for ever so any misadventure gradually become alright with time. Our trained team of Medical and nursing professionals have performed many such treatment procedures. We give utmost importance to patient safety. This is also a commonly performed cosmetic treatment procedure throughout the world.

There is a real risk of allergic reaction. if that happens additional treatment may be necessary. Fillers are also not used in patients on blood thinners. Some of the most common side effects include: allergic reaction, bruising at injection site, numbness, and temporary redness, swelling, pain/tenderness, or discoloration.

What are the after-procedure instructions and precautions ?

After a filler injection, expect some pain, redness, swelling, and possibly itching. Swelling may last up to 36 hours. Dermal filler injections require very minimal downtime, allowing patients to return to work and their normal activities directly following treatment. Yet for the first 24 hours, individuals may be instructed to refrain from strenuous activities and excessive sun or heat exposure.

Conditions treated with Fillers

Eye Bags

Nobody likes eye bags or puffy eyes because they make us look old and tired.

Many conditions cause puffy lower eyelids or Eye Bags. They can be treated both medically and surgically depending on the age of presentation cause of the puffiness. ...

Drooping Mouth Corners

Down turned mouth corners gives a sad and old look to the face even when you are not sad. This makes the face aesthetically less pleasing.

As we age the collagen and elastin fibres of the skin reduce making the skin lax, simultaneously ...                 

Thin Lips

Well proportioned luscious Lips are highly desirable traits in a beautiful face.

Thin Lips may be a source of self consciousness. Especially these days when media favors celebrities with larger lips.

Lips are easily enhanced with Fat fill...               

Sunken Cheeks

Sunken cheeks or hollow cheeks give a tired and old look to the face even when you are not tired. This makes the face aesthetically less pleasing.

As we age the collagen and elastin fibers of the skin reduce making the skin lax, simultaneously soft tissue volume loss along with gravity brings the cheek downwards. ...                 

Deep Nasolabial Folds

Deep Nasolabial Folds give an old look to the face. This one of the first few signs of aging. Although the nasolabial folds may be prominent in a young face as well it is usually accompanied with sunken cheeks making the face aesthetically less pleasing.

As we age the collagen and elastin fibers of the skin reduce making the skin lax, simultaneously ...