Restylane is a range of products that is used to reduce lines, folds and wrinkles, create fuller lips, and cheekbone contours, and enhance facial contours. Each product is intended for injection into a particular depth. Restylane product range is based on the patented technology NASHA, and the non-animal hyaluronic acid contained therein is stabilized in a way to allow long-term but not a permanent effect. Restylane is bio-decomposable; it is decomposed as a result of the body’s own mechanisms, and fades away naturally over time. Restylane gels connect and retain the water, enhance volume in the skin, thus creating the desired appearance. They are characterized by excellent lifting ability and long-lasting effect, which is approx. 6 to 12 months.
Restylane is one of the most frequently used dermal fillers in the world, having been safely applied to more than 10 millions procedures.
Restylane is the first product containing hyaluronic acid intended for esthetic use. It is used to smooth away moderate facial wrinkles, and could also be used for the lines of anger, the line of smile, the corners of the mouth, and the lips.
Restylane Perlane is applied to smooth away severe facial wrinkles and folds , such as the nasolabial folds. It is suitable for forming facial contours.
Restylane Touch is used to reduce fine superficial lines and is suitable to cover up acne scars.
Restylane SubQ is intended for facial contouring. It is used to create deep volume which supports the tissues lying on top to add fullness to the face and resume the symmetry. The product satisfies the many patients’ desire to have less invasive and permanent alternatives of the esthetic surgery, and ideal soft tissues filler.
Restylane Lipp is applied to the lips, and is structured in a way to stand the tension associated with lip movement. It is intended to enhance the lips for a longer period of time.
After injection some reaction may occur, such as redness, swelling, pain, itching sensation, and sensibility in the area of injection. These side effects are mild to moderate and will go away spontaneously in a few days to one week.