The face filler removes the fine and deep wrinkles on the skin structure and provides volume to certain points on the face. Environmental factors, smoking and alcohol use, genetic characteristics disrupt skin elasticity balance. Sagging and wrinkles occur on the skin that cannot secrete collagen and cause discomforting images to appear. Wrinkles and sagging problems in the face and collagen deficiency are recovered with a facial filling.
What is Face Filler?
In the treatment of fillers, a substance which is soluble in any way and which is harmless to the body is applied in the region where the patients complain and the visual defects are eliminated. The success rate of filler treatment is very high, which means that the probability of having a negative condition is very low. The areas where the filling treatment is most commonly used include eyebrow spacings, forehead, eye edges, lip edges and folds descending from the side of the nose. Especially the areas where the patients complain more are the eyebrows and the curves of the nose.
If the eyebrows have frowned, the wrinkles become more pronounced as you get older and this results in an unpleasant appearance. This item is placed between the two eyebrows with filling treatment is done and these wrinkles are removed.
Why Face Filling?
A more youthful appearance is provided in a short time after the face filling. Filling aesthetics of the face is removed from the tired expression on the face. Over the years, wrinkles and sagging occur due to the reduction of elastic fibre, collagen fibre, fat layer and hyaluronic acid in the skin. Especially eye, mouth, chin, neck, nose, forehead wrinkles and sags occur.
Facial filler can be used successfully to remove sagging and wrinkles on the lower parts of the face. Filling injection is applied to the lip area to provide a fuller and younger appearance to the lip. It can also be used to remove deep scars and acne scars on the skin. Face Filling
Percentage For What Purpose, Which Areas Filling can be Applied?
- Promote cheekbones
- Straighten nasolabial grooves (lines from the rim to the corner of the mouth)
- Detaining collapse and bruises in detention
- Spot application to eliminate sagging on the face
- Reduce sagging lines on the rim
- To clarify the jaw and jawline
- Lip shaping and plump
- To remove wrinkles around the lips
- Shape the muscle
- Eliminate small deformities in the nose and remove nose tip
- Reduce the lines between eyebrows
- Remove acne and scars
How to Apply Face Filler?
Before the face filler is applied, it is aimed to apply a local anaesthetic cream to the area to be applied and to minimize the pain that may occur during the application. It is normal to observe temporary swelling or bruises after application. To ensure the success and side effects of the application, care should be taken by qualified doctors.
The persistence of facial filling varies depending on the patient and the region, the size of the problem, the amount of application and whether or not the application has been done before, but it can provide an average of up to 12 months.
How Long is the Effect of Filling Treatment?
Permanence period varies from person to person, but according to the technology of construction of the substance is up to 6- 18 months. Because it renews the skin, even if the filler melts, the skin looks better than before.
What Should be Considered Before and After the Face Filling?
- Do not drink alcohol before filling
- Aspirin for one week before and after the procedure. blood thinners should not be used.
- Green tea should not be consumed for the first 2 hours after filling.
- The skin can be washed and showered at least two hours after the procedure.
- Do not apply massage, etc., to the skin without doctor’s approval.
- The first day of the back and if possible should be covered with high pillows.
- After the process, plenty of water should be consumed.
How Do Face Fillings Work?
The fillers injected under the skin correct the wrinkles by filling the bottom of the wrinkles, eliminating sagging by giving volume to the face and forming the fullness in the places where the volume is low. Although some fillers are temporary, they stimulate the formation of new collagen in the skin during their stay. Since the skin regeneration occurs, the applied area looks much better even after the filler melts.
What is the Best Ready Temporary Filling Material?
The ideal filling material should not cause foreign body reaction in the body, it should be soft consistency, it should remain unabsorbed for a long time in the application area, it should be absorbed homogeneously while absorbed, it should stimulate the cells’ self-renewal capacity and low cost. However, there is not yet an ideal filler with all these properties.
The ideal filler varies according to the properties you or your doctor prioritize. For example, if you say that the risk of complications should be at least another, if you want to keep the filler unabsorbed for a long time, you have to choose another filler.
Collagen is a protein of amino acids. It can be derived from the human body or animals (known as bovine collagen). Feels very natural when collagen is injected. It is usually used on the lips for lip augmentation.
It’s a substance found naturally in human bones. It is a mineral-like compound and one of the heavier derma fillers. This special filling process is often used for deep creases and wrinkles.
Hyaluronic Acid is a natural substance found in the human body. It is found in connective and skin tissue and cartilage. It is extracted, rearranged and then presented as a derma filler. Hyaluronic Acid is a popular choice because of its compatibility.
It is a synthetic material which is formed and used as filler. This special substance works differently than other fillers because it stimulates collagen production after injection. Therefore, the results will not occur immediately, but will gradually emerge over time.
One of the most permanent fillers on the market today is polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA). This filler contains a low concentration of microspheres suspended in a larger amount of purified collagen gel. PMMA is more robust and heavier than most other fillers. It is used for deep wrinkles, deep folds, and crevices, and is sometimes used as an implant during reconstructive surgery.
The filler material is generally used to remove skin wrinkles. Also, filling material, which has been used in some neurological disorders, has been applied to the stomach as a bariatric procedure for the last 10-15 years. The method used for experimental purposes on animals since 2004 has recently been applied for attenuation in humans in countries such as Norway, Korea, and the USA and positive results were obtained.
After the studies, it is suggested that approximately 4-20 kilos can be lost with 5-6 months of filling material injections in the stomach.
The effect of the procedure is explained by the blockage on the muscles and nerves in the stomach, which is effective in the feeling of hunger and satiety.
Stomach botoxl and muscle layer are affected by prolonging the emptying of the stomach and the feeling of hunger is reduced by affecting the nerve cells.
What is the Stomach Botox ?
It is a non-surgical method of combating obesity which is applied endoscopically in the world for 10-15 years and aims to temporarily neutralize the nerves and muscles of the stomach which are effective on appetite and hunger.
The process of filling material to the stomach is average 15-20 min. it takes. During this time, the nerves and muscles that are effective on appetite and hunger are neutralized for 4-6 months, the appetite is reduced, stomach muscles lose the ability to contract due to delay the emptying of the stomach, nutrients stay longer in the stomach thanks to longer duration of satiety, less food is more easily saturated and weight is lost.
Who Is Suitable For Stomach Botox ?
Stomach botox applies to anyone who wants to lose weight. This procedure is not an obesity surgery. However, there are certain criteria for applicable patients.
- It is suitable for those who cannot lose weight properly with diet and sports.
- In patients with a body mass index of over 40 and who can be successful with obesity surgery, filling of the stomach is not recommended because it is not beneficial to apply the filling material for the stomach.
- Body mass index of patients to be applied to the stomach should be below 40. In other words, it is applied to individuals who cannot lose weight by dieting and exercise with a body mass index between 27-35 and having an excess of 10-20 pounds. At this point, patients who are overweight but not obese enough to be operated and who want to lose weight are the ideal patient group.
In patients with gastric ulcers or gastritis, firstly, after proper treatment of these diseases, the filling material can be applied to the stomach.
How to Apply Filling Material For Stomach?
The injection of filler material is carried out with the application of endoscopy (gastroscopy), which provides detailed internal imaging of the stomach. Therefore, the patient’s discomfort is only as much as “gastroscopy”.
Since the application of filler material to the stomach is applied endoscopically, there is no need for any preparation required by the surgeries.
The tubular endoscopy device with a camera on the end of the device is provided to the patient by ağız sedation ilaç medications before being delivered to the stomach by mouth. Once the device reaches the stomach and the stomach is imaged, the filling material is injected into the application sites.
After an average of 15-20 minutes of application, the patient is awakened and discharged 1-2 hours later.
Advantages of Filling Material For Stomach Application
- Can lose 40% of their excess weight in 6-8 months and reach their ideal weight.
- Significant improvements are observed in other obesity-related diseases.
- Thanks to the high safety profile of the filling material application, whose effect lasts for 4-6 months, the side effects observed after the application are very low. Application of filling material for the stomach is a very safe treatment.
3 days after the application of filling material for stomach, appetite and hunger sensation begins to decrease. After 1 week these effects reach their maximum level and persist for 4-6 months. With the filling material for the stomach, it is possible to achieve the ideal weight in 6-8 months. During this period, people who lose some weight but do not reach their ideal weight can be re-applied to the Stomach filling material for the continuation of weight loss.
What Is The Expectation Of Applying Gastric Filling Material?
Patients are expected to lose 10-15% of their total weight within 3-6 months. The amount of weight given may vary from person to person according to age, metabolic rate and frequency of exercise performed. According to the information of the studies performed 3 sessions to the stomach filling material is recommended.
Is this Method an Application Such as Filling Material in the Aesthetic Area?
Yes, but in this application, the necessary points of the stomach intended to be injected into the filling material to empty the stomach later. In this way, the person feels toughness for a much longer time and it is easier to weaken by providing appetite control.
Are Side Effects of Filling Material For Stomach Application?
The filler material is widely used mainly to reduce wrinkles on the skin and a dangerous side effect is not known. Since filling material applied to the stomach is a standard endoscopic procedure, there are no significant side effects reported in the literature. The procedure is not suitable for people with muscle disease and people who are allergic to filler material.
What Should be Considered After the Application of Filling Material For Stomach?
Fast-consuming foods, such as fast-food, are harmful to consuming acidic beverages. Patients receiving filler material are hungry later, are saturated with fewer portions, and feel earlier satiety.
How Should Nutrition Be Following Stomach Filling Material Application?
First of all, one should not expect miracles from any treatment. Attention should be paid to feeding after filling the material application. After filling the stomach, especially fast-food style should not be fed with excess fat and carbohydrate content. The maximum benefit can be obtained from applying filler material by adhering to the healthy eating program as much as possible. We also provide our patients with a free diet program.