Today there are many ways to prevent old age, may it be artificial or not. In regards to the face, a lot of people are willing to spend just to prevent looking old and to be more beautiful. One of the means to do so, thanks to the technology that we have is through cosmetic injections. These are mainly used for the purpose of treating the following:
Forehead lines - A common sign of aging that most people don't want to have.
Crow's feet wrinkles from the outside corners of the eyes - this area of the eyes is easily noticed, some prefer to have it removed.
Line across the bridge of the nose - it can be noticed once the lines are deep.
Frown lines between the eyebrows - Noticeable and would matter especially when talking to someone.
Lines on the throat - this is quite a clear sign of aging.
There are several types of cosmetic injections or rather agents injected to treat signs of old age. Here are the following you might want to check out.
Gives the skin elasticity and strength and it is natural protein of connective tissue. It's about 35 percent of whole body protein content. It's one of the essential protein that is responsible in reconstituting and repair of skins and bones.
When used with cosmetics administration of collagen can restore the youthful appearance of the skin.
This acid is naturally abundant in youthful skin, also called as Hyaluronan or Hyaluronate. This acid is present in body tissues and involved in tissue repair by stimulating production of collagen.
It shows the same results as collagen and once applied to the skin it restores hyaluronic level preventing or shrinking wrinkles and facial lines.
Fat implants are good for lines and folds on the skin. Remember that facial lines and wrinkles is the product of reduced volume of lipid tissues, as a person gets older. With fat implant, this makes lines and wrinkles less obvious -a fuller and younger feel.
The famous Botulinum toxin is a neurotoxin produced by anaerobic, gram positive, spore forming bacteria. This is not a dermal filer and it tries to blocks the release of acetylcholine, a chemical neurotransmitter. Once blocked, the muscle fibers at the injected area are temporarily immobilized. This makes the creases and lines less prominent.
Those were the common cosmetic injections used by surgeons today. These varies in prices and it is usually up to the cosmetologist on to what mode or what injections are to be used on different cases.
Things to consider when having cosmetic injections
Before you go for cosmetic treatment there are some considerations to keep in mind.
*Allergic reactions and contraindications
*Choose an appropriate surgeon. Make sure they are qualified and always ask for credentials.
*Inform yourself of the possible risks and side effects and complications of the procedure
*Consider your expectations. Cosmetic treatment may improve appearance but it may not truly satisfy your needs.
*Remember that it will only change something and not entirely your looks and definitely, it's not going to change your life.
*Think of the impact on your financial situation. Cosmetic treatments are not part of private health insurance companies so this will usually come from your pocket.