What is BELOTERO BALANCE®? BELOTERO BALANCE is an injectable filler that is used to smooth moderate-to-severe etched-in lines and wrinkles on your face.1 Upon injection, it quickly and evenly integrates into your skin.2,3 Is this like a botulinum toxin treatment? No, BELOTERO BALANCE acts in a totally different way.
In fact, most patients see bruising after dermal filler procedures—on average, 67% of patients bruise (based on 22 clinical studies with > 2,700 patients). These FDA studies were completed by some of the most experienced injectors in the world, which further demonstrates that bruising is common among even the most skilled practitioners.
Any dermal filler can cause short- or long-term side effects, permanent side effects, or a combination. However, most side effects associated with dermal fillers occur shortly after injection and most go away in less than two weeks. Swelling and pain after hand treatment may last a month or more. In some cases, side effects may appear weeks, months or years after injection.
Bellafill is an FDA-approved dermal filler for permanent implantation into the skin for the correction of nasolabial folds, or smile lines. It can be used in both women and men. Bellafill is a non-resorbable dermal filler, unlike many other dermal fillers that are absorbed and require reinjection.
Juvederm Ultra Plus has a greater viscosity and elasticity than Juvederm XC, which means that it provides more stability and lift when injected and is a little less smooth. This is a characteristic that is used for injection in the mid face to elevate tissues that have sagged in the lower face.
Voluma is an FDA-approved filler that's part of the Juvederm collection of injectables. It's designed to be used specifically in the mid-face, adding volume to the cheeks. Voluma is made with hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the skin.
Pain after dermal fillers There should little or no pain following injection of hyaluronic acid fillers (Juvederm, Restylane). Often for the heavier fillers there is swelling, so patients should not schedule critical events right after getting filler.