Patients who come to the practice of Dr. Thomas Romo III of New York, NY looking for anti-aging solutions may find that they are uneasy about the idea of plastic surgery. Fortunately, not everyone who has fine lines and wrinkles will need surgical intervention. Instead, many patients with the early signs of aging will find that there are less invasive alternatives to consider before turning to a facelift or browlift, Certain cosmetic injectables that are available at dermatology and plastic surgery practices can be used to smooth away fine lines and wrinkles and restore a youthful appearance. One of the popular options for individuals at Romo Plastic Surgery is Radiesse.
Learn more about Radiesse
Radiesse is one of many volumizing fillers that are used to address fine lines, wrinkles, and folds on the face. This synthetic injectable has been cleared by the United States Food and Drug Administration, or the FDA, for cosmetic purposes. It is best used in reducing the appearance of moderate or severe wrinkles and creases around the nose and mouth. It fills in depressions while also stimulating the skin’s natural collagen production to restore a youthful look, minimizing the appearance of folds and wrinkles and allowing patients to turn back the hands of time. The primary ingredient used in Radiesse is calcium hydroxylapatite, which works by stimulating collagen production and maintaining volume in a gel-like formula.
What are some possible side effects of Radiesse injections?
Patients who are interested in addressing wrinkles and folds without plastic surgery will want to ask Dr. Thomas Romo III about the advantages of Radiesse injections. Patients will learn about the pros and cons of these minimally-invasive anti-aging options. Some patients will experience mild and short term side effects from Radiesse including:
Call Romo Plastic Surgery today
New York, NY area patients who are thinking of combating the initial signs of aging may decide that certain injectable therapies such as Radiesse can provide results without the need for plastic surgery. The office of Dr. Thomas Romo III is conveniently located at 135 East 74th Street and can be reached by calling (212) 288-1500 for an appointment.