Are you struggling to comprehend why all your cosmetic endeavors are trumped by your hands which seem to be excessively aged? Check out our most commonly asked Radiesse related questions and answers below.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why do hands show signs of aging?
Fragile or thin skin is a common problem in older adults. Thin skin isn't necessarily a sign of a serious underlying medical condition but it is an indicator that your body is producing less collagen to lift the skin from your skeletal structure found in your hands.
How can I naturally stop my hands from aging?
You may have heard some experts advise the use of creams and exfoliants to reverse premature aging. Unfortunately there is no cure for aging at this point, but there are amazing technological advancements in cosmetic treatments that can help reduce the appearance of aged hands.
What is Radiesse?
Radiesse is a dermal filler known for it’s collagen stimulating abilities. When injected, it adds volume to the hands and initiates collagen production. Eventually your body will absorb and eliminate the product, leaving your hands looking healthier than ever with new collagen for long-lasting cosmetic enhancements.
How does Radiesse work?
The injections lift and define the treatment area, effectively smoothing unwanted folds and wrinkles to reduce the appearance of veins and tendons on the back of your hands. Radiesse in the hands can last for at least 2-3 years or longer.
Is Radiesse safe?
Radiesse is the first dermal filler ever to receive FDA approval for both the hands. Dr. Katz was the principle investigator for the study which aided in FDA approval.
Are Radiesse injections in the hands painful?
Radiesse injections are virtually painless. Topical anesthetic can be applied to the skin to numb any trace of pain.