There is a worrying trend that is on the rise: unregulated and unqualified practitioners providing aesthetics treatments like Botox and dermal fillers. You may have seen news reports and horror stories about people suffering with dangerously bloated lips or drooping eyelids after so-called ‘Botox parties’, but the damaging effects can go much further. What can […]
What is lip-filler? Here at Elegant, we use a popular brand of filler called Juvederm, a hyaluronic acid-based dermal filler. In particular, we use Juvederm Ultra and Juvederm Hycross, the different products are each tailored to target specific problems when injected into different areas and depths. Juvederm fillers have a smooth, gel-like consistency which delivers […]
As we get older the amount of the naturally occurring, highly moisturising agent hyaluronic acid in the skin decreases. This causes the skin to become more fragile and causes the formation of wrinkles as the tissues sag over time. Dermal fillers treatment comprises hyaluronic acid that is injected under the skin to enhance facial features and plump and fill lines and sunken areas.