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Dermal Fillers – Lakewood, CO

Restore Lost Collagen & Minimize Signs of Aging

a person receiving a dermal filler injection into their lip Dermal fillers in Lakewood are an excellent, minimally invasive procedure that provides patients who are noticing concaved and thinned-out facial features with a drastic, youthful transformation. As you age, wrinkles, fine lines, scars, and other esthetic issues may have an impact on your self-confidence. Our team at Lakewood Complete Dentistry wants you to be the best you that you can be, which is why we’re happy to walk you through our cosmetic services, like dermal fillers and BOTOX injections, and help you achieve the ideal results that you’re hoping for.

Why Choose Lakewood Complete Dentistry for Dermal Fillers? 

  • Dentist with Advanced Training in Cosmetic Dentistry
  • In-House Dental Savings Plan Available
  • Fast, Minimally-Invasive Esthetic Treatments

What Are Dermal Fillers?

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Dermal fillers and BOTOX are not the same type of treatment, despite them regularly being referred to as such. Dermal fillers address the underlying caused of facial lines, thinning features, and concaved cheeks, which is the breakdown of collagen below the skin. Throughout your life, you’ll make many facial expressions, and as your muscles scrunch, smooth, and work tirelessly to do so, it will affect the collagen that’s located beneath the top layer of the skin. These injections are in the form of a gel-like substance that can be placed in nearly any area of the face. 

Who’s a Good Candidate for Dermal Fillers?

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Dermal fillers are a great option for patients who suffer from the following facial imperfections:

  • Fine lines and scarring
  • Acne scarring
  • Bags beneath eyes
  • Sunken-in or drooping cheeks
  • Thinned lips

The candidates who achieve the best results from dermal fillers include those who are physically healthy, don’t smoke, have realistic goals in mind, and are committed to maintaining healthy skin. If you’re on the fence about getting dermal fillers and would like to learn more by sitting down and speaking with a dentist in Lakewood, we invite you to schedule a consultation with us! We’d be happy to address your concerns and questions so you can do what’s best for your wellbeing.

How Much Do Dermal Fillers Cost?

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Dermal fillers are priced per injection, so the cost of your treatment will depend on how many you receive. When you first arrive to our office, we’ll ask you a few questions to get a good idea of what results you’d like to achieve and what features you want to focus on enhancing. Based on what we learn, we’ll suggest a number of injections and walk you through the pricing. Dermal fillers are an excellent, cost-effective, and minimally invasive treatment that virtually all of our patients say is well worth the money!

Dermal Filler FAQs

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If you’ve never received dermal fillers in Lakewood before or have a few questions that you’d like to have answered before seeing us for treatment, we’ve got you covered! We want to ensure that all of our patients feel comfortable and confident moving forward with any of our services, which is why we make ourselves available to address any concerns you have. Below, we’ve outlined the top questions that we receive from patients, along with our answers, for your convenience.

How long does it take to get dermal fillers?

The length of your visit depends on how many dermal filler injections you’d like to receive. They typically take a couple of minutes to administer once we map out where they’ll be injected on your face. Usually, dermal filler appointments last between 10 and 30 minutes.

What should I do after getting a dermal filler?

Most patients are able to return to their daily lives after receiving dermal filler injections. However, there are a few steps you can take to ensure that you achieve ideal results and minimize any redness:

  • Ice the area to help reduce redness
  • Wait until the day after your visit to resume any exercising routines you have
  • Stay out of the sun and don’t tan
  • Avoid touching the injected area for at least three days

If you run into any complications or have questions after your appointment, feel free to call our office.

How soon should I notice dermal filler results?

With dermal fillers, you should notice immediate results. However, sometimes it could take up to two weeks for the final results to appear.

How long will my results last?

The length of your dermal filler results depends on what brand of dermal fillers you receive and what you’re treating with them. However, typically, results last between two and six months.

Does getting dermal fillers look natural?

When injected by a professional like Dr. Vinnie, your results should look completely natural. Many patients fear that it will look like they’ve had “work done” after their appointment, but we make sure that each of our patients achieves subtle and noticeable results that aren’t overstated. If you have any concerns about this, feel free to talk to us about it during your consultation so we can put your worries to rest.