Radiesse® Hand Rejuvenation
Turn back the hands of time
Treatment time: 60-90 minutes • Recommended: 3-5 treatments • Frequency: 4-6 weeks • Downtime: Minimal
It’s not only your face that shows your age. Our hands are always in the sun and are forgotten in the daily sunscreen routine. Many people wonder how to get rid of hand wrinkles and spots.
At Constantine Cosmetic Surgery, we offer a combination of two treatments to get the best outcome. The first step is Radiesse® the only filler the FDA has deemed effective to regain youthful hands. It corrects in three ways:
WHEN WILL I SEE RESULTS?
Immediately. You may also see some additional swelling due to the injections for the first 2-3 days.
HOW LONG WILL RESULTS LAST?
Radiesse has been clinically proven to last up to 12 months with optimal correction and treatment of hand volume. IPL treatments can last up to three years.
30-60 minutes for injections, 30 minutes for IPL treatment.
Discomfort is minimal to moderate. We may use numbing cream, local anesthetic injections, or ice packs with treatment. Radiesse comes mixed with numbing medication (lidocaine) for enhanced patient comfort.
As needed or 12 months.
MEDICATIONS TO AVOID
Discuss with us and your primary physician your exact medication list prior to stopping, but typically avoid for 3-5 days prior to your treatment your blood thinners (such as aspirin, ibuprofen, alcohol, omegas, flaxseed oil, fish oil, vitamin D3, and vitamin E).
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Localized redness, tenderness, swelling; firmness, bumps; discoloration, bruising; very rare possibility of infection.
OTHER PROCEDURES OF INTEREST
Microneedling & PRP
IPL Botox® & Dysport®