Botox, Fillers, Threads, Profhilo & Lipofilling - Range of Available Non surgical Treatments

By Elena Prousskaia MD, FRCS (Plast), FEBOPRAS

Injectables are an ideal solution for anyone who wants to look fresher and younger without the need for surgery.

Dermal Fillers

Fillers can give a natural lift by replacement of the missing volume and by stimulation of lost collagen; they can also enhance cheekbones, plump up the lips or smooth the contour of an uneven nose.

With good knowledge of facial anatomy Injectable can be introduced to the multiple layers of the skin or deep tissue to achieve an amazing rejuvenating effect.

Dermal fillers are safe, easy to apply, long-lasting, and virtually painless to inject. All of these products are hypoallergenic, produce consistently excellent results, feel natural under the skin, and require no downtime for recovery. The results can last anywhere from 6 months up to 18 months, depending on the product used and you will see a natural and beautiful result right away.

Popular areas for filling lines and creases include:

  • Laughter lines (nasolabial furrows)
  • Tear-trough lines (under-eye furrows)
  • Lip or lip-border enhancement
  • Cheek enhancement
  • Chin or jaw line enhancement
  • Raising mouth corners

Botox® (botulinum toxin) injections

Our patients request a natural look that means that are still able to have expressions after having botox and fillers – it’s not too obvious that they have had ‘work done’.

New patients are often particularly cautious about avoiding the frozen look, but we administer botox doses accordingly so that patients have a subtle result that can be topped up after 2-3 weeks free of charge to ensure they are completely happy and get used to their fresher appearance.

BOTOX® (botulinum toxin) injections are very popular for the following areas:

  • Frown lines and wrinkles
  • Forehead lines and creases between the brows
  • Eye lines / crow’s feet / laughter lines

Profhilo

Profhilo is an injectable skin remodelling treatment containing one of the highest concentrations of Hyaluronic Acid (HA) on the market, especially formulated for people whose skin lacks volume and elasticity.

Rather than just plumping and filling wrinkles, the slow release of HA by Profhilo stimulates the production of collagen and elastin, in turn improving skin tone, hydration and the appearance of fine lines. The result is improved skin quality lasting for up to 6 months.

Thread Lift

A thread lift is suited to men and women between the ages of 40 and 70.

The procedure is most effective on skin that has minimal sagging and offers the best results for cheeks, jowls, brows and the neck area. If you are looking for results that are more effective and long lasting than Botox and other fillers, then a thread lift is the ideal choice.

If you are put off by traditional surgery or don’t want general anaesthetic, then a thread lift is great as it is minimally invasive and can be carried out under local anaesthetic.

This procedure requires a minimum amount of non-invasive surgery and leaves no scarring. Local anaesthetic is all that is needed and there is no hospital stay either. Another good factor about the thread lift is that it is much more affordable than a regular face lift, and the results are long lasting. If you are looking for a quick and effective solution to a range of aging problems then a thread lift is the perfect solution.

Lipofilling & Fat Transfer

Your own fat can be used to increase the volume or to improve the contour of other areas of your body such as face, buttock or breast.

Injections of autologous fat can correct lack of volume caused by facial aging, it reduces facial sagging and fills wrinkles. Stem cells from fat graft will continue improving quality of your skin. Adding volume to certain areas of the face or body can restore juvenile and fresh look. It can be done in combination with other procedures such as tummy tuckliposuction, face lift or blepharoplasty.

Fat will be harvested from your tummy, buttocks or thighs with a small cannula and, after preparation, it is injected in small volumes using small syringes and cannulas. Superficial facial fat injections reactivate a wide range of rejuvenating components, post-operative effects disappear quickly and this procedure has become a treatment of choice over the last few years. The result is permanent and highly-natural.

Frequently Asked Questions

How does Profhilo work?

Profhilo acts as a hydrator rather than a filler. This makes it fantastic for those with tired, dull-looking skin, transforming it into firm and luminous skin. This effect takes place within 3-5 days of treatment. Over the next few weeks collagen and elastin production is stimulated, producing a secondary effect of skin tightening. This is useful because levels of collagen, elastin and Hyaluronic Acid in the skin rapidly drop from the age of 30, resulting in signs of ageing such as fine lines, wrinkles and lacklustre skin. Profhilo acts to reverse some of these changes. The maximum effect of Profhilo is usually seen 2 months after the second treatment.

What are the Benefits of Profhilo ?

Treatment with Profhilo improves skin tone, texture, hydration and overall radiance.  It can help to increase firmness and elasticity and promote healthier and softer-looking skin. Profhilo is most commonly used for facial areas, but can also be used to rejuvenating the neck, decollete, arms, knees and hands. Profhilo is injected just below the skin’s surface over 2 sessions 4 weeks apart. After injection it disperses quickly beneath the skin to improve hydration, without any need for massage or risk of leaving lumps or nodules. Profhilo is absorbed within a 2cm radius of its injection site, so to treat the face only 10 injection points are needed in total. A single course of Profhilo involves 2 injectable treatments 4 weeks apart, after which you can expect to see an intense hydration. It makes the skin glow, fine lines can disappear and you’ll notice smoother, tighter skin. Courses of two treatments can be repeated every six months as needed to maintain the results.

Treatment Cost

The total cost of the surgery will be confirmed after the first consultation.

The cost includes the hospital, surgeon and anaesthetic fees. It also covers all post-operative visits. The initial consultation fee will be invoiced separately. The prices apply only at the time of publication and are subject to changes without notification.

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Treatment At A Glance

Surgical Time 30 mins - 1 hr
Hospital Stay 0 days
Initial Recovery Time 1 - 2 weeks
Anaesthetic Local or general for lipofilling
Final Result 1 - 3 months
Follow Up 4 weeks only
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