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What is Restylane?

In terms of anti-aging technologies, Restylane is among the most efficient weapons in Dr. Samra’s arsenal to help combat the effects of time and gravity on the human face. Formulated with hyaluronic acid, a biocompatible compound responsible for skin hydration and suppleness, Restylane can restore a healthy, youthful glow and a radiant, blemish-free complexion.

Choose from Restylane Lyft for lifting the cheeks; Restylane Refyne and Defyne for correcting nasolabial folds and marionette lines; or Restylane Silk for boosting lip volume. Dr. Samra will help determine the best Restylane formulation for your needs when you meet with him for your initial consultation. He may also opt to combine Restylane with other dermal fillers to achieve marked improvement in all areas of the face

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Who is the ideal candidate for Restylane treatment?

Good candidates for Restylane are of sound mind and body, with no major medical conditions. They have realistic expectations for their outcome with Dr. Samra. Patients should be undergoing treatment out of personal choice, and not because they are succumbing to any pressure to improve their appearance.

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What are the benefits of Restylane?

  • Results are natural looking
  • Creates a more youthful facial appearance
  • Longer lasting than other cosmetic products
  • Sculpts the lips
  • Improves the appearance of lines and fine to moderate wrinkles
  • Highly versatile and a good choice for many cosmetic conditions
  • FDA-approved, with very low risk of side effects or complications

Is there any recovery for Restylane?

After your Restylane treatment, Dr. Samra will provide full follow up instructions for you. Some minor discomfort, swelling, redness and bruising may be present, but these side effects will go away quickly within the first week after your injection. Dr. Samra will discuss the potential risks of Restylane with you during your Livermore consultation.

Patients can repeat their procedure at different intervals to ensure continuous, comprehensive improvement in the skin.

How much does Restylane cost?

Restylane fees will be based on the number of injections and on their location. You will receive a detailed quote that is tailored to your needs once you undergo your private consultation with Dr. Samra at his Livermore offices. He will carry out a physical evaluation of your skin, as well as a thorough review of your medical history.

Why choose to undergo Restylane treatment at Sculpt MD?

While applying dermal fillers to the skin may seem easy enough to the untrained eye, it is actually a process that requires a great deal of skill and experience in order to ensure uniform results that are natural-looking and nuanced. Dr. Samra is a board certified physician who personally oversees every procedure, and who takes a special interest in every patient who walks through the door. Dr. Samra delivers outstanding results that keep clients returning to Pleasanton and Livermore over and over.

Restylane FAQ's

Does Restylane look natural?

Yes. Because Restylane’s complete product line includes tailored fillers for various areas of the face and for various skin conditions, and because its primary ingredient is naturally-occurring, Restylane results look very natural. Besides, at Sculpt MD, you are in the hands of proven professionals.

Does Restylane work immediately?

Results from Restylane are seen immediately upon completion of the procedure. There will be some minor superficial swelling that will subside within 24-48 hours.

How long do Restylane fillers last?

Restylane is proven to last much longer than other facial cosmetic treatments. Depending on the type of Restylane used and the area targeted, its results can last up to 18 months.

How can I make Restylane last longer?

Patients who get occasional maintenance treatments or “top-ups” before their initial results wear off entirely and who follow a good skin care routine will see results that last even longer.

Is Restylane a good filler?

As an FDA-approved and provenly effective way to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, Restylane makes a very good and effective filler for volumizing and smoothing your skin.

Should you massage Restylane?

Your nurse practitioner will ensure that your lips look bold and beautiful and your skin smooth and succulent before the procedure is over. However, if within 2 to 5 days of getting Restylane, you notice a slight lump, carefully massaging it will help correct that, and we can show you how to do so.

Can you lay down after Restylane?

Yes, but please do so with your head slightly elevated and avoid sleeping on your side for 24 to 48 hours.

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