Did you know that you can experience facial rejuvenation and achieve a younger-looking appearance without surgery? The liquid facelift is a non-invasive procedure that utilizes various injectable treatments to minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and address the volume loss that is so common with aging. At the CENTER for Advanced Facelift Surgery in Beverly Hills, Dr. Babak Azizzadeh can create a liquid facelift treatment plan to meet your specific needs.
What Is a Liquid Facelift?
We all have varying degrees of wrinkles and folds in different areas of our face. These can now be addressed with injectables in place of a traditional facelift procedure. Certain aspects of a person’s face can be plumped up with fillers, the lines and wrinkles can be filled, and deep wrinkles can be relaxed with a neuromodulator like Botox. Most wrinkles and creases are caused by expressions in our face and muscle contractions. Through the use of a neuromodulator agent like Botox and hyaluronic acid based fillers like Juvederm, along with longer-lasting injectable fillers like Radiesse and Sculptra, you can regain a youthful appearance in a quick treatment session with little to no recovery time. A liquid facelift can treat the following common problem areas:
- Crow’s feet
- Forehead creases
- Nasolabial folds
- Frown lines
- Bunny lines
- Hollow cheeks
- Under eye hollows
- Hollow temples
- Thin lips
Depending on your specific needs, Dr. Azizzadeh will create a customized treatment plan to replace lost volume and minimize wrinkles using a combination of injectable treatments.
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Dr. Azizzadeh’s Liquid Facelift Philosophy
Dr. Azizzadeh believes that a liquid facelift is a great option for people who do not want to deal with recovery time and/or the complications that can arise during a traditional surgical facelift procedure. He believes that if we can restore a youthful look to a person without having to perform surgery we lessen the possibility of complications. Dr. Azizzadeh says, “Any medical procedure that can give a patient beneficial results without having to undergo surgery is a positive thing.”
Liquid Facelift FAQs
If you are considering a liquid facelift to address the visible signs of aging on your face, read the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions below. If you have any more questions, please contact our office.
Q: Which injectables are used during a liquid facelift?
A: The specific injectables used will depend on Dr. Azizzadeh’s assessment of your facial rejuvenation needs. Generally, a combination of long-lasting fillers like Radiesse, hyaluronic acid gel fillers like Juvederm, and the neuromodulator Botox are used to create the desired result. Schedule a consultation with Dr. Azizzadeh to see which treatments are right for you.
Q: When will I see results?
A: Most of the results of a liquid facelift are visible right away; however, with Botox, it can take several days to see the full result. If the doctor recommends Sculptra, it may require a few treatment sessions to experience optimal results.
Q: How long do liquid facelift results last?
A: The results will depend on the specific injectables used, but the collagen-based fillers tend to last 3-4 months, hyaluronic acid fillers last between 6 and 12 months, and Radiesse and Sculptra can last up to 2 years. Botox results generally last between 3 and 6 months. Patients usually just schedule touch-up treatments every few months to maintain desired results.
Q: What are the liquid facelift side effects?
A: The side effects associated with a liquid facelift are minimal and generally include some swelling, redness, and/or bruising near the injection sites for a few days following treatment. These side effects can be minimized by applying an ice pack and avoiding strenuous activity for a few hours after the procedure.
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Contact Dr. Azizzadeh for a Liquid Facelift Consultation
If you are interested in non-surgical facial rejuvenation through a liquid facelift procedure, schedule a consultation with the Beverly Hills facelift expert so that he can create a customized treatment plan for you. The liquid facelift is a great way to refresh your appearance without the risks associated with surgery. Contact our office at 310.657.2203 today to schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Babak Azizzadeh.
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