Derma fillers are a new trend that’s sweeping the cosmetic floors with gold! The fountain of youth is finally attainable with this minimally invasive process. But before you decide to use these you should do your research to ensure optimal results. There are several different types of Derma Fillers out there so it is important to do your research.

Calcium Hydroxylapatite

This is a very safe choice because it is made out of the same materials that natural bones are made out of. No animals or animal by products are used when making this so that lowers the chances of you having an unwanted reaction. Another great thing is that skin testing is not required. These fillers are great if you want a natural look or some fuller cheeks. Brand names of this filler include Radiesse.

Hyaluronic Acid

This option is great for Acne scars, cheek depressions, and Crow’s feet on the corner of your eyes, frown-lines, smile lines, redefining your lip border, burn scars, facial scars, smoker lines, and even worry lines. This has become one of the most popular fillers and you may have heard of it because it is used to help people with aching joints by injecting directly in to the painful area. Their brand names include Captique, Esthélis, Elevees, Juvéderm™ and more.


This is unique because it is semi-permanent. It is used to plump thin lips, and treat facial wasting from HIV medications and enhance your cheek bones as well. This filler will not interfere with x-rays and the brand names include Aqaumid.

Polylactic acid

Polylactic acid fillers work wonders for the power half of your face. They can also plump thin lips and fill the lines of laughing and it is unique because you will not see immediate results because it will stimulate your own bodies’ production of collagen. This makes results show up naturally over time. Brand names include Sculptra.

Polymethyl-methacrylate microspheres

This is used to treat medium to deep wrinkles in your face but it is semi-permanent. And also you need a lot of injections over time to give you the results you want.

In conclusion, there are several choices out there to choose from and you only get one time to decide. This decision of what filler to use is very important so make sure you do your research. The choice is in your hands.