Radiesse - Patients ask, Dr. Ringpfeil answers
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Calcium hydroxyapatite is a synthetic compound that serves not only as a filler but also as a volumizer, thereby increasing durability.
Correction of static intermediate and deep lines on the lower and mid face, cheek augmentation, correction of scars, volume replenishment for hand rejuvenation.
Avoidance of aspirin and ibuprofen for 10 days. Local anesthesia by injection makes the procedure more comfortable when used around the mouth and in cheeks.
Avoidance of aspirin or ibuprofen for 3 days.
Allergy to calcium hydroxy-apatite (extremely rare)
1-3 days of swelling and erythema, up to 7 days for bruising (may be covered easily).