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Polycaprolactone (PCL) Dermal Filler- A Touch Of Youth Infinity

Botox and Plumed-up pouts have become obsolete, many new technologies are flourishing to endow you eternal beauty enduring long. Polycaprolactone Dermal Filler is one of such most talked about technique these days and which will soon hit in market, lets know more about it.

What is Polycaprolactone Dermal Filler?

It’s one of the latest collagen stimulating technique which hides your age by reducing crows feet and zap laughter lines by stimulating tissue production. When these fillers are injected into the the skin, they act like any other filler which fills up all the existing laugh lines and restores the normal contour of your face without those fine lines. But the fact which distincts it from other dermal fillers is that its effects lasts longer. And according to Jaishree Sharad, Mumbai-based dermatologist, the effect stays for 18 months. Which means you do not have to rush frequently to the dermatologist for your touch-ups. PCL is considered to be safe as its been successfully used for over 20 years in dissolvable stitches. It has got unparalleled elasticity which stimulates your body to spawn new collagen that contributes to a in endowing a rejuvenated appearance. Currently, this treatment is available only in Australia and Europe.

The Downside

Till now the technique haven’t got the US FDA approval as the long term effects of using PCL have not been studied yet and PCL, just like any other hyaluronic acid, is bio dissolvable which is considered to be safe for hiding laugh lines. Research revealed that this technique can be more painful than any other fillers, however, its not about scream-out loud or tears pouring down kind of pain as the procedure is performed under a local anesthesia so that there’s not much to worry about. However, slight bruising and swelling can be seen but this usual with any kind of fillers.

Initial Precautions

One must refrain from swimming and other strenuous exercises for at least 48 hrs after this treatment, otherwise fillers may shift.

Price: INR 50,000 (approx)

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