Hyaluronic acid fillers are capable of holding 1,000 times its weight in water. Naturally occurring hyaluronic acid is responsible for binding moisture in the skin. Dr. Rocker can correct the appearance of wrinkles and facial folds by adding structure and volume underneath and lifting sunken skin.
Dr. Rocker is quite proficient and experienced at facial contouring. During your treatment, anesthesia will be administered and the product will be injected directly into the skin in small amounts by an ultrafine needle. Discomfort is minimal and brief. The length of procedure is approximately 15 minutes to 1 hour, depending on placement of the filler. Swelling and bruising may occur with any injectable treatment, but usually subsides within 3 to 10 days.