Belotero gel gives an extremely effective result straight away following injection into the superficial layer of the skin dermis and continues to work over the subsequent weeks and months. It’s filling properties smooth out minor wrinkles, foreheads lines and crows feet around the eyes, which were previously noticeable on the surface of the skin. Belotero Soft Lidocaine is manufactured using a special technique implementing Cohesive Polydensified Matrix (CPM) technology. It is this method that creates the unique elasticity and polydensified properties in Belotero which allows it to be so compatible with the human body.
Belotero Soft Lidocaine is recommended for treating fine lines and wrinkles, including:
- Perioral or smoker’s lines (around the lip line)
- Periorbital lines or Crows Feet
- Frown lines (vertical lines between the eyebrows)
- Vermillion lip border
Soft Lidocaine should be injected into the superficial to mid-dermis using one of the following techniques and 30G½” needle:
- Serial punctual injections
- Linear retracting
- Fan distribution
- Blanching technique
- Multi-puncture and micro-papular injection techniques
Added Lidocaine enables patients to experience a pain-free treatment.
What are the associated side effects with Belotero Soft with Lidocaine?
Some swelling and redness may occur, as well as itchiness and pain. Tenderness at the site of injection is common too. Side effects usually disappear after a few days and can take up to a week for lip injections.
Please note there should be no lumps produced from the use of Belotero. However due to this product being fairly new on the market, it is too early to say whether such rare reactions may occur as in other hyaluronic acid fillers.