If you are looking for an ideal dermal filler to improve your laugh lines, marionette lines, and put a little plumper in your facial features, we can offer you Radiesse. At the Breast and Body Center of Austin, you can have injections of Radiesse to rejuvenate your facial features and still love to make those happy facial expressions. As a popular injectable filler, Radiesse is well-known for its smooth calcium hydroxyapatite microspheres that are suspended in an aqueous gel so it remains soft and malleable long after injection. The main ingredient in Radiesse (hyaluronic acid) is naturally found within our bodies and typically does not cause any allergic reaction. This is great news for patients who have had reactions to other fillers in the past. The long-lasting formula of Radiesse will assist your body in growing natural tissue around the filler's crystals and the results can last as long as 1 – 2 years. Schedule your skin consultation with board-certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Snyder in Austin, TX today to get started.
As a popular injectable filler, Radiesse is well-known for its smooth calcium
hydroxyapatite microspheres that are suspended in an aqueous gel so it remains soft and malleable long after injection. The main ingredient in Radiesse (hyaluronic acid) is naturally found within our bodies and typically does not cause any allergic reaction. This is great news for patients who have had reactions to other fillers in the past. The long-lasting formula of Radiesse
will assist your body in
natural tissue around the filler's crystals and the results can last as long as 1 – 2 years. Schedule your skin consultation with board-certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Snyder in Austin, TX today to get started.
Radiesse is a quick procedure normally completed within 30 – 45 minutes depending on the size of the area being treated. The face will be thoroughly cleansed and then marked with ink so that Dr. Snyder can conduct the injections with precision. A numbing cream is usually applied before the injection occurs. The gel is delivered using a fine needle into pockets just underneath the skin until the right volume is achieved.
"I couldn't be more satisfied with Dr. Snyder and his staff! I first was introduced to the practice while going through chemotherapy and pregnant with our youngest son. Now almost a year later I finally had my DIEP Flap reconstruction last week. It's been a long journey but they are absolutely the best!!! I would recommend a million times. Thank you so much everyone at Breast and Body Center. You guys have made this whole process so worth it!! I'm in love with my new body."- R.W. / Facebook / Sep 18, 2017
"So where do I begin...Dr. Snyder is the plastic surgeon we all dream about. He is a dream personified into reality. Why you ask? Well...everything about that office is kismet. The front office staff are friendly. There are tons of free dermatology samples and sunscreen as his wife Réneé is a well-respected & reputable Dermatologist. His assistant Laurene Avis is very knowledgeable about all products, services, & surgical techniques. Veronica Alvarez handles billing and scheduling with finesse & ease. Then in walks this silver_haired tall cowboy. That's right y'all Blue suit and boots. Apparently, those boots were made for walking into operating rooms and crafting art. Yes...ART...I feel like a masterpiece after my surgery. I had two babies & my son left me with a hernia that needed repair amongst other signs of a struggle. Motherhood is beautiful...but can be hard when a size 0 girls carries an 8lb bouncing baby boy. Since my operation, I've had no complications. Scars are barely visible. I recommend squeezing vitamin-E capsules on the scar once he gives you the green light.I modeled some in my 20s. This was in the land of flat abs & thigh gaps. Lol! Now I'm mid 30s & I've been asked to promote & model for THREE different agencies! This all after being told I had aged out of modeling at 26. I've started a small business called Pepper Rose Retro...vintage pin-up clothing & accessories. He is a hidden jewel...trained in Europe & specializes in cosmetics and oncology procedures.Remember, I'm a Wake Forest trained PA...I would & will only go to the best. Special thanks Dr. Snyder and his team!"- T.O. / Yelp / Sep 17, 2017
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"Absolutely 100% recommend Dr. Ned Snyder. Care was professional if not perfect. Love everything about my procedures, healing and treatment. No one notices, because it looks so natural and real."- R.G. / Yelp / Sep 13, 2017
"Perfect example of the way an aesthetics appointment should go! Kind, caring staff, excellent service, the best compassion and care from Dr. Snyder and his entire team! I was a challenging case, and Dr. Snyder and his staff made every effort to make sure I was comfortable and taken care of and questions answered before and after."- C.B. / Yelp / Aug 18, 2017
After treatment, there may be redness, swelling and even bruising around the injection sites, but these go away after several hours. Patients will be able to resume their normal routine; although strenuous exercise should be limited for the first 24 hours. Patients will see their results immediately, and the results will continue to improve because Radiesse stimulates natural collagen growth, which is an agent for healthy skin.
Plan Your Procedure
- Average Cost
- $500 - $1,800
- Recovery Time
- Average Procedure Time
- 45 Min – 1 Hour
- Post-op Follow-up
- Procedure Recovery Location
Radiesse vs. Other Fillers?
There is an extensive selection of dermal fillers available. Each filler has its own specific treatment to match the patient’s cosmetic issues. Whether naturally or artificially derived, these are all FDA approved, which means they are proven to be safe and effective. The one highlight of a Radiesse treatment is that aside from its volumizing capability it can function as a collagen stimulator. When collagen multiplies, it greatly benefits the skin tone. During the initial consultation with Dr. Snyder, the face will be assessed and the appropriate filler will be recommended.
Is Radiesse Right For Me?
Several other dermal fillers are manufactured using hyaluronic acid. While these are great in adding volume back to facial depressions, Radiesse stands out as the only filler made of calcium-based microspheres, which have the ability to integrate with skin tissues and promote collagen growth. Every patient is unique and a treatment plan will be tailored to them that may include Radiesse, or another filler if Dr. Snyder feels it will best benefit the patient.
Is It Risky?
Radiesse is FDA approved and backed by comprehensive testing. As it is derived from a substance that naturally occurs in the body, it poses no toxic risk. Temporary side effects may include redness, swelling, bruising, numbness or itching, which all subsides after a few days.