Perlane Dermal Filler FAQs
What is Perlane?
Perlane is a dermal filler, designed to improve lost facial volume and smooth deep lines and wrinkles.
Who is the ideal candidate for a Perlane?
The ideal patient for a Perlane treatment, at SilkeySkinMD, should be knowledgeable on about the dermal filler treatment process, in good health, and hold realistic expectations for their results.
Where are Perlane injections performed?
Perlane injections are performed in a comfortable, private treatment room in SilkeySkinMD’s office.
Why choose Perlane at SilkeySkinMD?
Perlane provides smooth, textured skin, while at the same time replenishing lost facial volume and hydration. When performed at SilkeySkinMD, Perlane can achieve a healthy, refreshed appearance.
How long does Perlane Treatment take?
Perlane injections will take less than 30 minutes in the SilkeySkinMD office.
How is a procedure with Perlane performed?
Once the face has been prepped, Perlane will be applied to the predetermined area with a very small needle.
How long will the results of Perlane last?
The tight, contoured appearance will last for up to two years after the Perlane injections.
Are Perlane injections painful?
No, a Perlane session at SilkeySkinMD is not considered painful.
Will any anesthesia be used during Perlane?
To ensure patient comfort, Lidocaine, a local anesthetic, is premixed with Perlane. A topical anesthetic may be used upon request, as well.
What is the recovery period, after Perlane injections?
The injection site may be red, swollen, and mildly bruised immediately after a session with Perlane. These will diminish over the first week following treatment.
When can I return to work after Perlane?
Patients can return to work or school immediately after Perlane injections.
What are the risks of Perlane injections?
Perlane injections are considered very safe. Should complication occur, these can include redness, bruising, and itching along the treatment site. Although more serious complications can appear, such as nodules, nerve damage and numbness, these are rare.
Are Perlane injections affordable?
Yes, Perlane injections are affordable for most people. When the filler’s long-lasting results are taken into consideration, which can extend for 18-24 months, Perlane is considered a good value.
Are there payment options for Perlane injections?
SilkeySkinMD offers patients the choice of cash and all major credit cards.