Is botox or filler more appropriate?


You can find detailed information about filling and botox applications in our article.

Natural touches are preferred more recently. For this, balanced filling and botox applications are applied.

how to apply lip fillers

Interest in non-surgical methods is increasing day by day. Filling and botox replaced surgery significantly.

Assoc. Dr. Serhan Tuncer

Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery Specialist Professor, who stated that trends in facial aesthetics change frequently and that we encounter new applications every day. Dr. Serhan Tuncer emphasized that the only thing that has not changed over the years is the pursuit of natural beauty.

“Women want a younger, more natural look instead of looking aesthetically pleasing,” he said.

The most effective methods for targeted natural beauty

Filling and Botox does not cause an unnatural appearance as it is known, on the contrary, it is a very effective method for a natural beauty if applied correctly. Dr. Serhan Tuncer said: “Women pursue methods that give good results with simpler applications instead of plastic surgery in their busy pace of work.

How is Botox applied?

These methods, which are applied by injection and have a short application time, do not have a recovery period, and social life can be returned immediately. These applications have been used safely for years and thanks to new application techniques, much better and natural results can be obtained. "

Everyone's wrinkle is different!

He underlines that since it is not known exactly what the filler and botox are, they are sometimes confused with each other. He reports that these methods are completely different from each other.

After lip filling

Noting that Botox temporarily weakens the facial mimic muscles, thereby softening fine facial lines and reducing wrinkles. Dr. Serhan Tuncer summarized the points to be considered in Botox and Filler applications as follows:

“Botox applications should be patient specific. Everyone's mimic habits and the strength of their mimic muscles are different from each other.

For this reason, everyone's wrinkle pattern is different. With the treatment plan we will determine according to the patient, we aim to reduce and soften the lines while preserving the natural facial appearance.

before and after lip filling

The effect of botox diminishes and disappears within about 4-6 months and the application is repeated at the end of this period. Fillers, on the other hand, are preferred in areas with a percent volume loss.

There are Fillers produced from many different materials. Among these, fillers containing hyaluronic acid known to be the safest today and give the most natural result with similarity to normal tissue.

In fact, the fillers obtained as a result of the production of hyaluronic acid, which is also found in the human body, with high technology in a laboratory environment, are presented ready to use in the injector.

Hyaluronic acid Fillers, which are the most compatible with normal human tissue, cause the least reaction and allergic effects, remain in the area where they are applied for 12-18 months and show their effects.

botox application

It has been observed that fillers that do not dissolve in the body and are permanent cause too many reactions and the body does not accept them and causes complications that are difficult to treat.

The permanent Dolguar in the world today has been completely abandoned.

Although the effects and application areas of filler and botox are different from each other, they are often used together.

Considering the aging effects on the face as a whole, these two applications are complementary to each other and when applied in combination, it allows to obtain more natural and soft transitions between the aesthetic units of the face while rejuvenating the whole face.

In order to get the best results from filling and botox applications, the triangle of conscious patient, experienced practitioner and the right product must be completed.

Usage areas of botox and filler

The places where filling and botox are mostly applied are between the eyebrows and forehead. However, there are areas of application other than these.

• Since mimic lines are mostly formed in the upper half of the face, Botox

• The areas most benefited from filling applications are lips, upper cheekbones, mid-face area, under eye groove, lines between cheek and lip edge, cheeks, eyebrows and chin.

Why is filling preferred?

As the aging face over the years loses volume, some structures are displaced by the effect of gravity.

As a result, some grooves, pits and deep lines are formed on the face.

These lines are different from fine mimic lines. Facial Fillers, not only to fill these lines, but also replace the lost volume of the face, replacing the downwardly displaced structures with the effect of lifting the tissues, and increasing the skin quality and brightness with the skin revitalization effect of hyaluronic acid.

The difference of quality filling

Noting that there are many hyaluronic acid fillers in the market, Tuncer said that each manufacturer produces this product using different technologies.

He underlined that a quality filler should feel soft and natural in the texture it is applied while providing facial rejuvenation effects and should not be touched. “There are very high quality Fillers produced with high level technology that provide these. "Before the application, ask your doctor for detailed information about these Fillers that should be applied by a physician."

Written on 15/08/2018


Last Update: 04/02/2021

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