Understanding hyaluronic acid

Portrait of beautiful woman in studio Do you want to look younger without having to go through surgery? It is not uncommon for patients to believe plastic surgery is their only option when it comes to reducing fine lines and wrinkles on the face. Dr. Dimitrios Motakis is a plastic surgeon in the Toronto, ON community, but also offers less invasive treatment options for patients to consider as well. This includes offering cosmetic injectables that use hyaluronic acid to restore a more youthful appearance.

What is hyaluronic acid?

Hyaluronic acid is a natural substance that is found in the body, and it plays an important role in maintaining skin health. When used in dermal fillers injected by Dr. Dimitrios Motakis, hyaluronic acid can help reduce the appearance of wrinkles and lines on the face. This element found in many skincare products and services attracts water molecules, thus increasing volume where it is injected. Dermal fillers such as Juvéderm and Restylane use this ingredient to provide lasting volume restoration.

Why might I choose dermal fillers over traditional plastic surgeries?

There are a few reasons why you might choose hyaluronic acid dermal fillers over traditional plastic surgery. First, dermal fillers are a less invasive option that can provide similar results to surgery. Second, hyaluronic acid is a natural substance that is found in the body and helps to maintain skin health. Finally, dermal fillers like Juvéderm and Restylane use hyaluronic acid to provide lasting volume restoration.

If you are considering reducing the appearance of wrinkles and lines on your face, Dr. Dimitrios Motakis offers a variety of treatment options including cosmetic injectables with hyaluronic acid. He can evaluate a patient to determine which one is right for the patient’s unique needs and goals.

How do I learn more about dermal fillers?

While plastic surgery includes procedures that can be used in reversing the signs of aging, it is not the only way to do so! If you are thinking about less invasive options for addressing fine lines, wrinkles, and folds on the face, it might be time to talk to Dr. Dimitrios Motakis of Toronto, ON about your options. The office is located at 199 Avenue Road and is open to new and returning patients who call for a consultation visit at (416) 925-5775.


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