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Restylane Silk in San Diego

Laser Cliniqúe is proud to introduce Restylane Silk to its line of beauty enhancement offerings. Restylane Silk is the newest addition to the Restylane family of products, and has just been approved by the FDA. To date, Restylane Silk is the only product approved by the FDA for the specific purpose of lip enhancement and to resolve wrinkles around the lips. It is currently available for use in patients ages 21 and older.

Lips can age more quickly than other areas of the Face

The skin on and around the lips is very thin, making this area of the face more susceptible to early signs of aging than other facial areas. Common signs of aging around the lips include:

  • Thinning of the lips
  • A change in the shape of the lips
  • Vertical lines (smoker’s lines) around the lips
  • “Smile” lines in the corners of the lips

Several factors go into creating a pair of lips that are considered attractive. Perhaps most importantly, the left and right sides of the lips should be symmetrical for balance and appeal. The divot in the top lip, known as the cupid’s bow, should be well-defined and symmetrical, centered below the nose. Fullness in the body of the lips is also important in a youthful appearance and the fullness should taper off at the corners of the mouth. For the best results, the lower lip should be slightly fuller than the upper lip, protruding slightly more when viewed from the side. To avoid the appearance of overly large or small lips, a line drawn straight up from the corners of the mouth should hit the eye around mid-pupil. The versatile Restylane Silk treatment is ideal for subtly crafting lovely lips that will make you appear younger and more appealing.

Excellent Patient Satisfaction

The difference between Restylane Silk and other Restylane products is that it uses smaller, smoother particles of hyaluronic acid. By using smaller particles, the lips can be enhanced to create a totally natural appearance. You needn’t have any concerns about creating huge, oversized lips as you may have seen in people who had the older types of lip enhancement treatments!

Prior to being released to the public, a clinical study of Restylane Silk was done on test subjects. The satisfaction of the test subjects with Restylane Silk was impressive. Seventy-seven percent reported an improvement in lip fullness eight weeks after treatment. Fifty-nine percent of subjects maintained the initial lip fullness Restylane Silk gave them for six months after treatment. This is exciting news for those who want to get fuller, smoother, younger looking lips without the need for frequent injections.

Lip Enhancement With Complete Comfort

Another benefit of Restylane Silk is its high level of comfort compared to other dermal fillers that are injected into the lips. It is a very smooth liquid with little viscosity, so it flows easily into the lips and the area around them. This means less pressure is required to get it to move the product into your lip area. The gel itself has lidocaine in it, for patient comfort. It is one of the most comfortable methods of lip enhancement available, with a typical treatment lasting a mere 30 minutes. Results are apparent immediately after treatment.

As with any medical procedure, there is a possibility that you may experience some minor side effects following your treatment. Patients with certain allergies or existing skin or other medical conditions should consult with a physician before receiving this treatment. Only a qualified medical professional can discuss your eligibility for Restylane Silk injections.

Set Up Your Consultation at Laser Cliniqúe Today

At Laser Cliniqúe, we are ready to give you the fuller, younger looking lips you deserve. Call us today to schedule your consultation with P. Alexander Ataii M.D. If you were born with thin lips, we can make them fuller and plumper with Restylane Silk. While you’re here for your consultation and setting up your Restylane Silk appointment, be sure to talk to P. Alexander Ataii M.D. about our other cosmetic dermatology procedures available to you. P. Alexander Ataii M.D. is an award-winning doctor with one of the highest patient satisfaction ratings in California. Call to talk to him today about Restylane Silk and all the many other wonderful ways we can help you rejuvenate your facial skin and features.

Meet Dr. Ataii

Medical Director of Laser Cliniqúe

P. Alexander Ataii M.D. is the Medical Director and Founder of Laser Cliniqúe in San Diego. He is a skilled skin care specialist who focuses on all aspects of the skin both diagnostic and cosmetic.

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Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

Updated May 20th, 2020

Effective immediately the following will occur:

  • 1. We have received clearance from San Diego county and are now open and seeing patients
  • 2. We require any person entering our office to wear a mask or face covering
  • 3. Under federal anti-discrimination laws, we have the right to refuse service to any person for any reason except for race or color

We are constantly updating our services and staffing according to the local and national recommendations and will always place your health and well-being as our top priority.

We have added a new filtration system with bipolar ionization attached to multiple HVAC systems throughout our office and had HEPA filters installed. This filtration system is similar to ones that are in hospital operating rooms. It will create reduced virus zones. We also spray the entire office at night with Electrostatic which generates charged droplets that repel one another and actively seek out environmental surfaces, which they stick to and even wrap around to coat all sides and disinfects bacteria and viruses off any surface within 2 minutes.

If you are sick or mildly sick, please stay home. If you are suffering from any of these symptoms such as fever, cough, fatigue, no appetite, shortness of breath, sputum production, runny nose, vomiting, diarrhea or body ache please reschedule your appointment. We will reschedule your appointment without penalty or fees after 14 days.

We continue to exercise all the latest recommendations that are handed down by the CDC. These include:

  • Staff have been fully informed and trained to understand the disease process and its modes of transmission.
  • All staff, vendors and ancillary personnel are being asked to refrain from coming to this office if they have any signs or symptoms of a cold or an upper respiratory tract infection.
  • Every patient is also being asked to refrain from coming to the office if they have any symptoms.
  • We are asking our patients about any pertinent travel history.
  • Hand-washing continues to be the most important mode of prevention. Although it is a part of what we constantly do, now we are doing so with heightened vigilance and attention.
  • We have instituted a “no handshakes no hug” policy for now.
  • We have asked all vendors that any unnecessary meetings are canceled until further notice.
  • Any exit and entrance from our office are followed by a protocol of changing shoes, scrubs and sanitization.
  • As we are an accredited medical facility, we are constantly sanitizing all surfaces. We have now vamped that up and our routine, multiple times a day, wiping down all surfaces, desks, door handles, keyboards and restroom facilities. We have assigned a person that does so on a constant basis.

Although Covid-19 is a serious issue, we strongly believe that it will pass and hopefully make our infrastructure and our ability to deal with pandemics in this Country even better than it currently is. We are monitoring this situation on a real-time basis and will not sit back until we know that we have done everything possible to avoid unnecessary exposure.

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