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    Treatment For Aging Hands



    Am I a candidate for aging hands therapy?

    Do your hands need a beauty makeover? Perhaps you’ve been investing in chemical peels, or laser and injectable treatments to rejuvenate your face and neck. Now the aged look of your hands is glaringly obvious to you because your face and neck are looking so revived and fresh.

    You are a great candidate for aging hands treatment with RADIESSE®. This is an easy solution for filling hollows to revive your aging hands. However, if you also have an issue with lots of sunspots (hyperpigmentation) on your hands, then you probably want to consider combining your non-surgical injectable hand treatments with laser phototherapy treatments. The combination fully rejuvenates the appearance of your aging hands.


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    About RADIESSE® for aging hands therapy

    Loss of volume and elasticity characterizes older hands as hollowed, aged, wrinkled, and spotted. Your hands may develop this look as early as in your mid-40’s. For others, this effect may not be prominent until age 60 or so.

    RADIESSE® is the preferred filler when significant volumization and lasting results are desired. This is often the case in the cheek or midface areas as well as in the hands.

    RADIESSE for hand volumization, before and afterProminence of veins characteristic in older hands is diminished immediately after treatmentRADIESSE® is a collagen stimulator composed of Calcium hydroxyl-apatite microspheres (CaHA). These microsphere particles form a strong web through which your body’s own natural collagen grows. Results can last up to 2 years.


    Aging hands Treatment and Results


    RADIESSE® injection treatments for your hands are no different from volumizing your face.

    • Quick-numbing topical anesthetic is applied to the backs of your hands
    • If you have high sensitivity to pain, we apply ice packs in addition to the topical numbing agent
    • Treatment takes no more than 15-20 minutes

    Recovery with all injectable fillers may involve temporary side effects including: edema (swelling), bruising, itching, redness, or tenderness at the injection site. Find out what else to expect after aging hands treatment.



    Results from the use of RADIESSE® for anti-aging hand therapy are:

    • Immediately visible
    • Safe and long-lasting due to its collagen-stimulating properties
    • Commonly effective for 15-18 months, sometimes even 2 years
    • Must be repeated in order to maintain desired results