is produced by Q-Med AB in Sweden under strict laboratory conditions to obtain
a high degree of product purity.
is a rapidly growing biotechnology/medical device company. Q-Med develops, produces,
markets and sells implants for esthetic and medical use. All products are based
on the company’s patented NASHA™ technology.
is a purified, non animal product comprising stabilised hyaluronic acid gel “NASHA”
- a naturally occurring substance found in skin and which decreases with age It
is absolutely safe, requires no pre-testing, and has very few side effects reported,
principally local tenderness on injection.
gel itself is quite viscous, and is supplied in single use, pre-packed syringes.
Restylane works directly on the skin (as opposed to Botox, which works on the
underlying muscle) to literally fill out / plump out wrinkles and add volume and
moisture. It binds water and this gives the skin a more youthful, hydrated look.
Patented technology If you injected
hyaluronic acid in its natural form into the body, it would break down in just
a few days, and any treatment benefit would be very short-lived.
unique stabilization process patented by Q-Med and used in the manufacture of
Restylane results in a hyaluronic acid gel that closely resembles the body’s own
hyaluronic acid. This provides long-lasting treatment benefits and minimizes the
risk of a skin reaction.
is an injectable gel which should always administered by a trained, medically
qualified practitioner. Restylane enhances your natural looks by restoring your
skin’s volume, creating softness and revitalizing your appearance. How it works
Youthful skin is rich in hyaluronic acid.
we age, the distribution and function of hyaluronic acid in our skin gradually
change, leading to the characteristic signs of aging.
Restylane gels work by enhancing your skin’s own stocks of hyaluronic acid, directly
adding volume to either soften the signs of aging or enhance your features. The
procedure is quick. It usually takes less than 30 minutes. The benefits can be
The efects of Restylane
are immediate and dramatic. From deep lines around the mouth, Restylane can transform
your appearance. Different formulations have different applications. Fuller lips,
fine wrinkles, deep furrows can all be treated with the appropriate formulation.