Soft tissue filler
procedures, which Jenner has allegedly utilized, (https://www.plasticsurgery.org/news/press-releases/new-statistics-reflect-the-changing-face-of-plastic-surgery) increased to 2.4 million a year in 2015.
According to analyst Larry Catsonis, "Hyaluronic acid will also support starch and fermentation products' gains, as it continues to be used to relieve joint pain in orthopedic injections and will also gain market share from collagen as both a dermal and topical tissue filler
in cosmetic applications."
Medical injectable silicone is a unique soft tissue filler
that may be used for cutaneous and subcutaneous atrophies in plastic and dermatology indications.
Utilized for filling moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds around the nose and mouth, it's a soft tissue filler
that adds volume to certain areas of the face; and it's derived from non-animal-based hyaluronic acid.
Two hyaluronic acid tissue filler
products were launched on the US market in 2004, one in 2005 and one in 2006.
Radiance FN: Anew soft tissue filler
. Dermatol Surg 2004;30:764-8.
It is a soft tissue filler
for facial rejuvenation, including those lips which 'disappear' with age.
-- A tissue filler
used in Europe since 1999 has earned a Food and Drug Administration advisory panel's unanimous recommendation for correcting the shape and contour deficiencies that characterize HIV-associated facial lipoatrophy.
However, sags, bulges and more severe wrinkles do not respond well to peeling and may require other kinds of cosmetic surgical procedures, such as an eyelid lift or soft tissue filler
. A dermatologic surgeon can help determine the most appropriate type of treatment for each individual case.
Last week, the FDA issued a warning concerning complications with cosmetic fillers about the possibility of rare, but serious, injuries that may occur due to unintentional injection of soft tissue filler
into blood vessels in the face.
In the US alone, botulinum toxin A injections increased by 8% up to 6.1 million versus 2011 and the demand for HA as a soft tissue filler
jumped 9% to 1.4 million procedures, according to the 2012 American Society of Plastic Surgeons report.
Every office performing soft tissue filler
injections should have a protocol for handling complications.