Using Facial Ultrasound for Dermal Fillers Injections: A Personal Perspective

Ultrasound: The Revolution in Safe and Effective Facial Aesthetics

Facial Ultrasound is changing the game in aesthetics, taking safety and results to a new level. Instead of injecting blind, injectors can now see exactly where the filler is placed, drastically reducing the risk of complications.

Here’s why I use ultrasound in aesthetics (and why you should insist on it, too):

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Using Facial Ultrasound for Dermal Fillers Injections: A Personal Perspective

1. Unmatched Safety

  • Ultrasound takes injectable safety to the next level.
  • Knowing exactly where my filler goes lets me reduce and avoid the complications I used to worry about.

2. Precision and Accuracy

  • No more guesswork! I place fillers exactly where I intend.
  • Seeing the filler flow means satisfying results and greater safety.

3. Injecting Previously ‘Off-Limits’ Areas

  • High-risk areas like the temples, nose, and near the eyes can now be treated with greater confidence.

4. Less Filler Waste, Better Results

  • I only use the filler you actually need, preventing overfilling and migration.
  • This means less risk and more natural-looking results.

5. Product Selection and Layering

  • Ultrasound helps me layer products perfectly for the best outcome.
  • This ensures the results look natural and not overdone.

6. Visualizing the Needle = Safer Injections

  • I can see exactly where the needle goes the whole time; less bruising and pain for you!
  • Needle visualisation makes even the trickiest injections safer.

7. Avoiding Blood Vessels

  • No more guessing where arteries are! Ultrasound reduces potentially devastating vascular complications.

8. Checking for Vascular Occlusion

  • In the rare case of a blockage, ultrasound can diagnose this immediately, so I can immediately take action.

9. Bruise or Blockage?

  • Mistaking a bruise for a blockage can delay treatment.
  • In addition, ultrasound reduces the need for unnecessary dissolving and gives peace of mind.

10. Perfect Filler Dissolving

  • When filler needs removing, ultrasound lets me target it precisely.
  • This means the right amount of dissolving agent – safer and more effective.

… And Many More Benefits!

I could go on! Ultrasound also helps measure injection depth, locate old filler, perform pain-free nerve blocks, diagnose lumps, and gives better results and incredible peace of mind.

It’s Your Choice

Ultimately, you decide how safe your filler injections will be. If your injector isn’t using ultrasound, ask yourself if that’s a risk you’re willing to take.

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Using Facial Ultrasound for Dermal Fillers Injections: A Personal Perspective
Andy Taylor

I am a Consultant working in the NHS specialising in non-surgical aesthetic treatments.