Restylane Before Restylane After*

The new Restylane Lip Volume treatment gave my lips an amazingly natural and soft look.

They look beautiful and the treatment lasted for months. Really great.*

Nora MC.


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"I am very pleased my daughter-in-law found Dr. Rakus's clinic. Without doubt this is the most excellent service in all aspects I have ever encountered anywhere in London or Europe. I shall definitely return."*

S.E.G.


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"I love my subtle new lips, which my friends in New York admire because they look so natural"*

LC,


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Rita Rakus. Her perfectly plumped lips are said to be soft enough to pass the ultimate "kiss test", and she travels all over the country with her syringes of wrinkle-fillers such as Restylane Perlane and Restylane. One socialite, who makes special trips to see her from Oxfordshire, says: "I wouldn't let anyone else come near my lips, except my husband".*

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"My treatment made a fantastic difference, giving me back my youthful appearance thanks to the Lip Queen of London"*

Melanie S.


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"I can't get over all the comments I've had about how much younger I'm looking and my friends can't put their finger on it. " Have you had any surgery?" But they can't see the scars.
I'm thrilled!"*

Shalani M.


Restylane before Restylane after*

The new Restylane Lip Volume treatment gave my lips an amazingly natural and soft look.

They look beautiful and the treatment lasted for months. Really great.*

Nora MC.


Restylane Perlane before Restylane Perlane after*
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Restylane,
Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume
Frequently Asked Questions

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Below are some of the most frequently asked questions and answers relating to Restylane and Restylane Perlane treatments
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What are Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume?
Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treat wrinkles and lines and enhance lips. They contain a crystal-clear gel made from non-animal hyaluronic acid and water. The gel is a biotechnologically produced version of hyaluronic acid, a tissue friendly substance that occurs naturally in the body. Restylane or Restylane Perlane is injected into the skin to create a natural beauty lift. Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume instantly enhance lips and diminish the effects of wrinkles and lines. They are not collagen and they are not a Botox.

What are the advantages of Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume, over the many other injectable non-surgical cosmetic treatments?
Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume

  • Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume are natural and safe
  • Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume contain no animal ingredients
  • No skin test needed
  • Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume give instant and long lasting results
  • Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume are biodegradable, non-permanent
  • Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume are a fast treatment, takes around 30 minutes
  • Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume have clinical data supporting efficacy and safety

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Why are Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume and described as a natural beauty treatment?
Restylane, Restylane Perlane and, Restylane Lip Volume contain Non-Animal Stabilised Hyaluronic Acid (NASHA ), which is the basis of all Galderma products. Hyaluronic acid exists naturally in our bodies. Its most important function is to carry and bind water. The crystal-clear gel is injected into the skin to smooth wrinkles and lines, enhance lips and facial contours creating a natural beauty lift.
It is the stabilisation process of the hyaluronic acid that makes Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume unique and ensures that treatments are long lasting.
Nutrients, oxygen and hormones are able to pass freely between the crystal clear gel particles, leaving the skin natural and healthy looking. As the gel breaks down, water takes its place and when totally absorbed the gel disappears unnoticed from the body.

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What does the Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume and Restylane Touch treatment involve?
Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume are injected into the skin in tiny quantities using a very fine needle. The gel gives natural volume and smoothes wrinkles and lines or plumps out lips.
The Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treatment is very quick and often takes less than 30 minutes. No skin test is required because Restylane, Restylane Perlane do not contain any animal derived ingredients, unlike other hyaluronic acid based fillers.

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Will the Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treatment hurt?
Some people may experience the Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treatment as uncomfortable. A local anaesthetic cream is often used when treating wrinkles. Another form of anaesthesia, a dental block, is sometimes used when enhancing lips to numb the area being treated.

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What areas can be treated with Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume?
Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treatments can be used for smoothing out folds and wrinkles, enhancing lips and shaping facial contours. It is a subtle approach to maintaining natural looks.

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How long does the treatment Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume effect last?
One of the great advantages of Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume is that the effects are long lasting but not permanent.

  • Lines, wrinkles and folds: follow-up treatment is usually needed after 6-12 months
  • Lips: follow-up treatment is usually needed after about 6 months

However, duration depends on many factors, such as skin type, lifestyle, age, the degree of perfection demanded by the patient and the injection technique of the practitioner.

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You keep talking about an acid, does this mean it burns?
No. Hyaluronic acid is a form of sugar molecule (polysaccharide) that occurs naturally in both humans and animals. The word acid is used in the biological sense, as in a type of protein, in the same way doctors talk about DNA (DeoxyriboNucleic Acid).

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How can I improve my lips?
Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume can be used to increase the definition of the lip line, vermilion border, where the lip turns from red to white. It is also effective in defining the philtrum ridges, the two ridges just above the middle part of your upper lip.
The lower lip tends to have more volume than the upper lip and therefore it may not be necessary to treat it. You should discuss your exact requirements and expectations for your Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treatment with the nurse or doctor at your initial consultation.

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When discussing lip treatments, why does the doctor need to know if I have suffered in the past from cold sores?
Prior to lip enhancement, it is important for the clinician to know if you have had cold sores recently or have experienced problems with cold sores in the past. This is because the cold sore virus can lie dormant in the lips and as such will not cause any problems. However by injecting the lips, the needle can stimulate the virus back into activity again and as a result cold sores can erupt at the injection sites.
Being prone to cold sores does not necessarily mean that the sores will automatically re-emerge after the Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treatment but there is a risk that this might happen. This risk needs to be discussed fully with the doctor during your initial consultation. It is important to remember that hyaluronic acid gel does not cause cold sores in its own right.

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What are the risks of side effects from the Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treatment?
More than 1 million treatments have been carried out successfully since the launch of Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume in 1996. Some common injection-related reactions might occur after a Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume and injection. These reactions include redness, swelling, or tenderness at the injection site. They typically resolve spontaneously within one or two days after treatment; however theses reactions very rarely may take longer to resolve.
Adverse reactions are very rare with incidences of hypersensitivity put at less than 1 in 2,000.

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What happens to my treated skin in the sun or in the cold?
The treated areas must not be exposed to intense heat or extreme cold for the first few days after treatment. This is to avoid risk of inflammation since the area has been disturbed. The gel will not harden or soften as outside temperatures change. Saunas and steam rooms should also be avoided for the first few days after the Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume treatment.

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How can I justify spending money on my looks?
Feeling good about how one looks is important for self-esteem and confidence. It helps create a sense of well-being and Restylane Vitality.
Many women, and an increasing number of men, want to maintain and enhance their looks in a subtle and natural way, without going to the extremes of a surgical facelift or more invasive techniques. Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume and make this possible and helps hold back the years. There is no need to feel guilty about feeling good!

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Where can I find further information about Restylane, Restylane Perlane, Restylane Lip Volume?


Informative easy-to-read booklets about Restylane, Restylane Perlane are available free of charge.

For further information about Restylane visit www.Restylane.co.uk

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Restylane Before Restlane After*
Restylane Before Restylane After*
Thermage skin treatment
Rita Rakus. Her perfectly plumped lips are said to be soft enough to pass the ultimate "kiss test", and she travels all over the country with her syringes of wrinkle-fillers such as Restylane Perlane and Restylane. One socialite, who makes special trips to see her from Oxfordshire, says: "I wouldn't let anyone else come near my lips, except my husband".*

Restylane Before Restylane After*

"I love my subtle new lips, which my friends in New York admire because they look so natural"*

LC,


Restylane Before Restylane After*
Thermage skin treatment
Dr Rakus believes in a healthy mix of grooming, Botox, Restylane and lust for life

Restylane Before Restylane After*
Thermage skin treatment
"If they want trout pout, I tell them they'll have to go to someone else."Dr. Rakus said
Read article...

Thermage skin treatment
Restylane by Dr Rita Rakus 'The London Lip Queen'
Read article...

Restylane Before Restylane After*

"I am very pleased my daughter-in-law found Dr. Rakus's clinic. Without doubt this is the most excellent service in all aspects I have ever encountered anywhere in London or Europe. I shall definitely return."*

S.E.G.


Restylane Before Restylane After*
Thermage skin treatment
"If they want trout pout, I tell them they'll have to go to someone else."Dr. Rakus said
Read article...

Thermage skin treatment
Dr Rakus believes in a healthy mix of grooming, Botox, Restylane and lust for life

Restylane Before Restylane After*

The new Restylane Lip Volume treatment gave my lips an amazingly natural and soft look.

They look beautiful and the treatment lasted for months. Really great.*

Nora MC.


Restylane Before Restylane After*
Thermage skin treatment
Rita Rakus. Her perfectly plumped lips are said to be soft enough to pass the ultimate "kiss test", and she travels all over the country with her syringes of wrinkle-fillers such as Restylane Perlane and Restylane. One socialite, who makes special trips to see her from Oxfordshire, says: "I wouldn't let anyone else come near my lips, except my husband".*

Thermage skin treatment
Dr Rita Rakus, the best lips
in London

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"I love my subtle new lips, which my friends in New York admire because they look so natural"*

LC,

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