Restylane® FAQs

Read below commonly asked questions about injectable fillers (Restylane®)

Fillers / Restylane®

How long does Restylane® last?

How long Restylane® lasts depends in part on muscle activity and product used. Treatment results generally last for six months.

Do Restylane® injections hurt?

Restylane® is injected into the skin in tiny amounts using an ultrafine needle. Depending on the site, Dr Bartlett will often anesthetize the treatment area prior to injecting.

How long does the treatment take?

No skin tests are necessary and therefore the treatment can be carried out immediately. A session generally takes 15 minutes. The procedure is simple and convenient, and results are immediate.

Is Restylane® safe? Are there any side effects?

Restylane® has been used safely by physicians for over 3 million procedures worldwide since 1996. After your treatment, you might have some redness or swelling. This will normally last a day or two but does not interfere with normal activities. Make-up can be applied immediately.