Dermal Fillers Hand Rejuvenation

Volume & Skin Rejuvenation

Hand rejuvenation by an international expert

Age spots, fine lines and wrinkles change the look and feel of the hands. While make-up can disguise tell-tale signs of ageing on the face, it is more difficult with hands – which is why it is often said that hands are the best indicator of age.

Overall, hand rejuvenation needs to address two key aspects:

  1. volume rejuvenation and
  2. skin rejuvenation

A variety of techniques exist but they tend to only address the issue of volume loss, whilst neglecting the thin and crepey skin or vice versa. Historically, addressing both issues require multiple treatments with different procedures. This can be both very costly and time consuming.

Dr Bong’s R+R technique is unique

Dr Bong’s R+R technique is unique – it can give the hands a fresher and more youthful appearance by volumising and smoothing the skin, minimising wrinkles, and hiding prominent veins – all in one treatment.

√  Revolutionary technique

√  Amazing results with no down time

√  Results seen in 15 minutes

√  Virtually pain-free treatment

  • Consultation and treatment are undertaken by Dr Kieren Bong who is an international expert
  • Dr Kieren Bong is often featured in numerous national and international magazines and newspapers
  • Dr Bong is a well recognised expert cosmetic doctor for celebrities, soap stars, TV presenters, West-end performers, footballers wives and many more

R+R Hand Rejuvenation FAQ

What are the advantages of the R+R technique for hand rejuvenation?

Overall, hand rejuvenation needs to address two key aspects:

  1. volume rejuvenation and
  2. skin rejuvenation

A variety of techniques exist but they tend to only address the issue of volume loss, whilst neglecting the thin and crepey skin or vice versa. Historically, addressing both issues require multiple treatments with different procedures. This can be both very costly and time consuming.

Dr Bong’s unique R+R technique and formulation can help address the following in just one treatment.

1. Wrinkles in the hands

2. Skin texture of the hands

3. The lack of volume in the hands and

4. Prominence of veins in the hands

Choosing the type of dermal filler for the hands

The R+R technique is unique. Dr Bong invented this technique some years ago.

The formulation of this technique combines an exclusive soft tissue filler and a skin booster/stimulator to improve the appearance of prominence veins and crepey skin texture in the hands. This formulation and technique is exclusive to Dr Bong and as such we can’t reveal the specific brands and grades of the products. Both products consist of hyaluronic acid (HA), which is a substance which exists naturally in our tissue. They are compatible with our bodies—hypoallergenic, non-irritating and nontoxic – and have European CE Mark certification.

Who is a good candidate for the R+R hand rejuvenation treatment?

The following are some common reasons why you may want to consider hand rejuvenation treatment:

• Your hands have prominent veins and tendons because of volume loss

• Your hands are wrinkled and thin

• Your hands would benefit from improved skin tone and colour

However, the prospective patient must also be aware that this treatment is designed for improvement, not perfection. Patients should have realistic goals and expectations for their hand rejuvenation treatment. Be sure to discuss your reasons for wanting to undergo this treatment with Dr Bong.

What to expect during the treatment?

The hands will be cleaned with antiseptic.

A small injection of local anaesthetic is carried out at the entry point. Most patients report that this procedure is virtually pain-free.

The R+R products are injected with a micro-cannula (blunt-tipped needle) under the skin surface. The revolutionary R+R technique – invented and perfected by Dr Bong – means the procedure is very safe with no down time at all.

To ensure an even correction, Dr Bong will massage the area treated

What to expect after the treatment?

• Keep the treated area clean and avoid touching or put any product on for 6 hours after the treatment.

• You may return to their normal routine/activities immediately after treatment.

• The injection area may be gently washed after 6 hours. Please avoid aggressive scrubbing or rubbing.

Specific after care instructions will be provided and discussed with you during your visit.

How long do the results last?

The result generally last 9-12 months or even longer. The longevity of this treatment is variable and each individual may obtain a different result because it depends on your anatomy, metabolism, the amount of products used and its placement, your lifestyle and etc.

Typically, if the patient is happy with the results at 4 weeks (i.e. there has been adequate improvement in volume replacement and skin texture), they should repeat the procedure at 6 months, then once yearly. If the patient is not fully satisfied with the results at 4 weeks (i.e. more products are required to achieve the results that they desire), then further treatment should be repeated between 1-3 months. This is then followed by a repeat treatment at 6 months, then once yearly.

Will I see the results immediately?

Yes. The treatment provides an immediate result. The result directly after the treatment may not be the final result because it will continue to improve in the following two weeks.

Will I experience any discomfort during the treatment?

No. Dr Bong’s extensive experience and skills ensures that this procedure is virtually pain-free.

Will I experience any side effects?

• Bruising – very rare

• Swelling – very rare

• Infection – very rare

• Asymmetry – sometimes one side is better treated than the other, this is usually because the patient is not symmetrical to start with. Also, we use one hand more than the other. As such, the hand which we use more might have aged more and require additional treatment

How much time is needed for this treatment and can I go on with my day following treatment?

Typically, this treatment is complete in 20-30 minutes. Most people feel comfortable going back to their normal activities immediately following their appointment.

What other treatments are usually done in conjunction with the R+R hand rejuvenation?

Dr Bong’s R+R hand rejuvenation treatment can help improve the following:

  1. • Prominent veins and tendons because of volume loss
  2. • Wrinkled and thin skin in the hands

However, if you wish to soften the appearance of age spots, red spots, black spots, dry skin and other unwanted pigment changes of the skin, you can combine the R+R hand rejuvenation treatment with our medium-grade chemical skin peel.

How much does R+R hand rejuvenation with dermal fillers and skin booster cost?

Cost of Dr Bong’s unique R+R hand rejuvenation treatment depends on the amount of product used and the condition of your hand. Dr Bong will advise you accordingly. Most people require only one session (see above ‘how long does the result last’) to achieve significant improvement and the cost starts from £600 per session for both hands.

We offer expert treatments at competitive prices and a free, no-obligation consultation appointment to discuss your suitability.

* Note: the above is a standard price and is subject to individual requirement. You will be made fully aware of the exact cost following a face-to-face consultation.

I would like more information. Shall I just call your reception and make an appointment?

Yes, absolutely. You will need a consultation with Dr Bong and this is completely free of charge. During the consultation, Dr Bong will discuss in further detail with you what the procedure will entail.

After the consultation – and providing you decide to have the treatment – you will be offered another appointment. Please call us on 0141-8949098 to schedule an appointment for a consultation.

Why should I have this treatment at Essence Medical?

Doctor-only treatment. Both your consultation and treatment are personally carried out by Dr Bong. He is a fully qualified cosmetic doctor with extensive knowledge in facial anatomy and practical experience of achieving beautiful yet natural results. We believe in a strong doctor-patient relationship. Both your consultation and treatment will be carried out by Dr Bong. As a consequence, he will understand your individual needs.

Industry’s expert – international speaker and key opinion leader. Our cosmetic doctor, Dr Kieren Bong is widely recognised as the industry’s expert. He is an international trainer and guest speaker on advanced facial aesthetics treatments. He is sought after by manufacturers of different technologies, products and procedures for his advice, technical expertise and knowledge. Dr Bong has been a guest expert speaker at conferences in over 60 countries. He has three advanced techniques trademarked under his name and some of these techniques are now used in over 40 countries.

Our principles. The level of information we give you & our follow up systems to ensure you are satisfied with the results.

Honesty. If it can’t be done, we will tell you. If it can, we will explain the options and help you make the right decision.

We are proud of our reputation for outstanding patient care.

Market leading products. We use only market leading brands in the country with the strongest clinical evidence.

strong emphasis on after care. What you do after the procedure is as important as the procedure itself. We will guide you through this period and constantly monitor your progress.

 

Stunning Results

Stunning Results

Stunning Results

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