Hyaluronic acid was invented by Meyer and Palmer in 1934. It is a polysaccharide isolated in the eyes of bovid. it is extensively used in surgery, orthopedics and plastic surgery. No sensitivity test is needed since it is hypoallergenic, i.e. it causes no allergies. In 1995 it was introduced in plastic surgery.
It is used both in men and women.
The keys to success in hyaluronic
- has no antigenicity
- in wrinkle filling
- as a lubricant
- in skin lifting
Types and application
There are several types of hyaluronic acid, depending on the problem we want to correct each time.
Thus, depending on the area we want to correct, there is “Voluma” that is used when we want to enhance bone structures and deep nasomalar lines, “Volbella” when we want to fill grooves under the eyelids, “Volift” for tissue lifting, classic hyaluronic acid to fill wrinkles around the mouth, such as the nasomalar lines, smokers lines, puppet lines, chin filling, jowls reduction, etc.
The most popular companies are Juviderm, Restylane, Revanesse, and Hyloform.