Many cosmetic injectables can take years off your appearance by correcting volume loss, and Radiesse® is one of them. But Radiesse doesn’t just add volume beneath the surface of your skin; it also stimulates your body’s natural production of collagen. Keep reading to learn what collagen is and why you need it for a healthy, youthful complexion.

What is Collagen and Why Do We Need it To Look Young?

Collagen is the most abundant protein in the human body. It acts as a building block and holds everything together.

Collagen can be found in nearly every part of your body, including your:

  • Muscles
  • Bones
  • Tendons
  • Skin

Woman after Radiesse at Park Meadows Cosmetic SurgeryCollagen has different functions depending on where it is located. In your skin, collagen helps prevent wrinkles and lines from forming. This essential protein gives your skin strength and elasticity, allowing it to look smooth and youthful.  

Your body naturally produces its own collagen. Unfortunately, collagen production decreases with age.  Some studies suggest that collagen begins to deplete as early as the age of 20.

Over time, you may notice that your skin is not as bouncy and resilient as it once was. As your skin’s collagen structure beings to weaken, wrinkles and lines may appear. Thankfully, Radiesse injections can stimulate the production of new collagen.

Collagen Stimulation Provides Long-Lasting Treatment Results

Radiesse immediately adds volume under the surface of your skin. By plumping the skin, Radiesse can improve the appearance of wrinkles, lines, volume loss. Our experienced injectors know how to create natural results that allow you to look like a more youthful version of yourself.

While patients appreciate the instant volume boost, they love the fact that Rasiesse gradually stimulates the production of their natural collagen. Your new collagen will remain even after the filler is absorbed and metabolized by your body. Radiesse is clinically proven to last a year or more in many patients.

Are There Other Ways That I Can Boost Collagen?

After learning about the benefits of collagen, many people wonder if there are other methods of boosting collagen in the skin. Collagen products are currently trendy. You may have already come across powders, creams, or supplements that contain collagen.

However, the effects of these products are still being studied, and many experts wonder if the collagen can even make it deep into the dermis through these methods. And still, the collagen may not end up in the skin on your face or hands, where you’re most likely to be concerned about visible aging.

Radiesse is remarkable because it is a way to encourage collagen production directly in the area of your cosmetic concern. Schedule your treatment today to discover how Radiesse can help you achieve more youthful looking skin.

Arrange Your Denver Radiesse Treatment

If you want to schedule a Radiesse consultation or treatment, please call us at 720-457-4471. At Park Meadows Cosmetic Surgery, we gladly welcome patients from Denver, Lone Tree, and nearby areas of Colorado.