From the age of 30 onwards, the production of this protein goes into decline, which is part of the body’s natural processes. However, excessive sun exposure, intense physical exercise, pollution and smoking can accelerate this process.
By losing collagen, naturally, the face looks more tired, saggy and has expression lines.
Therefore, the application of biostimulators comes to promote the formation of new proteins. This will restore lost firmness over the years and improve skin quality.
What substances are used in this procedure?
The substances used in this aesthetic procedure are not intended to fill, but biostimulation. After application, the skin has a more natural rejuvenating appearance. This action will happen after stimulation in fibroblasts, cells that produce collagen fibers.
Discover the most used products as collagen biostimulators:
- Calcium hydroxyapatite – Radiesse
- Poly-l-lactic acid – Sculptra
- Polycaprolactone – Elansé