The hyaluronic acid is a substance discovered by Dr. Karl Meyer and his laboratory assistant, John Palmer at the University of Columbia. This acid, which is obtained from natural sources such as the joints of mammals and food processing waste, is directly responsible for many advances in cosmetic dentistry.
In spite of the best known use of hyaluronic acid is the aesthetic and rejuvenation, is also used in abnormal changes in fat distribution, remove scars caused by acne pimples. Among the many effects and applications are there, we found the lubricating effect and anti-inflammatory used by dentists to counteract the dryness of the mouth during the course of treatment.
Moreover, the hyaluronic acid cures lesions, ulcers or canker sores occurring for various reasons. Some of them are using traditional producing orthodontic buckle wounds in the perimeter area of the brackets; in this case, hyaluronic acid acts as an insulator and healing. Today dentists recommend Leon area, and in many cases invisible braces. Not only prevent a change of aggressive image of smiling, but saving the patient such ailments.
Injection of hyaluronic acid
The need hyaluronic acid comes with age, since this natural component of biological origin skin, decreases with age. It is responsible for its elasticity by the large amount of fluid (water) that adds volume to tissues. The implementation of this component in the oral medicine modern is quite recent although its discovery goes far back in time. The duration of acid implant in the maxillofacial area is around two years, and its results are visible immediately after the injection surface, because it integrates with the tissues quickly.
The needles with which the injections were performed in the maxillofacial area are very thin substance to infiltrate naturally with the skin and thus reduce pain and do not cause rejection in the patient.
It should be noted especially his power of healing in oral medicine: the oral mucosa regenerates, regenerates the gums and helps greatly to patients with dysfunction that cannot perform normal jaw movement easily.
Side effects from the use of hyaluronic acid
Although serious incidents are excuses, dentists Leon area often warn patients of the side effects continue beauty treatments.
- Irritation in the area of application of the substance
- Skin discoloration
- Temporary swelling
- Itching and skin ailments
- Skin hypopigmentation
- Lumps and areas with hardness
Warnings frequent use of hyaluronic acid
It is important to pay attention to the following recommendations for use of this chemical:
- The injection of this substance should be measured by a dental professional while taking into account the use to be given in each treatment to acid.
- It is strictly forbidden to use this substance for women in gestation.
- You cannot combine hyaluronic acid treatment with radiofrequency.
- It should not be injected this compound in blood vessels in any circumstances.