is actually part of the natural support structure of
your skin. Wrinkles form when this natural collagen
thins. This loss is mostly a factor of sun and aging,
but exposure, pollution, health, heredity and lifestyle
also play roles. Without enough collagen, wrinkles and
lines start to form wherever the skin moves. Collagen
Replacement Therapy (using Zyderm® and Zyplast ®
collagen implants), replenishes the skin's collagen
layer, smoothing lines and wrinkles, and adding definition
to lip borders from the inside out. The results are
Collagen Replacement Therapy has been proven safe and
effective for well over 20 years.
Zyderm® and Zyplast® collagen implants are
natural products derived from highly purified bovine
collagen that is injected just under the surface of
Like your own collagen, your body eventually absorbs
this collagen, so ongoing treatments are necessary to
maintain results. If you discontinue treatments, the
new collagen is simply reabsorbed and your face gradually
returns to its natural contours.
While healing time varies, many people return to work
the same day. People absorb collagen at varying rates,
but treatments generally last 3 to 6 months.