Non-surgical facelift or liquid facelift is a very popular alternative to surgery due to the reduced risk and little to no downtime.  A combination of Botox & Dermal fillers are used to completely refresh your face.

Can jowls be lifted without surgery?

Can I smooth, shape and tighten my jawline without surgery?, the answer is most certainly yes. Can jowls be lifted without surgery? Yes, yes & yes!. you do not need to live with those jowls, double chin, saggy skin, whichever way you describe it, there is an answer.  You may be thinking “Do I need to go under the knife?” “Do I need a full facelift?” Don’t worry the answer is no, keep reading to find out why.

Smooth and tighten your jawline using Juvederm filler - lifting you jowls without surgery
Smooth & tighten your jawline using Juvederm filler

Can jowls be lifted without surgery?

Unfortunately nature can be unkind and so can gravity, but fortunately there is now a treatment, to lift those jowls. A facelift without surgery, using filler.  The filler we use is Juvederm, it is Hyaluronic acid, which is not as scary as it sounds. Our own skin cells actually produce hyaluronic acid naturally in an effort to maintain moisture levels. Due to ageing and environmental factors our faces are literally “faced” with on a daily basis, our own natural levels take a dip.  This can cause, dullness, fine lines and uneven skin tone and texture, which are none of the things that give us youthful looking skin.

But why do I get jowls?

Our jawline is a major part of the scaffolding for our entire face, so as those signs of ageing start to happen, what we are really seeing is loss of elasticity and volume which causes those horrible jowls.  A natural defined jawline will not make you look like a man (unless of course, you are a man who would like a more chiselled and defined look in which case we can do that too, have a look here), in the hands of the right practitioner you will achieve a naturally beautiful jawline that is subtly and delicately contoured not chiselled. So back to our original question – Can jowls be lifted without surgery? Absolutely and definitely!.

Austin Brewer has been creating smooth and defined jawlines using Juvederm - lifting jowls without the need for surgery
“I have always wanted to give my clients the most beautiful & natural results” Austin Brewer

So what can help lift my jowls?

When we are young we have, what the facial aesthetics industry calls a “triangle of youth”. This means there is more volume in the upper face. This then tapers down into a ‘v’ shape at the jaw. These shapes are nothing new they are actually the mathematical ideals of beauty. But as we age this “triangle of youth” actually ends up turned upside down. So the heaviness is now in the lower part of the face, causing a saggy look. 

This is why defining the jawline can have such a skin tightening effect. Combined with some cheek filler and the overall effect is smooth and tightened skin. Which is not over stretched, like a regular surgical facelift would leave you with. Instead the skin looks plump in the right places and contoured where it should be. You could call it “a real life filter” 

Learning how to define the jawline is surprisingly important to many of us. A 2017 study by The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery found that 67 per cent of the people surveyed were bothered by excess fat and skin around their chin and neck.  With all the latest trends in our instagram feeds of some very pulled tight high pony tails. (as seen on Kylie Jenner in the latest edition of Vogue – January 2020). This treatment revolution could not have come at a better time.

Our secret weapon against jowls – Juvederm

The saviour of all of our lower face distress is Juvederm’s latest hyaluronic acid filler Volux. It has been created with jawlines at the forefront of its development. Volux is the most advanced and superior product currently on the market, and it’s made for this very job.  Juvederm Volux has a very strong reputation as the product for transforming jawlines.

Since its launch we have seen excellent results here at Austin Brewer Facial Aesthetics. One of the most popular questions in my clinic is “Can jowls be lifted without surgery”? And as we tell them, yes they can. Our clients have all been very impressed with the transformation of their jawlines.  Combining the best hyaluronic filler and some very advanced training in “M D Codes” specialised for achieving such natural results. This is something which Austin Brewer is a proud advocate of,

“The days of over filled lips and cheeks are looking like they are turning a corner. I’m very pleased they are becoming a thing of the past. I have always wanted to give my clients the most beautiful and natural results.”

Advanced treatments – excellent results

And so the rise of the popular the liquid facelift has continued to become one of our most popular treatments. This is mostly down to the fact that it looks so very natural.

MD Codes are the groundbreaking treatment using Juvederm fillers to lift your jowls without surgery
MD Codes have revolutionised the way filler is used to sculpt the face

We are very pleased to be one of the first clinics to offer Juvederm Volux. We have been offering this jawline sculpting treatment in Bournemouth since its launch. 

So remember, having a defined jawline does not mean you will end up looking like a man. It will however, give you a defined natural jaw enhancement without having surgery.  If you are wondering how long jawline filler will last?, you’ll be pleased to hear that the instant results will last you approx 18 months and there is no downtime.  

Would you like to know more?

For a more defined jawline, that you will love, get in touch to arrange a free consultation with Austin Brewer. We can arrange an appointment at our clinic, which is conveniently situated between Bournemouth and Poole. 

We have appointments available 7 days a week including evenings. 

Please visit our website www.austinbrewer.com . You will also find all our social media whilst you are there, so you can follow us too.  We look forward to welcoming you soon.

3 Ways You Can Contour & Slim Your Face and Jaw Using Fillers

Contour & Slim your face…

Celebrities, make-up artists and social media influencers have been using tricks to contour & slim their clients faces for years.  To enhance and create a more flattering facial appearance.  You can contour & slim your face by using a combination of concealer, bronzer and highlighter.  Most importantly contouring can give the illusion of prominent cheekbones, a slimmer nose and a more defined jawline.  Although this makeup process can achieve good results, it requires a lot of skill, product and time.  However, why not contour and slim your face so you always look naturally radiant.  So you don’t need access to the world’s top makeup artists in the morning!.

A much more effective alternative is using dermal fillers to contour and slim your face to emphasise your facial features.  Facial fillers provide definition and therefore contour your features without the need for heavy makeup or plastic surgery.
Interested in finding out more? Read on to discover three ways you can contour your face with fillers:

Define your jawline

Firstly genetics will play a huge part in whether you have a defined jawline.  If your jawbone is closer to your neck, it can appear less defined.  Age can also play a part in a changing jawline.  But the effects of ageing can be reduced without the need for invasive surgery.  If you’re unhappy with your current jawline, facial remodelling using dermal fillers may therefore be a suitable option for you.

If your jawline is sagging, by using dermal fillers to the surrounding and specific areas, excess skin can lift and add volume, filling out any drooping areas.  Austin Brewer who is a skilled and artistic facial aesthetic practitioner can sculpt and shape the jawline by adding dermal filler into these key areas.

If you have dimples or lines on or around your chin and jawline, these too can be filled with chin and jaw fillers by adding volume to any skin indents.  The results are immediate and can help restore a fresh and youthful appearance.
Fillers can be applied to help even out shape and define the lower half of your face for a more balanced appearance. They can also soften jowls and correct the appearance of your side profile.

Slimmer nose

Non-surgical facial remodelling can also be used to give the appearance of a slimmer nose.  Fillers can also even out any lumps and bumps on your nose too!

If you don’t want to commit to plastic surgery, would like a bump in your nose straightened out, or would like it to appear slender, this can be achieved using dermal fillers.  Dermal fillers are a great option for patients who would just like a small correction without surgery.  Reshaping can be achieved quickly and comfortably and is therefore becoming a popular alternative to rhinoplasty.

Highlight your cheekbones

For patients who are wishing to enhance the appearance of their cheekbones.  This simple dermal filler treatment alone certainly can make a huge difference to your face shape and confidence.  Dermal fillers add volume to sunken areas and as a result create beautifully contoured cheekbones.

Non-surgical facial remodelling can perfect facial proportions and enhance natural beauty.  Austin Brewer only uses 100% hyaluronic acid-based fillers which are highly biocompatible.

Treatments are mostly painless and are injected using an ultra-thin needle.  Sometimes patients will feel a slight discomfort, but this subsequently fades soon after the application.

Would like help achieving your desired look without the hassle of makeup application?.  Find out more and make an appointment for a free consultation.  Contact Austin Brewer directly on 07823 883888. Austin Brewer’s clinic is based in Bournemouth and Austin has over 25 years’ experience in the medical profession. Book your free skin consultation in Bournemouth today.

Surgery Or Non-Surgical Facelift – Which Is Best For You?

Non surgical facelifts are ideal if you’re looking for a way to revitalise, refresh and enhance. Looking at your facial aesthetics desires you may have thought about having a facelift. With so many cosmetic treatments available, such as facelifts and facial remodeling, we look at what option would be best for you.

Surgical facelifts

A surgical facelift is designed to give you a more youthful appearance by reducing sagging skin. Carried out under general anesthetic, the surgeon will make incisions into the skin, pull it upwards and then stitch it into its new position. It usually takes around two to three hours to perform, and most patients will stay overnight. It can take up to nine months to recover and you may need to take some time off work. As with any type of surgery, there are possible risks. If you take blood-thinning medications or have a condition which prevents blood clotting, you would not be able to have a surgical facelift. It is also not recommended for smokers as you may have reduced wound healing capabilities.

Non-surgical facelifts

A non-surgical facelift allows you to alter the look of specific areas of your face using dermal fillers. Eliminating the need to go under the knife, this quick procedure provides instant results and has a recovery time of just 24-hours.
There is minimal risk compared to surgery, as there is no need for anesthetic. It is a much more cost-effective way of achieving that smooth and even complexion. As results last between six and eighteen months there is no long-term commitment.
Facial fillers also help to reverse the signs of aging by increasing the volume and ‘plumpness’ of the skin’s texture. The added volume gives your complexion a youthful softness. In contrast, surgery will simply stretch the skin out, which can leave you with a hollow and sunken appearance.

Non-surgical nose job

A non-surgical nose job works in the same way as a non-surgical facelift. If you are looking to straighten your nose, fillers can be inserted to even out any bumps. If you want a thinner nose, filler can be applied to the tip to create that illusion.

8 Point Face Lift

MD Codes are used to guide the points where fillers should be inserted to complement the natural contours of your face. It mimics the look of a surgical facelift but eliminates the lengthy recovery process and unsightly scars.
If you would like more information about our cosmetic treatments, including our new Juvéderm Volite skin booster treatment, call Austin Brewer today on 07823 883888 to book your free skin consultation.

What is a liquid facelift?

What is a liquid facelift? Here at Austin Brewer we can offer an all round solution that’s better than a cream but less drastic than going under the knife.  Despite the claims of beauty creams, products and lotion, no external moisturiser will truly eradicate wrinkles. However, not everyone is willing to go under the knife to achieve a youthful look. Luckily, there is a solution. Read on to discover why ‘liquid facelifts’ are the ideal solution for non-surgical, effective results.

How does a liquid facelift work?

A ‘liquid facelift’ uses dermal fillers and Botox®, strategically inserted into specific areas of the face to emulate the results of a surgical facelift. Dermal fillers contain biocompatible hyaluronic acid to moisturise the skin and boost skin tone. Botox is made from Botulinum Toxin Type A, an intensely purified protein, the relax the muscle area. Both are used together to diminish the appearance of wrinkles and sagging to create a natural-looking, youthful result.

How long do the results last?

The results of a liquid face lift can last anywhere between one to two years. The length of the results may depend on which areas of the face are targeted. The effects of a liquid facelift can be seen almost instantly after the cosmetic treatment after any mild swelling has dissipated after 24 hours.

What if I don’t want Botox?

If you are interested in the idea of a liquid facelift but not sure if you are ready for Botox or perhaps you simply don’t need it just yet. Talk to your aesthetic practitioner about an 8-point facelift. This is similar to a liquid facelift but uses only dermal fillers. The facial fillers are inserted into specific areas of the face as outlined by the MD code system.

Where can I get a liquid facelift?

For natural and reliable results, consult a qualified and experienced aesthetic practitioner. Austin Brewer has over 25 years of experience producing wrinkle treatments with outstanding results.

To learn more about dermal fillers or lip fillers in Bournemouth, contact Austin Brewer today on 07823 88388. Book your free skin consultation at our skin clinic in Bournemouth now.

What are MD Codes?

MD Codes were created in Brazil by international aesthetic expert, Dr Maurico de Maio. He created a precise system to help aesthetic practitioners inject the correct type of dermal fillers in specific areas of the face to achieve an optimal and natural-looking rejuvenation.

This customised dermal filler treatment is designed especially for you. The Code system enables aesthetic practitioners to create bespoke treatments which complement your exact facial structure and proportions.

Treatment can also be optimised to your budget, by treatment happening in stages. If you are looking for a cost-effective treatment focussing on just the eye area, Austin Brewer can plan an MD Code treatment suited to your requirements.

dermal filler md codes

Source: mauriciodemaio.com

MD Codes for wrinkle treatments

As an innovative dermal filler technique, MD Codes may be strategically placed to both counter signs of aging in the face and complement the natural facial composition of the individual. Your wrinkle treatment will rejuvenate sagging or wrinkled areas but will leave you with a natural expression.

Which areas of the face are treated?

The MD Codes can be applied anywhere over the whole facial area. There are a total of 75 MD Codes to troubleshoot target areas, such as the cheeks, jawline, chin, forehead, brow line, eye area and the lips.

Are MD Codes safe?

The MD Code method is a form of guidelines for aesthetic practitioners. This methodical system ensures patients are benefitting from the safest and most effective form of cosmetic treatment. The dermal fillers we use in our skin clinic in Bournemouth are of the highest quality hyaluronic acid, which occurs naturally in the human body. Dermal fillers and lip fillers cause only a slight, temporary discomfort.

Would you like to learn about more of our cosmetic treatments such as chemical peels or dermaroller skin needling? Contact Austin Brewer, an experienced aesthetic practitioner, on 07823 88388 and book your free skin consultation today.

5 ways dermal fillers can improve your appearance

Would you like to know 5 ways dermal fillers can improve your appearance?.  Are you confused about dermal filler treatments? Widely popular with many celebrities, dermal fillers have rocketed in popularity over the last several years. Dermal fillers are a great way to boost the overall volume of your face and will help smooth any facial lines.

Find out 5 ways dermal fillers can improve your appearance below:

Revitalises the skin

Dermal fillers are a great way to give your skin a more youthful appearance and will boost the overall skin tone in the treated area. So if your skin has suffered from the effect of ageing or you have noticed a few lines, dermal fillers will revitalise your skin and give it a younger looking appearance.

Fast results5 ways Dermal Filler Treatments can improve you appearance with Austin Brewer

Unlike other treatments, dermal fillers offer immediate results for patients. After the simple procedure at Austin Brewer, you will notice a swift change with a slight swelling of the treated area. There is no downtime after our dermal filler treatments and you will be able to resume your everyday lifestyle straight after treatment.

Diverse range of uses

Fillers are commonly used to boost lips and to give cheeks a more youthful and fuller appearance. However, at Austin Brewer, we can treat a wide range of areas such as:

  • Face
  • Neckline
  • Hands
  • Lips
  • Neck
  • Cheeks
  • Décolletage 
  • Nose
  • Jawline
  • Temples
  • Tear trough

Our Dermal Fillers page has a detailed graphic on the areas we can treat. Dermal fillers are a great way to achieve fuller lips with more definition. Read our previous blog post What are Lip Fillers?’ and find out more information about our lip filler treatments.

Improved skin tone

Hyaluronic acid is naturally present in the skin and plays an essential part in preserving the skin’s moisture levels. Low levels of hyaluronic acid in the dermis causes skin to become dry and more fragile – which could make you look older. All dermal fillers used by Austin Brewer are 100% hyaluronic acid based and will help boost skin moisture levels which will give you that more youthful appearance.

Results that last

Our treatments offer superb results that will last between six and eighteen months. All after-effects will vary on the area being treated and the volume of dermal fillers administered in your treatment. Whether you use protective aftercare or cosmetics to prolong the effects of your treatment, our dermal fillers will keep you looking younger for a considerable amount of time.

Book your free consultation to find out how dermal fillers can improve your appearance with an appointment at Austin Brewer 07823 883888