A recipient of the Restylane® Consensus Conference Award Certificate, Dr. Matarasso has been researching and safely delivering Restylane® for many years. As part of the Restylane® Consensus Group, he contributed to a supplement of the journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in 1996 that gave recommendations on soft-tissue augmentation with non-animal stabilized hyaluronic acid (Restylane®).
The Restylane family of products includes Restylane®, Restylane-L®, Restylane® Silk, Perlane®, and Perlane-L®. Restylane, Restylane-L,Perlane, and Perlane-L can be used to add volume and fullness to the skin to correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouth (nasolabial folds). Restylane, Restylane-L and Restylane Silk may also be used for lip enhancement in patients over 21 years. Restylane Silk can be used to treat lip lines in patients over 21 years.
About Restylane and Restylane-L injectable gels
Treat your moderate to severe wrinkles and folds and enhance your lips
Products in the Restylane family add volume and fullness to the skin to correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouth (nasolabial folds). Restylane, Restylane-L or Restylane® Silkcan also add fullness and definition to lips in patients over 21 years, providing natural-looking results with just one treatment.
How does Restylane work?
Restylane works immediately by adding volume to smooth away wrinkles. A clear gel formulation of hyaluronic acid, Restylane is specifically formulated to act like your body’s own hyaluronic acid, and eventually breaks down naturally.
About Perlane® & Perlane-L®
For wrinkles that benefit from a deeper injection:
How does Perlane work?
Just like Restylane®, Perlane is a clear gel formulation of hyaluronic acid that is specifically formulated to act like your body’s own hyaluronic acid, adding volume and fullness to the skin.
About Restylane Silk
Designed specifically for lips and the lines around them
Restylane Silk has recently been approved for release in the United States! It’s the first and only FDA-approved product specifically designed for subtle lip enhancement and the smoothing of wrinkles and lines around the mouth in patients over 21 years of age.
How does Restylane Silk work?
Just like the other members of the Restylane family, Restylane Silk is a clear gel formulation of hyaluronic acid — a sugar that is naturally present in your skin