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Hyaluronic Acid for Hands

  • Tatiana Basso Biasi
  • Ricardo Limongi Fernandes
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Abstract

Context: Lack of volume in the back of the hands, evidencing bones, vessels, and tendons, is a very common complaint concerning this area. During the last decade, there have been significant advances in the technology embedded in hyaluronic acid (HA) products, as well as a refinement of application techniques that, together, permitted the HA to become a gold standard as a filling and volumizing agent for the face. After years of expertise with these products, we expanded the indications for extra-facial areas. The back of the hands is one of these interesting areas to be treated by HA.

Objective: The aim of this chapter is to present a new technique for application of the HA as a volumizing agent in the back of the hands in a practical view including detailed information about materials involved, techniques, follow-up, results pre-post, adverse events, and treatment of complications, with literature-based information and tips from the authors.

Conclusion: Volumizing the back of the hands with HA is effective and safe. Our technique is easily reproducible and results are very predictable.

Funding: None

Keywords

Hyaluronic acid Filler Hand rejuvenation Aging hand 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tatiana Basso Biasi
    • 1
  • Ricardo Limongi Fernandes
    • 2
  1. 1.Brazilian Society of DermatologyFlorianópolisBrazil
  2. 2.Brazilian Society of Dermatology, American Academy of DermatologySão PauloBrazil

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