Winter 2013 Newsletter

Introducing Belotero®: Our Newest Filler

Third time’s a charm! Belotero is a new dermal filler that has recently been approved by the Food and Drug Administration- making it the 3rd FDA-approved hyaluronic acid filler in the United States. Our Indiana plastic surgery practice is happy to offer another great filler option to our patients, and we feel this volumizing product provides many benefits.

What makes Belotero different?

Belotero is unique because it is made of a soft, elastic gel that integrates easily into the skin. The improved product texture and smoothness means that it feels less noticeable under the skin and also creates very natural-looking results.

Where can Belotero be used?

Belotero is most effective for superficial facial lines, especially those around the mouth. However, Belotero can also be used to enhance the lips, soften forehead lines, and rejuvenate the hands.

Are there any side effects?

Side effects are similar to that of other facial fillers and may include some swelling or redness at the injection site. You may experience a slight bruise, but this can be easily covered with makeup. There’s no downtime necessary so you can get back to your routine immediately.

How soon will I see results?

You will see improvements right after treatment. After swelling subsides, usually within a few days, the full results will be visible. Studies of Belotero have shown that 1 treatment can provide improvements for 9 months. Dr. Galante usually recommends repeat treatments after 6 to 12 months.

Be among the first to experience Belotero. Call our office at (800) 721-3244 or request a consultation online to schedule your appointment.

Our Website Makeover

We love receiving positive feedback about our website. So, in order to continue to provide you with the best possible online experience, we’ve decided to tweak a few things and give our website a makeover! Be on the lookout for a new and improved design with added features and updated information. You’ll find everything you need to know about procedures such as liposuction and tummy tuck in Indiana, all within a stylish, easy-to-navigate design.

Fab Over Fifty®

Dr. Galante is excited to announce that we are now affiliated with! If you haven’t heard of this website yet, you will soon. This is the Internet destination for women who want to stay fabulous after the big 5-0. FabOverFifty offers reliable, helpful information about beauty, health, style, and (you guessed it) plastic surgery.

We encourage you to visit the website and check out Dr. Galante’s profile. You can also take advantage of the interactive “Ask a Plastic Surgeon” feature, which allows you to ask a board-certified plastic surgeon questions about your procedure of interest. Plus, you can see questions that others have asked and read the responses from various doctors. It’s a great opportunity to learn about cosmetic enhancement in a fun, casual way.

Of course, for more personalized information, you can always ask Dr. Galante a question during a consultation. Please feel free to call our office at (800) 721-3244 or request a consultation online to schedule your appointment.

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