When receiving filler it is very important to make sure your product is genuine and sourced from uk aesthetic pharmacies. Here’s a few things to look out for:
Many fillers are imported into the UK, which makes it difficult to determine if it is the genuine product or not. Some manufacturer’s are adding holograms to their packaging to indicate they have been sourced from UK aesthetic pharmacies others sell their products via approved UK pharmacies.
Galderma (Restylane) products have the hexagonal hologram in the top right hand corner on the front of the box, Allergan (Juvederm)have square hologram, no hologram suggests its imported or a non genuine product.
When you have a consultation ask your practitioner where they are ordering their product from as well as asking to see the box of the product. If you are unsure make sure you research the name of the pharmacy and the drug you have seen,
HA Derma products come tightly packaged in a clear cellophane, genuine products can only be purchased from 6 approved pharmacies in the UK: