Perlane in Toronto

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Starts at $499/syringe
Procedure Time
15-45 minutes
Recovery Time
Up to 24 hours

How Much does a Perlane Treatment Cost?

At SpaMedica, a Perlane treatment ranges from $499 by a registered nurse to $699 per syringe by a physician, depending on the number of units injected and whether there are any SpaMedica specials, deals or promotions on offer. As one of Canada’s most popular centres for injection procedures, SpaMedica is able to procure excellent Perlane pricing from manufacturers.



How Long Does It Take to Recover From a Perlane Treatment?

A Perlane treatment boasts an impressively short recovery time. Patients will be able to return to their normal routine almost immediately after the procedure, as little to no downtime is required. In general, it takes up to 24 hours to recover from the procedure.

How Long Does a Perlane Treatment Take?

On average, a Perlane injection procedure takes 15-45 minutes to complete.

What is Perlane?

Perlane is a dermal filler injectable designed to add volume and proportions in the face or hands. By working wonders on the soft tissue in both areas, a Perlane injection is able to correct wrinkles, repair deep folds, and eliminate smile lines. Furthermore, the treatment is ideal for contouring the area surrounding the cheeks. Due to its non-surgical approach, a Perlane filler is an incredibly attractive choice for many patients hoping to correct unsightly flaws in a minimally invasive way.

Combination is The Key

SpaMedica has some of the most experienced physician and nurse injectors, as well as the widest selection of dermal fillers in Canada. Each dermal filler injection treatment is customized to include the best possible combination of fillers that will give the most effective and long-lasting contour and shaping results. At the time of your consultation, your consult coordinator will review the best combination of dermal fillers to provide the results you are looking for.

SpaMedica is Canada’s largest, oldest, and most respected private cosmetic laser center. Why are there so many dermal fillers available? The answer is simple: using only one dermal filler may not give the best results. Superior soft tissue filler results are often only achieved by the customized combination of two or more of the dermal fillers products that work in different, yet synergistic and summative ways to achieve the best results, including:






Bellafill (Artecoll)


Who is a Candidate for Perlane?

There is no particular age restriction for the Perlane treatment, and there is no specific trait that defines a “good” candidate. Fundamentally, good candidates are patients who have lost some modest volume and proportions in their face or hands.

However, while there are no specific traits that dictate candidacy, there are certain conditions that can make the process more seamless.

Proper Physical Health
Good health and a lack of serious medical conditions are vital for a proper recovery following a Perlane treatment.

Logical Expectations
As is the case with most cosmetic procedures, good Perlane candidates have realistic expectations concerning the risks and benefits of the surgery.

Benefits of Perlane

Smoothes Skin
The Perlane injection procedure is known for reducing the signs of aging by making lines and wrinkles appear smooth and soft.

Adds Volume
The injection adds natural-looking volume to sagging areas in the face or hands.

Restore Facial Symmetry
Perlane injection treatments can restore balance to the face, thereby instilling a more youthful appearance.

Quick and Painless
 As a Perlane injection procedure only takes 15-45 minutes to complete, it represents a quick and easy solution to counter the effects of aging.

Risks of Perlane

Like all procedures, a Perlane injection treatment comes with the risk of potential complications. Dr. Mulholland and the SpaMedica injectors have been performing these treatments for over 20 years and, after this many injections, the risk of a significant complication is extremely low. Although Dr. Mulholland has not seen most of the many of the side effects listed below, these Perlane risks have been reported:

In most cases, redness is resolved a day or two after the treatment. 

 Facial skin is particularly tender after the treatment.

While it is likely that patients will experience some itchiness after the surgery, most discomfort is diminished after the first week. 

Bruising is typically imperceptible, but can occasionally be visible after the surgery.

Why Choose SpaMedica for Perlane?

Led by the best filler injector in Toronto – Dr. Mulholland, the skilled and experienced staff at SpaMedica combines technical proficiency and unparalleled precision with an individualized approach that puts the patient first. By using advanced injection techniques and state-of-the-art equipment, the SpaMedica team is capable of producing incredible results while also reducing the risk of complications.

Non-Surgical Perlane Alternatives

Botox Injection, other Dermal Fillers, Morpheus8 and Fractional lasers can all improve lines and wrinkles.

How is a Perlane Treatment Performed by Dr. Mulholland?

At SpaMedica, a Perlane treatment is performed under local anesthesia. During the procedure, Dr. Mulholland injects the Perlane into a site on the patient’s face or hands, ensuring the fluid restores volume and balance to the areas. The injection is performed with a small micro-cannula, which minimizes the risk of complications. Interestingly, the micro-cannula injection technique has been pioneered by Dr. Mulholland at SpaMedica in Toronto. In fact, the doctor has taught his innovative technique to physicians across the world.

How to Prepare for a Perlane Treatment?

Prior to your treatment, Dr. Mulholland or another member of the injection team will review your medications and medical history. Based on the scope of the work being done, SpaMedica doctors may recommend that you stop taking certain medications before the treatment. It is also recommended that patients keep the injection area clean and well-moisturized before their visit to the clinic, as this will minimize any potential damage to pores during treatment.

What to Expect After a Perlane Treatment?

Patients can expect excellent results following a Perlane injection. After the treatment, it is imperative to keep the treatment area moisturized and protected with sunscreen. There may be some tenderness in the area, but this is a normal result of the injection. The injection area should be massaged for 30 seconds every morning and night for 2-3 days after the injection.

Perlane Recovery and Timeline

After the Treatment: Patients must moisturize and protect the injection area.

Day 3: Patients can stop massaging the injection area. 

Year 1: The effects of the Perlane have subsided, and patients are advised to schedule another injection.

Best Procedures Paired with a Perlane Treatment

Blepharoplasty, Threadlift, Mini Facelift, Neck Lift.

Perlane FAQ

How Painful is it to Get a Perlane Treatment?

After the procedure, patients can expect a bit of discomfort, tenderness, and swelling at the injection site. However, these sensations should subside the following day.

Are the Results of a Perlane Treatment Permanent?

No, the results of a Perlane treatment are not permanent. In fact, the results of the procedure must be maintained every 12 months.

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