Both Restylane and Juvederm are hyaluronic acid based fillers, and choosing between them depends on several factors. Firstly, let’s quickly review where we commonly use these fillers. Both fill nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and the corners of the mouth. In addition, they each plump under eye hollows, lip lines, and cheek and frown lines. Both [...]
Forehead, frown, and temples
This is a collection of posts related to rejuvenation of the forehead, frown, and temples.
Voluma is the newest filler to hit the market. It is made by the makers of Juvederm and is FDA approved to fill the cheeks. Its advantage over other fillers is its ability to lift the skin. However, it can be used to fill other areas in addition to the cheeks such as the temples. As [...]
Most of the time when a frown line is etched-in or static, it needs to be treated with Botox and a filler. Since a filler lasts longer, though, many people wonder why you need both. Here’s why. Frown lines between the eyebrows develop primarily because of repeated movement of the muscles in that area which [...]
The forehead ages by developing horizontal lines that run across it, frown lines between the eyebrows, and discolored skin with a rough texture. Our forehead ages by the same facial aging process that leads to an aged appearance in the rest of our face. Horizontal forehead lines and frown lines develop from repetitive movement of [...]
As we age, we lose volume throughout our face. This shows most prominently by the accentuation of nasolabial folds and melolabial folds. We often fill these areas for an immediate improvement in appearance; however, it’s important not to overlook other areas of volume less. The temples are an important area not to overlook. Youthful temples [...]
A new device is being developed that reduces forehead wrinkles by cooling the nerve that activates the forehead muscles. Cooling the nerve inactivates it temporarily and reduces forehead wrinkles. A cold probe is inserted into the skin in the temple region where the nerve is located. Results from preliminary studies found that results lasted 3 [...]