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Definitions of facial lines

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Nasolabial folds (NLF’s) – these are the folds that go from the corners of the nose toward the corners of the mouth.  These are referred to a “parentheses” in the picture above.

Vertical lip lines – these are the lines that develop around the mouth and are often referred to as smoker’s lines.

Corner lines – these refer to the small lines that develop at the corners of the mouth.

Marionette lines – also called melolabial or melomental folds – these are the folds that go from the corners of the mouth down toward the jaw.

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