As we age, our faces naturally lose subcutaneous fat and the “plump” look of our youth. Since the facial muscles are then working closer to the skin surface, our smile lines and crow’s feet become more apparent. That’s where injectables and dermal fillers come in.
Injectables and dermal fillers can be used to help diminish facial lines and restore volume and fullness in the face, and are best used to:
Injectables and dermal fillers can be extremely helpful to help reverse early signs of aging, or as a value-added part of facial rejuvenation surgery.
Dr. Ponsky is a leading expert in the application of injectables and dermal fillers, and can work with you to find the best one for your specific needs.
Results may vary.
Botox is a popular nonsurgical injection that temporarily reduces or eliminates frown lines, forehead creases, crow’s feet near the eyes and thick bands in the neck. Results may vary.
People who want a natural look find that Dysport is a great choice. Dysport is proven to help smooth the appearance of moderate to severe frown lines. Results may vary.
As your skin ages, repeated expressions cause lasting frown lines. Injectable neurotoxins, such as Xeomin, block the release of chemicals that cause these muscle contractions, resulting in softened frown lines. Results may vary.
Sculptra is a facial injectable made from poly-L-lactic acid that helps replace lost collagen, which helps correct shallow to deep facial wrinkles and folds that appear with aging. Sculptra works over time to give you long-lasting results. Results may vary.
A popular hyaluronic acid filler, Juvederm can be used anywhere on your face where you need a little more “plumping,” including smile lines, marionette lines, lips, chin, jowls, and jawline. Juvederm XC is used primarily for correction of moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds. Results may vary.
Restylane products are typically used to add volume and fullness correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouths, as well as lip lines in patients over 21. Results may vary.
Radiesse is a calcium-based volumizing dermal filler that is used for smoothing moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, and for correcting volume loss in the back of the hands. Results may vary.
Used by European women for years, Belotero is now approved in the U.S. Like Juvederm and Restylane, Belotero is also a hyaluronic-acid filler, but the main difference between them is that Belotero is best when used to treat superficial lines and wrinkles that are closer to the surface. Results may vary.
Hate that double chin? Kybella is a new FDA-approved treatment that can dissolve heavy fat under your chin to give you a more youthful-looking neck and jawline in a series of three to five treatments. Results may vary.