:by Kate Dee, MD What can you do to Improve the Under Eye Area (Tear Troughs)? The area under the eyes suffers a double-whammy when it comes to aging. This skin is the thinnest in the body, so as the dermis thins out, the first place you notice it is under the eyes. Often […]
Which Fillers Do We Use and Why?
By Kate Dee, MD Every injector has her/his own preferences for what filler to use and for what purpose, and there are some very important considerations. All fillers are different in both texture and use. Some fillers, like Restylane® Lyft and JUVÉDERM VOLUMA®, are fairly stiff and firm. Some, like Restylane Silk, are very soft […]
Overstuffed Syndrome: Why it Happens and How to Avoid it
By Kate Dee, MD I will never give someone ducky lips. I simply do not believe that ducky lips make people look beautiful. How is it that we see more and more people looking overstuffed with fillers? Giant ducky lips, huge cheeks, a lower face that doesn’t really move when they talk. These things do […]
Using Fillers for Non-Surgical Wrinkle Treatment
Many older people who develop fine lines and wrinkles simply accept these unwelcome skin changes as inevitable. While they may well develop eventually, others feel that there is no need to give up without a fight. We live in an exciting era of advances in cosmetic medicine. Many non-surgical treatments have come online that allow […]