This can soften the lines and reduce wrinkles in the upper face. Injection is usually used in the crows feet (around the eyes), forehead and frown areas. It can be used to raise your eyebrows and also to reshape and soften the lower face in the areas around the lip lines and neck. Injections are made underneath facial creases to smooth out the surrounding skin, and works by relaxing facial muscles underneath the skin.
Used properly, anti-wrinkle injections are safe and spread from the site of injection is very limited.
Dermal fillers are used for the correction of wrinkles, scars and skin depression. The fillers are placed in the skin to create greater volume. Dermal fillers help to fill up lines and wrinkles and are sometimes used for lip enlargement/enhancement also. There are several types of dermal fillers, so treatment is tailored for each individual patient.
Antiwrinkle injection - an FDA-approved dermal filler for treating frown lines. Largely used on forehead lines, crow's feet and frown lines between eyebrows. Wrinkles caused by sun damage and gravity will not respond to antiwrinkle injection.
Collegen stimulator - an FDA-approved dermal filler which is injected into the skin in areas where fat is lost.