A sculpted and lifted mid-face provides support to the under-eye area as well as lifting of the lower structures to the face such as the folds around the mouth. The same concept of using makeup to contour with highlights and shadowing can be applied to using fillers in the cheek area. Hollowing and loss of fat pads during the aging process creates shadows and a tired appearance. Careful placement along the cheek bone ensures a natural and slimming effect, not a “chipmunk cheek” appearance. Typical fillers Laura Zimmerman NP uses are Restylane Lyft and Juvederm Voluma along the and often last 1-2 years.
Chin and Jawline Sculpting
A defined jawline balances the facial profile. Often with aging, we develop “jowls” or sagging of skin along the jawline. Strategic placement of filler along the chin and jawline creates a sleek, defined, and youthful profile. Men and women of all ages seek filler for chin and profile balancing. An enhanced chin involves placing of filler to elongate or project the chin to balance one’s proportions.