How can I find a doctor who specializes in or has done many procedures with under eye fillers for tear troughs in my area (CT)?
Connecticut Doctor Recommendation for Tear Trough Injection
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Experience is the key to getting good results in the tear trough area.
Experience is the key to getting good results in the tear trough area. It is a tricky procedure to perform, and is best done by a board certified dermatologist, ophthalmologist, or plastic surgeon, I prefer to use hyaluronic fillers such as Restylane or Juvederm in this area because they can be disolved if the doctor or patient does like the result.
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Injectables inthe tear trough area
Injectables in the tear trough area can be a tricky thing. You should find a board certified plastic surgeon, facial plastic surgeon, oculoplastic surgeon, or dermatologist who performs injectables. Good luck.
Tear trough injections rejuvenate the lower eyelid.
You should go to a board-certified doctor that is experienced with injectable fillers, and has lots of photos demonstrating favorable results.
My preference for the lower eyelid groove is Silikon-1000 which gives completely natural, permanent results. I have several photos on my profile here at RealSelf.com you could look at.
If you decide to get Silikon-1000, make sure your doctor discusses the position of the FDA and "off-label" applications. And also make sure your doctor is a very experienced injector, since the proper use of Silikon-1000 is critical.
Juvederm works well, and I've seen it last over a year. Since Juvederm attracts water, you can get a bulge if too much is placed.
Again, go for 1) board-certified, 2)lots of photos, 3)experience experience experience. Of course, you should like the person as well...
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