Ask a doctor

How Well Does Ematrix Reduce Deep Wrinkles in the Corners of the Mouth?

What is the effective skin depth of Ematrix?

Doctor Answers 1

EMatrix and the mouth

I do not recommend eMatrix for the mouth. The company that makes the laser (Syneron) specifically advises that the mouth area be avoided. eMatrix is for superficial lines, wrinkles, texture, and scarring, not deep wrinkles or creases. If you have deep wrinkles around the mouth, I suggest you consult with a physician about dermal fillers (Restylane or Juvederm), but don't get eMatrix for this - it's not a good area to be treated, and it doesn't have the ability to treat deep wrinkles.

Las Vegas Dermatologist
4.5 out of 5 stars 9 reviews

Have a question? Ask a doctor

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.