Juvederm for Lifting Eyebrows?
- Asked by Miss 24 in somewhere
- 4 years ago
Can the area under the eyebrow close to nose be filled in using Juvederm? As I get older my eyes are starting to take on a "mean" look and my eyebrows are getting "lower." I'm only 25, so my problem is minor and I was hoping this can be addressed by fillers (I'm also getting the tear troughs filled in a little to "freshen up" my eyes). I'm still 100% wrinkle-free and my skin is in good condition otherwise. Below is a picture showing the areas which seems to have depressed over time.
Juvederm is not a good eyebrow lifter
Juvederm, like other hyaluronic acid fillers, is used to fill in hollows or depressions like the tear-troughs or nasolabial folds. It can also be used to fill in hollowing of the upper eyelid. However, if you place Juvederm to gain an eyebrow lift without any volume loss in that area already...then you likely will end up with a lump under the eyebrow and no significant lifting effect. A browlift, which I would NOT recommend for you based on this picture, is the only reliable method to elevate the brow and that does not work as well for the eyebrow near the nose (medial) than it does for the eyebrow near the corner of the eye (lateral).
Botox may help medial brow position
If you don't like the position of your medial brows, even if you dont have any wrinkles, Botox may be helpful. By blocking the tone that is always in the corrugator muscles in that area, Botox can lift and separate the medial eyebrows to produce the pleasing effect you may be seeking.
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