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2 Doctor Answers | Asked by yesenia 2009 in Los Angeles, CA
We are not advocates of Fraxel and Q-switched alexandrite for dark circles. We believe that the results are much more compelling using Restylane or Juvederm and the "tear trough" injection technique. Since the dark circles are caused by thinning skin tissue under the eyes, the most effective way to treat the condition is to plump the tissue in this area. Note that this technique is one that many practitioners have not mastered. The injections need to be placed "under the...
I frequently combine these two lasers in one treatment session for the very best results. Please see my photos if you would like to see some great examples of improvement in this area. Take care, Dr. Groff