Filler or Plastic Surgery
For patients under 60, or whose skin is moderately firm, placement of a hyaluronic filler can correct this problem quite readily. My preference for this area is Restylane since I feel it gives better support. However, Juvederm can be used, especially if there are other areas to be filled that are more adaptable to this filler.
The filler is injected into the small triangle that seems to form with the down-turned smile. This is done with a fanning technique approaching at different...