What is the Y Method of Facial Fillers to Lift the Face?

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Y Injection Method of Fillers

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Fillers can be injected in multiple ways, different sizes of needles, different length of needles, different types of needles (sharp vs blunt).  Additionally, the filler can be injected in a linear fashion or in depot type method.  Each injector has their own methods which they have works the best for them.  I chose to use and "S" type injection using a flexible blunt cannula.  I have found that this matches the natural curvature of the face, reduces the incidence of bruising and gives a slight lifting effect.  However, no one method is applicable to all patients, so the technique, needles, filler product, etc needs to be customized to each patient's needs.

 

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