Is this the aftermath of CO2 and Ultherapy combined?
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Ultherapy / CO2 Laser- Long Term Results
Overheating facial tissue can deplete Filler
Your question is a good one. What you are describing is a thermodynamic soft tissue interaction which results in midface volume loss. Combination therapy with fillers, energy devices (ulthera) and laser (CO2), can have some positive aesthetic effects but can also have some side-effects from interactions, similar to taking 2 or more oral medications which negatively interact.
In your case, the combination of a strong ablative laser (co2) and deep tissue energy device (ulthera) may have depleted some facial fat and volume. Good news is your midface volume loss can be corrected with a cohesive gel filler such as Voluma.
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