Effects of Non Surgical Nose Job with Restylane Last Longer After Repeated Injections?

Do the effects of non-surgical nose jobs (on the nose bridge, under the forehead)with Restylane last longer after the third or fourth injection? I have been told that after a couple of touch ups the body builds up collagen and the effects last longer. I would like to know what they mean by this collagen build up and whether it is true. Thank you

Doctor Answers 1

Longer lasting results with repeat tissue filler rhinoplasties?

{{ voteCount >= 0 ? '+' + (voteCount + 1) : (voteCount + 1) }}

This is a very interesting question. I don't think the answer is out yet. My experience is mixed. I have patients who feel the third and further injections lasted longer and at times I have agreed. The use of Sculptra has a theoretical base to suggest that yes repeat injection will result in longer even permanent improvements, although I don't have personal experience.

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.