What is the best way to remove nasolabial folds? (Photos)

I am a 27-year-old female and I have recently noticed that my nasolabial folds are becoming deeper, especially on my left side. Am I a candidate for fillers? Can one syringe give me good results or will I require more filler? Could Retin-A or chemical peels help to improve the area? What is the best course of treatment in my case? Thank you for your help!

Doctor Answers 2

Nasolabial folds

Hello, and thanks for your question and photos. I would look into Sculptra, which may be a good choice for you. This is a milk sugar-derivative that is injected to increase production of collagen. Sculptra is therefore good for global regeneration. In order to determine the best treatment plan for you, I recommend an in-person consultation with an expert. Best of luck, Dr. Frucht.   


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Filler for nasolabial fold lines

From the picture it appears that an HA filler such as Juvederm could help you with your lines.  I think one vial properly placed can ease the parentheses appearance that is evident.  Of course, an in person evaluation is always best to know how to proceed.

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