What Options do I Have for Filling Forehead Dent, Filler, Fat Graft, etc? (photo)

I've had a this forehead dent since I was four, when I hit my head on something hard. It has always bothered me. I'm thinking it's compressed layers of my skin or necrosis of fat with underlying scar tissue. How would I be able to fix this? Fat graft? Juvederm? Botox?

Doctor Answers 2

Filling Forehead Dent

Fillers such as Juvederm will provide  temporary correction of the forehead depression. Fat grafting will give you  permanent improvement. Botox, a neuromodulator, will limit muscular contraction but this will not improve the contour of your forehead. 

Beverly Hills Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Injectible fillers and fat grafting...can both be helpful

Injectible fillers can provide a temporary result [up to about a year], while fat grafting can be a great long term solution. Make sure you choose an experience surgeon.

BOtox will NOT help in this case.

A.J. Amadi, MD
Seattle Oculoplastic Surgeon
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