What is this V shaped ridge/lump on my forehead? (photos)

I have had this for a while. It seems to be a hard bone in a wide v shape. It looks terrible & I am wondering why I have it and what it is!

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What is this V shaped ridge/lump on my forehead?

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Hello and thanks for your question.
This is due to corrugator or forehead muscles  and can be improved with botox.
Best wishes,
Dr Sajjadian

What is this V shaped ridge/lump on my forehead?

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This is an anatomic insertion of the frontalis muscles that could be improved with BOTOX injections...

Frown lines from corrugator muscle

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The V-shaped ridge is prominent Corrugator (frown) muscles.  This muscle (and its resulting ridge) can be relaxed with botulinum toxin (Botox, Dysport, Xeomin) injection.

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Forehead muscles

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The line are due to muscles in forehead Botox will help. The best option would be to see a board certified plastic surgeon or dermatologist. 

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