Cosmetic

Cupid Strikes!

Lip injections can be very rewarding.  Hyaluronic acid injections (Juvederm products) are very useful for improving lip definition.  My favorite use for them is to elongate the philtrum (the distance between base of nose and border of upper lid), and…

Asian blepharoplasty

The term Asian blepharoplasty generally refers to an upper eyelid procedure to remove excess tissue that pays special attention to the upper lid skin fold and crease of the Asian eyelid.  Of course, there are countless crease and fold configurations…

Injectable fillers: Enough is Enough!

I’ve spent the past month chasing eyelid filler.  Hyaluronic acid facial fillers (Restylane, Juvederm, Belotero) are often injected in the “tear trough” to try to lessen the shadows (from excess lid tissue or a prominent lid-cheek junction). When injecting in…