Lower Face Rejuvenation

Injecting the Lower Third

Aesthetic practitioners offering minimally invasive injectable treatments for rejuvenation of the lower third of the face should start with soft-tissue fillers to provide structure and support before considering botulinum toxins to reduce fine lines, according to an article by Mauricio de Maio, MD, et al, published in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (September 2017). Treatment recommendations offered by the authors of “Facial Assessment and Injection Guide for Botulinum Toxin and Injectable Hyaluronic Acid Fillers: Focus on the Lower Face” include: