How much is a conservative amount of Juvederm or Restylane?

Hello Dr. Irwin, My sister is a client of yours and told me about skintour.com Love it. I watched the juvederm injection video and was wondering how many syringes of juvederm you used. Am considering a filler and I too want to go conservative the first time around. My marionette lines are similiar to the patient you injected so trying to get a sense of what you consider conservative. Thanks so much.

Thank you for reading! I almost never inject fillers like Juvederm or Restylane at more than 1 or 2 syringes in a visit. I really recommend starting with one the first time unless your doctor really feels like you have a lot of volume loss. It’s surprising what can be accomplished with 1-2 syringes.

 

Hope this helps, Dr. I

 

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