Restylane Vital – can I change my face shape with it?

Hello dr. Irwin, I am 44 years old . Recently I found out that my face changed, oval of face poped down, I got saggy chin. Now I make biorevitalisation with Restlayn Vital. But that does not looks like very effective for my problems. Can I have your opienion about that please ? Thanks.

I’m sorry to say that, if you told your doctor clearly that you wanted more of a lift, the Restylane Vital is not a good choice, in my opinion.   This product is currently available in Europe and other parts of the world, but not the U.S.  (yet). 

This product is very light (more dilute), and is meant to be injected all over the face at close intervals to provide superficial hydration.   It works well for that.   It is not meant for lifting.  For that, you would want a more robust product (higher G prime) like Perlane or Voluma.

Hope this helps,   Dr. I

Dr. Brandith Irwin, MD

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