With a thinner face, which would be better filler or Fraxel?

I am 59 and have always had a very thin face. Had Juviderm for volumn 5 months agod, but on the cheekbone area have uneven skin. Will Fraxel help or should I just get more juviderm.

I just want to clarify this. If you are saying that you have a little lumpiness over the cheekbone area after your Juvederm, then only having more filler to even it out, letting it just wear off, or dissolving a little of it to even it out by your dermatologist or provider will help.


If you are saying that you have brown spots or uneven skin color over the area now and are maybe noticing it more with the extra volume there, then the Fraxel or Fraxel Dual will help you more.


Hope this helps,  Dr. I


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