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A Guide to Correcting Forehead Lines With Dermal Fillers

Although many beauty products can help maintain your beauty, you can never really escape the signs of facial aging. As you get old and lose your natural skin elasticity, wrinkles can get more prominent and they can become difficult to conceal with a regular skincare routine. Fortunately, cosmetic injectables can do wonders for effectively reducing the appearance of facial lines like forehead wrinkles and glabellar lines. 

So how does a cosmetic filler help manage forehead lines? Dermal filler injections for facial rejuvenation work by filling out the forehead wrinkles and facial creases to improve its appearance. By injecting the dermal filler to the skin, it provides temporary plumping which softens the skin and keeps it smooth and clear from visible facial lines and furrows. It’s a perfectly safe and minimally invasive cosmetic procedure that will solve your skin aging worries without needing plastic surgery. 

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How Dermal Filler Injectables Work for Wrinkles and Lines on Forehead  

One of the leading reasons why you experience forehead wrinkles and lines on the forehead is the loss of collagen in the skin. Collagen is needed to maintain your skin elasticity and smooth wrinkle-free texture, but aging naturally causes collagen production to diminish which leads to sagging and thinning skin that accentuates the appearance of wrinkles. 

Most dermal filler treatments today use hyaluronic acid-based materials to enhance the skin. Hyaluronic acid is an important component of the skin’s foundation that boosts collagen levels so the skin can maintain its desirable suppleness and soft texture. Hyaluronic acid fillers for forehead lines treatment are also proven to work by: 

  • Fills in the wrinkles and lines on the forehead: Dermal fillers are great for correcting moderate to deep wrinkles on the face including the forehead. Injecting fillers can help re-plump your forehead skin by retaining water and stimulating new collagen growth to smooth out existing wrinkles and furrows. 
  • Improves forehead shape for a more natural and youthful appearance: The materials used for soft tissue fillers have a gel-like consistency that works amazingly for adding volume to the skin. With this, dermal fillers can also improve the shape of the forehead for an overall enhanced facial appearance. Your aesthetic provider can strategically place the filler injections in the right areas for a more attractive and youthful line-free forehead contour. 
  • Enhances facial symmetry: Forehead fillers are also a great non-surgical option for fixing an asymmetrical face. Fillers add volume and increase the fullness in the forehead area, which in turn helps create better balance to the facial features while making sure that the skin is free from horizontal forehead wrinkles and frown lines.

Best Dermal Filler Options for Forehead Lines   

Consulting with your plastic surgeon or aesthetic practitioner can help you better understand how a dermal filler injection can work for your specific facial concern. With a wide variety of facial fillers available in the market, your provider can assist in choosing the appropriate filler option for your desired results and aesthetic goals. 

Here are the common dermal filler options for the treatment of horizontal forehead lines: 

 JuvédermRestylane Belotero  Radiesse 
What type of filler is it Juvéderm products are hyaluronic acid-based fillers that help eliminate wrinkles and fine lines, and restore facial volume for improved contour and skin plumpness. 
For treating deep forehead lines and facial wrinkles, Juvéderm Vollure XC, Juvéderm Ultra Plus XC, and Juvéderm Ultra XC are the best filler injections that can be used. 
Restylane dermal fillers are also made from hyaluronic acid and it’s also available in different formulations for treating specific facial issues. 
The best Restylane fillers for moderate to severe facial lines are Restylane Lyft (formerly known Perlane), Restylane Refyne, and Restylane Defyne. 
Belotero Balance is another hyaluronic acid-based dermal filler. This filler injection can correct many skin aging concerns such as nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and forehead wrinkles. Radiesse is a dermal filler consisting of calcium hydroxylapatite (CaHA) particles which are said to stimulate new collagen production in the skin. 
Radiesse fillers can treat deep facial wrinkles, including forehead lines, smile lines, and creases around the nose and mouth. 
What makes it different from other brands of dermal filler As an HA filler, Juvéderm has a high concentration of hyaluronic acid compared to other dermal fillers and it has a smooth gel material so it’s good at correcting wrinkles in tight facial areas.  Restylane has a firmer and thicker gel consistency than that of Juvéderm fillers so they tend to stay in place once injected in the wrinkled area. Belotero fillers have a soft gel material and they provide subtle natural-looking enhancements for lines and wrinkles on the skin. It has a water-based smooth gel that’s also thick in consistency, which makes it last longer than any other HA fillers.  
Expected results Its plumping and wrinkle-erasing effects can last for 12 months. Results from Restylane fillers can last for up to 6 months for facial wrinkles and lines. Belotero filler treatments can give results that last for up to 12 months. As a wrinkle treatment, Radiesse results can last for 12 to 18 months. 
Cost The cost of Juvéderm treatment can range from $750 to $1750. Per syringe, Restylane dermal fillers can cost around $500 to $700.Belotero can cost about $625 per treatment.  One session of Radiesse can cost about $1,050. 

Benefits of Dermal Filler Injections for Forehead Lines 

With dermal filler treatments, erasing forehead lines and rejuvenating your beauty and appearance has never been easier. Here are some other advantages of getting forehead filler injections: 

  • It’s a convenient, outpatient treatment that doesn’t require a lot of downtime 
  • It’s safe and has very minimal side effects which are all manageable and lasts only for a few days 
  • It provides instant visible results compared to other cosmetic injections and procedures 
  • It boosts your natural hyaluronic acid and collagen levels for skin rejuvenating effects that can get better over time 
  • They can be combined with other injectables such as Botox injections to keep lines and wrinkles from forming on the skin 

Read More: What’s the Best Collagen Filler for the Face?

How to Know if Forehead Fillers Are for You  

Your cosmetic treatment plan depends on your provider’s assessment of the depth and extent of your wrinkles and your current skin condition. In other cases, they may also suggest a Botox treatment to correct your forehead lines. Here’s an overview of the differences between fillers and Botox, and how to know which treatment works better for you: 

 Botox Dermal Fillers 
How it works Botulinum toxin or Botox cosmetic injections are better known as wrinkle relaxers, and they work by blocking nerve signals that induce muscle contraction and facial movement. Dermal filler injections essentially fill out hollow creases and facial wrinkles on the skin. It also corrects age-related volume loss by adding fullness to the skin. 
How long until it shows results It can take at least a week for a Botox injection to take effect, and two weeks for full results to become visible It can provide immediate visible plumping effects to instantly soften wrinkles and lines 
How long its effects last The wrinkle-reducing effects of Botox can last anywhere from 3 to 6 months Although fillers can be absorbed by the skin, they can last longer than neurotoxin injections and remain for 12 to 18 months 
What type of wrinkles do they treat best Since it technically relaxes the facial muscles, Botox works best for correcting dynamic wrinkles or those that have developed due to repeated facial expressionsDermal filler treatments best target static wrinkles and are ideally used for adding volume for better facial shape and contour 

Get Quality Dermal Filler Injections at aNu Aesthetics 

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If you want to know why many individuals are getting dermal fillers, set up a skin consultation with your aesthetic provider and see the great wrinkle-correcting effects of the injections for yourself. There’s definitely no harm in trying cosmetic injectable treatments, especially if you’re looking to achieve a smoother, wrinkle-free face. At aNu Aesthetics, our team of expert aestheticians makes sure to create a dermal filler treatment that’s tailored to your skin needs and goals. We offer a wide range of dermal filler products and other cosmetic injections for your skin treatments. To get started with dermal fillers, call us now and book your appointment.

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What is your perfect cosmetic filler? Whether in your lips, cheeks, or anywhere else, our providers know exactly how to make you look your best. Call us today to learn more.


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