Aesthetic Medicine

Lateral nappage of the face with hyaluronic acid

Lateral nappage of the face with hyaluronic acid

By Doctor Sandrine Sebban We all know about hyaluronic acid injections into targeted areas in the middle of the face (under-eye shadows, nasolabial folds, marionette lines, etc.). Today, the trend is to inject into the lateral parts of the face with the aim of restoring the face’s original volumes and […]

REFINING THE JAWLINE

REFINING THE JAWLINE

By Doctor Catherine de Goursac In order to get rid of a double chin, we must destroy the adipocytes and firm up and reshape the tissues. This is the challenge that aesthetic medicine is currently tackling, using a combination of innovative methods such as HIFU, tensor threads, low-frequency lasers and […]

Illuminating the lower part of the face

Illuminating the lower part of the face

By Doctor Thierry Boisaubert Ptosis, vertical wrinkles, hollows, thinning lips and a retracted chin: the lower third of the face can greatly suffer from the effects of aging. But luckily, a wide variety of effective techniques are available to treat this area. The more the face has aged, the more […]

Treating the face’s hollow volumes

Treating the face’s hollow volumes

By Doctors Philippe Kestemont and Cécile Winter The face’s beauty is often correlative with the softness of its contours and the harmony of its proportions. What are the mechanisms of facial aging, the areas that hollow out, and the treatments that enable us to avoid looking “done”? The anatomical bases […]

Considering the facial dynamics

Considering the facial dynamics

By Doctor Thierry Michaud Alongside the basic facial expressions (joy, anger, sadness, fear, surprise and disgust) we possess a large number of complex facial expressions, which represent a whole other emotional language and use extremely complex neuronal mechanisms. Negative facial expressions Three key areas of the face are affected by […]