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re deep lines around my mouth and augmenting top lip.. as a filler? i am 52yo.

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BEST FILLER  December 6, 2008 1:14 AM

I strongly recommend Artecoll which is collagen and PMMA microspheres. The cost is $650 Dollars per syinge and typical treatments require two to four syringes.

I do not recommend aquamid.

Feel free to contact me for more information

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Aquamid is a great filler  December 12, 2008 4:25 PM

I like it quite a bit, but its not FDA approved yet, so it can't be used in the US. I was part of the FDA trials, so I've had some experience with Aquamid. If you live outside the US, I would recommend Aquamid over Artecoll. The safety record of Aquamid is significantly better than that of Artecoll.



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