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Ask An Expert > Alexander Rivkin Message Board > what is the best filler for under eye hollows

Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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  January 10, 2011 5:21 AM

First use Restylane. Than if happy try Juvederm or Fat transfer. From MIAMI Dr. Darryl J. Blinski

Plastic surgeon
los angeles, CA
United States
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Hyaluronic acid only  January 10, 2011 10:40 AM

I prefer Juvederm to Restylane in the under eye hollows, but one can get good results from both. Different practitioners have their own preference for Restylane vs Juvederm. However, it should be one of those two. The reason is that HA fillers are reversible and the under eye area is unpredictable as far as how much swelling will take place after injection. Any bumps can be reversed with enzyme if an HA filler is used. There is no need to use anything else because HA (especially Juvederm) lasts for several years under the eyes. The most important factor in the success of the procedure is choosing an experienced and proficient injector. Always ask to see before and after photos.

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