Eliminates dark circles with hyaluronic acid

Written by: Dr. Jesús Sierra Antiñolo
Edited by: Top Doctors®

The everyday stress, fatigue, lack of sleep and poor nutrition increase unsightly dark circles that form around the eyes, and the emergence of the groove that is formed under the lower eyelid and cheekbone.

The rings, as they are commonly called, are a depression or subsidence sometimes of a darker color than the rest of the surrounding skin, which locates in the groove or tear called "valley of tears". In most cases, usually congenital or hereditary. Palpebro malar groove is a line of skin depression formed between the lower eyelid and upper malar previous. It is usually caused by the presence of bags in the lower eyelid and, if the bag is small, can be treated. 

What is the treatment?

The treatment against dark circles does significantly improve a tired and sad look for the presence of the sinking of the eyecup and the presence of the groove that forms below the lower eyelid and cheekbone (malar palpebro groove). When the patient has a very marked and accompanied by large bags palpebro malar groove, you should treat them with injections of hyaluronic acid to fill the groove under the eyes.

The treatment is performed with small microinjections as deposits or the tracing linear injection (needle insertion under the skin and then apply the product while the needle is removed), along with needle depending microcannula or tissue and consistency. A filling hyaluronic acid specific for this area produces virtually no edema applies retains water, so the post treatment edema is minimal. Undercorrection careful not to overdo and reviewed in a month if you need a little retouching is always done.


Duration of treatment

The duration of the correction depends on the age, malar lax ligaments and skin quality of this area. But in general, it can reach 1-2 years his good result. This area is poor in hyaluronidase (an enzyme that destroys hyaluronic acid) at a greater permanence of hyaluronic acid is noted that in other parts of the face.

As for the immediate side effects, there may be some swelling and some small hematoma that with proper treatment, refers in a few days.




*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dr. Jesús Sierra Antiñolo
Aesthetic Medicine

Dr. Sierra Antoñolo is a pioneer in the use of botulinum toxin treatments, implant threads of gold and prolene both male and female skins, liposuction under local anesthesia, and other techniques for facial rejuvenation and body shaping. After more than 25 years of experience, she has its own clinic. Academically, he graduated with outstanding qualification and is now specialist teacher training doctors about injection techniques wrinkles with botulinum toxin and hyaluronic acid as well as implant techniques gold thread Prolene and traction being pioneer in this treatment. Dr. Sierra specializes in the treatment of male and female facial rejuvenation.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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