When Caucasian patients are seeking filler for volume loss along the face it is important for patients to realize that volume loss is not confined to one portion of the face, but encompasses the entire face. This global approach allows for a more natural balance. In patients of Caucasian background, the choice of filler is based on the skin thickness and location of the area of concern
For more information see the Facial Filler Homepage.
Frequently Asked Questions
Does Dr. Shah have a preference for filler for Caucasian patients?
No, he bases it on individual anatomy and area to be treated.
Does Dr Shah show me where he is going to inject prior to injection of fillers?
Yes, he uses a light white pencil tracing (don't worry it wipes off) that highlights where he will inject.