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Dermal Fillers & BOTOX® Cosmetic

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Facial dermal fillers represent a dramatic shift in the practice of facial plastic surgery. With dermal fillers, a hospital/surgery center has been replaced with a comfortable in-office setting and a scalpel has been replaced with a tiny needle. Without a single incision, dermal fillers can reduce wrinkles and folds. And now, in the hands of a skilled surgeon like Dr. David Mabrie, derma fillers can also sculpt and contour facial features for a look that is balanced and beautiful, not just youthful.

What Are Facial Dermal Fillers?

Dermal fillers are injectable treatments made with substances that plump up and renew the skin. These substances are already naturally found in your body. The filler material is gradually and harmlessly absorbed, so results are not permanent. However, treatment is repeatable to ensure long-lasting improvement. There are many FDA-approved dermal fillers to choose from; Dr. Mabrie offers RADIESSE®, JUVÉDERM®, and Restylane® in San Francisco and Pinole.

Featured Cases

Case 210

ABOUT OUR PATIENT This patient initially visited my San Francisco office interested in finding the right kind of filler treatment for bags under her eyes. I noticed her nose was somewhat misshapen and injured as well. She told me it was the result of a Rhinoplasty she had many years ago. There has been a hump reduction during the Rhinoplasty surgery, which had caused the middle cartilaginous port...

Case 367

ABOUT OUR PATIENT "Practice what you preach." Now that's a piece of wisdom I think everyone should follow, especially if you happen to be in the cosmetic surgery biz. You always hear me telling you to stay beautiful by committing to the transformative process of using non-surgical dermal fillers. Well, guess what? I do the same thing myself. For the past six years, I've injected myself with diff...

Case 363

ABOUT OUR PATIENT Bags that develop under your eyes are one of the most problematic effects of aging. What's worse, they can start looking saggy and puffy even if you're still young. Our patient for this case, a young woman living in San Francisco, is only in her 20's and was already experiencing under eye problems After Googling options around the Bay Area, she found my practice, which specializ...

Case 404

ABOUT OUR PATIENT This patient came to me with two goals. The first was to correct his nose, he had a Surgical Rhinoplasty 2 decades previously but felt his nasal bridge could be straighter and his nasal tip more defined. The second was to enhance his cheeks and he was interested in learning the difference between cheek implants, fat transfers and facial dermal fillers. DR. MABRIE'S TREATMENT PL...

Case 392

ABOUT OUR PATIENT What's one of the most common complaints that patients come to me with? "I have bags under my eyes. I'm getting older!" This woman from Hercules came into my office in the San Francisco Bay Area to talk about the state of her face with me. Her biggest concerns were the bags under her eyes along with the shadows they were creating. I knew early on that dermal fillers would be...

Case 405

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Case 119

ABOUT OUR PATIENT When this particular patient, a San Francisco businesswoman, first came in to talk to me about the possibilities of plastic surgery, she wanted to know how to remove the wrinkles that were starting to show in different areas around her face using non-surgical methods. We also talked a little bit about adding more definition to her cheekbone area. This case interested me quite a...

Case 344

ABOUT OUR PATIENT Even though this patient was content with pictures taken from the front, he wasn't satisfied with his profile view. He felt that he needed more chin projection so his features would match the strength of his character. After researching non-surgical chin augmentation in San Francisco, he was referred to my practice. We set up a consultation to find the right solution that would ...

Case 372

ABOUT THIS PATIENT Here's another familiar face for you: Susan, my practice manager! For years and years (and years), you've seen her by my side, running our business, calling the shots and helping folks like you - sometimes even telling me what to do! The truth is, I don't know where I's be today without her. She's taken such good care of me and each and every patient's face that's been put in o...

Case 314

ABOUT OUR PATIENT This patient of mine is an African American man in his 20's. He started becoming interested in non-surgical cosmetic procedures after deciding that he wanted a more defined nose and enhanced facial appearance. After seeing some of my YouTube videos online, he came into our San Francisco office for a consultation to find out how using facial dermal fillers could significantly tra...

Case 339

ABOUT OUR PATIENT Chins say a lot about your face. They can make or break a person's character. This thirty something San Francisco resident knows all about the importance of mandibles from person experience. Like most people, he was subconsciously aware that an understated chin is synonymous with having a "weak" personality. Unfortunately, that's how he felt about his own jawline for the longes...

Case 136

  Background: This San Francisco Bay Area male was interested in modest, but natural lip augmentation.   Dr Mabrie’s Assessment: “Using non-surgical Dermafillers such as Restylane, Juvederm and Elevess are a great method for lip augmentation. I am able to work in real-time with the patient to assure they have as much or as little filler as they like. ...

Case 300

ABOUT OUR PATIENT This African American man in his 20's had a big problem: he had long felt his nose detracted from the rest of his face. While he appreciated its shape in general, he felt it made him look too childlike. During his search for a surgeon experienced in Ethnic Rhinoplasty, my videos caught his eye, so we met in my downtown San Francisco office, where I consulted with him about non...

Case 389

ABOUT OUR PATIENT This young woman from Oakland had been feeling self-conscious of her lips. When she came into my San Francisco office for a consultation, she asked me if it was possible for her lips to look just like how she always wanted them to. I told her that by using dermal filler injections, we could help her lips look fuller without compromising her facial structure's harmony. After try...

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Dr. Mabrie is a skilled injector who uses dermal fillers to provide more complete facial rejuvenation. They can fill wrinkles and add volume to facial features that have thinned through the aging process. They can also refine facial structure for a look that is attractively contoured, even for those who do not have any age-related concerns. Dr. Mabrie is able to achieve improvement with:

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Dr. David Mabrie - Enhancing the Attractive Face with Fillers

June 2013

BOTOX® Cosmetic

dermal fillers aren't your only option for facial rejuvenation. Dr. Mabrie may use BOTOX® Cosmetic instead of (or in addition to) dermal fillers in San Francisco. BOTOX is an excellent option for reducing dynamic wrinkles, those caused by movement of facial muscles over time. The areas most commonly treated with BOTOX are crow's feet and frown lines.

Choose a Skilled Injector

Dr. Mabrie has long recognized the potential of these innovative non-surgical treatments. His unique understanding of facial anatomy, developed through outstanding training and experience as a facial plastic surgeon, enables him to make the most of dermal fillers, using them as a versatile tool for facial sculpting as well as rejuvenation. He performs every injection himself, so every patient receives the ultimate level of care.

dermasculpt Non-Bruising Microcannula

For individuals who choose it, Dr. Mabrie offers a unique microcannula injection technique that helps to reduce facial bruising and swelling. The microcannula technique allows for gentler application with reduced aesthetic side effects following treatment. Dr. Mabrie's skill as an injector has led dermaSculpt®, the maker of the microcannula, to choose him to instruct other practitioners in its use.

For additional information, read what to expect during and after your treatment.

San Francisco Facial Plastic Surgeon David C. Mabrie M.D., F.A.C.S.

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The Surgeon

Dr. David Mabrie offers:

  • Double board certification
  • Excellent training & experience
  • Specialization in the face and neck
  • A trainer's skill in injectable filler techniques
Why Dr. Mabrie
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Contouring facial features with dermal fillers requires a delicate touch, artistic sensibilities, and the medical knowledge of a facial specialist. Don't settle for anything less. Choose a facial plastic surgeon you can trust with your health and beauty.

Dr. Mabrie works with men and women from throughout the Bay Area. Request a consultation online or call us at (415) 445-9513 for more information about facial rejuvenation at our San Francisco or Pinole offices.

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Mabrie Facial Cosmetic: David C. Mabrie, MD
166 Geary Street
13th Floor

San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: (415) 445-9513
Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Mabrie Facial Cosmetic: David C. Mabrie, MD
1700 San Pablo Avenue Suite F
Pinole, CA 94564
(510) 724-3200
Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.