Dermal Fillers & BOTOX® Cosmetic
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.
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ABOUT OUR PATIENT This particular case is one that I'm very excited to share with you. This patient had been seeking help around San Francisco for non-surgical rejuvenation when he found our practice online. He knew he wanted to look more refreshed to reflect his charismatic personality, but he wasn't sure what kind of treatment would help him accomplish this. DR. MABRIE'S TREATMENT PLAN During...
About Our Patient This young professional woman had just moved to Northern California with her daughter when she found me online. She was worried that her face was looking too tired, thanks to shadows that were appearing under her eyes. We talked about her non-surgical cosmetic options in-depth during a consultation in my downtown San Francisco office. Although she was mostly concer...
ABOUT OUR PATIENT After doing some research about noninvasive cosmetic surgery online, this young man from Brazil stopped by my San Francisco office for a consultation. He had a clear vision of what he wanted to improve-his nose. He wanted to remove a small distracting bump and make the tip appear more upturned. Facial dermal filler treatments are ideal for these kinds of aesthetic defects, so I ...
ABOUT OUR PATIENT Developing bags under your eyes is a common sign of aging that can be easily remedied with the use of facial Dermal Fillers. This particular patient of mine, from Northern California, approached me about the bags she started seeing beneath her eyes. She visited my office located in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area, and we discussed non-invasive, non-surgical cosmetic so...
ABOUT OUR PATIENT Although this Bay Area resident leads an active lifestyle and maintains a great physique, he was beginning to notice common signs of aging around the neck and jawline area. He didn’t want a lengthy recovery time because of his busy schedule, making non-surgical treatments the best option. DR. MABRIE’S TREATMENT PLAN During our consultation, ...
Background: This woman, from Modesto, was now in her 50's and wanted to rejuvenate her looks. She spent time researching cosmetic surgeons and procedures, and decided to consult with Dr. Mabrie after reviewing his website. They discussed options for giving her a younger and more attractive looking face. She had never received Dermafillers before and was concerned about bruising, as she did no...
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...
Achieve similar results non-surgically! Check out this case: Non-Surgical Rhinoplasty Background: This woman had long considered Rhinoplasty surgery. Her nasal tip was full and similar in size and shape to the nose of her father. While she liked his nose on him, she wanted something softer and more feminine. After searching several plastic surgery websites of doctors in San Francisco, she...
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...
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:
- Brow/forehead dermal fillers
- Temple dermal fillers
- Eye dermal fillers
- Nose dermal fillers
- Cheek dermal fillers
- Nasolabial fold dermal fillers
- Lip dermal fillers
- Chin dermal fillers
Dr. David Mabrie - Enhancing the Attractive Face with Fillers
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.
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.Request a Consultation
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.