Facial Fillers

  • Mina Boulos
  • Steven Halepas
  • Elie M. Ferneini


The demand for minimally invasive surgical correction of the aging face has significantly increased over the past 10 years. Facial fillers are generally easy and safe procedures but the practitioner needs to be mindful of the complex anatomy of the face as well as the limitations of the materials. This chapter will discuss the most common fillers and provide step-by-step approaches of augmenting different areas of the face with explanations of common techniques, and finally the anesthetic options available to the provider.


Facial Fillers Cosmetic Minimally invasive Plastics Maxillofacial Surgery Soft tissue Dermal 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mina Boulos
    • 1
  • Steven Halepas
    • 2
  • Elie M. Ferneini
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Thomas Jefferson University HospitalPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.Department of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryNew York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical CenterNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Beau Visage Med Spa, Greater Waterbury OMSCheshireUSA
  4. 4.Division of Oral and Maxillofacial SurgeryUniversity of ConnecticutFarmingtonUSA

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