Wrinkles of the lion and the forehead
How to treat the wrinkles of the lion and the forehead
These wrinkles are expression lines.
They are due to a tonic muscle contraction.
They appear very early in life and will worsen over the years but also with external aggressions (sun, cold …), stress, poor skin hygiene (tobacco, dehydration …).
The best known are :
– The wrinkle of the lion (between the 2 eyebrows), which often gives an upset or scowl
– Forehead wrinkles, which make you look tired or surprised
THE LION’S WRINKLE (between the 2 eyebrows) :
The best known, the one that bothers women and men the most, especially in a world today where appearance is so important, where photos circulate so easily on social networks.
Why treat it :
She gives a scowl, annoyed look.
It can even give headaches to people who contract it permanently by their profession.
THE WRINKLES OF THE FOREHEAD :
Due to the contraction of the frontal muscle, they form a series of waves over the forehead over time.
The frontal muscle allows us to raise our eyebrows.
This is why in some people who have a small forehead, the reduction of the contraction of the frontal muscle may not be recommended, especially with the natural sagging skin that accompanies aging.
Why treat them :
They give a surprised, sad and tired look.
How to relax these expression lines :
The basis of the treatment is to reduce the muscle contraction that causes these wrinkles.
It is very important to have a harmonious and very natural effect.
Our solutions to treat lion and forehead wrinkles :
– Botulinum toxin, commonly known as Botox®. (treatment of choice)
Alternatives or too marked wrinkles :
– Hyaluronic acid
– Skin boosters
– Cellular regeneration by Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP or vampire lift)
– Fractional laser
– Picocare laser
– HIFU Focused Ultrasound
– Radiofrequency (Exilis Elite®)