Images of facial volume loss, why and where it occurs. Nonsurgical and surgical treatments for volume loss. Dermal fillers, fat transfer and antiwrinkle
Facial volume loss is accompanied by the loss of blood vessels, fat layers and collagen causing the skin to sink in from the lack of these natural supports. Smoking, prolonged sun exposure, and severe illness also contribute to a general loss of facial volume.
This loss of volume, together with wrinkles and a loss of radiance and a loss of elasticity, causes facial skin to start looking older. Sometimes difficult to describe, a loss of volume is very common and alters the structure and shape of the whole face.
The aged appearance that occurs due to the loss of facial volume is compounded by the atrophy of both the epidermis and the dermis. It has been demonstrated that the drop in estrogen levels during perimenopause and menopause
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Learn more about facial volume loss, also known as midface volume loss, and other signs of aging.