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Dr. Kuzel injecting dermal filler
Dr. Paul Kuzel

The Filler Effect

As we age, our face naturally loses subcutaneous fat, causing facial muscles to work closer to the surface of the skin. Facial atrophy exacerbated by the effects of gravity, sun exposure and years of facial muscle movement take their toll on our physical appearance as fine lines, deep folds and volume loss or hollowing become more pronounced in the face.