The area between the lower eyelid and upper cheek is referred to as the 'Tear Trough'. As we age these change in appearance becoming longer, deeper and more shadowed. This is a normal part of the ageing process but gives the impression of being tired and less youthful looking.
Various factors contribute to this formation and your practitioner may suggest a treatment plan that includes strengthening the upper cheek to support the area as well as treating the Tear Trough itself for the best cosmetic result. These treatments are delivered with dermal fillers for a soft and natural correction. The strength of the skin in this area is another factor to consider and you may be recommended a treatment to improve the quality of the skin ranging from a topical treatment to radio frequency skin tightening.
Treatment options for Tear Troughs include: