16 doctors weighed in:
Is there way to eliminate the crinkle in the forehead between eyebrows (from frowning) without cosmetic surgery?
16 doctors weighed in

Dr. Annette Occhialini
Surgery - Plastics
4 doctors agree
In brief: Botox
Neurotoxins like Botox and Dysport are the best nonsurgical way to improve frown lines.

In brief: Botox
Neurotoxins like Botox and Dysport are the best nonsurgical way to improve frown lines.
Dr. Annette Occhialini
Dr. Annette Occhialini
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Dr. David Wishnew
I have found that the most effective way to eliminate this crease involves two steps. First, Botox in injected. After several days' delay to get paralysis of the muscles, fat can be grafted into the area. The immobility of the area allows for a better take of the grafted fat and may eliminate the crease
Dr. Zahid Niazi
Cosmetic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Botox=happy<frowns
Reserach has shown that when glabellar furrows or frown lines are improved with botox, there is some additional benefit in that patients are happier as they do not have the negative image of the frown lines to keep them low.
Botox, xeomin (incobotulinumtoxin a) & Dysport are all temporary muscle paralytics and more permanent results can be obtained with cosmetic surgery.

In brief: Botox=happy<frowns
Reserach has shown that when glabellar furrows or frown lines are improved with botox, there is some additional benefit in that patients are happier as they do not have the negative image of the frown lines to keep them low.
Botox, xeomin (incobotulinumtoxin a) & Dysport are all temporary muscle paralytics and more permanent results can be obtained with cosmetic surgery.
Dr. Zahid Niazi
Dr. Zahid Niazi
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Dr. ELizabeth Kinsley
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Botox
A Botox injection will get rid of the crease in time and will last 3-5 months.

In brief: Botox
A Botox injection will get rid of the crease in time and will last 3-5 months.
Dr. ELizabeth Kinsley
Dr. ELizabeth Kinsley
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Dr. Francisco Agullo
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Botox
Repeated treatments with Botox and fillers may help.

In brief: Botox
Repeated treatments with Botox and fillers may help.
Dr. Francisco Agullo
Dr. Francisco Agullo
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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Botox or radio frequency corrugator ablation.
Improve is a better word.

In brief: Yes
Botox or radio frequency corrugator ablation.
Improve is a better word.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
Botox will help forehead crinkles, but it will only last 3-6 months.
Dr. Scott Zevon
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Injections of Dysport or Botox can minimize, for a period of 3-4 months the muscle activity that causes these wrinkles to occur.

In brief: Yes
Injections of Dysport or Botox can minimize, for a period of 3-4 months the muscle activity that causes these wrinkles to occur.
Dr. Scott Zevon
Dr. Scott Zevon
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Dr. William Adams
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Botox-Dysport-Xeomin
Injectables that lessen the muscle activity of the corrugator muscle decrease the crinkle if it is not too deep.
If it is static, or does not go away without movement, then fillers such as juvederm or Restylane (dermal fillers) may help. Total fx laser is also helpful.

In brief: Botox-Dysport-Xeomin
Injectables that lessen the muscle activity of the corrugator muscle decrease the crinkle if it is not too deep.
If it is static, or does not go away without movement, then fillers such as juvederm or Restylane (dermal fillers) may help. Total fx laser is also helpful.
Dr. William Adams
Dr. William Adams
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Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Yes
Yes, Botox can remove crinkles in the forehead, although the result will only last for 4-5 months.

In brief: Yes
Yes, Botox can remove crinkles in the forehead, although the result will only last for 4-5 months.
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
Dr. Ricardo Rodriguez
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