Soft Tissue Augmentation of the Temporal Brow in Browlifting Surgery

  • David E.E. Holck
  • Jill A. Foster
  • Manuel A. Lopez
  • Kevin A. Kalwerisky


Over the past decade, improved appreciation of facial aging changes have modified management considerations for facial rejuvenation. In the brow region, traditional changes of soft tissue descent due to loss of skin elasticity and gravitational effect have been updated to include soft tissue and bony volume loss (deflation).1,2 Thus, optimal management of age-related brow ptosis should address these changes.


Endoscopic Technique Skin Elasticity Soft Tissue Augmentation Facial Rejuvenation Soft Tissue Volume 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David E.E. Holck
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jill A. Foster
    • 3
  • Manuel A. Lopez
    • 4
  • Kevin A. Kalwerisky
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyThe University of Texas at San Antonio, Health Sciences CenterUSA
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyOculofacial Plastics and Orbital Service, Wilford Hall Medical CenterSan AntonioUSA
  3. 3.The Eye Center of Columbus, Department of OphthalmologyThe Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  4. 4.Health Sciences Center, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Department of OtolaryngologyFacial Plastics Service, The University of Texas at San AntonioSan AntonioUSA
  5. 5.Health Sciences Center, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, San AntonioOculofacial Plastic Surgery, The University of Texas at San AntonioUSA

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