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Festoon Treatment

Festoons are excess wrinkled and crinkly tissue on the lower eyelids and upper cheek. In this video, Dr. Niamtu describes an effective, non-surgical treatment. For more information visit Joe Niamtu, III DMD Cosmetic Facial Surgery Richmond, Virginia

Treating Lower Eyelid and Cheek Festoons with Injectable Fillers

This blog is aimed at doctors or patients that are interested in improving festoons (bags on the cheek under the eyelids) with injectable fillers. Many times, severe festoons require laser treatment, but moderate festoons can frequently be improved with fillers. Before and after pictures are available at For more information about cosmetic facial surgery […]

Festoons: the baggage you don’t need!

Malar Festoons are the baggy pouches that form under the lower eyelids and on the upper cheek. I have been treating them with laser resurfacing for the last 15 years. Festoons are a result of numerous causes including sun damage to the skin, fat loss of the cheek area, periorbital changes of skin, muscle and […]