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Marionette fold filler Melbourne

The lines that extend from your mouth corners down to your jawline are known as marionette folds. Marionette lines and folds can be treated in Melbourne with dermal filler to rejuvenate the appearance of your face. Marionette fold filler reduces visible sagging, adds support to the mouth corners, and reduces shadowing on your lower face for a refreshed appearance.

Dermal fillers are used to improve marionette folds by adding support to the overlying skin. They added volume to softly fill out the hollow areas, immediately improving the appearance of the marionette folds.


Treatment takes 10-20 mins. No downtime.

Minimal discomfort. Numbing available.

Result is immediate. Reversible if required.

To maintain look, revisit every 12-24 months.


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Noticing heavy mouth corners and sagging folds around your mouth? Often referred to as marionette folds, the creases that run from the corners of the mouth and extend down and out towards the jawline are known as melomental grooves. A common sign of ageing, marionette lines give an aged appearance, and can give you a sad-looking smile as the sagging skin pulls your mouth corners down.

Dermal filler injections to the marionette folds are a quick treatment option that can naturally rejuvenate the marionette folds. Available in Melbourne, marionette fold dermal fillers add volume and support to the overlying skin, reducing the severity of the folds. It also supports the mouth corners, giving you a softer resting face.

At Cosmetic Connection Melbourne, you can look forward to a comprehensive and detailed approach to your bespoke marionette fold filler treatment. During your appointment, our doctors will discuss your options, and design a treatment plan aligned with your goals and expectations. Marionette fold fillers can be combined with downturned mouth injections for a more optimal result.


Having marionette fold dermal filler in Melbourne has benefits including:

  • Reduces the appearance of marionette folds
  • Improves the appearance of sagging skin
  • Supports the corners of the mouth, for a more lifted appearance

Injecting dermal filler to the marionette folds is a simple, quick and no downtime treatment available at Cosmetic Connection Melbourne.

Preparation & aftercare

How to prepare for marionette fold filler in Melbourne:

  • Remove all makeup immediately before your appointment
  • Avoid consuming excessive alcohol within 24 hours of your appointment
  • Refrain from intense exercise immediately before your appointment

Marionette fold filler Melbourne aftercare:

  • Avoid makeup, excessive alcohol and intense exercise until the following day
  • Gently apply a wrapped ice pack to the treated areas to minimise swelling and bruising
  • Refrain from applying pressure to the treated areas for 7 days
  • Mild discomfort and swelling in the treated areas are to be expected
  • Small lumps related to local swelling may occur and will resolve over a few weeks

Before & after

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Before and after marionette fold fillers in Melbourne for our patient.

We also softened her nasolabial folds for a refreshed appearance.

Before and after marionette fold dermal filler in Melbourne to reduce the lines seen extending from the corners of this patient’s mouth.

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    Cosmetic Connection is a dedicated marionette fold filler injection clinic in Melbourne. Our clinic excels in providing a first-class service, and our cosmetic doctors are some of the most experienced in the country.

    We offer a purely bespoke approach to marionette fold filler injections in Melbourne, and will work with you to understand your concerns and develop a bespoke treatment plan to achieve your aesthetic goals.

    If you want tailored marionette fold filler treatment in Melbourne, choose the cosmetic doctors at Cosmetic Connection.

    Marionette lines, also known as marionette folds, or melomental grooves, are the creases of skin that extend down and outwards from your mouth corners to your jawline.

    Marionette lines are caused by volume loss in the chin and lower face, and sagging of skin and facial fat.

    If you’re searching for marionette fold filler near me online and are based in Melbourne, Cosmetic Connection offers safe and effective marionette fold filler performed by qualified and experienced medical professionals.

    Before dermal filler is injected into your marionette folds, the skin over the area will be cleaned, marked and numbed.

    Dermal filler is then placed into the marionette folds using tiny needles or blunt-tipped cannulae.

    The marionette fold filler will then be moulded to ensure a smooth result.

    With a gentle approach and the appropriate use of anaesthesia, marionette fold filler has minimal discomfort.

    At Cosmetic Connection Melbourne, your comfort is one of our highest priorities. With the use of premium products that are mixed with local anaesthetic, and a range of strong numbing options, treating your marionette folds with dermal fillers has very little discomfort.

    Treating marionette lines and folds with dermal filler gives an immediate result. However, it is important to allow 2-3 days for any swelling to resolve, and 2-4 weeks for the filler to settle.

    Marionette fold dermal fillers usually last 12-24 months on average.

    There are a few steps to take before your marionette fold fillers in Melbourne to optimise your result, and lower the risk of side effects. They include:

    • Cease all anti-inflammatories, aspirin, herbal supplements, fish oil, krill oil, glucosamine and vitamin E 1 week before your treatment (unless you have been advised to take these by a medical practitioner)
    • Avoid excessive alcohol for 24 hours before your treatment
    • Attend your appointment without makeup
    • Closely shave the planned treatment area where appropriate

    After having marionette fold dermal fillers in Melbourne, the area may be slightly red and tender. There may be some mild swelling. These will all settle quickly in a few days time.

    Once settled, the filler will continue to integrate with the skin over 2-4 weeks, at which time you will be able to appreciate the final result.

    When performed by an appropriately qualified and trained cosmetic doctor, marionette fold dermal filler is categorised as a low-risk treatment.

    Visiting an experienced, doctor-led cosmetic clinic like Cosmetic Connection Melbourne is the best way to ensure that your marionette fold fillers are performed as safely as possible.

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