Treatment of nasolabial folds (wrinkles)

Nasolabial folds occur naturally when you smile and fade when your facial expression becomes serious again. Over time, they can become permanent and unsightly. Fortunately, there are treatments that can help.

What are nasolabial folds (wrinkles)

Nasolabial folds (wrinkles) are small indentations in the skin that form on either side of the mouth, between the wings of the nose and the corners of the lips.


Nasolabial folds are especially noticeable when the person smiles and tend to fade when the facial expression becomes serious again. As we get older, the skin loses elasticity and becomes thinner, and nasolabial wrinkles become permanent and obvious. This sant nazolabial is present in everyone except newborns and people suffering from facial muscle paralysis.

Why wrinkles appear around the mouth

Nasolabial wrinkles are part of the normal anatomy, but with age the skin can sag, forming nasolabial folds permanent. Among the factors favouring deepening and permanence nasolabial ditches is counted:

  • Exposure to the sun, which damages the structure of the skin and causes wrinkles;
  • The normal loss of collagen that occurs with age;
  • Smoking;
  • Exposure to pollutants;
  • Rapid weight loss, large fluctuations in weight, loss of adipose tissue, all of these make facial structures lack firmness.

Filling of nasolabial (nasogenian) ditches

Filling of the nasolabial folds is achieved by injecting hyaluronic acid: a minimally invasive aesthetic procedure used to blur wrinkles and fine lines in the nose and lip area. Before the injection of hyaluronic acid for wrinkles around the mouthAn anaesthetic cream will be applied to the area of the operation to reduce discomfort.


To fill the nasolabial fossae with hyaluronic acid, Cronos Med team doctors use either the thin needle or trauma needle or cannula injection method. After injection, the doctor gently massages the treated area to ensure even distribution of the hyaluronic acid. The procedure normally takes about an hour and does not require hospitalisation.


There are also situations in which hyaluronic acid injection for filling nasolabial wrinkles must be performed with caution or cannot be performed. Talk to one of the Cronos Med team doctors if:


  • You have a skin infection in the area that needs to be treated;
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding;
  • You suffer from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or myasthenia gravis;
  • You suffer from any severe illness or infection.

Immediately after treatment it is recommended to avoid the sauna, sun exposure, going to the solarium or pressing the treated area. In this regard, you will receive instructions about sleeping exclusively lying on your back for a few days after the procedure.

Risks after liposuction treatment

Even though the name "liposuction of the mouth" can be scary, in reality, thanks to technology things are simpler and safer than we think. As an atraumatic procedure, it ensures a quick recovery without complications. As with any surgery, there is a minor risk of bleeding or local infection. Cronos Med's team of specialists has extensive experience in performing this type of procedure, so we assure you that you are in good hands.

Hyaluronic acid treatment results for nasolabial wrinkles

The effects of the hyaluronic acid injection may be visible immediately, but there is usually temporary swelling and redness after the procedure, which disappears completely within a few days.


The effects of hyaluronic acid injection for nasolabial wrinkles can usually last between 6 and 12 months. This varies depending on the metabolism and individual skin characteristics of each patient.


Before the procedure, it is important to consult with one of the Cronos Med doctors to discuss your wishes and expectations.

Price of filling of nasogenian ditches

See the price list for 1 ml of hyaluronic acid here:

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What are the benefits of hyaluronic acid for wrinkles?

Hyaluronic acid is a substance naturally produced by the body. It is used to make up the connective tissues of the skin, bones and cartilage. Among the benefits of hyaluronic acid for wrinkles are:

  • Replenish tissue water reserves and prevent further loss;
  • Skin rejuvenating action, which recommends it in beauty therapies;
  • Fading of wrinkles as a result of filling them and replenishing water reserves in the tissues.

Hyaluronic acid is widely used in the cosmetic and aesthetic industry for wrinkle fading, but the best results are obtained following its injection. A very popular and aesthetically spectacular procedure is, for example, filling dark circles with hyaluronic acid, very effective for removing the first signs of aging.

What is the cost of a nasolabial ditch filling procedure?

The price for the procedure of filling the nasolabial folds varies according to the particularities of each patient. The price for 1 ml of hyaluronic acid starts at 1890 lei.

For a more accurate estimate, contact the Cronos Med team and make an appointment for an initial consultation, during which you will determine, together with the doctor, which is the most effective method to meet your personal wishes and expectations, based on clinical observations and recommended procedures that you will agree on together.

How long does it take to correct wrinkles around the mouth?

Filling nasolabial wrinkles with hyaluronic acid has an immediate effect, although local redness may persist for a few hours. Usually, after one day of treatment, the effects are complete. It is important, for best results, to avoid massaging the injected area and exposure to the sun or the sun. Correction of wrinkles around the mouth persists for 6 to 12 months, depending on the skin characteristics of each individual patient.

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