pla-injections-for-eyes.jpg A new study published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology warns that the use of polylactic acid to decrease volume loss around the eyes might lead to permanent disfigurement. This study was authored by dermatologist Greg Goodman who warns that people should be wary of going in for new treatment procedures without first educating themselves about the effects.

Study Highlights
a. Researchers conducted their studies on four patients.
b. All the patients were given PLA injections in the superficial layers of the skin around the eyes.
c. It was seen that all the patients experienced nodule development and inflammation.
d. PLA injections are supposed to be delivered into the deeper layers below the muscles.
e. The PLA technique is comparatively new and unproven.