Pelleve and fat atrophy?

12 months ago I had fraxel repair. I believe this caused my facial fat atrophy, even though the doctor is saying it's impossible. I'm about to have Pelleve to tighten my facial skin due to volume loss. Will this also cause fat loss?

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