What is Juvéderm?
When you look in the mirror, are you bothered by lines, folds, or lost volume that has seemed to appear over the years? If so, you may be able to benefit from Juvéderm! Juvederm® XC is a dermal filler created with hyaluronic acid to smooth facial wrinkles and folds. Hyaluronic acid is a building block for hydration and plumpness in the skin.
Juvederm® XC can be used to treat the following areas:
- Marionette lines
- Parentheses lines
- Vertical lip lines
- Lip augmentation
Who is a Candidate for Juvéderm?
Individuals who are interested in restoring lost facial volume and smoothing lines and wrinkles can benefit from Juvéderm. However, you may not be a candidate if you have a bleeding disorder, have a history of severe allergies, or are pregnant or breastfeeding. To learn more about candidacy, contact our office today to book a consultation.
What Can I Expect During Treatment?
Juvéderm treatment is quick and easy. First, the treatment area will be cleansed a topical numbing cream will be applied. Next, the Juvederm will be injected into the skin using a very small needle. Treatment can take anywhere from 15-45 minutes, depending on the number of areas being treated.
Following your Juvéderm treatment, you may experience temporary redness, swelling, itching, and lumpiness in the treatment areas. Results are immediate and will only continue to improve over the next couple of days. There is no downtime required, so you can feel free to return to your regular activities as soon as you wish. Juvéderm results can last up to one year.