Juvederm is often used to:
- Plump up folds that run from the bottom of the nose to the corners of the mouth
- Fill in the prominent vertical wrinkles, (the “11s”) between the eyebrows
- Augment the hollows under the eyes
- Reduce the “Marionette lines,” the downturned creases at the corner of the mouth
- Scar correction
- Augment thin or aging lips
We can often see patients the same day or next day, especially if they have been in to see us previously. Please don’t hesitate to call us at 0321-6815709, 0300-9680481
Hyaluronic acid is important because one of its chief functions in the human body is maintaining skin volume and hydration. In medicine, hyaluronic acid has been used to ease joint pain, treat wounds and in eye surgery. In was used for the first time in 1996 in Europe for facial tissue augmentation.
Approved by the FDA in June 2006, Juvederm is a non-surgical, injectable gel used to restore the skin’s volume and provide correction of wrinkles and nasolabial folds. From the creators of Botox Cosmetic, Juvederm is considered a “next generation” injectable; it is a dermal facial filler made of a smooth consistency gel that is composed of cross-linked hyaluronic acid.
Approximately 15 minutes, depending upon number of injections required to correct the target areas.
Redness, pain/tenderness, firmness, swelling, lumps/bumps, bruising, itching, and discoloration. Most reactions will subside in seven days or les
Immediate results; little to no downtime.
Juvederm has shown to maintain corrective results for an average of six months. Some patients have experienced a longer-lasting effect. Additional injections and touch-ups may be requested to achieve optimal correction. Because hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance, it will gradually absorb into the body.