JUVÉDERM® Injectable Gel
Fillers injection will replace lost volume and stimulate new collagen production. Fillers can be injected for improvement in lines and wrinkles on the face. Fillers are most commonly used in mouth and cheek areas and fillers are excellent for plumping up the lips.
What is JUVÉDERM®?
JUVÉDERM® is a smooth consistency gel made of hyaluronic acid, a naturally occuring substance in your skin that helps to add volume and smooth away facial wrinkles and folds.
What to expect during treatment?
Injection may cause some discomfort during and after the injection. Your doctor may choose to anesthetize the treatment area to further minimize discomfort. The injection process will last about 15 minutes.
How many treatments are required?
Most patients require only one treatment to achieve optimal wrinkle smoothing.
How long does JUVÉDERM® last?
JUVÉDERM® is the only hyaluronic acid (HA) filler FDA approved to last up to a year.
What are the possible side effects of JUVÉDERM®?
Most side effects are mild and their duration is short lasting. The most common side effects include the following injection site reaction: redness, tenderness, swelling, bruising, itching and discoloration.