JUVÉDERM® Injectable Facial Filler
As people age, skin becomes looser and loses volume. Skin develops deeper creases and wrinkles.d Dark circles and hollows appear under the eyes. Getting a surgical facelift is one option for treatment. Another option is Juvederm, a non-surgical facial gel filler that can restore skin’s smoother, fuller appearance and replenish collagen.
This FDA-approved hyaluronic acid treatment has a proven track record of safety. Hyaluronic Acid is a natural substance already found in your body. Men and women in the Rockville, Maryland area schedule appointments at Montgomery Dermatology to improve the look of their skin. Montgomery Dermatology’s qualified providers are experienced with applying Juvederm injections.
Reduces wrinkles and lines and treat acne scars. As a “liquid face lift”, it can plump loose or sagging skin and changing the shape of nose or lips for a more youthful look.
Juvederm can be used on the hands to provide a smoother look. Since Juvederm is an injection, it can be painful but your provider knows ways to reduce or eliminate the pain. Juvederm XC includes a local anesthetic. A dental block can numb the area before the Juvederm is applied.
These injections can result in some bruising and swelling which can last up to two weeks. There are tips to reduce the length of time for healing. Some people schedule Juvederm before they go on vacation so they can return to the office looking refreshed. Most doctors recommend waiting for a week before getting another type of facial treatment.
Your treatment can last from six months to a year. Different people see different effects and some need a touch-up after four months. Most people who try Juvederm are satisfied with the results and believe it has improved their appearance.
This treatment is offered in three unique formulations, each designed for a specific cosmetic need. They are different thicknesses to treat a variety of issues. Juvederm Ultra XC is the lightest, Juvederm Ultra Plus XC is a medium gel and Juvederm Voluma XC is the thickest gel for resorting volume and shape to the face. Juvederm is often paired with Botox Cosmetic to effectively eliminate wrinkles.