What is Juvederm. Juvederm is a line of hyaluronic acid products that are designed to smooth wrinkles and add fullness to various areas of the face including the cheeks, nose, lips, nasolabial lines, marionette lines and more. Each of the Juvederm Injection products has been specially designed for specific areas of the face to achieve the best enhancement possible with results lasting up to one or two years.
All Juvederm products contain lidocaine for additional patient comfort: Juvederm Volbella enhances shape or restores volume to the lips and lasts up 1 to 2 years. Juvederm Voluma restores volume and enhances cheeks or chin and lasts up to 1 to 2 years. Juvederm Volift softens smile lines while providing a natural looking smile and lasts Up to 1 to 2 years. Juvederm Ultra Plus smooths out scars and wrinkles around the eyes, forehead, nose and mouth, restores volume in the cheeks and lasts up to 9 months. Procedure time: Although injections take only a few minutes we schedule 30 minutes for discussion time and questions. Number of Sessions: Only one session is needed as results are visible right away, Patient’s desiring further enhancement can book follow up appointments at any time. Before the Procedure: Injection sites are cleansed and the face is measured for accurate product placement. Avoid vitamin and mineral supplements, Advil and Ibuprofen a week before treatment to decrease the chances of bruising. During the Procedure: The product is slowly and gently injected into the tissue. The procedure is generally very comfortable as the Juvederm line contains lidocaine for patient comfort.
After the Procedure: Each patient is different. The areas treated may have almost no swelling or they may be slightly swollen for a couple days, Bruising may occur and can be covered with concealer. There is no down time with Juvederm treatments, but it is recommended to book treatments at least 2 weeks prior to any social engagements in case of bruising.