Juvéderm is a soft but stable injectable gel made of hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is a natural substance in your skin that assists in adding hydration and volume. Facial Aesthetics professional clinicians carefully introduce Juvéderm into the mid to deep dermis to temporarily smooth wrinkles and fine lines; replenish the volume in the skin almost instantly. The dermis is that part of the subsurface skin layer that includes nerve endings, blood vessels, sweat and oil glands, and connective tissue.
Juvéderm dermal filler process is very fast (about 15 minutes) and you see immediate results. The downtime is minimal and you can get back to your normal routine right away. The Food and Drug Administration approved Juvéderm in 2006 as the only hyaluronic acid filler that will last up to one year.
Juvéderm is a robust formula designed to correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds and provides versatility in restoring the contours of your face to a smooth and natural look.
The Juvéderm advantage is its supple gel uniformity that provides a more natural-looking appearance than some other products. Juvéderm is also long lasting so you can keep your improved appearance for up to six to nine months. If you have a follow-up treatment within a few weeks after the first dermal filler treatment, the benefits could last even longer. Side effects are rare, but may include tenderness mild pain at the site of the injection, tenderness, and redness. This generally will decrease in a few days.
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