What is JUVEDERM Austin?
If you are unsatisfied with the way you look due to sunken facial features, thin lips, or moderate to severe facial creases, JUVEDERM is for you. JUVEDERM is a hypoallergenic injectable dermal filler derived from naturally occurring hyaluronic acid in the body. It adds volume to injected areas to smooth out wrinkles and improve the contours of the face.
How does JUVEDERM work?
JUVEDERM augments the support structure underneath the skin and facial tissue to effectively reinforce the natural framework. As a derivative of hyaluronic acid, it not only plumps up the skin to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, it stimulates the production of natural collagen in the lower skin layers for a more natural looking result. JUVEDERM contains lidocaine result in in a less painful administration.
What should I expect from a JUVEDERM Austin administration?
JUVEDERM is injected in small amounts directly into the facial tissues to supplement the underlying skin structure. Wrinkles are smoothed away and sunken areas of the face are plumped up instantly. The entire procedure takes 30 to 45 minutes depending on the extent of the area being treated.
How long JUVEDERM last?
The results are typically long lasting. One treatment can be expected to last nine months to one year before re-treatment is required. Some people have reported a single treatment of JUVEDERM Voluma XC lasting up to 2 years (optimal results).
What are the side effects of JUVEDERM
The most common side effects are swelling and bruising at the injection site lasting no more than 7 days from the procedure. Immediately after the injection, lumps may be evident at the injection site but are easily remedied by gently massaging the area to distribute the drug evenly across the treated area.