Juvéderm® is intended to correct deeper wrinkles and folds. As we age, our skin changes. Over time, the natural volume of youthful skin begins to diminish as wrinkles and folds form. But, with Juvéderm® injectable gel, you don’t have to just sit back and let it happen! Juvéderm® is a smooth consistency gel made of hyaluronic acid a naturally occurring substance in your skin that helps to add volume and hydration.
At Arizona Dermacare Cosmetic Surgery we ONLY purchase Juvéderm® from the original supplier, the pharmaceutical company Allergan. Any Juvéderm® injections you receive at Dermacare are safe and always FDA approved.
It can provide natural-looking results for up to a year with optimal treatment. Juvéderm® XC is made from a modified form of hyaluronic acid (HA), manufactured using proprietary Hylacross™ technology.
This gel is injected into facial areas to temporarily add volume where moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds occur, especially around the nose and mouth. Juvéderm® is a clear, biodegradable, non-animal stabilized hyaluronic acid gel. It lasts substantially longer than collagen.
The FDA has approved five types of Juvéderm®:
At Dermacare Cosmetic Surgery, we offer them all. The Ultra is used for superficial locations for maximum silkiness, while the Ultra Plus has a thicker consistency for longer duration. To make injections more comfortable, the XC formulas contain the anesthetic lidocaine. What makes the Juvéderm® products stand out among other dermal fillers? The smooth consistency of its formula, its predictability, and its longevity.
Juvéderm® Ultra and Juvéderm® Ultra XC:
Juvéderm® Ultra Plus & Juvéderm® Ultra Plus XC:
Make your appointment today and find out which product is right for you.
You may be considered a good candidate for Juvéderm® if you meet any of the following:
You may NOT be a good candidate for Juvéderm® if you:
These injections can be used to improve the skin’s contour and reduce depressions in the skin due to scars, injury or lines.
You can see potentially dramatic improvements for:
Most people need at least three visits before they are completely satisfied. Treatment usually last 3 to 5 months.