Dental Treatments​

Juvéderm®

What Is Juvederm?

Fillers like JUVÉDERM® is infused into the dermal layer of the skin, to increase the tissues and make the sagging portion lift up with the fluid matrix and strengthen muscles and increase in elasticity. This does not last long but gets absorbed by the body.

Our office offers FDA approved JUVÉDERM® Volbella XC, JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC and JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC. We have special pricing for members. Please call us for more information.

Some benefits of dermal fillers include softening folds in the skin, wrinkles and adding volume to the upper and lower lips. Results are almost immediate and can last for many months. Since hyaluronic acid promotes collagen formation dermal fillers restores moisture and creates a more youthful appearance.

What Is Juvederm?

Hyaluronic acids, collagens are obtained from pigs, cows, cadavers or may be artificially generated in the lab. Fillers are generally sugar molecules which includes calcium hydroxylapatite, polycaprolactone and polylactic acid.

Procedure

It is known as “injectable” or “soft-tissue fillers” as they try to lift up the area. Some fillers are natural some are synthetic but people use this to look younger. After all who doesn’t want to stay young and happy; as” being happy never goes out of style”.

Scopes To Use Juvederm

  • If your face is filled with wrinkles, or may be having marks and deep fold in the skin.
  • To plump up cheeks.
  • Jaw line and other areas of face need to be contoured.
  • Removing scars from the body.

Precaution

The injected area should not be touched at least for six hours. Rinse your face with plain water and try avoiding heavy makeup and soaps. Juvederm is safe and helps to correct your flaws, but patients who are allergic towards protein might get affected by it, having allergies and rashes in the face. Skin may start to itch or skin color may change.

How Does Juvederm Work?

It is smooth gel that is fabricated of cross-linked hyaluronic acid elements. It is injected into areas of wrinkles and crease and the patient is left for a while to see the effect.

Hyaluronic acid, the natural component of the skin that tends to decrease as one starts aging. This fluid provides stability to the intercellular spaces that incorporate collagen and elastic fibers. It binds the water molecules intact and keeps the skin glowing and firm. The most common portions that needs to be filled are: Nasolabial creases that generally originates beside nose which stretches down to the side of the lips.

Does It Hurt?

Injection can be always painful, but there are ways to ease it. Juvederm XC contains a kind of local anesthesia. It is a kind of laser treatment, microdermabrasion or chemical peel.