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What is Juvederm Voluma & What are Its Side Effects?

What is Juvederm Voluma & What are Its Side Effects?
May 24th 2018
What is Juvederm Voluma? Juvederm Voluma is an implantable injectable gel that is part of the Juvederm line of dermal fillers. Juvederm Voluma is implanted into the deep dermis to create volume and support dermal tissue for the purposes of contouring the cheek area. Touted to produce results that lasts for up to 2 years, this is 1 of the longest lasting fillers available on the market. The hyaluronic acid contained in Juvederm Voluma is derived from non-animal sources, minimising the risk of contamination. The degree of cross-linking and concentration of hyaluronic acid gives dermal fillers different properties for injecting based on location and depth of the tissue. As a gel with a high level of elasticity, Juvederm Voluma has a lifting effect when injected in the midface and also resists swelling that is often seen in other fillers. Juvederm Voluma  Side effects Juvederm Voluma treatments are typically well-tolerated and are considered as very safe. The majority of side eff ...

How Long Does Juvederm Last? All Products Covered

How Long Does Juvederm Last? All Products Covered
May 23rd 2018
What is Juvederm? Juvederm is a popular brand of dermal fillers around the world. These aesthetic treatments are popular in part because they are renowned for their longevity compared to other similar filler products. How Long Does Juvederm Last? Based on findings in clinical trials, some Juvederm soft tissue fillers tend to last up to year and beyond with optimal treatment conditions. For instance, Juvederm Volbella XC lasts up to 1 year, Juvederm Voluma XC lasts up to 2 years, Juvederm Ultra XC for up to 1 year, and Juvederm Ultra Plus XC lasts up to 1 year or more. In order to maintain results, patients need to return for repeat or touch-up treatments. For this reason, a dermal filler that provides longer-lasting results is often preferable and more cost-effective for the patient in the long run. The longevity of hyaluronic acid-based dermal fillers, that is, the durability of the results of a dermal filler treatment, depends on several factors. The formulation of the dermal ...

What is Juvederm Ultra 4 Used For & What are Its Side Effects?

What is Juvederm Ultra 4 Used For & What are Its Side Effects?
May 22nd 2018
People who suffer from wrinkles and fine lines around the lip and nose areas can use Juvederm Ultra 4 to help. This treatment injects a formula made from ingredients naturally found in the skin, with hyaluronic acid being the main ingredient. What is Juvederm Ultra 4? This dermal filler is used to smooth the skin by filling in skin depressions. These dermal fillers can be helpful for reducing the appearance of wrinkles. Juvederm Ultra 4 is also known as Juvederm Ultra Plus XC in the US. What is Juvederm Ultra 4 used for? Juvederm Ultra 4 is also to add volume to the injected areas to either refine the contour of the treatment area or to smooth out wrinkles. Side effects Common side effects: The most common side effects are cause by the injection process. These typically resolve on their own. Slight redness Swelling Inflammation Bruising Rare side effects: To ensure that these effects do not occur, do not inject this filler if you are not a licensed injector. As ...