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Juvederm Ultra 4: Uses & Side Effects

May 22, 2018

What is Juvederm Ultra 4?

Juvederm Ultra 4 is a dermal filler containing hyaluronic acid (HA) that is used to smooth the skin by filling in skin depressions. It is used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, mainly around the lips and nose. Juvederm Ultra 4 is also known as Juvederm Ultra Plus XC in the United States.

What is Juvederm Ultra 4 used for?

Juvederm Ultra 4 is injected into the skin to add volume to, refine or contour the treatment area and smooth out wrinkles. It is indicated for the correction of moderate to severe wrinkles and folds, including nasolabial folds.

Side effects

The most common side effects are cause by the injection process. These typically resolve on their own and include the following:

  • Slight redness
  • Swelling
  • Inflammation
  • Bruising
  • Granuloma
  • Allergic reaction

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