JUVÉDERM Injectable Gel is a modern dermal filler known for its flexibility. Based on hyaluronic acid, the active ingredient also used in Restylane®, it comes in a variety of formulations for different applications. This versatile product is an effective choice for filling in small, vertical lines around the lips, as well as deeper nasolabial folds. It can also be used for enhancing facial features, such as sculpting cheeks and chin, and adding volume to lips. The effects of JUVÉDERM can be virtually created through the VECTRA 3-D imaging system.
JUVÉDERM Injectable Gel works well for men and women from a variety of ethnic backgrounds. The effects last up to about a year.
Wrinkle filler injection treatments are performed in our Southern California offices. Local anesthesia or topical creams are used to numb the treatment area. Very thin needles are used to gently inject the filler beneath the surface of your skin. Results are typically seen immediately, and you can return to your regular activities the next day.
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Risks from injections are very minimal. The most common side effects are bruising at the injection site or swelling of the treatment area. These reactions diminish quickly and can be treated with ice packs or over the counter pain medication.
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If you are interested in other injectable cosmetic treatments, you may want to read about BOTOX® Cosmetic . If you are interested in laser treatments, take a moment to read about Thermage®, ThermaFrax sm, or the GentleWaves Laser.
To learn more about your options request a private consultation online and schedule your visit during one of the select times our surgeons have set aside exclusively for Web visitors.
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