For many people, the younger they look, the better they feel about themselves. However, age is an unstoppable process – as your body grows older so does your skin; consequently, its appearance and characteristics change too. Scroll below to see before and after pictures and learn more about how Juvaderm can be used to slow down the body’s natural aging process.
is a range of smooth consistency gels which are injected to restore volume, fill fine lines, wrinkles and folds and redefine lips.
Commonly Asked Questions
Treatment with Juvéderm ULTRA can be completed in as little as 15 minutes but can take longer depending on which areas are being treated. Using a very fine needle Linda Spencer injects Juvédermunder the surface of the skin – at shallow levels for fine lines and slightly deeper for more severe wrinkles and folds.
The pain associated with this treatment is very minimal as the staff will first apply a compounded numbing cream to the area prior to treatment. Not only is Juvéderm smooth flowing so that it can be injected easily and evenly but it contains lidocaine to help reduce any discomfort during the treatment and the effects of the treatment are apparent immediately.
The duration of effect can depend on age, how much filler is injected, where it is placed, the quality of the skin as well as general health and lifestyle. However, the benefits can be expected to last for at least one year after treatment.
Following the injection, there may be some redness, swelling and bruising around the injection site. Most side effects are mild or moderate in nature and resolve within a few days, these include, but are not limited to, pain/tenderness, firmness, swelling, lumps/bumps, bruising, itching and discoloration. There is also a risk of infection with any injection procedure.