If you’ve been searching for a non-surgical way to address sagging, drooping, fine lines, and wrinkles on the face, Juvéderm may be a great choice for you.
What is Juvéderm injectable gel?
Juvéderm injectable gel is a long-lasting facial filler comprised of hyaluronic acid. It may be used to instantly smooth out wrinkles and folds and add volume to areas where it has been lost, or where additional volume is desired, for improved facial symmetry.
Am I a good candidate for Juvéderm?
Almost anyone seeking to improve the appearance of wrinkles, folds, or a loss of facial volume resulting from the aging process, as well as those seeking a correction in volume deficiencies for a more attractive and balanced facial appearance, may make a good candidate for Juvéderm. The injectable is safe for use on all skin types and colors.
Where is the Juvéderm procedure performed?
Juvéderm injections are performed in a private treatment room at Houston’s Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery, on the corner of Richmond Avenue and Drexel Drive.
What are my anesthesia options during a Juvéderm procedure?
While Juvéderm injections are not considered painful, a topical numbing cream or dental block is used to ensure patients are comfortable during treatment.
How is the Juvéderm procedure performed?
Juvéderm is injected underneath the skin using a very fine needle.
How long is each Juvéderm treatment?
Depending on the individual patient, each Juvéderm treatment will take less than an hour to complete.
Is the Juvéderm injection a painful procedure?
Discomfort is minimal during Juvéderm injections, as a topical numbing cream and/or dental block will be used prior to treatment.
How long is my expected Juvéderm recovery?
No downtime is required after Juvéderm injections. You will need to refrain from exercising for the rest of the day after your procedure. Mild redness, swelling, or bruising may be seen for the first several days, but these side effects are temporary and will resolve quickly.