What is Juvéderm®?
Explore the Juvéderm Options
Juvéderm Ultra and Ultra Plus are non-surgical options for facial rejuvenation. It is an injectable gel that offers patients a non-invasive treatment option for eliminating wrinkles, achieving smoother and tighter facial skin, and plumping the lips.
While Juvéderm Ultra helps to smooth the wrinkles around your nose and mouth, Juvéderm Ultra Plus is combined with a pain reducing agent for comfortable treatment. Juvéderm Ultra also has smaller particles than Juvéderm Ultra Plus. Both of these injectable fillers are made of hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the body that attracts and holds large amounts of water. This makes them great options for those who wish to achieve natural-looking results.
AM I THE RIGHT CANDIDATE FOR JUVÉDERM ULTRA AND ULTRA PLUS?
If you have been looking for non-surgical options to eliminate the wrinkles around your mouth and nose, also known as nasolabial folds and marionette lines, you may be the right candidate for Juvéderm Ultra. Juvéderm Ultra Plus is also a solution for facial wrinkles, however, any women patients interested in it must wait until after pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It is important to be in general good health and have realistic expectations from your treatment. Your surgeon will check your medical history and your skin to see which option will work best for you.
WHAT IS THE PROCEDURE WITH THESE INJECTIONS?
The treatment with Juvéderm Ultra and Ultra Plus is an outpatient procedure and your surgeon will apply an anesthetic cream to the treatment area. A numbing solution may also be injected for your comfort.
The dermal filler will then be injected into the treatment area(s) using a very fine needle. Depending on the treatment area, the procedure does not take more than an hour. Depending on the treatment area, the procedure does not take more than an hour.
WHAT IS THE RECOVERY FROM MY TREATMENT?
After your treatment, there might experience slight puffiness or swelling which diminishes over the next day or two. You will notice smooth and tighter skin immediately after your treatment. Your surgeon may schedule appointments to follow up on your results. You will also require further treatments to maintain your results and the frequency will vary depending on the injection location.
WHAT WILL BE MY RESULTS FROM JUVÉDERM ULTRA AND ULTRA PLUS?
Your results from the treatment will be immediate. The smooth effects of Juvéderm Ultra will last from 4-6 months and will require follow up treatments. Juvéderm Ultra Plus results may last up to 12 months. In addition to the reduction of wrinkles, you can enjoy youthful facial contours with your outstanding smoother skin.
Covet MedSpa is conveniently located in Southeast Michigan near Beverly Hills, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Farmington, Franklin, Southfield, and West Bloomfield. Contact our office today to schedule your Juvéderm Ultra or Ultra Plus consultation. For more information, visit our blog.