Juvederm VOLUMA is the first and only FDA-approved filler to instantly add volume to the cheek area in people over the age of 21. VOLUMA contains a modified hyaluronic acid (HA) derived from a naturally occurring complex sugar.
For people who desire a more youthful look, or even just more defined and contoured cheeks Juvederm VOLUMA will provide patients with restored contour volume, and laxity. In clinical studies Juvederm VOLUMA lasted for up to 2 years, and patients looked up to five years younger.
Many also deem VOLUMA the “liquid facelift” as this filler provides patients a non-surgical in office treatment that provides a subtle lift and youthful appearance ideal for patients that have seen and want to reverse the signs of aging. As your profile is impacted with age, the curve starts to flatten and the cheeks sag. Turn back time clock and see if VOLUMA is the right treatment for you today!
To see if Juvederm Voluma is the right treatment plan for you, call our office to set up a consultation with an Aesthetic expert 310 276 3662.
How does Juvederm VOLUMA work?
JUVEDERM VOLUMA XC, is injected under the skin with a small needle. It works instantly to add volume and subtly lift the check area, temporarily reversing the signs of aging. To reduce pain during the procedure, Juvederm Voluma XC contains a numbing agent called lidocaine. The more youthful profile you can achieve from the procedure lasts up to 2 years with optimal treatment. On average, patients receive 4.8ML of Juvederm but treatment plans vary from patient to patient.
What is the downtime of Juvederm Voluma?
By taking precautions before receiving injections, you should see minimal bruising and swelling post procedure. The procedure is in office and you leave the same day. Patients may ice the areas of injection to alleviate swelling that can occur for 2-3 days post procedure.
Drinking alcohol and taking blood thinners are to be avoided up to 3 days before filler appointments. Arnica Montana a homeopathic remedy can be taken up to a week prior to administration of Juvederm Voluma. This can be purchased in the office, and also taken post procedure to alleviate patient discomfort.
How long does the procedure take?
The procedure takes on average 2 hours from time of consult to finish of the treatment. The nurse will spend time to get to know the results you are looking on achieving as well as the best treatment plan for you.
Then after facial mapping is done, Juvederm Voluma will be injected into various areas of the cheeks. Treatment times vary to person to person depending on how many syringes are discussed and needed for the optimal end result.