Dr. Kayla Dunster has answered some of the common questions Bizymoms visitors have about Juvederm.
Q. How does Juvederm work?
A. The injectable gel consist of hyaluronic acid. It is a naturally occurring substance in your skin that helps to add volume and hydration. It naturally plumps fine lines and wrinkles restoring the skin volume.
Q. How long does the juvederm procedure take and what takes place during the procedure?
A. It takes about 15 min to inject Juvederm. The doctor will numb the area with lidocaine first, then inject the filler into the area of concern.
Q. What are the side effects of the Juvederm procedure?
A. Most side effects are mild lasting 5-7 days..bruising, swelling, itching, redness/tenderness.
Q. How long does the results of a Juvederm procedure last?
A. The results of a Juverderm procedure can last up to one year.
Q. How soon can the results be visible after a Juvederm procedure?
A. Results will be visible immediately after a Juvederm procedure.