Juvederm® is an example of a dermal filler. Juvederm® is a clear gel which restores volume and fullness to the skin. It is injected into areas of the face where moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds occur. It temporarily adds volume to the skin and restores a smoother appearance to the face. It can be used in conjunction Botox®.
Juvederm® is composed of hyaluronic acid, which is naturally found in the skin. Hyaluronic acid helps to hydrate the skin by holding in water and to act as a cushioning agent. Juvederm® contains the highest concentration of cross-linked hyaluronic acid of any dermal filler currently available. This helps to provide optimal results with a single treatment in the majority of patients and deliver sustained results for up to 12 months or longer.
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