What is Juvederm Vycross?
Juvederm is a complete line of dermal fillers made of hyaluronic acids used to reshape and define the contour or face and enhance lips. Provide volume or minimize facial lines and folds.
What is hyaluronic acid?
Hyaluronic acid is a substance produced naturally by the human body and used throughout the skin. Its main objective is to retain moisture and therefore moisturize and smooth the skin.
Why use hyaluronic acid?
Over time, the natural hyaluronic acid in our skin disintegrates and slowly our body cannot replace it naturally. Therefore, Juvederm / Surgiderm is the best product to replace this natural substance. The doctor will recommend the appropriate type of dermal filler according to the needs of each patient.
Where does Juvederm Vycross come from?
It is a hyaluronic acid of non-animal origin produced in French laboratories, since it is very similar to natural human hyaluronic acid. No antiallergic test is necessary before use.
Can any type of wrinkle be treated with Juvederm Vycross?
Not always, like any other medical procedure, it must be correctly diagnosed and sometimes, another treatment can give better results. It is optimal for treating notable wrinkles, those visible even without gesturing. It is also used to improve volume and reshape facial contour.
How long does results last?
It has been developed with an exclusive technology patented by Allergan, with the purpose of long-lasting durability. The lasting results of this type of dermal fillers depend on the treated area, the type of filler selected and the patient's metabolic system. That is 6 to 24 months.
How does it apply?
The procedure must be performed by a specialist doctor. No special indications are needed before treatment. In general, topical anesthesia is applied.
What happens right after treatment?
mmediately after the procedure, the skin may show temporary redness, swelling or bruising, which is the result of injections.