Wrinkles and fine lines come with the natural progression of age. Sometimes, other factors such as genetics or the environment can lead to the onset of wrinkles as well, but they are harmless products of the natural aging process.

Many people are uncomfortable with wrinkles, and Juvederm provides the perfect solution for those who want to say goodbye to aging skin. The problem with wrinkles and fine lines are that they give the impression that you’re older than you actually are or feel. Juvederm fights this by restoring a vibrant and youthful appearance to your face. The results can be felt immediately and are long term.

The main component of Juvederm is a substance called synthetic hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is a substance that occurs naturally in the body and provides moisture to the skin cells and helps to keep the skin looking smooth and youthful. Taking this same concept to the next level, Juvederm takes the benefits this acid brings and uses it to smoothen out fine lines and wrinkles.

The gel used in Juvederm treatments are many times more powerful than naturally occurring hyaluronic acid. Completely safe and extremely effective, water molecules are bound together through this treatment to restore one’s youthful contours. Juvederm treatments are both quick and convenient and they provide you with a more youthful look without having to undergo a highly invasive surgery.

The Juvederm Treatment: What You Need to Know

Before you select a medical professional to perform your treatment, you must ensure that you have done enough background research on them. Doing the necessary research can help ensure that you get the results you desire without any complications.

The treatment is safe, effective and sustainable when you are working with some who has experience performing the treatment.

Juvederm treatments can be used anywhere on the face. It is used primarily to:

  • Remove fine lines, wrinkles and other blemishes of the skin.
  • Reduce the appearance of scars and improve the overall appearance of the face.
  • Add fullness to the lips.

Depending on what your desired outcomes are, you will need to discuss the procedure with your doctor and ensure they are aware of what exact improvements you are expecting. Some patients also include a botox treatment with Juvederm to get a holistic youthful look. Most people experience the benefits of the Juvederm treatment for six to nine months.

Even though Juvederm is a long-term solution, that does not mean that you can no longer change your appearance. You will still be able to consult medical professionals for other treatments, even while the effects of Juvederm are active, should you want to.

It is advisable that pregnant women do not undergo this treatment until after their delivery. Similarly, there is a need to be in good general health before a doctor will agree to perform the treatment.

Your doctor will ask about your medical history and advise against smoking, drinking, or taking certain medications in the time leading up to the surgery and for some time after. A Juvederm treatment provides a viable solution to aging without taking too much time out of your schedule. The results are youthful contours, the disappearance of lines relating to age, and fresher, more vibrant skin.

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If you’re interested in rejuvenating your youthful look, but you don’t want to undergo an invasive surgery, Juvederm is the solution you’ve been looking for. To learn more about the treatment, contact us to schedule a consultation with skilled plastic surgeon, Dr. John D. Rachel.