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Dermal Fillers

What is JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia?
JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC is FDA -approved. This injectable is a hyaluronic acid gel formulated with 0.3% lidocaine. JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC is designed to plump and add volume to the lips and smooth out other facial lines and creases such as nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and even depressed areas in the cheeks. It is also used as a “liquid facelift” to reshape and sculpt facial contours.

How does JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia work?
The JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC gel is injected into areas of facial tissue where moderate to severe wrinkles and folds occur. The injected gel adds immediate volume restoring a smoother appearance.

Where can JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia be injected?
For many of our Philadelphia and Main Line patients, JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC is the ideal treatment for the correction of mild to moderate superficial wrinkles, thinning lips, and under eye volume loss.

Who can get JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia?
JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC is an optimal dermal filler treatment for our prospective Philadelphia and Main Line patients over the age of 21 who would like to treat minimal to severe nasolabial folds, marionette lines, thinning lips and loss of volume.

Who should not get JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia?
Philadelphia and Main Line patients with severe allergies to hyaluronic based fillers or lidocaine mixed in the filler, a history of anaphylaxis, an active infection near the site of injection and women who are currently pregnant and/or breastfeeding should not receive JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC.

What should I know before my JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia treatment?
Philadelphia and Main Line patients should stop taking aspirin, ibuprofen, and fish oil supplements for two weeks prior to injection, to decrease your risk of bruising at the injection site. We suggest that our patients take arnica two days prior to treatment.

Is there any downtime after my JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia treatment?
Although there is no real downtime for our Philadelphia and Main Line patients, it is recommended to avoid strenuous activity 24 hours following the injection.

What are some of the possible side effects of JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia?
Potential side effects for our Philadelphia and Main Line patients include: injection-site redness, swelling, pain, tenderness, firmness, lumps/bumps, bruising, discoloration, and itching.

What should I expect after my JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia treatment?
Our Philadelphia and Main Line patients should see an immediate improvement in the treatment areas. Most patients need one treatment to achieve optimal results.

How long will my JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC in Philadelphia treatment last?
Our Philadelphia and Main Line patients should experience results for up to one year.

What is JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia?
JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC is FDA -approved. This injectable is a hyaluronic acid gel formulated with 0.3% lidocaine. JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC is designed to plump and add volume to the lips and smooth out other facial lines and creases such as nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and even depressed areas in the cheeks. It is a more dense form of JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC therefore, it has a greater voluminous effect, where cheeks, lips, general folds, and very deep nasolabial folds.

How does JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia work?
The JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC gel is injected into areas of facial tissue where moderate to severe wrinkles and folds occur. The injected gel adds immediate volume restoring a smoother appearance.

Where can JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia be injected?
JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC has a thicker consistency, therefore, it can be injected into the deeper layers of the skin, which is ideal for facial shaping and providing a more defined jawline and reduced jowling for men and women. Patients with nasal asymmetry or misalignment can be treated with JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus to achieve a 5-minute nose job without undergoing invasive facial plastic surgery.

Who can get JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia?
JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC is an optimal dermal filler treatment for our prospective Philadelphia and Main Line patients over the age of 21 who would like to treat minimal to severe nasolabial folds, marionette lines, thinning lips and loss of volume.

Who should not get JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia?
Philadelphia and Main Line patients with severe allergies to hyaluronic based fillers or lidocaine mixed in the filler, a history of anaphylaxis, an active infection near the site of injection and women who are currently pregnant and/or breastfeeding should not receive JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC.

What should I know before my JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia treatment?
Philadelphia and Main Line patients should stop taking aspirin, ibuprofen, and fish oil supplements for two weeks prior to injection, to decrease your risk of bruising at the injection site. We suggest that our patients take arnica two days prior to treatment.

Is there any downtime after my JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC Plus in Philadelphia treatment?
Although there is no real downtime for our Philadelphia and Main Line patients, it is recommended to avoid strenuous activity 24 hours following the injection.

What are some of the possible side effects of JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia?
Potential side effects for our Philadelphia and Main Line patients include: injection-site redness, swelling, pain, tenderness, firmness, lumps/bumps, bruising, discoloration, and itching.

What should I expect after my JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia treatment?
Our Philadelphia and Main Line patients should see an immediate improvement in the treatment areas. Most patients need one treatment to achieve optimal results.

How long will my JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC in Philadelphia treatment last?
Our Philadelphia and Main Line patients should experience results for up to one year.

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