What To Expect After Voluma Injections
What Is Juvederm Voluma XC?
Juvederm Voluma XC injectable gel is a smooth hyaluronic acid (HA) gel which contains a small quantity of local anesthetic (lidocaine). HA is a organically discovered sugar that occurs in the body. The function of HA in the skin is to give nutrients, and aid the skin in maintaining its natural moisture and gentleness. The addition of lidocaine helps to increase the benefit of the shot by guaranteeing that you feel as little discomfort as possible. Voluma XC is applied by an injection to the face to restore firmness and volume.
What Does Voluma XC Do?
Juvederm Voluma XC is made to fix age-related volume loss in the face, particularly to minimize wrinkles and improve the look of the cheeks. As you age, the cheek area loses its vibrant shape, drooping and sinking throughout the years, enhancing the deepness of the wrinkles along the mouth, eyes, and nose. The cheeks eventually begin to droop.
Voluma XC temporarily turns around these all-natural indications of aging. The gel is infused directly right into the cheek to raise and efficiently contour the skin to make the client appear even more youthful and dynamic.
What are the Benefits of Juvederm?
The injections will temporarily deal with volume-loss in the cheeks and cheek area that has been lost as a result of aging. It will give a smoother shape as well as an even more youthful look to the face.
Is Voluma XC Risk Free?
In 2013, the FDA approved Voluma XC for addressing age-related volume loss in the cheeks of adults. There are a few side-effects which were mild, including typical reactions to injections such as a little swelling, firmness, and also discoloration. The study likewise discovered that the majority of unfavorable results resolved themselves without treatment.
Who is Not Eligible for Juvederm?
Juvederm Voluma XC is excellent for people who are at least 21 years of ages and in fairly good health. It’s perfect for those that desire to improve the appearance of their cheeks, and bring back the volume that has been shed in their face because of natural aging. We do not recommend facial fillers for those that have experienced any kind of type of allergic reaction relating to a cosmetic treatment in the past. Ladies who are expecting or nursing are not good candidates to go through the filler therapy.
What Does A Juvederm Treatment Look Like?
After the preliminary shot into the cheek, your doctor will wait a few seconds to permit the lidocaine to begin numbing the area before moving on with the remainder of the therapy injections. Small amounts will be injected into the area until the desired visual outcome is accomplished. Your doctor may massage the therapy location carefully to ensure that the shot has spread into the surrounding area. An ice pack might be applied for a short duration during the therapy in order to minimize swelling and pain.
Will It Hurt?
The shot shots may activate some mild pain immediately, during, or right after the procedure even though Voluma XC injectable gel includes lidocaine to lessen shot site pain. Your doctor might anesthetize the treatment area with a topical or instilled numbing gel to reduce discomfort also further. Juvederm Voluma XC is a comfortable treatment with prompt results
What Side Effects Can I Anticipate?
The primary negative effects are inflammation, swelling, and tenderness at the site of the injections, along with bruises or bumps. These adverse effects normally last 7-10 days. Within the initial 24 hours, you need to not attempt difficult workouts and decrease exposure to substantial sunshine or heat. Failing to avoid these things will certainly increase discomfort, swelling, and/or itching at the injection site. If there is swelling in spite of your best efforts to stay clear of the sunlight and excess heat, a cold pack might help to relax the skin.
Is It a "One and Done" Treatment?
Approximately 82% of individuals receive a touch-up treatment 1 month after their initial treatment in order to achieve their desired outcomes. The volume from the injections lasts up to 2 years. Thereafter, routine injections are called for to maintain your ideal outcome.
How Long Will Recovery Take?
There is little to no needed downtime following a Juvederm Voluma XC therapy. Many patients go back to their day-to-day activities right after their visit. It is encouraged that you remain free from exhausting exercises. You are likewise encouraged to stay out of the sunshine and intense heat. It’s normal to see a little bit of discomfort, discoloration, or swelling at the shot site. These side effects are temporary and will certainly go away promptly, commonly within a few hours or days at the most.
How Soon Will I See Results?
You will see visible changes from your Juvederm Voluma XC shots right away after the injections occur. Many clients are thrilled with just how much progression they see simply minutes after their shots. However, there will likely be some swelling and bruising right after the therapy, so don’t anticipate seeing ideal, perfect outcomes while in the office right at the end of the therapy. A couple of days later on, you’ll be delighting in the stunning skin you see in your bathroom mirror!
In the Weeks to Come, and the Rest of Your Life...
In the 2-3 weeks after the shots, your facial fillers will settle in and even out and you will see the complete results. It is suggested to return for a follow-up evaluation visit to assure your end results are as you anticipated. While facial fillers are short-term, Voluma has the greatest endurance, lasting almost 2 years. Rather an impressive track record!
Of course, you will have a lot of time to go over the treatment with Dr. Vinyard during your examination. Dr. Vinyard and his group intend to ensure that you are comfortable with each and every single step and stage of the therapy, so don’t hesitate to ask all relevant questions to guarantee that you fully understand the treatment, side-effects, and recovery procedure.
In only seven days, you can reduce your sagging cheeks and restore your youthful looks, once more maximizing your beautiful, stunning skin! All set to enjoy your skin again? Attempt Voluma shots today!