As we age a naturally hydrating substance found in the skin, called hyaluronic acid, diminishes resulting in a less youthful appearnace. One of the ways Refine MD aesthetic medical spa in Menasha, WI, treats the loss of volume is with Juvéderm® XC, a hyaluronic gel filler. Juvéderm® XC instantly smooths away lines and wrinkles around the mouth and nose, the jawline and under eyes. The lack of HA causes your skin to lose structure and volume, creating unwanted facial wrinkles and folds – like parentheses lines around the nose and mouth. Juvéderm® XC contains lidocaine, a built in numbing agent that has improved the comfort of the treatment. Restults typically lasts up to one year with a single treatment.
Best of the Valley Reader’s Choice award winner, Refine MD helps the women and men of Menasha, Appleton, Neenah and the greater Fox Cities, kiss their lines goodbye with a Juvéderm® XC treatment. This injectable is a safe and effective treatment with no downtime. You can have a treatment at lunch time and head right back to work. The doctors at Refine MD typically treat the following with Juvéderm® XC:
• Naso-labial folds (bottom of the nose to the corner of the mouth)
• Lost Volume in the Face
• Lip Enhancement (plumping of the lips)
• Lip Lines (smoker’s lines)
Juvéderm® XC is used to treat superficial lines and wrinkles but also more pronounced, deeper wrinkles (your laugh lines, for example). This treatment restores volume and fullness to the skin to correct facial wrinkles and folds, giving a smoother, more youthful appearance. All of our doctors performing these procedures have undergone intense training from recognized leaders in the field of cosmetics.
If you live or work in Menasha, Appleton, Neenah or the greater Fox Cities in Wisconsin and are interested in learning more about Juvéderm, please schedule a free consultation by calling us at 920-380-9990.
What is JuvédermTM?
Juvéderm® XC is the “next generation” smooth consistency gel dermal filler that helps restore volume and smooth away facial wrinkles and folds.
How long does it last?
Studies have shown that the effects last for up to a year.
Where can it be used?
Juvéderm® XC can be used to correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as nasolabial folds (the parentheses lines around the mouth). Other “off-label” areas can be treated as well.
How long does the treatment take?
A treatment normally takes about 30 minutes, although time may vary depending upon the area being treated.
How soon will I see results?
The results will be seen immediately
Are there any potential side effects?
Side effects may include bruising, redness or swelling.
Who should avoid it?
You shouldn’t use this treatment if you have severe allergies manifested by a history of anaphylaxis or a history or presence of multiple severe allergies. Juvéderm® XC contains trace amounts of gram positive bacterial proteins and is contraindicated for patients with a history of allergies to such material.
How much does this treatment cost?
Juvéderm® XC is available by the syringe; the total number of syringes needed varies for each patient. On average a person needs between 1-2 syringes per area, depending on the treatment area.
How do I get started?