What Is Juvederm®/Perlane?
Juvederm®/Perlane is a smooth consistency gel made of hyaluronic acid a naturally occurring substance in your skin that helps to add volume and hydration. The smooth consistency gel helps to instantly restore your skin’s volume and smooth away facial wrinkles and folds, like your “smile lines”. Juvederm®/Perlane injectable gel is the first FDA-approved hyaluronic acid dermal filler that is proven to be safe and effective for persons of color.
What Is The Treatment Plan?
One of our physicians eases Juvederm®/Perlane injectable gel into the skin using a fine needle to temporarily fill in and augment the treatment area and smooth moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds. The injection process takes only about 15 minutes.
What Can Patients Expect Following Treatment?
Side effects are usually mild to moderate lasting 7 days or less and included temporary injection site reactions like redness, pain, firmness, swelling and bumps. With Juvederm®/Perlane the injection process takes only about 15 minutes and results are immediate. Plus, there’s minimal recovery or downtime.
How Many Treatments Are Required?
Correction is temporary; therefore, touch-up injections as well as repeat injections are usually needed to maintain optimal corrections every 6 months.