Juvéderm® Dermal Fillers
With age, the corners of the mouth can begin to droop and the upper lip flatten out. You can enhance the appearance of your lips with dermal fillers. The added volume and defined outline will contribute towards a fuller and more youthful appearing smile, enhancing your overall youthful appearance.
Juvéderm® is a smooth injectable gel made from a natural complex sugar called hyaluronic acid. This dermal filler is injected below the skin surface to fill in wrinkles and plump up areas such lips and skin folds.
These treatments can help you regain a defined contour and youthful facial curves with natural looking results.
Which areas does Juvéderm® target?
- Cheek definition
- Tear troughs
- Nasolabial folds
- Vertical lip lines
- Lip volume
- Lip definition
What to expect during your appointment?
A typical skin consultation involves meeting with our doctor, to discuss your skin concerns or queries. Our doctor will then be able to provide you with advice on how any skin problems can be treated or addressed. Following your consultation, we will provide you with a quote where necessary.
Please note that our quotations do not obligate you to proceed and all includes a routine 2 week follow up appointment.
Juvéderm® Frequently Asked Questions
Have a look through our Juvéderm® FAQ’s for answer to your queries, else we are always happy to answer any questions you may have at any point throughout the process, please contact us with any queries you may have.
JUVÉDERM® VOLUMA® injectable gels contain 20 mg/mL cross linked hyaluronic acid with (XC) or without lidocaine 3mg/mL. JUVÉDERM® VOLUMA® and JUVÉDERM® VOLUMA® XC are intended to restore volume of the face. The presence of lidocaineis meant to reduce the patient’s pain during treatment. They should be administered only by trained medical professionals. Talk to your specialist about the benefits/risks of this procedure in appearance medicine.
Caution: Should not be used in eyelids, bags under the eyes, glabellar region or lips; not with another dermal filler; people with autoimmune disease; severe multiple allergies or anaphylactic shock; caution is required in patients having acute rheumatic fever with heart complications; history of streptococcal disease; undergoing anti-coagulant treatment; in combinationwith drugs that reduce or inhibit hepatic metabolism; hypersensitivity to hyaluronic acid; hypertrophic scarring; children; pregnancy; breast feeding and intravascular injection; areas of inflammation or infection. Avoid makeup for 12 hours after injection and prolonged exposure to sunlight/UV light/extreme temperatures for 2 weeks. JUVÉDERM® VOLUMA® XC should not be used in people with untreated epilepsy, hypersensitivity to lidocaine or amide-type local anaesthetics, or porphyria, in immediate association with laser treatment, deep chemical peel or dermabrasion; JUVÉDERM®VOLUMA® XC is not recommended for intramuscular injections. Caution with use in patients showing symptoms of cardiac conduction disorders; may produce positive results in athlete anti-doping tests.
Possible side effects: Injection site inflammatory reactions (redness/swelling/itching/pain onpressure); induration or nodules; discolouration; weak filling effect; bruising; abscess formation, granuloma, necrosis in glabellar region, hypersensitivity. If you have any side effects or concerns speak to your doctor. You will need to pay for this Juvederm. Normal Doctors visit fees apply.
Speak to your specialist about your own situation. JUVÉDERM® is a registered trademark and Our pursuit. Life’s potential.™ is a trademark of Allergan, Inc. Allergan New Zealand Limited. PO Box 1873, Shortland Street, Auckland 1140. NAXXXX. ANZ/0229/2011f. ALL2141. 01/12. GHG.