Facial Aesthetic Surgery in Atlanta offers the latest product in Facial Fillers – Juvederm Voluma. To help patients make an educated decision on if this filler is right for them Dr. Sinha created these general Voluma FAQs.
What is Juvederm Voluma?
A: Voluma is the first and only filler FDA-approved to instantly add volume to the cheek area. It gives you a subtle lift, helping to restore contour and a more youthful profile.
What is Juvederm Voluma XC indicated for?
A: To restore volume loss in the facial areas such as the cheeks, temples and jawline
What makes Juvederm Voluma XC different from other dermal fillers?
A: This filler has good lifting capacity and lasts for up to 2 years
How long does Juvederm Voluma last?
A: Up to 2 years
Is the treatment painful?
A: Not really, similar to other injectable fillers
Is allergy testing needed?
A: No, this is a non-animal derived sugar molecule that is chemically identical to what is in your own body
Can all skin types be treated?
Can men be treated?
Does Juvederm Voluma require any special training or techniques?
A: As with all fillers, this product is a tool which produce excellent results when put into the right hands. Look for experience with the specific product and technique. Core specialists include facial plastic surgeons, plastic surgeons, oculoplastc surgeons and cosmetic dermatologists.
Can you combine Juvederm Voluma with other treatments?
A: Yes, this product is often combined with regular Juvedern and Botox Cosmetic.
How is the recovery?
A: Usually immediate. In some cases bruising and swelling can occur for a few days
What are the common side effects of Juvederm VolumaXc?
A: As with all fillers, lumps and bruising are the most common side effects
What can be done to prevent bruising?
A: Avoiding things that can make one bleed such as aspirin or ibuprofen, proper technique and pressure during the procedure and icing after the procedure.
Can Juvederm Voluma be removed if I don’t like the results?
A: Yes, this product can be dissolved with an injection