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Chicago Cosmetic Dermatology Treatments Juvederm Ultra XC

Juvederm is a is a non-animal hyaluronic acid product. Injections of Juvederm bring a more youthful appearance when injected in to the face. It can increase volume of the face as well as lessen the appearance of atrophy in the nasolabial folds (folds between the upper upper lip and cheeks), marionette lines (folds between the chin and cheeks). It can also be used to augment the vermillion border (lip line) and mucosal lips. Juvederm is injected in the mid or deep dermis with a fine needle. Pre-treatment anesthesia can be done with topical anesthetics or local nerve blocks (like the dentist) After treatment, Dr Lewitt usually recommends no exercising or elevation of heart rate for 24 hours to ensure the product stays where it is placed. A temporary swelling of the injected area resolves in a few days.

To discuss your Juvederm Ultra XC Chicago treatment with a Board Certified Dermatologist please make an online appointment or call (312) 585 7299 today.