Juvéderm® – LONG-LASTING HYALURONIC ACID
Juvéderm® VOLUMA® is a new type of Hyaluronic Acid approved by department of health in May 2007, produce by Corneal-Allergan (Irvine, CA, USA), the manufactory is located in France Allergan original. This product can be injected into the middle to deep dermal tissue, used to rectify wrinkles around the eyes and mouth. (Tear trough/nasolabial fold)
The France Allergan original data presented it can last more than one year after injection. The unique cross-linking mechanism can even maintain for up to 18 months after the injection.
The Effect of Long-lasting Hyaluronic Acid
Everyone knows Hyaluronic Acid (HA) can smooth the wrinkles, fulfill cheeks and temples. Do you know HA can also carry out lifting effect to improve loose and sagging skins?
In the early stages, the Restylane vital light is the most popular HA, later clinical trials found out the larger molecule Vital has better lifting effect, result in a trend of utilize Restylane and Perlane.
The reason of using lager molecule to carry out lifting is because Vycross patterned technology can bond long and short HA keys efficiently have strong water absorption capacity and edema reduction ability to produce strong cohesion and viscoelastic in order to maintain supple a support characteristics.
- 3D Lifting – With the special Vycross patterned technology to create high adhesion and high cohesion of the gelatin can generate the effect of natural lifting, firming and excellent 3D support.
- Long-lasting – Juvéderm® VOLUMA® is only clinical trial proved long-lasting but not permanent HA with superior safety and tolerance, the effect of single treatment can be up to 18 months.
- Smooth and Comfort – Smooth texture and high cohesion can augment cheeks effectively and naturally.
- Satifaction – Represent youth and natural face easily.
The duration of Voluma dosage is up to 18 months or more, which is more than a one-year average with medium molecule. Integrated above advantages, the choice of Voluma V + for a full-face 8-point lift can achieve a longer lasting and better effect.
The current popular Voluma V + eight-point drawing method is proposed by the famous Brazilian plastic surgeon Dr. Mauricio De Maio. It can reduce the use of hyaluronic acid, and produce the effect of full face lifting after the eight points sequential injection.
The ability of strong water absorption of HA after injection can tightly grasp the water around it, as the sponge absorb water and expand, in addition to reduce the usage of hyaluronic acid and because of its strong hydration capacity can also carry out excellent lifting effect. On top of it, the strong “cohesion” and “viscoelasticity”, HA will be more solid, easy to spread out and become loose, hence enhance the effect of lifting.
Voluma + (V +) is the new formulate Voluma’s with additional local anesthetic can reduce about 90% of pain when inject. The new 1cc package make injection less laborious and more precise control of HA amount with finer needle.
The Common Inquiries
Why “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” can create 3D small V shape facial profile?
“Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” is an innovative Vycross ™ patented technology to produce high-efficiency links that combine single-chain HA into a 3D solid gel. “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” can carry out natural 3D lifting, small V shape facial profile and difficult to displacement with the characteristics of high adhesion and high cohesion after injected into the deep skin.
Professional plastic surgeon apply “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” into nose, chins, Albinus’ muscles, forehead and brow ridges to sculpture facial profile from flat, sagging 2D outline to 3D outline and create a young, abundance and 3D small V shape facial profile which look great on camera.
How long does “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” last?
Human bodies decompose and metabolize the natural HA within days. “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” is an innovative Vycross ™ patented technology has been proven by clinical experiments the effect is up to 18 months.
Does it hurt when inject “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA”?
“Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” contains a small amount of anesthetic, it reduce pain while inject. It is more relaxed and comfortable during injection, massage and after injection. Physician will provide you with tailor-made pain relief depending on your personal needs to increase your comfort during treatment,.
Will “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” be more and more favored by customers?
According to the latest statistics of the American Society of Orthopedic Surgeons (ASPS), the top three US cosmetic treatments are chin (71%), lips (49%), and cheeks (47%), far beyond the growth rate of face lift surgery (5%).
Because online social media is so popular and cameras are everywhere, people are either taking pictures or taking selfies. The traditional facelift surgery can only improve certain degree of looseness but cannot strengthen the facial profile and 3D lifting distinctive outline.
Asian is most concerned about the nose, chins, Albinus’ muscles, and cheeks. Those can be treated by “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA”.
Who is not suitable to apply “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA”?
People who are pregnant, breastfeeding, under 18 years of age, prone to suffer keloid, scar hypertrophy formation, severe allergic reactions or Gram-positive bacteria protein sensitivity are not suitable for ”Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” injection.
What should be aware of after apply “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA”?
It is recommended not to apply make-up within 12 hours, avoid intense exercise and alcohol intake within 24 hours, avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight, ultraviolet light, overheating or overcooling environment within 2 weeks. Inform physician immediately if you have abnormal redness, swelling, heat, pain, sharp skin pain or discoloration.
Can“Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” be used in combination with botox?
Yes, in fact combining “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” with Botox can provide better and more satisfactory treatment.
For example, if the frown line has formed for a long time, it is recommend using Botox to release the muscles in order to reduce dynamic lines following with “Voluma V+ long-lasting HA” to eliminate static lines and restore smooth skin.