Aging skin and wrinkles result from a combination of many factors. It’s not just about cellular changes, collagen depletion can be a result of hormone loss, or damage caused by free radicals from UV light, cigarette smoking, unhealthy diet and alcohol. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance in the skin. It’s job is provide fullness and elasticity. As it diminishes, the skin loses its volume and wrinkles and folds appear.
Is JUVÉDERM® XC right for me?
JUVÉDERM® XC is a smooth gel that consists of hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the skin, that is gently injected by Dr. Ferguson under the skin to volumize your skin.
Reasons for choosing JUVÉDERM® XC:
1. COMFORT: It is infused with lidocaine to improve comfort during treatment.
2. IMMEDIATE RESULTS: In the few minutes it takes to inject JUVÉDERM® XC, you will see your skin transform and with minimal downtime you can step back into your life.
3. LASTING RESULTS: It is the ONLY hyaluronic acid (HA) filler FDA approved* to last up to one year with one treatment.
4. SAFE AND EFFECTIVE FOR ALL SKIN TYPES: JUVÉDERM® injectable gel is the first FDA-approved hyaluronic acid dermal filler that has proven its safety and effectiveness in persons of color. Studies with JUVÉDERM® showed no increased risk of hyperpigmentation or hypertrophic scarring in patients of color.