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As the skin ages, it loses its elasticity, leading to the formation of lines and other signs of aging. Juvéderm Vollure™ is an FDA-approved injectable dermal filler that can help combat facial wrinkles. Bolstered with hyaluronic acid, it can smooth and minimize wrinkles and creases around the mouth. Hyaluronic acid is a hydrating substance naturally found in the skin and acts as a plumping agent. When injected into the facial tissue, it adds volume and fills in creases.Dr. Gary Goldenberg and Dr. Kristina Goldenberg are New York board-certified dermatologists and specialists in non-surgical cosmetic techniques. They often recommend Juvéderm Vollure™ injections alone or as part of a comprehensive skin rejuvenation and enhancement program.

Juvéderm Vollure™ softens lines around the nose and mouth

Part of the Juvéderm family of hyaluronic acid dermal fillers, Juvéderm Vollure™ formula has been optimized to treat the deep creases that fun from the nose to the corners of the mouth (parentheses lines). Juvéderm Vollure™ is best for patients who would like to address:

  • Facial wrinkles
  • Moderate to severe parentheses lines

How are Juvéderm Vollure™ treatments performed?

A Juvéderm Vollure™ treatment is a straightforward procedure that is done at the Manhattan office. During the appointment, your doctor will introduce the specially formulated gel into the folds and creases that line the mouth and nose. This is done with a fine needle to precisely control the amounts of the product injected. No general anesthesia is required. However, to improve patient comfort, the gel contains a small amount of a mild numbing agent.

A single session generally lasts less than an hour, depending on the area being treated. Redness, mild discoloration, and tenderness are common side effects after treatment. However, these symptoms will fade soon and no serious downtime is required. Most patients continue their day as they normally would.