Everyone has heard of two famous beauty treatment, Botox and Juvederm. It seems you live in Edmonton and are curious to know more about them. Juvederm dermal fillers are a non-invasive injection of hyaluronic acid to provide volume, mainly in the face.

So what is HA Fillers?

Filler injection is the miracle shot that makes one look younger with the right dose as it adds volume to the skin. The generic name of this injectable filler is a hyaluronic acid gel. The indication of this injectable gel includes correction of nasolabial folds and other signs of aging moderate facial wrinkle and folds, lip augmentation, enhancing lips shape and volume and under eye fillers

Further, Voluma is a dermal filler and one of the most popular cosmetic treatment in the market today. It is part of the family of injectable hyaluronic acid and often called hyaluronic acid gel. Let's learn a little about hyaluronic acid before moving on. Hyaluronic acid, also known as hyaluronan is a nonsulfated glycosaminoglycan and an anion.

It travels through the epithelium, connective and tissues while affecting them. The treatment is among the most common nonsurgical cosmetic procedures in Edmonton, Canada.

Further, it is injected into the facial tissues. It helps remove folds, wrinkles or improve other parts of your face. Filler injection provides facial corrections for up to one year. This dermal filler has a smooth consistency compared to other products. To achieve a smoother feel, Juvederm products are made using Hylacross technology. It allows for a more malleable and smoother gel.

  •  Volbella XC

Is for lip augmentation. Also, it fixes perioral lines or lipstick lines in people over the age of 20.

  • Ultra Plus

The filler adds more fullness to the lip and its surrounding tissues. Juvederm Voluma is designed to enhance the cheek area of the face. It contours the cheek areas and increases its volume.

  • Volift

Is suitable for severe or moderate wrinkles in the nose and mouth area.

  • Voluma

It treats severe wrinkles and folds and sometimes lasts longer than other dermal fillers.

What is Filler treatments?

To achieve beauty, you don't need to go under the knife to change your looks. It  can give you your desired look with minimal side effects. It enhances your facial beauty and blends with your natural tone. The active ingredient  – hyaluronic acid - augments the facial tissue and improves your appearance.

How painful is the Juvederm treatment?

Before treatment, an esthetician will mark the areas that need treatments. Then, the medical staff carefully inject the dermal filler – Juvederm, in the target areas.

Afterward, the injected areas get a slight massage to prevent swelling. The message will help distribute the filler evenly. Therefore, if you are wondering how much time this will take, there is no need to. Juvederm treatment does not take long. It takes about 15 to 60 minutes and depends on the affected area.

Further, to ensure you do not feel too much pain, we freeze the area and use a fine needle. The injection contains lidocaine – a pain reducing aesthetic – in small amounts. It minimizes discomfort and any pain you might feel during or after the procedure. Also, it makes the treatment faster.

Target areas of Juvederm

Voluma XC helps improve the appearance of the cheeks. The nose and mouth area is filled using  Ultra Plus XC and Voluma XC. Furthermore, the dermal filler used for the lips is the Volift and Volbela for under eyes.

Side effects of Fillers

Every good thing always has a side effect and so does Juvederm. The side effects are short-lived, mild in nature in last for 7 days or less similar to any injection discomfort. Generally, the most common side effects include reactions at the injection site such as:

  • Pain and tenderness
  • Firmness
  • Swelling
  • Bumps and lumps
  • Bruising
  • Itching
  • Discoloration and
  • Risk of infection.


results showed on our website vary from patient to patient. We cannot guarantee any results

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