JUVÉDERM® in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Punta Gorda, FLHyaluronic acid (HA), a naturally occurring substance that hydrates the skin is abundant in young skin. However, as we age, the amount of HA in our skin is diminished due to sunlight and other harmful factors, causing the skin to loose volume, structure, and create wrinkles.
What is JUVÉDERM?
JUVÉDERM in Fort Myers is a gel filler that Dr. Brueck uses to eliminate wrinkles around the nose and mouth. Most patients only need one treatment to see results, which are natural-looking and can last up to one year.
Am I a good candidate for JUVÉDERM in Fort Myers?
Most patients with unwanted wrinkles around the nose and mouth are good candidates for JUVÉDERM. Exceptions include those who have bad allergies to gram-positive bacteria, or those allergic to lidocaine. During your consultation, Dr. Brueck will determine if you are a good candidate, and which treatment is best to achieve your cosmetic goals.
What can I expect from JUVÉDERM?
JUVÉDERM in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, and Punta Gorda can temporarily smooth unwanted wrinkles and improve natural contours on numerous areas of the face. Patients who have creases that run from the nose to the corners of the mouth (nasolabial folds), and lines that run vertically above the lips, along the corners of the mouth, of from the mouth to the jawline may see good results from JUVÉDERM.
How long is recovery from JUVÉDERM?
Patients may experience some discomfort, such as firmness, swelling, tenderness, redness, bumps or bruising at the injection site(s). These side-effects are mild, and should clear up on their own within a week or less.
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