As we age, our skin changes. Over time, the natural volume of youthful skin begins to diminish as wrinkles and folds form. But, with Juvéderm™ injectable gel, you don’t have to just sit back and let it happen! Juvéderm™ is a smooth consistency gel made of hyaluronic acid-a (HA), a naturally occurring substance in your skin that helps to add volume and hydration. HA aids in creating collagen in the body, giving you supple and healthy skin.
Botox® is the most well-known to smooth away fine lines and wrinkles that come from facial movements like frowning and squinting. It is an incredible solution for forehead and frown lines and crow’s feet. Botox is also an effective treatment to treat excessive sweating, migraines, and various muscular disorders.
Although still a relatively new treatment option for TMJ, Botox has been show to improve a variety of medical conditions stemming from muscle over exertion. Disorders that include chronic migraines, uncontrollable blinking, excessive sweating and more have been treated with botox – making it a natural solution for TMJ as well.
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a simple, nonsurgical, physician-administered treatment that can temporarily smooth frown lines on your most visible surface: Your Face. It is the only wrinkle reduction treatment of its kind approved by the FDA.
Unlike Botox, Juvederm works immediately and can show results to patients right away. Juvederm is a filler made out of Hyaluronic Acid, which helps give skin more volume and smooth out wrinkles. The injection might give some patients mild bruising or swelling following the procedure, temporarily hiding the results, but it goes away quickly in most cases.
Like other treatments, the longevity of injectables like Botox and Juvéderm varies between patients. Factors like the type of injectable matter, as does the quantity and just how much repair is needed on the patient. But, the benefits from injectables like Juvéderm usually last 12-18 months before the patient requires another injection. Lip injections might last less, for about a year only. For longer-lasting results, both men and women are helped by several rounds of injections throughout the years.