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An Overview of Juvederm – Working, Uses, Types, Effectiveness, And More

Parenthesis or marionette lines are the nasolabial folds over the skin. They appear at the corner of the mouth to the edge of the nose. As with other creases, these folds expand with age and make you look dull and older. One of the most popular cosmetic procedures that make them disappear is Juvederm.

At Body Massage Wellness Med Spa, you can get the latest treatment methods like Juvederm XC filler to correct the facial lines and folds at reasonable prices.

In this article, you can learn more about the cosmetic procedure Juvederm that helps you in choosing the right option suitable for your skin.

Working of Juvederm

Juvederm is a hydraulic acid dermal filler – used to fill up the cheeks, lips, and other facial parts. This gel is injected into the skin to attain smoother, fuller, and youthful skin. The main advantage of Juvederm is that it can spread evenly below the skin. Also, this dermal filler doesn’t cause any complications as it contains natural substances present in the body.

Uses of derma filler

  • Reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines like 11 lines, marionette lines, and more
  • Gives fuller lips
  • Adds volume to the cheeks

How this gel is made?

This gel contains a substance – hyaluronic acid, which is naturally produced over the face. This substance stimulates collagen production and adds moisture. Many of us know that the body produces fewer amounts of collagen and hyaluronic acid with age. This filler can help to restore them and attain a beautiful facial appearance.

Different types and strengths

Due to its various applications, this gel is available in different concentrations and strengths, such as

  • Juvederm Ultra XC
  • Juvederm Ultra Plus XC

Note: XC indicates the substance lidocaine, which makes the procedure comfortable


  • Juvederm 18
  • Juvederm 24
  • Juvederm 30

The dermal filler is injected deep into the skin based on the number. All these formulas vary in density. From those, you can choose the right one depending on your problem.

What you can expect from this procedure?

During the first consultation, your medical professional will check your skin condition and give advice on which is suitable for you.

During the procedure, your doctor will identify and mark the areas, which need treatment. Then, your doctor will administer the dermal filler slowly into the area. After the injection, your medical professional will massage the skin to make sure whether it is administered properly or not. This procedure can last up to 15 to 60 minutes.

It is a minimally invasive procedure, so you can get back to your work as usual. All you need to do is avoid activities like sunbathing, consumption of alcohol, wearing makeup, and vigorous exercise up to 24 hours.


Most people will experience instant results after the process. Also, they increase over time. One thing you have to remember is, the results can last up to 6 to 12 months. Few people will enjoy the results even longer, so you have to undergo a few sessions to improve the effectiveness and time.

Choose the best-med spa that offers high-quality services, and book your appointment today to enhance your facial appearance.