FAQs About Juvéderm®
Are you curious about Juvederm? Juvederm is one of the most popular options for a quick, non-invasive “liquid facelift.” Dr. Kim Okamura, D.D.S., has helped hundreds of people look and feel their best with this quick, safe, and effective treatment.
Review these common questions to learn more about Juvederm and decide whether it’s right for you.
What is Juvederm?
Juvederm is an injectable dermal filler. It helps temporarily eliminate wrinkles while giving the skin a fuller, firmer, more youthful appearance.
How long does Juvederm last?
A single Juvederm treatment can last anywhere from nine to 12 months; each case treatment varies.
Can you get Juvederm lip injections?
Yes! The lips are one area where Juvederm use is common. It is also used in the cheeks and around the nose. You can use Juvederm on areas of volume loss as well as folds around the mouth and chin.
How much is Juvederm?
Juvederm costs vary based on the amount used and the area targeted.
Who performs the Juvederm procedure?
Dr. Okamura has been extensively trained on Juvederm injection treatment. Individuals can seek out professionals who are trained and certified to perform the injection; don’t forget to check out their training or the Juvederm website.
Is the procedure uncomfortable?
A Juvederm injection is painless for the majority of patients. Optionally, a topical numbing agent, as well as oral anesthetic can be used to minimize any discomfort you may feel.
How long does the procedure take?
A Juvederm injection can take as little as a few minutes to perform. You should plan at least an hour of time in order to sign in at the office and complete any paperwork.
When will I notice results from my Juvederm treatment?
You will see the results in the mirror immediately after getting Juvederm.
Are there different types of Juvederm to choose from?
Juvederm comes in several varieties, including Juvederm Ultra Plus. Dr. Okamura will advise you on the best option for your case. The final decision is up to you.
When can I go back to my usual routine afterwards?
You can return to your usual routine right away – there’s no downtime! Dr. Okamura will give you some instructions to help you care for the injection site.
Want to learn more or schedule a personal consultation? Dr. Okamura will be glad to speak with you about Juvederm and other facial aesthetic services in Seattle. Along with a dedicated team of professionals, she offers a full range of dental and smile enhancement services. To get started, simply contact her.