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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Denkler
42 years experience Plastic Surgery
Rare Allergies: Hyaluronic acid is the component of juvederm. Hyaluronic acid is a normal human substance so the body rarely attacks something that is "normal". How ... Read More
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Very slight: The hyaluronic acid is a component of our skin proteins so being allergic would be a kin to a water allergy. It can happen since synthetic hyaluronic ... Read More
Dr. Suzanne Galli
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Juvederm allergy: there is a small percentage of the population that can react to juvederm with an allergic type response. be sure to have your face evaluated by a boar ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Newman
30 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Up to a week: Juvederm and similar hyaluronic fillers are hydrophilic and take up water from your skin tissue. There is a settling period where the moisture absorb ... Read More
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Dr. Henry Mentz
37 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
Juvederm: It's immediate, but it can take a few days to settle into its final shape.
Dr. Suzanne Galli
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Juvederm: Some patients experience a little bruising or swelling after injections. This resolves with time.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Laser vs filler: Refirms is like a low power laser to firm the facial skin. Juvederm is a hyaluronic acid filler to fill facial defects. Different tools for different ... Read More
Dr. Suzanne Galli
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Refirme and juvederm: Refirme is a procedure involving radiofrequency and light to improve wrinkles and juvederm is an injectable filler that can be used to improve wrinkle ... Read More
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Dr. Henry Mentz
37 years experience Cosmetic Surgery
ReFirme and Juvederm: ReFirme is a FDA cleared non-invasive skin treatment procedure featuring revolutionary elos technology that enables you to achieve a youthful and tone ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Absolutely: You are injecting hyaluronic acid with additives into the skin which can cause both an allergic dermatitis as well as an irritant dermatitis.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
28 years experience Dermatology
Laser vs filler: Refirme is a laser device using bipolar radiofrequency and light manufactured by syneron. It helps to improve the appearance of skin by stimulating co ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
35 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Yes: Juvederm , Restylane (dermal fillers) belotero are all hyaluronic acids ( HA) We have HA as a protein in our tissues so allergy to these fillers alth ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Thomas Lamperti
21 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
The : The juvderm ultra plus formulation is thicker so lasts longer. This can be beneficial depending on the specific use and what part of the face is being ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Denkler
42 years experience Plastic Surgery
Slight Diferences: Belotero and juvederm are similar products by different companies. Both are hyaluronic acids, a normal human substance. Belotero does not come with ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sclafani
32 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Juvederm : Only juvederm is fda approved and legal in the us. Aquamid has gone through clinical trials but has not been approved for any use in the us. Aquamid ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andres Sarraga
17 years experience Plastic Surgery
Massage: There are some irregularities that can remain after fillers . But if after a couple of weeks it does not improve, go back to your plastic surgeon for ... Read More
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