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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Denkler
41 years experience in 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

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Newman
29 years experience in 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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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in 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
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
16 years experience in 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 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience in 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 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience in 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
20 years experience in 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 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Denkler
41 years experience in 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 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sclafani
31 years experience in 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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andres Sarraga
16 years experience in 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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