What is Juvéderm Voluma XC for Cheeks?
A new hyaluronic based filler has reached the market with remarkable qualities. Juvéderm Voluma XC is the only filler cleared by the FDA to restore volume loss in the cheeks.
By lifting rather than filling the cheeks, more youthful proportions and appearance can be attained. Surveys of patients note they look up to 5 years younger. Our top NYC cosmetic surgeon sees less bruising in our patients compared to other fillers. On top of that, Juvéderm Voluma XC can last up to two years.
Both Juvederm Ultra Plus and Juvederm Ultra Plus XC are a more dense form of this cosmetic injection. They are also the most cross-linked versions. Hence, it has a greater filling-up-volume effect where cheeks, lips, naso-genian folds, general folds, and very deep nasolabial folds are concerned.
Voluma XC In Depth
by Monica Tadros M.D., F.A.C.S.
Why choose Juvederm Voluma XC?
Juvederm Voluma is the first and only FDA-approved injectable gel to instantly add volume to your cheeks to correct age-related volume loss in both men and women. It is also formulated with lidocaine for added comfort during treatment.
- Only injectable filler to restore volume loss in cheeks
- Non-surgical facial lift
- Instant results after 1 treatment*
- Look younger and more youthful
- Natural-looking results
- Lasts up to 2 years*
One of the hallmarks of facial aging is the loss of midface volume. While it occurs in varying degrees of severity, it can lead to significant changes in the facial appearance. Juvederm Voluma XC can reverse one of the most noticeable changes – the loss of cheekbone definition. Get a quick, noon-surgical way to add volume to your cheeks and take years off your appearance.
Ideal Candidate for Juvederm Voluma XC
Both men and women who have lost volume in their face, particularly in their cheeks, can benefit from Juvederm Voluma XC treatment. It is a safe and effective facial filler for all skin types and colors. Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding should not use dermal fillers. Additionally, if you have recently used blood thinners or have a bleeding disorder you should refrain from using dermal fillers.
Benefits of Juvederm Voluma XC
Achieve a more youthful look. In the clinical study, people perceived themselves to look 5 years younger 6 months after treatment, and 3 years younger 24 months after treatment. On average, a patient requires at least 1-vial of Voluma in each cheek to achieve optimal results.
The recovery after Juvederm Voluma XC
There is no downtime necessary after Voluma X injections. Patients can return to school or work immediately after their treatment at the clinic for cosmetic plastic surgery in New Jersey. Slight redness and temporary tenderness may be experienced for the first few days. Mild bruising and swelling are also common, although this will dissipate over the first week. The results from Voluma XC injections can last for up to two years.
Juvederm is a softer hyaluronic acid filler that is used primarily in the perioral and lip area. It is excellent in this area and should not be used in the tear trough area as it can provide too much volume in this area. Voluma is a deeper volumizing hyaluronic acid filler that is used primarily in the malar areas and has excellent results.
Both are FDA approved, long-lasting fillers that are
Voluma is a thicker filler and is best injected into a DEEP plane. Works great to restore lost volume in the cheek/midface area. Juvederm Voluma™ XC is specially formulated to add volume to cheeks. Voluma is a Hyaluronic Acid (HA) filler that is FDA-approved specifically for deep injection in the cheek area to correct the loss of volume that comes with aging.
To augment lips and achieve greater symmetry and definition, injections of Juvéderm® XC are the appropriate treatment. The two fillers are not the same and they
- JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC injectable gel is for deep injection in the cheek area to correct age-related volume loss in adults over 21.
- JUVÉDERM® XC injectable gel is for injection into the facial tissue for the correction of moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as nasolabial folds.
- JUVÉDERM® Ultra XC is for injection into the lips and perioral area for lip augmentation in adults over 21.
Dr. Monica Tadros, M.D., F.A.C.S. is a distinguished Sinus, Sleep and Facial Plastic Surgeon and Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is one of a small number of surgeons to attain double board certification by the American Board of Otolaryngology and the American Board of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.