20 Sep Vollure
As we age, we lose volume in our face and have an increase of lines and wrinkles and folds start to form. There are surgical option available to help reduce the appearance of lines, wrinkles. But when it comes to Bone and fat loss, replacing Volume can be the 1st step to restoring your youthful appearance. By strategically placing fillers in areas of volume & bone loss, you can retain your youthful appearance and forgo surgical intervention.
What is Vollure?
Juvederm Vollure XC is an injectable Hylauronic Acid filler used to soften lines and wrinkles due to the aging process. Vollure was approved in Europe under the name Volift and in March of 2017 was approved in the US, switching the name to Vollure.
What is Vollure used for?
Juvederm Vollure XC is used to treat moderate to severe lines in the lower face. Specifically, oral commissures, nasal labial folds and marionette lines.
How long does Vollure last?
Vollure was approved by the FDA for improvement in wrinkles and lines for up to 18 months. At the 18-month mark, approximately 68% of patients in the study were still very satisfied with their results.
What is the similarities and differences between Vollure, Volbella and Voluma?
Vollure, Volbella and Voluma are similar and different in many ways. They all belong to the Juvederm family of products and are Hylauronic Acid Fillers. They all use the Vycross technology that gives them longer duration then some of the other fillers on the market. What makes them different is the make-up of the product. Voluma, Vollure and Volbella each contain different amounts of the HA. Vollure falls right in the middle containing 17.5 mg/ml of HA. Voluma containing 20 mg/ml of HA and Volbella containing 15mg/ml.
Is Vollure Painful?
Vollure is technically called Juvederm Vollure XC. The XC indicates that there is numbing included in the syringe and this will allow your treatment to be very comfortable. We also have numbing cream available if you prefer to come in early and get a little pretreatment. Many of our client chose to do this and we would have you arrive to the office 30 minutes prior to your treatment to get numbed.
What is recovery like with Vollure?
Recovery with Vollure is minimal and you can return to normal activities immediately.
What if I don’t like my injections?
Since Vollure is a hylauronic acid it can be removed by injecting an enzyme into the area treated with Vollure to dissolve the product. This may take a few visits to achieve the desired results, but it is highly effective.
Are there any other areas that can be treated with Vollure?
Yes, off- label areas are perioral lines, lips, chin, jaw line, and temples
How many Vollure treatments are needed to see results?
You will see results immediately, but depending on your volume loss or severity of your wrinkles it can take multiple syringes for desired results.