Injectables include neuromodulators and dermal “fillers”. Neuromodulators used within our practice include “Botox” Cosmetic and Xeomin Aesthetic. Dermal fillers used include Juvéderm Ultra XC and Juvéderm Ultra Plus XC, Voluma, Belotero, Radiesse, Sculptra and Restylane. Not all injectables are created equal and each one offers unique properties to the experienced injector. Jackie Carr, RN, MSN, NP-BC, LE, provides free consultation to determine which product(s) is best for you.
Belotero is a newer dermal filler that is FDA-approved to reduce lines, wrinkles, and folds. Like Juvederm and Restylane, Belotero is hyaluronic acid facial filler that smooths moderate to severe wrinkles on the face.
BOTOX is a neuromodulator, a drug that relaxes targeted facial muscles. BOTOX injections are a simple way to look younger fast without surgery. These non-invasive injections soften wrinkles that are caused by muscle contraction as a result of repeating the same facial expression.
Injectables for Men
Everyone wants to look as good as they feel. Sometimes the energy and confidence you feel inside is not visible on the outside because of wrinkles and lines that may make you look older, tired or worried.
JUVÉDERM VOLBELLA® utilizes Vycross Technology. Vycross Technology utilizes a highly evolved process to blend short and long chains of hyaluronic acid. This cross-linking technique lends to its increased durability and longevity.
JUVÉDERM VOLLURE™ XC
Vollure, the newest member of the Juvederm Collection of Dermal Fillers, is the first and only filler proven to last up to 18 months in moderate to severe facial wrinkles. The secret to its longevity is in the VYCROSS Technology developed by Allergan Pharmaceuticals.
JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC
This recently FDA approved hyaluronic acid dermal filler is making a significant impact in the approach of facial augmentation. Voluma™ XC has a unique VYCROSS™ technology consisting of highly cross-linked HA which allows for more durability.
Juvederm® Ultra Plus XC
Within our practice, JUVÉDERM® Ultra Plus XC has been widely utilized for lip augmentation, softening of nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and the pre-jowl sulci.
Radiesse, an injectable dermal filler used for wrinkle reduction and removal, targets areas where there are lines, wrinkles, folds, or scars, creating a smoother, more youthful appearance.
Restylane is a hyaluronic gel dermal filler that decreases a variety of lines and wrinkles, including: Lines on the upper lip or corners of the mouth Marionette lines that extend from the mouth to the chin Nasolabial folds from
Sculptra use in the U.S. began as a treatment for people with HIV who experienced facial fat loss, a condition called lipoatrophy that causes a hollowing of areas of the face. Today, Sculptra is primarily used as an anti-aging dermal filler to improve lines, wrinkles,
Xeomin® Aesthetic injections are another anti-aging treatment similar to BOTOX but with specific properties that may make it the best choice for you. Like BOTOX, Xeomin is a treatment for lines and wrinkles that are caused by muscle contractions