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Posted by: SAM | 2010/06/24

JUVIDERM VOLUMA

HI DOC
IS IT TRUE THAT JUVIDERM ULTRA LASTS UP TO 5 YEARS?
I HAVE LINES ON MY CHEEKS WHEN I SMILE AND WAS TOLD BY A DERMATOLOGIST THAT IF THE USED THE ABOVE THAT IT WOULD LAST UP TO 5YEARS COMPARED TO THE NORMAL JUVIDERM.

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Hi Sam, thank you for the question.

Juvederm Voluma and Ultra are manufactured by the same company but are 2 different products.

Juvederm Voluma studies have demonstrated that one can expect a minimum longevity of 18 months (1.5 years) while around 50% of patients achieve 24 month longevity (2 years). Voluma is only indicated for deep injection placement and volumising the face (cheek, chin, jaw line, nasolabial fold, etc) and not for fine lines.

Juvederm Ultra has been shown to last between 9 to 12 months and to be specific 75% of people injected with Ultra can expect 12 month longevity while the other 25% will start losing effect at 9 months.

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Posted by: anti-ageing expert | 2010/06/27

Hi Sam, thank you for the question.

Juvederm Voluma and Ultra are manufactured by the same company but are 2 different products.

Juvederm Voluma studies have demonstrated that one can expect a minimum longevity of 18 months (1.5 years) while around 50% of patients achieve 24 month longevity (2 years). Voluma is only indicated for deep injection placement and volumising the face (cheek, chin, jaw line, nasolabial fold, etc) and not for fine lines.

Juvederm Ultra has been shown to last between 9 to 12 months and to be specific 75% of people injected with Ultra can expect 12 month longevity while the other 25% will start losing effect at 9 months.

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