Juvederm XC Filler in Tucson, AZ

Although many of us love the sun in Tucson, Arizona, it can be cause for skin deterioration. The dry heat and rays can cause undesirable wrinkling and creasing in the skin. For skin rejuvenation, many turn to cosmetic solutions. Juvederm XC is one of many options to alleviate wrinkles and lines.

Is Juvederm XC Right for Me?

Juvederm XC can erase unwanted wrinkles, creases, and lines in the face. You may be a good candidate for Juvederm XC if you desire to improve the following signs of aging:

  • Lines reaching from the nose to the mouth (also known as nasolabial folds or laugh lines)
  • Creases below the nose and above the lip
  • Wrinkling near the mouth
  • Skin creases located above the jawline

If your body is sensitive to treatments, Juvederm XC might not be the right choice for your body. Some patients experience allergic reactions to the ingredients and pain alleviants Juvederm XC contains. To determine your eligibility, Dr. Eades will carefully review your medical history with you.

What Can I Expect from Juvederm XC?

Once you have opted for Juvederm XC, Dr. Eades will inform you about the ins and outs of the treatment. Depending on where your wrinkles are worst, Dr. Eades will choose appropriate injection sites for the filler. To relieve soreness during the injections, he may also apply a numbing agent over the surface of your skin. Patients can leave his Tanque Verde office and go home for recovery.

How Long is the Recovery Time for Juvederm XC?

After your procedure, you can go home for rest and downtime immediately. If you live within the Casas Adobes or Catalina Foothills areas, you will not have to arrange a driver. Patients of Juvederm XC may experience some uncomfortable symptoms after their appointment; including swelling, redness, and slight irritation. Patients are encouraged to avoid scheduling important meetings until 7 days after their initial appointment. Once the skin heals, and the puffiness fades, the wrinkles and creases should disappear. You can confidently enjoy a younger, fresher look.