West Point Aesthetic Center
Unlock Your Inner Beauty
West Point Aesthetic Center offer JUVEDERM VOLUMA ™ to instantly add volume to the cheek area. As you age, you start to lose Hyaluronic Acid (HA), a naturally occurring, hydrating substance found your skin. This can cause your cheeks to sag and face to look hollow. Injecting this filler gives you a subtle cheek lift, helping to restore contour and a more youthful profile.
*Results may vary from patient to patient
What is Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA®?
Juvederm® VOLUMA® (made by Allergan, the makers of Botox Cosmetic) is a new cross-linked hyaluronic acid filler that was FDA approved in the United States in November of 2013. Juvederm® VOLUMA® is FDA approved specifically for volume loss in the cheeks and is formulated to be injected deeper, next to the bone. Juvederm® VOLUMA® has been used in Europe for the past 8 years and in Canada for the past 4 years with tremendous praise by plastic surgeons and dermatologists.
What Is Volbella?
Juvederm® VOLBELLA® is the latest cross-linked hyaluronic acid filler that was FDA approved in October of 2016. What makes Juvederm® VOLBELLA® unique is its FDA indication for the fine vertical lip lines and the lips themselves. Juvederm® VOLBELLA® is unique in that it has a 1 year indication from the FDA.
How long does Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA® last?
Juvederm® VOLUMA® has been shown to last for up to 24 months (2 years). Studies from Allergan consistently show that 76% of patients were still satisfied with their results after 2 years post treatment. After injection the body naturally starts breaking Juvederm® VOLUMA® down into simple sugars and this process may take a total of 24 months or more to complete. In the mean time, you enjoy the benefits of increased volume in the face!
Juvederm® VOLBELLA®has been shown to last for up to 12 months post injection and like all other Hyaluronic acids, the body breaks Juvederm® VOLBELLA®into simple sugars. It is great for treating the lip lines without causing the thick upper lip "monkey" face syndrome.
Does Juvederm® VOLUMA® hurt?
Juvederm® VOLUMA® &VOLBELLA®is well tolerated by most patients. Allergan's Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA® comes premixed with lidocaine, making the injections much more comfortable than previous fillers. Numbing creams and ice packs can help with any discomfort. West Point Aesthetic Center uses a cannula technique for delivering Juvederm VOLUMA®&VOLBELLA®to the face - making the procedure almost painless with minimal swelling and bruising.
How will I look post-treatment of Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA?
Post-treatment injection sites will have some redness and swelling. Most patients can return to work the next day without any problems. Patients will see an immediate lifting of the cheeks post procedure with Juvederm®VOLUMA® Patients will see an immediate improvement in their fine lip lines with Juvederm® VOLBELLA®
Post procedure instructions:
You may ice the area treated to help reduce swelling and redness. Icing should be done a maximum of 10 minutes every 2-3 hours. Dr. Atul Bembi recommends not touching the area or massaging the area the first 2 weeks. After all the swelling has resolved, you may feel some lumpiness as you run your finger across the injection site. This is normal. If these lumps are visible, you may start massaging 2 weeks post injection.
Can I do Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA® Botox® at the same visit?
Yes. Botox® Cosmetic and dermal fillers such as Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA® often used together to give the total non-surgical rejuvenation. Most patients choose to undergo both treatments at the same time to reduce the inconvenience of coming back. Others choose to do them separately for financial or other reasons.
Where is Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA® administered?
Juvederm® VOLUMA® can be administered anywhere you want volume, including cheeks, undereye area, chin, and jawline.
Juvederm® VOLBELLA® is typically administered in the fine lip lines, lip borders, and lip body as well as other areas of the face where a "fine brush" filler would work well like the fine cheek lines, undereye hollows, etc...
Who will be doing my Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA® injections?
All Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA® are done by Dr. Atul Bembi D.O. Dr. Bembi has over 12 years experience in doing cosmetic injections, with thousands of injections done safely and effectively. A consultation is needed to determine if you a candidate for Voluma or Volbella.
Are Juvederm® VOLUMA® & VOLBELLA® injections safe?
Juvederm® VOLUMA® was approved by the FDA on Novermber 2013. Juvederm VOLUMA® has since dominated the volumizing filler market in Europe and Canada due to its safety, ease of injection, and long lasting results. Dr. Bembi consistently uses Juvederm VOLUMA® as his volumizing filler of choice.
Juvederm VOLBELLA was approved by the FDA in October of 2016 and is Dr. Bembi's filler of choice for the hard to treat fine lip lines.