JUVEDERM® ULTRA 3
Pack Size: 2 pre-filled syringes
JUVÉDERM® ULTRA is a range of hyaluronic acid based dermal fillers with lidocaine (a local anaesthetic) which are injected to restore facial volume, fill fine lines and wrinkles and folds and redefine lips.
Juvéderm® ULTRA is an advanced, cohesive, 3D hyaluronic acid matrix dermal filler with local anaesthetic, manufactured by Allergan; the makers of Botox®.
Juvéderm® ULTRA was launched in the UK in February 2008.
Cross-linked hyaluronic acid plus lidocaine (also called lignocaine in the UK).
What is JUVÉDERM® ULTRA 3?
It is an injectable gel for injection into the facial tissue for the correction of moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds in adults over 21.
Juvederm Ultra 3, a thicker gel, allows more versatility in contouring and volumising, facial lines and naso-labial folds, filling deeper wrinkles, enhancing lip volume and to fill in acne scars. Ultra 3 is ideal for injection into the lips and perioral area for lip augmentation. Anywhere there is a deep wrinkle or large fold or hollow, you can use either Ultra 3 or Ultra 4 depending the condition.
What does it contain?
Juvéderm® ULTRA contains non-animal hyaluronic acid with the addition of 0.3% lidocaine, local anaesthetic to provide more comfort both during and after injection.
Is a skin test required before treatment?
No allergy test needed.
How long does it last?
According to the manufacturer Juvéderm® ULTRA has enhanced stability and resistance to degradation by heat and the body’s metabolism, providing a duration of the product up to 12 months.
Not to be used in:-
- Individuals with a known hypersensitivity to hyaluronic acid or lidocaine.
- Patients with severe allergies manifested by a history of anaphylaxis or history or presence of multiple severe allergies.
- Juvéderm® ULTRA should not be administered directly after laser treatment, deep chemical peeling, dermabrasion or in the case of superficial chemical peeling if there is a severe inflammatory reaction.