Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have questions about the procedures, treatments
or services that we provide? Below is a list of some frequently asked
questions, but please feel free to call our office if you need additional
information, (401) 331-2303. We are always pleased to assist you.
• How does Juvederm® work?
• How long do results last?
• Is Juvederm® safe?
• How is Juvederm® different from BOTOX®?
• How long does the procedure take?
How does Juvederm®
Juvederm® works in two ways: Upon injection, into
the mid to deep dermis (middle skin layer), the NASHA™ gel adds
volume and fullness to smooth facial wrinkles and folds. It integrates
into dermal tissue, then attracts and binds to water molecules to help
How long do results last?
The average treatment results last eight to ten months.
Is Juvederm® safe?
Yes. Juvederm® is approved by the FDA for the treatment
of moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as nasolabial folds,
or deep frown lines between the eyebrows.
How is Juvederm® different
Juvederm® is a natural cosmetic filler. BOTOX®
is a drug that blocks nerve transmission and relaxes the underlying muscles.
BOTOX® weakens the muscles that cause wrinkles; Juvederm® fills
the deep wrinkles that have become permanent – even when you’re
How long does the procedure
The procedure is simple and convenient, and results
are practically instantaneous. Also, since Juvederm® does not require
patients to have allergy testing, it is not necessary to wait to qualify
for the procedure.
For additional information, please visit Juvedermusa.com.
Please call our office (401) 331-2303 today to make your appointment
with Dr. Edstrom.