Frequently Asked Questions about Voluma

What causes volume loss in the cheeks?

Most often the the greatest cause of volume loss to your cheeks is age related. Juvederm Voluma is the first FDA approved injectable gel that will instantly add volume to your cheek area. It can provide you contour and a subtle lift for up to 2 years.*

What is Voluma?

Voluma is Hyaluronic acid (HA),a naturally occurring substance found on your skin. As you age, you start to lose HA, which causes the skin to lose structure and volume, contributing to the formation of wrinkles and folds.*

How does Voluma work?

JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC is the first FDA-approved injectable gel to instantly add volume in the cheek area. It gives you a subtle lift, helping restore contour and a more youthful profile for up to two years with optimal treatment. JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC is for patients over the age of 21.*

Is treatment painful?

JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC contains lidocaine (a type of anesthetic) to help numb the treatment site. We may also choose to numb the treatment area with a topical or other injected numbing agent to further minimize discomfort.*

How long is the recovery process with Voluma ?

Because JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC treatment is non-surgical, you may return to your normal activities 24 hours after treatment.

It is also recommended to avoid strenuous exercise and extended exposure to the sun and heat within 24 hours of treatment.

Your nurse will also tell you what to expect following treatment with JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC.*

What is the difference between Juvederm XC and Juvederm Voluma XC?

JUVÉDERM® XC and JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC are approved to treat different areas of the face.

JUVÉDERM® XC is a non-surgical filler your doctor uses to instantly smooth out moderate to severe lines along the sides of your nose and mouth. Natural-looking results may last up to one year with optimal treatment.

JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC is the first injectable gel that is FDA-approved to instantly correct age-related volume loss in the cheek area for people over 21. It adds volume, creating contour and lift for up to two years with optimal treatment.*

*Individual Results May Vary.