Consisting of hyaluronic acid and Lidocaine, Juvederm ULTRA 4 is a dermal filler that comes in a gel form. Hyaluronic acid has an exceptional ability to retain moisture, so it is ideal for adding volume. Dermal filler Juvederm ULTRA 4 is designed for administration into the mucous membrane of the lips and the deep dermis. JUVEDERM dermal fillers are an established brand that have been used by aesthetic professionals for many years.
Dermal filler Juvederm ULTRA 4 is made with Hylacross technology; its robust formulation contains highly crosslinked hyaluronic acid which results in a thicker gel. Optimal for filling in deep wrinkles, folds, and creases, this dermal filler is used to combat sagging skin and for redefining contours of the face.
Dermal filler Juvederm ULTRA 4 is indicated for intense treatment of deep depressions and wrinkles. Severe Nasolabial Folds, as well as Marionette Lines and Oral Commissures can be corrected with Juvederm ULTRA 4. It can mimic a facelift when used to sculpt and redefine facial areas such as the cheeks, chin, and jaw, and it is also appropriate for treating the backs of the hands. The thickness of the product means it is not suitable for correcting hollows under the eyes also known as Tear Troughs.
Results can be seen on the same day of treatment, and most patients will not experience downtime.Those receiving dermal filler Juvederm ULTRA 4 can expect the effects of treatment to last from 6 to 9 months or more, with periodic touch-up sessions to follow as necessary.
Dermal filler Juvederm ULTRA 4 is manufactured by Allergan in Europe and is made from crosslinked sodium hyaluronate of non-animal origin at a concentration of 24 mg/ml, with Lidocaine present at a concentration of 3mg/ml. Two syringes, each pre-filled with one ml of gel and accompanied by 2 x 27G1/2” needles, are packaged together. The inclusion of Lidocaine ensures a comfortable experience for the patient.