Are you tired of dull, dry skin? Looking for a solution that hydrates, smooths, and refreshes without adding unwanted volume or undergoing an invasive procedure? Introducing SKINVIVE™ by JUVÉDERM®, a revolutionary hyaluronic acid-based injectable treatment that focuses on improving skin quality using a unique micro droplet technique. Get ready to discover a new approach to skincare that leaves your skin looking radiant and feeling rejuvenated.
- JUVÉDERM® SKINVIVE is a hyaluronic acid-based injectable skincare treatment designed to improve skin hydration, smoothness and overall quality. It is different from many other dermal fillers.
- The micro droplet technique offers natural-looking results with minimal downtime and accessible pricing.
- Real life success stories provide evidence of the transformative effects of Skinvive treatments, offering improved skin health and appearance with minimal discomfort.
Understanding SKINVIVE™ by JUVÉDERM®
Skinvive by JUVÉDERM® is an innovative skincare solution designed to improve skin smoothness and hydration without adding volume. This hyaluronic acid-based injectable treatment works wonders for individuals seeking to address dry skin, and improve skin texture, resulting in soft, hydrated skin. Skinvive stands out among other dermal fillers as it focuses on enhancing skin quality rather than augmenting the treatment area.
For many years skin boosters have been used in other countries to boost hydration and improve skin smoothness, and now this product is available in the United States. Many of our international client were anxiously waiting it’s fda approval and finally its here!
The benefits of Juvederm Skinvive injections include:
- Hydration and smoothness at the skin’s surface
- Safe for patients of all fitzpatrick skin types
- Satisfaction with the radiance of the skin in the treatment area (63% of patients at the six-month mark)
- Satisfaction with the health of the skin (83% of patients) in clinical studies
- Satisfaction with facial hydration (72% of patients) in clinical studies, most participants reported skin looked more hydrated
- A noticeable glow with many patient’s from the clinical study reporting the need to use less makeup
The science behind Skinvive by juvéderm
Skinvive’s transformative effects stem from its unique formulation and delivery method. Skinvive works by injecting a series of microdroplets of hyaluronic acid gel into the skin, which stimulates collagen production and enhances skin elasticity resulting in an improvement in skin smoothness.
The benefits of Skinvive include:
- Improved skin hydration
- Increased skin elasticity
- Enhanced skin texture
- Minimal discomfort during treatment due to the inclusion of lidocaine.
Benefits of using skinvive by juvéderm
Beyond improving skin texture, improving skin smoothness and reducing fine lines, Skinvive benefits all skin types with a range of advantages. With its focus on hydration and smoothness, Skinvive is an optimal treatment choice for individuals seeking a more natural-looking outcome without the need for volume augmentation or invasive procedures.
So whether you have dry, oily, or combination skin, Skinvive can help you achieve a radiant, youthful complexion, catering to all Fitzpatrick skin types.
Ideal candidates for skinvive by juvéderm treatment
Individuals seeking to tackle dryness, fine lines, and mild skin laxity without resorting to volume augmentation or invasive procedures are the ideal candidates for Skinvive treatment.
Skinvive is suitable for all skin types, making it an excellent choice for those seeking to enhance skin radiance and cheek suppleness without risking severe allergic reactions or other complications. Although skinvive by juvéderm is relatively safe, those with reaction to gram positive bacterial proteins should not use skinvive by juvéderm or other dermal fillers. Patients with an infection at the injection site would want to wait until the infection has cleared.
The Micro droplet Technique: Revolutionizing Skin Treatments and improving skin smoothness
Offering subtle, natural-looking results with minimal downtime, the micro droplet technique revolutionizes skin treatments. This breakthrough method is employed in Skinvive treatments, setting it apart from traditional facial fillers that focus on volume augmentation versus skin smoothness with skinvive.
The micro droplet technique involves injecting tiny droplets of a water-like gel, such as hyaluronic acid, into the skin. This allows for precise and even distribution of the product, resulting in a more aesthetically pleasing outcome. Moreover, micro droplet injections require less product than traditional injectables, making them more economical and accessible to a wider range of patients.
How micro droplet injections work
Micro droplet injections utilize tiny droplets of a water-like gel, such as hyaluronic acid fillers, strategically injected beneath the skin as an injectable gel treatment. This technique allows for a more accurate and focused treatment, activating collagen production and improving skin elasticity without the need for invasive procedures or large volumes of product.
This results in a more natural-looking outcome for patients, with minimal discomfort and side effects.
Comparison with other facial fillers
Skinvive differs from other facial fillers in the following ways:
- It has a less cohesive texture and focuses on hydration and skin smoothness rather than volume.
- Other facial fillers, like Juvéderm products, have more cohesive gel formulas.
- Skinvive by juvéderm uses a unique microdroplet technique, which sets it apart as an alternative to more invasive treatments like lasers and chemical peels.
This makes Skinvive an ideal option for those seeking a more subtle rejuvenation of their facial skin.
Advantages of the microdroplet technique
Advantages of the microdroplet technique include less risk of overcorrection and less risk of adverse events such as blood vessel blockage. This innovative method allows for more precise treatment, targeting only the most superficial layers of skin.
This results in a more natural-looking outcome for patients, with minimal discomfort and side effects. Improved skin smoothness is now within reach.
Skinvive Treatment Procedure: What to Expect
Skinvive by juvéderm treatment involves the following steps:
- Consultation with your provider to assess your skin’s condition and discuss your aesthetic goals.
- Application of a topical anesthetic to minimize discomfort if desired.
- Multiple injections using a tiny 32 gauge needle with minimal side effects. Your provider will determine the best course of action for your specific needs during the consultation.
The treatment itself is typically completed within 20 minutes, with your provider using a fine needle or cannula to inject Skinvive by Juvederm into the target areas to improve skin smoothness.
The FDA approval for Skinvive by juvéderm is in the cheek area. In Canada it is approved for the neck and forehead as well. As with any medication, off-label use can be determined by a licensed practitioner. Megan Davies FNP-BC, CANS has been using skin boosters for many years and can discuss during the consultation any concerns you have prior to your aesthetic treatment.
Preparing for your appointment
Before your appointment, make sure to:
- Discuss your treatment goals and any concerns with your provider. What is your goal, are you looking to improve skin smoothness or address skin hydration?
- Avoid taking any blood thinners or anti-inflammatory medications for a period of two weeks before your appointment. Other blood thinners patients do not commonly consider are alcohol (stop 24 hours prior) and fish oil.
- Discuss any previous allergic reactions you may have had, if you have had true dermal filler injection reactions it is possible you may not be a candidate.
This will help ensure the best possible results and minimize the risk of complications. A range of product can be used depending on goals including 2-4 syringes for skin smoothness.
During the treatment
During the treatment, your provider will inject skinvive by juvéderm into the target areas using a fine needle or cannula, ensuring minimal discomfort and side effects.
The treatment is quick, typically taking about 20 minutes, and you can expect to experience little to no downtime afterward. As with any facial injections, bruising is possible and you should plan any social events accordingly.
Results and Longevity: How Long Does Skinvive by juvéderm Last?
With factors such as age, lifestyle, and skin condition influencing longevity, Skinvive results can approximately six months. While some patients may notice immediate improvements in hydration and smoothness, long-term effects, such as increased collagen production and improved skin elasticity, may take time to develop.
Immediate and long-term effects
Immediate effects of Skinvive treatment include increased hydration and smoothness, giving your skin a refreshed and rejuvenated appearance.
Over time, the treatment works to stimulate collagen production and improve skin elasticity, resulting in more youthful-looking skin that feels soft and supple.
Factors affecting results longevity
The longevity of your Skinvive by Juvederm results can be influenced by several factors, including your age, skin condition, and lifestyle habits. For example, sun exposure, smoking, and alcohol consumption can all affect the skin’s ability to retain the hyaluronic acid filler and may shorten the duration of your results.
By maintaining a healthy lifestyle and following your provider’s post-treatment care instructions, you can help maximize the longevity of your Skinvive results.
Maintenance and follow-up treatments
To maintain optimal results, you may need periodic maintenance treatments of Skinvive. Your provider will schedule follow-up appointments as needed to monitor your progress and address any concerns or adjustments to your treatment plan. Regular Diamond Glow facials, which are also offered at our med spa can also increase the longevity of your results.
By staying consistent with your follow-up treatments, you can enjoy the lasting benefits of Skinvive and maintain your rejuvenated appearance.
Skinvive Before & After Photos
Post-treatment care and recovery
After your Skinvive by juvéderm treatment, be sure to follow your provider’s post-treatment care instructions for optimal results and a smooth recovery. Here are some general guidelines to keep in mind:
- Minimize strenuous exercise for a short period after your treatment.
- Limit sun exposure and protect your skin with sunscreen.
- Avoid applying makeup to the treated area for a specified period.
- If needed, apply a cold compress to the injection site to reduce swelling, this can also help with temporary redness.
- Do not plan any laser treatment procedures for about a month or as recommended by your provider
Following these instructions will help ensure the best possible outcome and minimize any potential side effects.
Regular follow-up appointments with your provider can help monitor your progress and address any concerns. Please make sure to report any unusual pain to your healthcare provider.
Safety and Side Effects: What You Need to Know
Skinvive by juvéderm is generally safe, with common side effects being temporary and mild, such as swelling, redness, and bruising at the injection site. These side effects typically resolve within a few days, and more serious complications, such as infection or allergic reactions, are rare.
Common side effects
Common side effects of Skinvive treatment include temporary swelling, redness, and bruising at the injection site. These side effects are typically mild and resolve within a few days, allowing you to return to your normal activities quickly.
Potential risks and complications
While skinvive by juvéderm treatment is generally safe, potential risks and complications may include infection, allergic reactions, and unintentional injection into a blood vessel. These complications are rare, and by choosing a properly licensed practitioner and following their post-treatment care instructions, you can minimize your risk and ensure a safe and effective treatment experience.
Precautions and contraindications
Before undergoing Skinvive by Juvederm treatment, be aware of certain precautions and contraindications. Skinvive should be avoided if you have an active skin infection, are pregnant or breastfeeding, or have a history of multiple severe allergies.
By discussing your medical history and any concerns with your provider, you can ensure a safe and successful treatment experience.
Skinvive by juvéderm vs. Other Aesthetic Treatments
Skinvive by juvéderm offers a unique alternative to other aesthetic treatments, providing hydration and smoothness without the need for invasive procedures like lasers, chemical peels, or other injectable fillers.
By focusing on how to improve skin quality rather than adding volume, skinvive by juvéderm can help you achieve a more natural and radiant appearance.
Skinvive by juvéderm and laser treatments
Depending on your specific needs and goals, Skinvive can be used in conjunction with or as an alternative to laser treatments. While laser treatments may be more effective for addressing certain skin concerns such as pigmentation disorders or acne scarring, Skinvive offers a less invasive option for those seeking to improve skin hydration and smoothness.
Skinvive by juvéderm and chemical peels
For those seeking a less invasive option with minimal downtime, skinvive by juvéderm may be preferred over chemical peels. Chemical peels can address a variety of skin concerns such as sun damage and acne scarring, but they may also require a longer recovery period.
Skinvive by juvéderm, on the other hand, focuses on hydration and smoothness, making it an ideal choice for those seeking a more subtle and natural-looking rejuvenation.
Skinvive by juvéderm and other injectable dermal fillers
Skinvive sets itself apart from other dermal filler injections due to its unique micro droplet technique and focus on hydration and smoothness at the treatment site rather than volume augmentation. While other facial fillers such as Restylane and Juvéderm products may offer more dramatic results in terms of volume, Skinvive’s innovative approach to skin rejuvenation can help you achieve a more natural and refreshed appearance.
The micro droplet technique used by Skinvive is designed to provide a more even distribution
Choosing the Right Provider for Your Skinvive Treatment
Securing the right provider for your Skinvive treatment is key to achieving optimal results and patient safety. It’s essential to select an experienced injector with experience in administering Skinvive treatments to minimize risks and complications.
When researching potential providers, ask about their experience with Skinvive treatments and the number of patients treated thus far by the provider.
Questions to ask during consultation
Ask your provider about their experience, training, and expected results during your consultation to ensure alignment with your goals and needs.
Additionally, inquire about potential risks, side effects, and post-treatment care to ensure you have a clear understanding of the Skinvive by Juvederm treatment process.
Real-Life Success Stories: Skinvive Transformations
Genuine success stories and before-and-after photos offer valuable insight into Skinvive treatments’ transformative effects. By examining the experiences of others who have undergone Skinvive treatments, you can gain a better understanding of the potential outcomes and set realistic expectations for your own treatment.
Patient testimonials can offer valuable information about the treatment experience and results from a firsthand perspective. By reading about the experiences of others who have undergone Skinvive by Juvederm treatments, you can gain a better understanding of what to expect during and after your own treatment, as well as the potential benefits and outcomes.
In summary, Skinvive by JUVÉDERM® with fda approval now in the U.S., offers a an innovative approach to skin rejuvenation, focusing on hydration and smoothness without the need for invasive procedures or volume augmentation. Utilizing the revolutionary micro droplet technique, Skinvive treatments can help you achieve a more natural, radiant complexion with minimal downtime. By choosing the right provider and setting realistic expectations, you can enjoy the transformative effects of Skinvive and rediscover your skin’s natural beauty.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is SkinVive by JUVÉDERM?
SKINVIVETM by Juvéderm® is an FDA-approved injectable gel that uses hyaluronic acid and lidocaine to improve the skin smoothness of the cheeks in adults over the age of 21, reducing lines and wrinkles.
How much does SkinVive by JUVÉDERM cost?
SkinVive by Juvéderm HA microdroplet treatments range from $600-$1800+ depending on number of treatment areas and area of the country you live. Dermal filler pricing in the United States can have a wide range of cost depending on where you live.
How long does skinvive by juvéderm last?
SkinVive offers lasting results around six months with just one treatment needed for a youthful look. Unlike some other skin injection procedures, only one treatment is needed in order to improve skin quality.
What are the side effects of skinvive by juvéderm?
SkinVive may cause redness, lumps/bumps, swelling, bruising, pain, tenderness, firmness, discoloration and itching that typically resolve within 7 days. If symptoms persist, your physician may choose to treat them with medications. More common side effects may have to do with your body’s immune response and should be discussed with your provider. If skin sores in the treatment area develop or any other known adverse events, please contact your provider’s office.
Can skinvive by juvéderm be used in conjunction with other aesthetic treatments like laser treatments or chemical peels?
Yes, skinvive by juvéderm can be used in combination with other aesthetic treatments such as laser treatments and chemical peels. As with all facial injectables, plan your treatments with your provider.