Juvederm in Sugar Land, TX

Dr. David Stapenhorst of Signature Plastic Surgery offers Juvederm® treatments to the residents of Sugar Land, Texas, and Houston, Texas. Since 2006, Juvederm® has been used to help reduce moderate to severe wrinkles on the face. Dr. Stapenhorst recommends Juvederm® treatments for his patients who want to improve the appearance of the skin around the mouth and nose, such as the nasolabial folds that extend from the outside/bottom part of the nose to the corners of the mouth. Other areas that can be treated with Juvederm® include the lips, the corners of the mouth and the marionette lines that extend from the corners of the mouth to the chin. Dr. Stapenhorst typically recommends one Juvederm® treatment to achieve the desired result. Typically, Juvederm® treatments last for anywhere from six to nine months (lips) to one year or more (nasolabial folds).

What happens during the Juvederm® procedure by Dr. David Stapenhorst?

Dr. Stapenhorst injects the clear Juvederm® gel into the mid- to deep dermis. Depending on the individual treatment plan for the patient, Dr. Stapenhorst may use multiple injections of Juvederm® to achieve the desired result.

When can normal activities resume after the Juvederm® procedure?

Juvederm® treatments require only minimal downtime for the patient. Dr. Stapenhorst advises his patients that they should avoid exercise/strenuous activities or extremely hot environments for 24-48 hours after the Juvederm® treatments.  This minimizes the chance of bruising and swelling.

Is there any pain associated with the Juvederm® procedure?

Some patients report mild discomfort from the needle while Dr. Stapenhorst is performing the Juvederm® treatments. Patients may also experience redness, tenderness and mild pain at the injection sites. These symptoms typically resolve within three days. Other symptoms include firmness, swelling, bumps and bruises that resolve within seven days.

How much does Juvederm® cost in Sugar Land, TX?

Signature Plastic Surgery works with CareCredit® to provide financing options for patients. Within a few hours, you can be pre-approved for your cosmetic procedure.

Dr. Stapenhorst specializes in medical spa treatments; visit our other dermal filler pages including Radiesse®Restylane® and Sculptra®.