When it comes to choosing the right filler for your anti-aging needs, it may seem as though there is a world of options out there. You’re definitely not wrong – major pharmaceutical companies are continually committed to developing and releasing new fillers designed to minimize the appearance of stubborn wrinkles. As a result, two major fillers have emerged as leaders in the anti-aging injectables field: Juvederm and Restylane.
The only question is, what are the differences between Juvederm and Restylane?
At first glance, there aren’t that many differences between the two. Both Juvederm and Restylane are dermal fillers that contain hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring compound that increases the skin’s moisture retention and kick-starts collagen production. Over time and with regular treatments, both dermal fillers can improve the look and feel of skin with the following benefits:
- Smoother skin
- Better moisture retention
- Minimization of wrinkles and fine lines
- Minimization of deep nasolabial folds
One of the main differences between the two dermal fillers is in the thickness of the hyaluronic acid gels. When the product is injected into the treatment area, the gel acts as scaffolding to add instant volume. Restylane has a slightly thicker consistency than Juvederm; however, both dermal fillers have been shown to be […]