How Can Juvederm Voluma and Vollure Help You Look Younger?

How many new signs of aging have developed on your face over the past five years? Is your skin still taut and silky smooth? Are your cheeks still full and youthful? Does your complexion still offer the vibrancy that it did in your twenties? For many women over the age of 30, the answer is “no, no, and ugh, no.”

While it’s natural to feel frustrated by the lines, wrinkles, folds, and loss of volume taking over your appearance, you don’t need to accept those signs of aging as inevitable and permanent. Thanks to innovative and long-lasting dermal filler treatments like Juvederm Voluma and Juvederm Vollure, all you need is a 30-minute lunch break and a quick appointment at Dr. Carroll Dermatology Surgery and Laser Institute to reverse those unwanted signs of growing older.

Juvederm Voluma: Restore Your Well Defined Cheeks

In healthy skin, hyaluronic acid exists between cells to help your skin appear firm and maintain attractive, youthful volume. That hyaluronic acid supports well defined cheeks and keeps them from deflating. However, hyaluronic acid gradually disappears from your skin over time, just like collagen and elastin. Juvederm Voluma is designed to fix this problem by replacing the hyaluronic acid you lose with age. Read more

Botox? Dysport? Which is Right for You?

Age isn’t always a friend to your skin. It’s unavoidable that signs of aging will appear on your face over time, but thanks to treatments like Botox and Dysport, you don’t need to live with those signs forever. These two injectables safely and efficiently minimize unwanted wrinkles around your eyes, along your forehead, and between your brows. So, how are they different, and which is best for you?

Botox: The Product Known Around the World

Botox is one of the most instantly recognizable cosmetic treatments and has been in use for decades around the world. It is a neuromodulator treatment approved to temporarily reduce the appearance of moderate to severe frown lines between the brows and crow’s feet around the eyes. Each injection contains a very small amount of a highly purified botulinum toxin protein that is injected into specific muscles to temporarily reduce muscle activity and minimize the muscle contractions that cause wrinkles to form. Read more

Facial Fillers: Your Ultimate Holiday Pick-Me-Up

The holiday season is nearly upon us! In addition to enjoying delicious turkey dinners and taking time off from work, you will also see many of your family members and friends during the different holidays scattered throughout November, December, and January. If you’re looking for an easy way to look better than ever without dipping into the money you have stashed aside for gifts, then consider facial fillers! Also known as dermal fillers, facial fillers are simple treatments that help you look like a younger and more rejuvenated version of yourself. Whether you want plumper cheeks, more defined lips, or smoother skin, the right facial fillers can make it happen!

Banish Wrinkles

Wrinkles are unavoidable as you age, but thanks to dermal fillers you’re no longer forced to accept them as a permanent part of your appearance! Numerous dermal fillers are formulated specifically to target wrinkles like smile lines, marionette lines, crow’s feet, glabellar lines, prejowl folds, and chin wrinkles. Different fillers function in different ways. Juvederm, for example, is a hyaluronic acid filler that fills and lifts your skin to eliminate wrinkles, while Radiesse also stimulates extra collagen production to help resolve wrinkles. Just one treatment can sustain results for more than a year, so everybody at that holiday party will be asking for your secret! Read more

A Quick Guide to Overcoming Signs of Aging with Cosmetic Injectables

Injectables are currently the hottest trend in cosmetic enhancement, and for good reason. Whether you want to minimize crow’s feet, add volume back into your cheeks, or subtly augment your lips, neurotoxins and dermal fillers can meet all of your needs. As age begins to impact your skin and you search for the perfect anti-aging solution, keep these injectables in mind.

Relaxing the Muscles with Neuromodulators

Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin are all considered neuromodulators because they work in similar capacities to minimize the visibility of unwanted wrinkles and fine lines. All three utilize a type of neurotoxin that causes muscles to relax and stop contracting so dramatically. Read more

Which Dermal Filler is Right for You?

43693618 - young man having botox treatment at beauty clinicIf you are contemplating getting a dermal filler, you may be struggling to select the option that will best help you achieve your aesthetic goals. Dermal fillers are light and temporary injectables that can be placed strategically into the skin to combat common signs of aging like lost volume and wrinkles. So which one is best for you?


Juvederm is an incredibly popular choice because it targets moderate to severe facial folds and wrinkles like the nasolabial folds that run from the nose to the corners of the mouth. It’s also FDA-approved to lift and contour cheeks that have lost volume with age, and it can even plump the lips as well. It’s biodegradable hyaluronic acid works immediately and lasts up to a year. Read more