Juvéderm XC and Voluma Overview
Juvéderm XC and Juvéderm Voluma are composed of hyaluronic acid, a substance found naturally in the body that keeps the skin looking fresh and supple. These gels can be used to fill in wrinkles and folds and to restore volume and suppleness to the face and lips. The Juvéderm family of hyaluronic-based fillers restore a youthful appearance to the skin by adding fullness to hollow areas and by filling in moderate to severe wrinkles. Juvéderm injectables are commonly used to fill in lines around the mouth and those that extend from the nose to the mouth. When injected into the lips, cheeks, and hands, they add volume for a younger, softer appearance. Dr. Henry Mentz, a triple board-certified plastic surgeon in Houston, offers Juvéderm XC and Juvéderm Voluma at his MedSpa for patients who want to extend the results of their plastic surgery and for patients who aren’t quite ready for surgical intervention.
"Dr. Mentz is nothing short of a magician. I went to him for an abdominoplasty in November of 2015 and his work has been life changing. His "bedside manner" is equal to his skill. I did not, for one moment, feel spoken down to or intimidated by his brilliance. He was kind, professional and has a great sense of humor. This man is an artist."- J.R. / Facebook / Aug 16, 2017
"Dr. Mentz and his staff are the best! I have been a patient of Dr. Mentz for about 15 years now and will continue to use his facility because there are many different services available. I am almost 71 years old and people always tell me that I look so much younger than my age. Thank you Dr. Mentz Janet L."- J.L. / Yelp / Feb 27, 2020
"I was a client of his 25 years ago when he did my nose and a bit of lipo. I have thoroughly enjoyed my nose after all these years. It was a tricky surgery, as I had broken it before in a riding accident. Now, 25 years later, I am going back to fix my breasts. I can't say enough good things about him; Many of my friends and clients went to have their surgeries with him after seeing my results and they had no problems."- L.W. / Yelp / Feb 03, 2020
"This Dr and staff are awesome. The offices and care are all first class."- M.N. / Facebook / Dec 21, 2019
"Dr Mentz is an incredibly talented and gracious doctor! With Wonderful bedside manner! He was able to work magic with a rhinoplasty revision from the previous botched nose job I had received from a doctor before him. My nose looks better than it ever has!! He also did a breast augmentation. Upsizing my 10 yr old implants from saline to silicone and a larger implant. And I finally have the breasts I always wanted!! And a testament to his generosity and commitment to perfection, originally I had a smaller implant chosen and after the original surgery was not happy with the size after all. Dr Mentz was kind enough to allow me to go back under the knife only a couple of days after the initial surgery and obtain the larger implants I desired...FREE OF CHARGE!! Only charging me for the price of the implants. His compassion and understanding made me feel like he really cares and his commitment to perfection rivals my own I am about to have a Brazilian butt lift done with him in a month or two and I am so excited!! Because I know what a talented doctor he is!! I would not entrust my body or face to another doctor EVER AGAIN! If your looking for your "happily ever after", look no further! Thank you again Dr Mentz!! For making me feel (and look) whole again!!"- C.B. / Yelp / Oct 03, 2019
Juvéderm XC and Voluma Procedure Technique
During your treatment session, Dr. Mentz and his aesthetic nurse specialists will determine which particular filler formulation will best treat your areas of concern based upon the depth of wrinkles and the location of the treatment area. A typical Juvéderm treatment takes about 15 minutes after the initial consultation. These fillers are non-persistent, with results lasting from 6 months to 2 years.
Juvéderm XC and Voluma Pricing
- 1 Syringe $700
- 2 Syringes $1250
- 3 Syringes $1825
Plan Your Procedure
- Average Cost
- From $700
- Recovery Time
- Average Procedure Time
- 15-30 Minutes
- Post-op Follow-up
- 6-12 Months
- Procedure Recovery Location
The results of Juvéderm XC treatments typically last 6-12 months and patients can schedule touch up treatments when they begin to see their results fading. Juvéderm XC is usually used to correct moderate to severe lines, like the “parentheses lines” around the nose and mouth.
Juvéderm Voluma XC is an injectable gel that can restore age-related volume loss in larger areas, like the cheek area, for adults over the age of 21. Juvéderm Voluma results usually last 1-2 years in most patients.
Static wrinkles are lines in the face that can be seen when the face is at rest or without expression. By contrast, dynamic wrinkles only appear when the facial muscles are contracted to make expressions, like frowns and smiles. Static wrinkles are best treated with injectable wrinkle fillers, like Juvéderm, while dynamic wrinkles are best treated with injectable wrinkle relaxers, like BOTOX.