Optimal hydration is critical for the skin’s appearance and health.1 Yet, as we age, its inherent ability to stay hydrated decreases,2 causing it to lose its original sheen and smoothness. Hydration, when harnessed properly, can restore not only the moisture but also the skin’s suppleness.3 At JH Med Spa in San Diego, part of John Hilinski Facial Plastic Surgery, we’re excited to introduce Skinvive, a revolutionary skin enhancement treatment crafted to refresh, rejuvenate, and restore your skin’s inherent glow.
- What Is Skinvive?
- Benefits of Skinvive
- The Skinvive Treatment
- Recovery & Results After Skinvive
- FAQs About Skinvive
What Is Skinvive?
Discover unparalleled skin hydration with Skinvive by Juvéderm. This pioneering hyaluronic acid (HA) micro droplet injectable is meticulously tailored to improve skin smoothness, chiefly in the cheeks and midface region. Skinvive supports the skin’s natural hydration mechanism, with visible improvements evident within a month after treatment.
Benefits of Skinvive
- Smoothes Lines & Wrinkles: Efficiently addresses and smoothes facial fine lines and wrinkles in the cheeks and midface.
- Lasting Results: Skinvive doesn’t just bring quick fixes but lasting transformations, with effects evident for up to six months.
- Profound Hydration: A league of its own, Skinvive by Juvéderm is the only injectable that ensures and delivers deep hydration, revitalizing the skin from within.
The Skinvive Treatment
The Skinvive procedure starts with a meticulous analysis and cleansing of the designated treatment area. Once the skin has been prepped, the Skinvive injectable is administered by one of our licensed skin specialists, ensuring maximum comfort due to its ultra-fine needle and advanced injection approach.
Recovery & Results After Skinvive
Following the treatment, a mild sensitivity or redness might be visible at or around the treatment area. These symptoms are normal and dissipate swiftly, allowing you to resume your daily routine immediately following treatment. Patients generally noticed a marked improvement in their skin’s texture and quality within several weeks post-treatment.
Schedule A Consultation
Discover a space where your skin’s hydration and refinement are paramount. For more information about Skinvive by Juvéderm or to book your treatment at JH Med Spa in San Diego, please contact us today.
FAQs About Skinvive
What sets Skinvive apart from other fillers?
Skinvive is a one-of-a-kind facial injectable. Instead of merely adding volume or enhancing specific features, Skinvive accentuates overall skin quality. Its dual capacity to smooth skin texture and elevate hydration levels makes Skinvive a unique dermal filler for comprehensive skin revitalization.
Who should consider Skinvive?
Those noticing a decline in skin smoothness, fine lines and wrinkles, especially in the cheek and mid-face area, and seeking increased hydration are ideal candidates for Skinvive.
How long does the Skinvive treatment take?
Skinvive treatments are quick and easy, typically culminating in a 15-30 minute session based on individual needs.
Is the Skinvive procedure painful?
Skinvive incorporates a local anesthetic, lidocaine, ensuring comfort for most patients.
How soon will I see results?
Patients typically observe enhanced skin hydration and smoothness within a month post-treatment.
How long will my Skinvive results last?
Skinvive’s results may be seen for up to 6 months, although individual outcomes can differ.
Does Skinvive have any potential side effects?
Like most injectables, some patients might experience swelling, redness, or minor bruising at the injection site. These side effects usually dissipate quickly within several hours of treatment.
Can I combine Skinvive injections with other treatments?
It’s common for individuals to pair Skinvive with cosmetic treatments such as Botox, other injectable fillers designed to enhance certain facial features, or treatments like microneedling for more comprehensive rejuvenation. During your consultation, you’ll have the opportunity to discuss your needs with your skincare specialist along with an optimal treatment strategy designed to achieve your cosmetic goals.
What’s the cost of Skinvive treatment?
Skinvive treatment costs vary based on each patient’s individual needs. For precise pricing, consult with JH Med Spa in San Diego.
1 The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. Aquaporins: an introduction to a key factor in the mechanism of skin hydration. Available: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/22798977/. Accessed October 30, 2023.
2 Dermatologic Surgery. Defining Skin Quality: Clinical Relevance, Terminology, and Assessment. Available: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34148998/. Accessed October 30, 2023.
3 Biointerphases. In vivo confirmation of hydration-induced changes in human-skin thickness, roughness and interaction with the environment. Available: https://pubs.aip.org/avs/bip/article/11/3/031015/124340/In-vivo-confirmation-of-hydration-induced-changes. Accessed October 30, 2023.
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