Based on a study that proved the long lasting effects of Juvederm Ultra and Juvederm Ultra Plus, the FDA has given its approval for label extension for these products. Juvederm Ultra and Juvederm Ultra Plus are manufactured by Allergan, Inc. Recent study has shown that the effects of these two products last significantly longer than earlier studies. The study has shown results upto 1.5 years after treatment with Juvederm Ultra and Juvederm Ultra Plus.

Study Highlights
a. This study was conducted on 292 participants who were randomly assigned treatment with Juvederm Ultra or Juvederm Ultra Plus in one nasolabial fold and Zyplast bovine collagen in the other study area.
b. Nasolabial folds were graded on a 5-point Wrinkle Assessment Scale.
c. It was seen that after 6 months, there was significant improvement with Juvederm but not with Zyplast.
d. Participants were asked to undergo follow-up treatments which showed that improvement remained even after a period of 6 months and even beyond a year.
e. After this, 48 subjects were selected for a second study that kept track of participants for 6-12 months after a repeat treatment.
f. Nasolabial folds were improved significantly with Juvederm treatment.
g. None of the participants discontinued treatment during the period of study.