A Answers (2)
Shirley Madhere, MD, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, answeredHyaluronic acid is a part of our connective tissue that makes skin look plump; it retains moisture to the tissues and helps firm up wrinkles. Watch plastic surgeon Shirley Madhere, MD, explain the benefits of hyaluronic acid and where to find it.
Results of human study showed that a hyaluronic acid product, JuvÃ©derm Ultra PlusÂ®, reduced the appearance of nasolabial folds (creases between the nose and lips) more so than a bovine collagen-based filler. Additional research is needed to confirm these early findings.
You should read product labels, and discuss all therapies with a qualified healthcare provider. Natural Standard information does not constitute medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.
Copyright © 2012 by Natural Standard Research Collaboration. All Rights Reserved.