From TikTok highlighter hacks to intense contouring, there have by no means been extra strategies to study for individuals who want to sculpt their jaw. But in the event you’re looking for an answer that can final you greater than only one make-up utility, this breakthrough within the aesthetic therapy world is one thing to contemplate. On August 3, 2022, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) introduced the approval of Juvéderm’s latest filler: Volux. 

Volux is the primary hyaluronic acid-based injectable filler authorized by the FDA that particularly targets the jawline, an space Juvéderm’s guardian firm, Allergan Aesthetics, has discovered to be a key space concern for a lot of customers. 

“This approval expands the Juvéderm collection of fillers and offers providers more options to address their patients’ lower face aesthetic concerns,” Carrie Strom, president at Global Allergan Aesthetics, tells Allure. 

This new filler will not be accessible broadly within the U.S. till early 2023, with product coaching amongst dermatologists, plastic surgeons, and different aesthetic therapy professionals to happen this fall. So within the meantime, we turned to the consultants to ask what to anticipate when this new filler lastly hits medical workplaces.

Meet the consultants:

  • Marisa Garshick, MD, a board-certified beauty dermatologist at MDCS Dermatology in New York City.
  • Hadley King, MD, a New York City-based board-certified dermatologist and scientific teacher of dermatology on the Weill Medical College of Cornell University.
  • Carrie Strom, president at Global Allergan Aesthetics.

What does Volux do? 

Basically, Volux defines the jawline. It’s a dermal filler fabricated from hyaluronic acid, much like what you’d discover in different Juvéderm fillers, comparable to Voluma XC. The predominant variations — in addition to the place you are injecting Volux — are that Volux has extra construction and cohesivity and carry capability, in line with Hadley King, MD, a New York City-based board-certified dermatologist and scientific teacher of dermatology on the Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Strom provides that Volux is quite a bit firmer than Voluma XC, thus offering that chiseled jawline individuals are at all times looking for. 

How does it work? 

Marisa Garshick, MD, a board-certified beauty dermatologist at MDCS Dermatology in New York City says that hyaluronic acid filler is often injected deep onto the bone alongside the jawline and chin to supply extra definition. She explains that the filler offers structural help and contours the jaw in order that it seems to be extra lifted. While it is going to rely in your particular face form and the way a lot your supplier suggests is to be injected, Dr. Garshick says you will discover a distinction with even only one syringe.