Wednesday, May 05, 2010
Allergan, the manufacturer of Botox®, has released Juvederm® XC. Medicis, the manufacturer of Dysport®, has released Restylane and Perlane Lidocaine. The new dermal fillers contain lidocaine to provide patients with enhanced comfort during treatment.
“Hyaluronic based dermal fillers used to fill in nasolabial folds and wrinkles as well as for lip augmentation, cause mild discomfort during injection”, says Dr. Louis Malcmacher. “The addition of lidocaine to the product will help reduce the mild discomfort.