What is Volbella XC?
Volbella XC is an FDA approved hyaluronic acid gel dermal filler that is used to inject to add a subtle volume into areas that have mild volume loss or areas.
Why use Volbella XC?
Volbella XC is injected to add a subtle volume to the lips and under-eye area, tear trough.
How long does Volbella XC last?
Volbella XC will last up to 6 months to 1 year depending on where it is injected. The longevity of Volbella will vary from patient to patient.
What to expect during your injection appointment?
Patients should expect to have topical numbing applied to the areas that will be injected. The topical numbing cream takes roughly 30 minutes to take effect. You can experience mild discomfort. Volbella XC does have lidocaine in the gel to assist in ensuring the patient is as comfortable as possible
What should you expect after being injected?
Temporary mild tenderness, redness, swelling, and bruising can occur around the injection site. Any side effects should last no more than 7 days from the date you were injected. We do require all patients who were injected to return in 7 – 10 days for a follow-up.