Fillers That Aren’t Cleared by the FDA

If you currently get fillers or are thinking about trying them for the first them then listen up. As you should already know, you should only go to certified and licensed medical professionals for fillers. They know what products are safe and appropriate for your needs. Currently, there are certain forms of Juvederm that are not cleared for use in the United States by the Food and Drug Administration. Learn what they are and be sure to follow the link to continue reading more on this.

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is warning healthcare practitioners and consumers not to purchase Juvederm Ultra 2, 3 or 4 online as the products are not approved for use in the U.S. The FDA updated its web page on “Dermal Fillers Approved by the Center for Devices and Radiological Health” last week with the warning, noting it has become aware that unapproved versions of Juvederm are being sold and distributed in the U.S. by online retailers.

A list of all FDA-approved soft tissue fillers can be viewed here.

Source: http://medestheticsmag.com/fda-issues-warning-purchase-unapproved-fillers