TREAT WRINKLES & FINE LINES WITH BOTOX
If you are just beginning to think about facial rejuvenation Botox is the perfect place to start. You will see results after your procedure and after a few days the full effect of your treatment will kick in. Botox is safe and quick without any real downtime. You can even have it on your lunch break and be back to work without anyone knowing. Botox is a prescription medicine that is injected into muscles to keep these muscles from contracting. It is used to improve the look of moderate to severe facial wrinkles or small creases like:
- Crows Feet Lines: The outside corners of the eyes
- Frown Lines or 11’s: Vertical lines between the eyebrows, also known as glabellar lines
- Brow Furrows: Horizontal wrinkles on the forehead
- Neck Bands: Vertical pronounced bands in the neck
How Does Botox Cosmetic Work?
Botox is used to lift and shape the brow and to soften or reduce lines in areas such as the forehead, around the eyes, above the lip, or in the jawline. A Botox procedure :
- Relaxes muscles in the face and neck by blocking nerve transmission at the site of injection.
- By relaxing these muscles they are not able to contract and wrinkle.
- This has a visible smoothing effect on the skin which provides a more refreshed and youthful appearance.
Botox is used for a Chemical Brow Lift which is an inexpensive temporary pre-brow lift option that costs from $63 to $147. The actual cost depends on the patient and the severity of their lines and wrinkles. If you are not quite ready for a surgical brow lift but are beginning to see signs of aging in your upper brow area, a Chemical Brow Lift is the procedure for you.
What to Expect with Botox Injections
Botox will only be injected into specific muscles around your treatment area. By being very careful to select only the areas where you need correction our nurse injectors will ensure you have a natural looking result. Our advanced injectors know exactly how to not over inject. Botox injections take about 10 to 15 minutes per treatment area and are done in our office.
A great place to start with Botox is to treat your “11’s’”, which are the two vertical lines between your eyebrows. This will give you a refreshed and less concerned look and will show you the ease and results from a Botox treatment. You will see full results in 7-10 days.
Immediately after your Botox treatment you may have redness from the injection site. Within a very short period there usually is no noticeable evidence that you have had a Botox treatment. A very small percentage of patients sometimes get very minor bruising. Botox results usually last three to four months.
Botox can also be used to Treat TMJ Pain
Susan Wells RN, MS, CANS is trained and experienced in advanced injecting techniques. This is done by injecting Botox in the masetters or the muscles in the jaw area. Botox will relax this muscle and keep them from involuntarily clenching while you are sleeping. This simple treatment will help you sleep and even reduce headaches caused by TMJ tension. A wonderful side effect of this treatment is that the jawline will appear less boxy once it is relaxed. This will give your face a trimmer appearance.
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Botox: A Fantastic Aesthetic Value
In terms of aesthetic services and cosmetic improvements, Botox Cosmetic is one of the lowest priced treatments available. For its relatively low cost it has the potential to significantly improve your appearance.
Price depends on how much Botox you need. This will be determined by your injector depending on what you want treated and where the injection site will be. Wells Plastic Surgery and Skin Care’s Botox prices are competitively priced at $12 a unit. What our Social Media for special Botox events and promotions. Contact us and set up a consultation to learn how Botox Cosmetic can help you.
TMJ Treatment with Neurotoxins
Botox Cosmetic Safety Information
Botox® Cosmetic is proven to be safe and effective. Botox Cosmetic is a significantly lower dose than medical Botox and has an extremely well documented safety record, being well tolerated by most everyone.
When evaluating safety information, it’s important to distinguish Botox from Botox Cosmetic because Botox is also used in very high doses for purposes other than cosmetic, such as for migraine headaches, etc. Even when used in extremely high doses for medical purposes, the safety profile of Botox is very good.
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