Botox® Cosmetic is an FDA approved treatment consisting of onabotulinumtoxin, often referred to by its product name Botox®, and is a popular non-surgical injection that temporarily reduces or removes frown lines, forehead creases, crows feet near the eyes and thick bands in the neck. The toxin blocks the nerve impulses, temporarily paralyzing the muscles that cause wrinkles while giving the skin a smoother, more refreshed appearance. Studies have also suggested that Botox is effective in relieving migraine headaches, excessive sweating and muscle spasms in the neck and eyes. After the injections, you will notice improvement within days and the results can last up to 4 months.
Juvederm is also an FDA approved hyaluronic acid-based dermal filler. This smooth consistency gel helps add volume and hydration to your face. Juvederm is most commonly used to treat your smile lines, or nasolabial folds. This injectable process takes about on 15 minutes to complete, and results can be immediate.
Sculptra is an FDA approved product made up of poly-lactic acid used to treat lipoatrophy, or loss of fat beneath the skin. Lipoatrophy can result in indentation, hollow eyes and sunken cheeks. Sculptra is injected underneath your skin and replaces lost volume in facial skin. It also improves thickness of the skin which creates a natural appearance.
Radiesse is FDA approved to safely correct wrinkles and folds around the nose and mouth, also commonly referred to as smile lines. Radiesse, consisting of hydroxyapatite, not only fills in your lines and wrinkles, it stimulates the production of collagen and encourages tissue regeneration. These immediate results can last up to one year.
Kybella is an individually tailored injectable treatement made up of deoxycholic acid that gets rid of fat cells under the chin for an improved profile.
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Your New Look
If you’re like most patients, you’ll be very satisfied with the results of your injectable treatments. You may be surprised at the pleasing results that can be gained from this procedure.