Botox and Dysport are offered for both men and women for treatment of dynamic wrinkles, meaning wrinkles cause by facial expressions. Both Botox and Dysport reduce skin wrinkles by relaxing the muscle, which in result leads to a smoother skin. Common treatment areas include vertical lines between the eyebrows, forehead wrinkles, and crow’s feet (wrinkles around the eyes). Both can also be used to treat lip lines, and neck bands.
The effects of these injections are temporary, lasting on average 3 to 4 months, but results are dramatic. A full consultation is always done by in the office by our experienced injectors prior to treatment. The treatment involves injections with a very small needle to the specific areas of concern, it is virtually painless and requires minimal to no downtime. After the treatment, the results take effect after 5 to 10 days.
Kybella, deoxycholic acid, is an injectable use to improve the appearance of excess fat under the chin, also known as double chin, without having to perform surgery. The treatment is typically performed as a series of 2 to 4 treatments, until optimal results are achieved. Common side effects include temporary swelling, bruising, and numbness in the area, but it does not restrict you from your daily activities. A consultation is necessary to review medical history, perform an exam, and determine if you are an appropriate candidate for this treatment.