Safe and effective treatments that improve signs of aging
What Is Botox?
Botox is a prescription injection that is used to medically treat muscular conditions and/or for cosmetic anti-wrinkle treatment. Dysport and Xeomin are also popular choices when considering injection treatments.
Procedure Time: 30 minutes
Recovery Time: Minimal downtime for the first 24 hours, no strenuous activity.
Pain Level: Minimal
Number of Sessions Required: 1 session every 3-4 months to maintain results. Touch up after 2 weeks may be needed.
Number of Syringes Required: N/A. Neuromodulators are measured in units, the amount of units varies per individual.
Results: Depending on the neuromodulator used, results can be seen in a few days. Full results always take 2 weeks.
Side Effects: Redness, tenderness at injection site, mild bruising, headaches. Dropped eyelid (ptosis) can occur, but is rare.
Treatment not recommended if...individual has a neurological disorder, allergies to the ingredients in neuromodulators, pregnant, lactating.
Botox Questions Answered
How long does Botox last?
Botox can last anywhere from 3 to 6 months. On average, clients look to touch up every 4 months.
What's the difference between Dysport & Botox?
Dysport includes a milk protein allowing it to kick in faster than Botox.
What does Botox do?
Botox relaxes the muscles in your face to smooth out lines and wrinkles; such as crow's feet and frown lines.
What should I avoid after getting Botox?
-Rubbing your face
-Laying down (at least 4 hours)
-Make-up (at least 12 hours)
How much Botox do I need?
This is always client dependent. In your consultation we will assess your muscles and their strength in order to determine dosage.
How often should
I get Botox?
Ideally every 4 months.