Category Archives: Neurotoxins

Neurotoxins or Neuromoduclators soften lines and wrinkles created by facial exressions.

Xeomin

xeominXEOMIN® (incobotulinumtoxinA) is a prescription medicine that is injected into muscles and used to temporarily improve the look of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows (glabellar lines) in adults.

Frown lines form when facial expressions are made as the muscle under the skin contracts. Over time, as your skin ages, these repeated expressions cause lasting frown lines. Neurotoxins, such as XEOMIN®, are prescription medications that block the release of chemicals that cause these muscle contractions. So frown lines are softened.

Dysport

dysport-botox-alternativeDysport is a prescription injection for temporary improvement in the look of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows (glabellar lines) without changing the look of your whole face.

The untreated facial muscles still work normally, allowing you to freely show facial expressions, such as smiling, in untreated areas. Dysport is for adults less than 65 years of age. Get to know more about Dysport, including how it works and what to understand before you start treatment at http://www.dysportusa.com

BOTOX® Cosmetic Skin Enhancement

What is BOTOX®

BOTOX® is derived from the Clostridium botulinum bacteria. It acts to temporarily paralyze the muscles of facial expression, thereby softening facial wrinkles by inhibiting these muscles from contracting. BOTOX® acts to temporarily paralyze the muscles of facial expression, thereby softening facial wrinkles by inhibiting these muscles from contracting.

How long does it take before I see results?

Most people will see its effects starting to take place in 4-7 days. The effects last around three months, but some people can see these effects last for 6 months or longer, especially after successive treatments.

Where can these products be used?

Most commonly used in the area between the eyes (the infamous “11’s” or “111’s”), the forehead, and for crow’s feet. However, BOTOX® can be used in other problem areas. Your Dermatologist will help you decide where the product is placed and get you the effect you desire.

I’m a little nervous, is BOTOX® safe?

Yes!! BOTOX® has been in use for many years for both medical and cosmetic purposes and is very safe!! In 2008 it is estimated that 2.5 million people treated themselves to the world’s most common cosmetic procedure.

Risks include bleeding and bruising and asymmetry, which can easily be corrected in a follow-up appointment. Come see for yourself the natural appearance of Botox today! For more information see www.botox.com.