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.