Neurotoxins like Botox and Xeomin temporarily reduce muscle activity, relaxing the folds made by frowning or squinting.
The average treatment lasts approximately 3 to 4 months.
You will feel a quick sting with each injection.
While every patient is a little different, it usually takes 3-5 days to see the effects. For some, it may take up to 2 weeks to realize the final effects.
Side effects from a treatment may include bruising, swelling, redness, or tenderness around the injection site, all of which will resolve without intervention after a few days to a week.
We would recommend getting the treatment about a month before your special event. That way if you have any adjustments you want us to make after it has taken full affect, we will have plenty of time before the big day.
Generally, the effects of dermal fillers are visible for 6-12 months.
We offer three types of preparations – based on hyaluronic acid, calcium hydroxyapatite, and L-polylactic acid.
Hyaluronic Acid (i.e. Juvederm) – its main task is to fill the tissue and maintain the level of hydration.
Calcium Hydroxyapatite (i.e. Radiesse) – It is a substance naturally found in the body. Calcium hydroxyapatite molecules stimulate fibroblasts to produce collagen.
L-Polylactic Acid (i.e. Sculptra) – naturally occurs in our body. It reproduces and compensates for body fat loss very well and improves the skin’s condition by firming and thickening it.
The most common side effects include: bruising, redness, swelling, pain, and itching.
Before treatment, avoid medications or supplements with blood-thinning effects. ...
Eliminate alcohol before and after treatment. ...
Try taking Arnica before and after treatment. ...
Apply ice or cold packs to the affected areas during and after treatment. ...
Avoid vigorous exercise for 2 days after treatment.
Yes! We encourage couples and friends to come in together because it makes the experience more fun and enjoyable.