What’s the cosmetic treatment that millions of people have added to their beauty regime to reduce wrinkles and turn back the clock on aging? You guessed it – Botox; One of the most popular non-surgical cosmetic treatments for reducing the signs of aging. This treatment truly works wonders, so it’s no surprise that millions of people around the world get it every year. Here are 5 things you wanted to know about Botox but never asked.
Does Botox Hurt?
When it’s is done by a trained professional, it should be quick and simple. You’ll really feel nothing more than a prick or small pinch, and then you’ll be on your way! Many patients report there is no to little pain. If you have low pain tolerance, our doctors can use a topical numbing cream before the injections. There may be very mild redness, swelling or bruising, which go away quickly. Most patients resume normal activities after leaving our office.
When Will I See Results?
Usually, most patients will begin to see results a few days after the injections. You’ll start seeing results from the injections appear three or four days later, and they’ll continue to improve until about two weeks. Results are typically at their maximum at the two-week period. Results can last anywhere from around three to four months.
Do Men Get Botox Too?
Of course! Men use Botox to treat moderate to severe crow’s feet and frown lines. This treatment is wonderful for anyone wanting to avert fine lines and wrinkles. Men’s Botox treatments are up more than 335% since 2000, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Other Than Help Fight Signs of Aging, What Else Can It Do?
Botox is widely known for helping smooth wrinkles and fight signs of aging, but what else can it do? This treatment is beneficial for a range of issues, including heavy sweating, muscle spasms, and chronic migraines. More and more beneficial uses of this treatment are being discovered.
How Do I Find the Right Doctor to Inject It?
Just because someone can inject Botox, doesn’t mean they should. It’s extremely important to find the right doctor who is qualified. and has tons of experience injecting Botox. The right doctor will understand that anatomy of the face.
Dr. Amerian and Dr. Anterasian have been treating patients with Botox, at Santa Monica Laser and Skin Care Center, since the injections first became available as a wrinkle reducer more than 20 years ago. They have performed thousands of these procedures and have extensive experience with this treatment. This has allowed them to develop a personal approach to the use of this medication in order to create a very natural-looking result.
Want to give Botox a shot? The Santa Monica Laser and Skin Care Center is here to answer any questions you may have during your free beauty consultation. Come see us today – call us at (310) 906-4048 or BOOK ONLINE.