Botox Cosmetic

Botox Cosmetic reduces muscle activity which contributes to wrinkles around the eyes and forehead.

What is Botox Cosmetic?

Botox cosmetic is a prescription medicine that is used to temporarily improve moderate to severe frown lines in the glabeller area (between the eyebrows).

How do I know if I am a candidate for Botox Cosmetic?

If you are concerned about moderate to severe lines between your eyebrows that make you look tired, unapproachable or angry, than Botox Cosmetic may be an appropriate option to effectively and temporarily address these lines.

How safe is Botox Cosmetic?

Botox Cosmetic is very safe if administered by a well trained, certified health care professional. A Board Certified Plastic surgeon is on staff to administer all injectables at Love Skincare Center.

Is Botox Cosmetic for men?

Botox Cosmetic is not just for women. It is the most popular, minimally invasive, physician administered procedure for men. If you are a man who feels it is time to do something about moderate to severe lines between your brows, you should consider Botox Cosmetic.

How does Botox Cosmetic work for me?

Botox Cosmetic works by blocking nerve impulses in the muscles of the area that has been treated. Blocking nerve impulses reduces the muscle movement that causes moderate to sever lines to form.

How soon will I notice a difference after the treatment?

Individual results may vary, however results are typically observed within fourteen days of receiving the treatment.

How long does Botox cosmetic last?

Individual results vary, but typically the visible results of Botox Cosmetic have been known to last up to four months.

Who should administer Botox Cosmetic?

Botox Cosmetic should only be administered by a well trained, certified healthcare professional.

Is treatment with Botox Cosmetic painful?

You will meet with the Doctor to discuss your health history and ask any questions you may have before the treatment. The injection procedure takes about ten minuets. If there is discomfort it is minimal and brief. Some patients may choose an anesthetic cream or an ice pack.

Will I be able to make facial expressions?

Although the results are visible a treatment of Botox Cosmetic will not radically change your facial appearance or make you look as if you have had any “work done”. The muscle activity that causes frown lines between the brows is temporarily reduced, so you still have the ability to frown or look surprised without the wrinkles and creases between your brows.

Who should not have Botox Cosmetic?

Do not have Botox Cosmetic if you are allergic to the ingredients in Botox, or if you have had a skin infection at the site where Botox is to be administered. Other contraindications may apply. A consultation with the Doctor is necessary before treatment.

What are the possible side effects of Botox Cosmetic?

Discomfort at the treated site, headache, or tiredness. These side effects are temporary.

What will happen if I decide to discontinue Botox Cosmetic once I have the treatment?

If you choose to discontinue treatments, the moderate to severe frown lines between your brows will gradually return to the way they looked before you initially began treatment.

Do treatment results differ?

Individual treatment results may vary. It is important to choose a Doctor who is experienced with the facial anatomy.