Millions of women and men used botox in the United States and all over the world to diminish their appearance of wrinkles.
What is Botox?
Botox is the purified protein extracted from botulinum toxin.
How does botox work?
Botox works by blocking the release of acetylcholine, thus inhibiting muscle contraction which leads to the improvement of the look of wrinkles.
Is Botox FDA approved for cosmetic use?
Since 2002, Botox is FDA approved cosmetically to improve the appearance of:
What can Botox treat?
Botox can be used to improve the look of glabellar lines ("11's"), frown lines, forehead lines, crow's feet, bunny lines (lines across nasal bridge), brow lift and more.
How long does it take to see result after botox injection?
For most people, it usually take between 7 to 10 days to see dramatic improvement of thie lines and wrinkles after injection.
How long does Botox last?
Botox usually lasts about 3 months, depending on the individual's response and metabolism level. For some people, it can last as long as 6 months. But some people may only last 2-3 months.
Is Botox painful?
Pain is minimal and most of our clients report no pain or very little pain. In addition, our clinic uses the smallest needle possible to ensure accurate injection with least pain.