BOTOX is a neurotoxin. When injected into specific muscles it limits muscle movement It works by temporarily paralyzing muscles, which can reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines the wrinkles are smooth out to give a more youthful look

What areas of the face can be treated with Botox? (CAN BE PUT INTO A BOX -HIGH LIGHT)

  • Forehead: Botox can soften horizontal forehead lines and wrinkles.
  • Glabella (between eyebrows): Botox can smooth vertical lines and frown lines between the eyebrows.
  • Crow’s feet (around eyes): Botox can diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes.
  • Bunny lines (nose wrinkles): Botox can reduce the visibility of wrinkles on the nose.
  • Marionette lines (corners of the mouth): Botox can soften downturned lines at the corners of the mouth.
  • Chin: Botox can help smooth chin dimpling or orange peel texture.
  • Jawline: Botox can be used to contour and slim the jawline by relaxing the masseter muscles.
  • Neck: Botox may be used to reduce the appearance of neck bands or wrinkles.
  • Lip Lines

What to expect at your first botox treatment?

If you are receiving your first BOTOX treatment in Gretna for the first time , then you are probably wondering what to expect.

Before you receive your BOTOX treatment: During your initial comprehensive     consultation, the provider will assess your facial anatomy, discuss your aesthetic goals, and determine whether Botox is the right treatment option for you, and or what treatment option is best. During the BOTOX consultation any questions can be answered then. 

Frequently Asked Questions

The cost of Botox injections can vary depending on the amount of Botox needed. On average, prices range from $200 to $800 per treatment area. Botox is priced by unit  so for example one treatment area may require 20 units at cost of $14. $14 X 20 units =280

Most people describe the sensation of Botox injections as minor discomfort or a slight pinching feeling. However, healthcare providers may use numbing cream or ice packs to minimize discomfort during the procedure. Additionally, the needles used for Botox injections are very fine, which helps to reduce pain.

Botox injections typically involve minimal downtime, and most people can resume their normal activities immediately afterward.

While individual experiences may vary, many people start to notice results within a few days to a week after receiving Botox injections. However, full effects may take up to two weeks to become apparent. It’s important to be patient and allow time for the Botox to take effect.

Yes, Botox is FDA-approved for the treatment of excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) in the underarms, palms, and soles of the feet. Botox injections work by blocking the nerve signals that stimulate sweat glands, effectively reducing sweating in the treated areas. Results typically last several months before additional treatments are needed.

While Botox is considered safe when administered by a trained healthcare professional, there is a risk of potential side effects. Most side effects are temporary and mild, such as bruising, swelling, or headache. Serious adverse reactions are rare but may include allergic reactions, muscle weakness, or difficulty swallowing. It’s essential to discuss any concerns with your healthcare provider before undergoing treatment.

Yes, some people use Botox as a preventive measure to minimize the formation of wrinkles and lines before they become deeply etched into the skin. By targeting specific facial muscles responsible for repetitive movements that lead to wrinkles, Botox can help delay the visible signs of aging. However, individual results may vary, and it’s essential to consult with a qualified provider to determine if Botox is suitable for preventive purposes.

Botox is used to relax the muscles and fine lines in areas such as the forehead and around the eyes. Fillers are used to add volume to areas such as the lips and cheeks.  

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