Looking for a way of treating wrinkles and facial lines? Botox is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure to act against many of the common signs of aging. The process works to limit the movement of facial muscles that over time cause strain on the skin.
A very natural look can be achieved when the amount of Botox being injected is set at a controlled amount and is administered by a qualified medical professional.
Botox can treat multiple lines and wrinkles on the face, including the:
Prior to the procedure, Dr. Lee assesses the movements of your facial muscles to pinpoint where an injection of the solution would be most effective. Using a narrow gauge needle, she will inject the solution into the desired areas. The level of pain associated with Botox injections is minimal making the use of anesthesia is not required. The area may be numbed with an anesthetic cream or ice to minimize any possible discomfort.
The process of a Botox injection takes between 10 - 15 minutes. There is no downtime meaning patients are able to resume normal activities immediately following. The patient should avoid contact with the area or being prone for a few hours after treatment. Results are typically prevalent within 3-5 days but can take up to 7-10 days.
To best maintain results, it is recommend that the patient schedules a repeat session every 4-6 months. Any lines or wrinkles had previously will eventually return if treatment is not continued. A common side effect of Botox injections s bruising while other potential side effects include pain at the injection site and inflammation.
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Juvederm is an injectable gel made from a hyaluronic acid base. The Juvederm process is particularly popular when seeking to deliver a natural, "plump lip" look. well to "Plump Up" lips with a very natural look. The effects are immediate.
Lack of sleep can lead to difficulty concentrating, irritability, and potentially dangerous health conditions. At West Mill Smiles, we want more than to just improve your smile, we want to enhance your overall well-being. If you have struggled with sleep apnea, don’t hesitate and give our office a call today!