Showing blog posts from category: Injectables
Deep Facial Wrinkles: What to Know
While lines and deep wrinkles are a natural part of aging, Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in San Diego makes them optional. We offer a wide variety of lasers that allow our board-certified dermatologists to tailor personalized treatments for every patient looking to improve the appearance of their deep facial wrinkles. What Are Deep Facial Wrinkles, and
What Is the Best Treatment for Deep Facial Wrinkles?
Deep facial wrinkles can be challenging to treat, but options are available. The best treatment for these stubborn creases is often a combination of non-surgical procedures customized to your precise needs and goals. What Causes Deep Facial Wrinkles? Wrinkles are a natural part of the aging process. Creases that appear in the lower half of
How Jeuveau® Works: The Science Behind the Cosmetic Injectable That Smooths Away Wrinkles and Forehead Lines
Jeuveau® is a neuromodulator that uses the same protein as Botox® to treat dynamic lines and wrinkles. It is becoming a more widely known and used treatment due to its innovative technology and highly-effective results. How Does Jeuveau® Work and What Are the Benefits? Jeuveau is an FDA-approved neuromodulator that is injected into specific facial
Juvéderm or Botox: Which is Better?
Injectables, such as Botox® Cosmetic and Juvéderm®, are popular treatments used to diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. While they are used to address common signs of aging, they have different formulations and functions to improve the skin. Botox is a neuromodulator that temporarily reduces muscle activity to prevent wrinkles during facial movements,
Botox Aftercare: What You Need to Know
Whether you opt for Botox® Cosmetic, or other neuromodulators such as Dysport®, Juveau®, or Xeomin®, proper aftercare for Botox is vital to ensure a healthy recovery process. While there is no real downtime after this procedure, proper care of your treatment area can minimize complications and ensure the best possible results for you. What To
Juvederm vs. Botox: What’s the Difference?
Facial injectables like Juvederm® and Botox® can help patients achieve smoother, younger-looking skin. Both are non-invasive injectable treatments that improve appearance without surgery or significant downtime. Although Juvederm and Botox both reduce fine lines and wrinkles, they have different functions and results. Juvederm fillers are a well-known brand of dermal fillers with various formulas to
Most Common Side Effects of Botox
Like any cosmetic treatment, there are some side effects associated with neuromodulators like Botox®. While symptoms are usually mild and temporary, knowing what to expect can help to ensure a positive experience. Many people turn to cosmetic treatments like Botox to look younger and more youthful. Botox is one of the most popular dermatological procedures
Botox For Jaw Clenching (Bruxism)
While Botox® is famous for smoothing out wrinkles, the injectable is more than a beauty treatment. Botox also has a long history as a medical treatment, particularly for muscle disorders. Botox works by blocking nerve signals from reaching the muscle to prevent contractions. Imagine what it can do for relaxing muscles around your jaw, particularly
Sunken Cheeks: Causes and Treatments
Lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin are all inevitable parts of aging. One way that those aging signs impact your appearance is through hollowing and a sunken look in the midface. It is also common for men and women with sagging cheeks to experience deeper lines around the nose and mouth, more prominent jowls, and rougher-looking
Postpartum Skincare and Rejuvenation
Pregnancy is a joyous occasion, but can also significantly impact your skin and body. As the body changes and hormones adjust, it can mean new skin and body challenges that you may want to safely address after pregnancy. Don’t worry—you can capitalize on your pregnancy glow and tackle common postpartum challenges to stay confident and