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What is the Difference Between Botox and Dermal Fillers?
Botox® Cosmetic and dermal fillers are popular cosmetic procedures that can help you achieve a more youthful appearance. Botox is a neuromodulator that relaxes muscles that cause dynamic wrinkles. Dermal fillers are injected into the skin to add volume to reduce the appearance of wrinkles. These injectable treatments are quick in-office procedures that can reduce
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
The 3 Most Common Botox Treatment Areas Revealed
Botox® in San Diego is one of the most revolutionary anti-aging solutions for individuals battling lines and wrinkles, helping them achieve a rejuvenated appearance, as well as restore their self-confidence without incisions or downtime. While Botox can be injected in multiple areas of the face to target aging, lines often become evident early on the
Beyond Skin Deep
Not only is skin on display 24/7, it is also a predominant factor in perceived age and overall well-being. Skin is the largest organ of the body and can be a gateway to what is going on inside the body. Even slight skin tone and texture changes can impact aesthetics, which could be why skin
Do Treatments Hurt? 7 Ways We Make Treatments More Comfortable
There are people who have a fear of pain that keeps them from achieving their cosmetic goals. However, most of our patients are surprised at how comfortable cosmetic procedures can be, and the results they now enjoy make every trip to our office worth that bit of initial anxiety. At Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in La
Do you ever feel like you don’t measure up to the flawless beauty you see on TV and social media? Do you only seem to see imperfections when you look in the mirror? In a Cosmetic Laser Dermatology webinar, Sabrina Fabi, MD, discusses perception drift and how this real problem impacts individuals and the treatments