BOTOX® has quickly become one of the most popular and trusted cosmetic treatments in the United States. The quick, office-based procedure uses injections to stop nerve signals in the face, allowing muscles to relax. The FDA approved treatment is safe and offers long-lasting results that can be maintained with regular treatments.
Are you interested in Botox, but too afraid to ask your friends about it? Get the latest scoop on this popular treatment below.
Who uses BOTOX®?
Women-and men-of all ages are now using BOTOX®. Young people in their 20s and 30s can use the treatment to prevent future wrinkles while people in their 40s and up can smooth out existing fine lines. Many people consider Botox to be part of maintaining their professional appearance.
What can I use BOTOX® for?
Botox is FDA-approved for a variety of cosmetic and non-cosmetic purposes.* It can be used to treat:
*Botox is not approved to treat other wrinkles on the body or face.
Will anyone know I got Botox®?
While people will notice your more youthful appearance, you shouldn’t experience any other outward signs of BOTOX® treatment. You may have brief redness around injection sites, but this redness should subside before you even leave the office or can be easily covered by make-up.
Does Botox® hurt?
BOTOX® can cause some discomfort during the injections. Our experienced staff members work hard to ensure you are as comfortable as possible.
Will I see results right away?
Final results of Botox are apparent within two weeks. You will see a gradual improvement in appearance over this time.
How often do I have to get treated?
To maintain your results, you may need to get injections every three to four months. The treatments take only about 15 minutes so they are easy to fit into your busy schedule.
What if I don’t like how I look?
The majority of BOTOX® users are very satisfied with their appearance after treatment. However, if you don’t like your appearance, the effects of BOTOX® should wear off within a few months.
If you’re still unsure if Botox is right for you, you can schedule a consultation to learn more about how it can help you achieve the appearance you want. Contact the Spa and Laser Center for your consultation today by calling 757-627-8089 or filling out this form.