What is BOTOX® Cosmetic (onabotulinumtoxinA) and Dysport® (abobotulinumtoxinA)?
BOTOX® Cosmetic (onabotulinumtoxinA) and Dysport® (abobotulinumtoxinA) are wrinkle relaxers that are used for the treatment to temporarily improve the appearance of moderate to severe frown lines between the brows, across the forehead and crow’s feet lines in adults. Patients looking to treat wrinkles in other areas can consult with one of our Board Certified Master injectors regarding available treatment options.
How do BOTOX® Cosmetic (onabotulinumtoxinA) and Dysport® (abobotulinumtoxinA) work?
BOTOX® Cosmetic and Dysport® target one of the underlying causes of wrinkles—the repeated muscle contractions from frowning and squinting over the years. Our Board Certified Master injectors will inject these muscles with BOTOX® Cosmetic or Dysport® to temporarily reduce muscle activity. In a few days will begin to notice a visible smoothing of your wrinkles in the treatment areas.
What does the treatment feel like?
Some patients report that wrinkles relaxers such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and Dysport® feel like a slight pinch. No topical numbing is required, however some patients use ice packs immediately after treatment for relief. BOTOX® Cosmetic and Dysport® injections are perfect lunchtime treatments- usually taking less than 15 minutes to complete.
What should I expect after treatment?
You may begin to see results within 2-14 days after BOTOX® and Dysport® injections. Most patients start seeing results in as little as 48 hours after treatment. There is minimal downtime after treatment, meaning you can get back to your day faster. Our Board Certified Master injectors will go over your post treatment care instructions.
How long does BOTOX® (onabotulinumtoxinA) and Dysport® (abobotulinumtoxinA) last?
Forget about those pesky lines and wrinkles for up to 4 months!
I’ve seen deals for BOTOX® (onabotulinumtoxinA) and Dysport® (abobotulinumtoxinA) on Groupon and other discount sites, will you match their prices?
Your cost not only includes the price of the product, but more importantly, the skill and expertise of the specialist or healthcare professional who is administering your treatment. BOTOX® and Dysport® are technique-sensitive treatments—look for someone who is licensed and trained and has extensive experience treating patients with BOTOX® and Dysport®.
Be wary of discount products or “cheap” BOTOX® or Dysport®—if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. It is more important to find an experienced specialist who will take the time to understand your treatment goals and develop a treatment plan that is right for you.