Botox

Price of Beauty: Botox and Fillers

People still sometimes get confused about the difference between Botox and fillers. Botox works through muscle paralysis  to decrease facial motion and help eliminate fine lines. Fillers represent a wide range of products used to enhance facial volume. What is Botox? Botox, like Dysport and Xeomin, are neurotoxins, which means they are injected in order to weaken…

How Long Should Botox Last

Botox Lasts 4 Months Generally, you can expect your Botox (or Dysport or Xeomin) to start working within 4-10 days and to last 4 months. However, I have found over the years that there is a moderate amount of variation to this number. I have had patients tell me that it started to work the…

Cost of Botox

There is no exact number that I can give you so that you will know exactly how much you will pay for Botox. However, I can give you guidelines. All doctors and places where you can get Botox (should you elect to get Botox from a Spa which I don’t recommend but that is a…

Botox vs. Fillers

Botox vs Facial Fillers This is a very common question I get from people. They hear a lot about both products and don’t understand the difference. I recorded this video about the differences between Botox and Facial Fillers to educate people on the results they can expect from each product. Botox The commonest areas are…

Botox or Fillers

What is the difference between fillers and Botox? How old do you have to be to get them? Great question! I find a lot of patients get confused between the difference between Botox or Xeomin versus fillers such as Radiesse, Juvederm or Restylane. Botox and Xeomin are injected into or near a muscle in order…