Botox Treatments - Dayton Ohio
Reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles.
What is it?
Botox is categorized as a neuromodulator, which simply means that it relaxes a muscle. It does not get rid of wrinkles but stops your ability to make the wrinkle. Botox is a naturally occurring protein and is very safe. Botox has been widely used for many years in neurology for issues such as migraine headaches, muscle spasms, and facial tics. The cosmetic effects were discovered over 20 years ago with no side effects or complications.
Does it hurt?
Most people do not find this an uncomfortable procedure. An extremely small needle is used and the solution does not hurt. Ice is used prior to injection to ensure comfort.
Where is it used?
The most common areas are the frown lines between the eyebrows, crow’s feet and forehead wrinkles.
How long does it take?
All areas can be treated in a matter of minutes. The full effects take up to 2 weeks to see but most begin to see results within the 1st week.
How long does it last?
The average patient will need to be treated about every 3-4 months to maintain the desired results.
Is there any downtime?
There is no downtime with this procedure and make up, if worn, can be applied immediately.