Are Botox® Cosmetic treatments painful?

Delivered with a very small needle, discomfort is minimal and brief. Your physician may choose to use a local anesthetic cream or ice to minimize the discomfort. Once the injection is complete, there is usually no discomfort and there is no downtime.

How does Botox® Cosmetic work?

When injected into a muscle, Botox® Cosmetic blocks the message for the muscles contraction. For example, the muscles responsible for frowning can be relaxed resulting in a smooth appearance. The effects of Botox® Cosmetic start 3-7 days after the injection and a treatment usually remains effective for three months or more.

What is Collagen? What is Botox?

I know this can be confusing, but in this day and age there are so many different types of facial fillers, whether it be Collagen or Botox or Restylane, they are all injected into the facial tissue. We offer these options to help you look as good as you feel.