IT'S NOT RETOUCHING
It’s BOTOX® Cosmetic
Discover the proven results that 11 million women and men have experienced. With real noticeable results, no surgery and no recovery time, there are many reasons why BOTOX® Cosmetic has been chosen by millions of people.
You may feel your facial lines make you tired or unapproachable; or you may have other reasons for being curious about Botox® Cosmetic. Ask Dr. Diamantis about Botox® Cosmetic and find out if it's right for you.
Botulinum Toxin | BOTOX® Cosmetic
Botox® is a safe in –office procedure that softens unwanted wrinkles of the forehead and eyes. It is proven, simple and effective…ten minutes…and within days the wrinkles are gone. There is no recovery or downtime. Botox® is an excellent anti-aging tool. Most of our patients are proactive and start to address their wrinkles at an early age. Botox® lasts for approximately 4 months. If performed routinely, one will permanently minimize forehead and lateral eye wrinkles (crows feet).
The cosmetic form of botulinum toxin is a popular nonsurgical injection that temporarily reduces or eliminates frown lines, forehead creases, crows feet near the eyes and the bands in the neck.
What is botulinum toxin type A?
Botulinum toxin is a purified substance that's derived from safe bacteria. Commonly known types of botulinum toxin type A injections include Botox® and Dysport®.
Injections of botulinum toxin blocks muscular nerve signals, which then weakens the muscle so it can't contract. The end result is diminished unwanted facial wrinkles. Botulinum is ideal to smooth out crows feet, frown lines, forehead furrows and skin bands on the neck.
The cost of botulinum toxin can vary. The average cost of botulinum toxin injections is approximately $14-$16 per unit according to 2014 statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Cleveland cosmetic surgeries fees are below the national average fee referred above.
Botulinum toxin candidates.
Smiling, frowning, squinting and even chewing can eventually lead to one of the most common signs of aging: wrinkles. They can make you appeared tired or even angry when you are not. One of the quickest and safest remedies to remove wrinkles is an injection of Botulinum toxin type A.
Botulinum toxin can be combined with other cosmetic skin procedures – such as chemical peels, dermal filler's, or laser therapy – to further improve your results. This combination of therapies can even help to prevent the formation of new lines and wrinkles.
Botulinum toxin recovery
No anesthesia is required. There is no downtime or recovery time for botulinum toxin injections. You may resume normal activities immediately.
You may notice results within a few days, but it can take up to two weeks to see the full effect. The improvement typically last about 3 to 4 months.
When the effects of botulinum toxin begin to fade, your muscle reactions and the wrinkles will return.
Botulinum toxin procedure
Injections of botulinum toxin may seem like a simple procedure to you, since it's just a few shots. But it's actually both and art and science that only an experienced doctor should do.
There are 43 muscles in your face and it's vital that the person who performs botulinum toxin injections understands and pinpoints the correct muscles to optimize your treatment. Dr. Diamantis is a certified expert injector with specialized training in the face and neck region. A very thin needle is used by Dr. Diamantis to inject small amounts of botulinum toxin into specific muscles. By carefully choosing specific muscles, Dr. Diamantis weakens only the wrinkle – producing muscles, preserving your natural expression. Botox® treatment usually takes less than 15 minutes. You may resume normal activities immediately.
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Botox® Cosmetic of Glabella & Forehead
Shari is concerned about the lines between her eyes (eleven lines) and forehead wrinkles. Recently, she noticed they were more prominent and getting deeper. Dr. Diamantis evaluated Shari and deemed her an excellent candidate for glabella and forehead rejuvenation with Botox® cosmetic.
Shari loves her new softer look. Her forehead and eleven lines are gone. She is thrilled with the results and vows to maintain the rejuvenation. Incidentally, Shari keeps Botox® Cosmetic her little secret!
Botox® Cosmetic of Lateral Eye Wrinkles
Ally hates her laugh lines. She feels it ages her prematurely. Dr. Diamantis proposed Botox® cosmetic for her lateral eye wrinkles. Today, Ally is ecstatic with the result of Botox® cosmetic. She especially appreciated the ease and simplicity of the procedure. 10 minutes and within days she noticed a huge improvement. Dr. Diamantis developed a future treatment protocol that works with Ally's busy schedule.