BOTOX Cosmetic Injections and Dermal Fillers in Fairfax VA

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After a decade of use Botox Cosmetic has been used by millions to look and feel younger. Men and women have turned to the injectable cosmetic as a way to return the youthful appearance we all yearn for. In fact since Botox was first approved for use, over 11 million treatment have been administered making it one of the most popular anti-aging treatments in the world.

As the product has become more and more mainstream many of the issues involved with the products use have been discussed but despite its wide use, many consumers still have many misconceptions about BOTOX®. For example, many women want to know if BOTOX® is safe because they have seen the plastic surgery horror stories that tabloids love to latch onto. The truth is each aesthetic injectable treatment has a unique safety and efficacy profile. For every injectable treatment, including BOTOX® Cosmetic, it’s important to have a physician perform the procedure. It is also important to review the Safety Information and Medication Guide with your physicia. As is the case with any medical treatement serious side effects can occur. The most common side effects include pain or temporary bruising at the injection site, temporary tiredness, headache and nausea. Fairfax residents enjoy a thriving and diverse community that has many choices for products and services. If you are looking for BOTOX in Fairfax, consider the quick drive to McLean for treatment by the a specialist.

Other Injection Cosmetics in Tysons Corner


Juvederm

This is distinctly different from BOTOX as it falls into the category of a dermal filler. Just laike it sounds instead of paralyzing the muscle that creates a wrinkle, Juvederm is used to instantly smooth away wrinkles around your mouth and nose by filling them with a naturally hydrating substance called hyaluronic acid. With just one treatment, you’ll get smooth and natural-looking results that last up to a year. Contact us if you are interested in Juvederm in Fairfax Va.

Restylane

Touted as the number one dermal filler in the world, Restylane is used to add volume and fullness to the skin to correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as the lines from your nose to the corners of your mouth (nasolabial folds). Like Other dermal fillers, Restylane works immediately by adding volume to smooth away wrinkles. A clear gel formulation of hyaluronic acid, Restylane is specifically formulated to act like your body’s own hyaluronic acid. So, you can use Restylane to visibly reduce moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds for a younger-looking you. Find out more about Restylane in Fairfax Va by contacting us today.

BOTOX used for more than wrinkles

The medical uses for Botox seem to be expanding all of the time. The discovery of its use for relaxing the muscles that cause fine line wrinkles in th eface was accidental and has spawned many new uses.

It can be used to stop excessive sweating. It has been used for excessive sweating, also know as Hyperhidrosis. This condition is relatively common and effects about 10% of the population. Botox treatments for this condition last 6-7 months and often times insurance will cover Botox for sweating Hyperhidrosis.

Botox can be used to treat migraine headaches - Migraine sufferers can get relief by getting Botox injections into the back or sides of the head, forehead or brow area.

Muscle spasms and eye twitching - Many types of muscle spasms can be treated with Botox injections – involuntary eyelid closure, eye twitching, face, jaw and neck spasms, vocal chord spasms, and even stuttering can be lessened.

Even though doctors are finding new uses for Botox, it is not FDA-approved for many of these treatments. Use extreme caution and discuss any proposed treatment with your physican before seeking treatment.

Other Injection Cosmetics Available in Fairfax VA

Radiesse®
Juvederm Injectable Gel
Restylane
Perlane

 

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