What is Botox®?
Botox® is in the class of neuromodulators for cosmetic injectable products. This means that the active ingredient temporarily relaxes facial muscles that squeeze the skin to form wrinkles around the eyes and forehead.
How Much Does Botox® Cost?
The average cost of our Botox® injections is $14 per unit. The price of your overall treatment will be dependent on the number of units needed to achieve your desired results. After we work with you to develop a personalized treatment plan for Botox® during the consultation, we can provide more details about the cost.
Am I a Candidate for Botox®?
Botox® is recommended for the treatment of:
- Wrinkles on the forehead
- Lines between the eyes
- Crow’s feet
- TMJ pain
- Creases in the lips
- Dimples in the chin
- Jaw reduction
How is Botox® Performed?
Botox® is injected directly into the muscles that cause your wrinkles. Forehead wrinkles and lines between the eyes are treated with five injections of Botox®. Crow’s feet typically require three injections.
What is Recovery Like After Botox®?
Botox® requires no downtime. You may have some localized swelling and tenderness in the treated areas. These symptoms generally last less than three days.
How Long Will Botox® Results Last?
In most patients, Botox® lasts three to five months, but this varies by patient.