BOTOX®, Dysport® and Xeomin® are simple non-surgical treatments to reduce or eliminate the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and can also be used to prevent the lines from developing. Made from a purified protein, all can safely and successfully treat wrinkles that are caused by muscle contractions such as frown lines, forehead creases, crow’s feet and neck bands, giving you a refreshed, younger look. Botox also treats excessive sweating, TMJ, migraines, large pores and rosacea.
Frequently Asked Questions
BOTOX® Cosmetic is the only approved treatment to temporarily improve the appearance of both moderate to severe frown lines between the brows,crow’s feet and forehead lines in adults. BOTOX® Cosmetic is one of the most extensively studied medical aesthetic treatments and is approved for cosmetic use in 78 countries.
BOTOX® Cosmetic targets one of the underlying causes of wrinkles — the repeated muscle contractions from frowning and squinting over the years. These muscles are injected with BOTOX® Cosmetic to temporarily reduce muscle activity. After injection you will begin to notice a visible smoothing of the expression lines treated.
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a technique-sensitive treatment. You should not lose the ability to show expression when you are treated by someone who is licensed, trained, and a medical expert. It is important discuss the results you want from your treatment.
Some patients report that being injected with BOTOX® Cosmetic feels like a pinch. Ice and/or a topical numbing cream may be used to numb the treatment area before injection.
Prior to injection a full facial analysis will be performed to determine the appropriate treatments for you. Additionally, your goals, expectations and treatment plan will be discussed and all questions answered prior to treatment. The actual injection process takes about 10 minutes.
The timing of results varies from patient to patient; some may begin to notice results within 48 hours and others it may take up to 10 days for moderate to severe frown lines. Results can last up to 4 months.
After your treatment, you can resume your day. There is minimal downtime and you will be given specific aftercare instructions depending on your specific treatment.
Enroll in the Brilliant Distinctions® Rewards Program to save money on BOTOX® Cosmetic treatments. You earn points on each BOTOX® Cosmetic treatment that you can redeem for savings on future treatments. You can also earn and redeem points on other selected treatments that your specialist may determine are right for you.In addition, you can also earn points when you shop online at your favorite retailers participating in the Brilliant Distinctions® Mall. As a member you will receive treatment reminders and information about your points balance.
When used to treat underarm excessive sweating, BOTOX® has been shown to result in an 82-87% decrease in sweating. Results start to be noticeable approximately 2 to 4 days after treatment with the full effects usually noted within 2 weeks.The results of BOTOX® for axillary hyperhidrosis tend to last longer the more treatments you have. The results of the initial treatment will probably last for around 6 months.