BOTOX® Cosmetic is the only approved treatment to temporarily improve the appearance of both moderate to severe frown lines between the brows and crow’s feet lines in adults.
Commonly Asked Questions
The actual injection process takes about 10 minutes. We will discuss your treatment goals and perform a facial analysis to determine the appropriate treatment areas for you. Treatment requires minimal downtime or recovery. You’ll be able to go about your normal routine immediately after you leave our office.
Some patients report that being injected with BOTOX® Cosmetic feels like a pinch. If you are concerned about discomfort, we may apply a topical numbing cream before administering your treatment.
The duration of effect can depend on age, how much Botox® is injected, where it is placed, the quality of the skin as well as general health and lifestyle. However, the benefits can be expected to last for at least three months after treatment.
Following the injection, there may be some redness, swelling and bruising around the injection site. Most side effects are mild or moderate in nature and resolve within a few days, these include, but are not limited to, pain/tenderness, firmness, swelling, lumps/bumps, bruising, itching and discoloration. There is also a risk of infection with any injection procedure.