If you want to get rid of those deep frown lines and take years off the appearance of your skin but don’t want to undergo surgery, Botox® may be right for you. Port St. Lucie Pain & Medical Institute, home of Bossa Nova Lasers and Cosmetic Medicine in Oakland Park, Florida, offers the popular Botox treatments to eliminate wrinkles and facial creases without incisions or surgery. To find out if you’re a good candidate for Botox, schedule a consultation online or by phone.
Botox is an injectable cosmetic treatment containing a prescription Botulinum toxin that temporarily paralyzes the muscles responsible for deep lines and crow’s feet. Botox is safe and effective at treating cosmetic issues that result from repetitive muscle movements, such as frowning and squinting, while offering long-lasting results.
Your doctor at Port St. Lucie Pain & Medical Institute, home of Bossa Nova Lasers and Cosmetic Medicine first determines if you’re a good candidate for Botox treatments after reviewing your medical history and discussing your cosmetic goals. If your doctor approves Botox, they can perform the treatment on-site in a comfortable office environment.
Treatment times are fast, only lasting a few minutes depending on the size of the treatment area. Your doctor makes sure you’re comfortable during the procedure and can apply a topical anesthetic to prevent any discomfort during the injection.
Following treatment, you can expect to go home and return to your usual activities without restriction.
Immediately following your procedure, you notice less severe lines and wrinkles. It can take up to two weeks to achieve maximum results, which ultimately last three months or more.
Your doctor can determine when you need to schedule follow-up treatments to help you maintain your results.
The team of doctors at Port St. Lucie Pain & Medical Institute, home of Bossa Nova Lasers and Cosmetic Medicine creates a custom treatment plan to help you achieve your cosmetic goals. Using Botox, you can eliminate deep lines, creases around the nose, and furrow lines in your forehead. You look years younger without the risks of incisions or surgery.
Other benefits of Botox injections include:
Many men and women schedule Botox treatments during their lunchtime and return to work right after.
Port St. Lucie Pain & Medical Institute, home of Bossa Nova Lasers and Cosmetic Medicine also offers other wrinkle-reduction injectable filler treatments, including Dysport®, Juvẻderm®, and Restylane®. Your doctor may recommend these treatments as an alternative to or in combination with Botox to achieve smoother, younger-looking skin.
In addition to cosmetic improvements, your doctor may recommend Botox treatments to treat other medical conditions like:
To find out if Botox is the treatment you’ve been looking for, schedule an appointment online or by calling Port St. Lucie Pain & Medical Institute, home of Bossa Nova Lasers and Cosmetic Medicine directly.