Botox® in Dayton, OH
As one of the most common dermal fillers on the market, there is a reason Botox® has stood the test of time. If you would like to eliminate forehead wrinkles, one of the most common signs of aging, a Botox® injection from Miami Valley Plastic Surgeons could be just what you need.
What Is Botox®?
Technically known as botulinum toxin type A, Botox® is one of the most popular dermal fillers on the market. It is effective at blocking nerve signals to the muscles in the forehead, providing a smoother overall appearance. Botox® is one of the minimally invasive procedures we offer, requiring only the insertion of a very thin needle into the forehead area.
Benefits of Botox®
The benefits of Botox® are:
- Eliminates forehead wrinkles, frown lines, and crow’s feet
- Very fast procedure that can be performed on your lunch hour
- Safe and effective
Who Is the Ideal Candidate for Botox®?
If you have noticed significant forehead wrinkles, but do not think you are quite yet ready for a forehead lift, then Botox® may be right for you.
What do I Need to do Before Botox®?
Provide us with a medical history that includes a list of medications you are taking as well as any allergies. This will help us determine whether or not you are at risk of having a reaction to Botox®.
What Should I Expect on the Day of my Botox® Injection?
One of our board-certified physicians will prepare the Botox® solution, the amount needed varies from patient to patient. Your forehead will then be examined to determine where this solution should be placed. Depending upon your goals, you may receive injections in more than one area of your brow or forehead. A light massage might then be applied to ensure even distribution.
How Long Does it Take to Perform Botox®?
Only a few minutes, sometimes as little as half an hour.
What to Expect After Botox®
There may be bruising or redness near your injection site, and you may also experience a headache. Apply ice to your forehead if swelling occurs, and use over-the-counter medication to manage any discomfort.
Will I Have Scars After Getting Botox®?
No, Botox® injections do not leave any scars whatsoever.
When Will I See the Results?
You will begin noticing results over the next two to four days as the Botox® begins taking effect.
How Long Will the Results of Botox® Last?
This varies between patients; however, the average time is around three months or so.
Additional Procedures to Enhance Your Botox® Results
Botox® is often performed here at Miami Valley Plastic Surgeons along with other dermal fillers, such as Kybella® to remove a double chin.
How Much Does Botox® Cost in Dayton?
Because you may have different needs than any other patient, we will not be able to discuss the exact cost with you until after your consultation. Cash, personal checks, and credit cards are always accepted for any of the procedures we offer, and many of our patients will also qualify for low-interest financing.
With Botox®, you could be in and out of one of our Dayton, OH, offices in no time and on your way to looking and feeling younger. Please contact us today here at Miami Valley Plastic Surgeons to schedule a consultation if you live in Centerville, Huber Heights, Troy, Beavercreek or any other nearby city.