The Art of BOTOX® injections in Manhattan, New York by Dr. Beraka
We have used BOTOX® injections to treat facial lines and furrows
for several years and it has proved safe and effective.
Since BOTOX® was approved for frown lines by the FDA on
April 15th, 2002, the number of our BOTOX® patients has
doubled and we are seeing more men requesting it. And there
are new ways to use it.
relaxes the muscles that cause the wrinkles and therefore
the skin is smoothed. It is injected with a tiny needle
and a typical treatment session lasts about 10 minutes.
You see the improvement within a couple of days and the
results last four months.
has revolutionized the treatment of the aging face. Several
new uses have been developed and BOTOX® injections are now
by far the most common office prodedure. Some of the effects
of BOTOX® are:
brow lift. The art of BOTOX® use involves a lot more
than erasing wrinkles. It is a carefully individualized
treatment plan to lift, shape and arch the eyebrows.
The skin can be numbed with anesthetic cream before
BOTOX® injections. The correct amount of BOTOX® in
injected precisely into the treated muscle to relax
it. (If not enough BOTOX® is used, the result is short-lived.)
The effect can be seen within days and lasts four
to six months. After several treatments, the results
crows feet, smile lines and lines around the eyes
neck bands and "necklace" lines
the corner of the mouth
upper lip lines
chin dimpling and the "pebbly" chin
the "gummy" smile
used together with Cosmoplast and Cosmoderm filler
injections for a longer lasting result.
used together with Laser Resurfacing to preserve
the smoothness of the skin.