Temecula Botox Injections are often used for patients who have small wrinkles in the face that are caused by facial movements, such and smiling or frowning. However, they are not useful for treating deep wrinkles. In addition, Botox can be used for treating a variety of other concerns, such as overactive bladder, lazy eye, excessive sweating and even migraines. When used in the face, Botox should only be administered by a trained cosmetic surgeon who has been board-certified. While some spas perform this service, it is not considered to be as safe as it is with a trained cosmetic surgeon.
Botox is drug that is formed from the botulinum toxin, commonly known as the organism that causes food poisoning. However, when used in correct dosages in the facial muscles, it is considered to be quite safe.
Temecula Botox injections can be done in a variety of ways for numerous degrees of wrinkle-prevention. Some patients may wish to ask the doctor to give them a more natural look, which will help them avoid the frozen facial looks that many associates with Botox. However, patients may notice that it is more difficult than normal to smile, frown or raise their eyebrows for the first week or two after the procedure.
The most common spot for Temecula Botox injections to be used is in the forehead. In addition, many patients request it around their eyes to get rid of the crinkles often known as crow’s feet. it can also be used in the area between the eyebrows as well as around the lips to decrease the wrinkles from pursing the lips.
The side effects of Botox are rare and typically not very serious. About 1% of patients receiving the Type A injection and about 44% receiving the Type B injection may develop antibodies to it and may not have good success receiving it in the future. Other possible side effects that the cosmetic surgeon may warn patients about include localized pain and numbness, headaches, general tiredness or swelling around the site. Contact Dr. Tavoussi for more information about receiving Temecula Botox Injections.