Learn the benefits of using Botox as opposed to other non-surgical treatments
What’s the deal with Botox? What are the benefits of using Botox as opposed to other non-surgical treatments? These questions were asked to Ramin Sarshad, MD, founder of Cosmetique Aesthetics on March 3, 2016 by “Wisdom in Beauty” online publication.
We would like to share with you here all those Q&As for your own convenience. Feel free to share your comments or even ask follow up questions.
What are the benefits of using Botox as opposed to other non-surgical treatments?
When administered in the hands of a good injector, Botox provides a youthful and natural look with little to no downtime.
Is it bad to get Botox as early as your 20’s?
No, it is not a bad idea to get Botox in your early 20s. Especially if you have deep lines that could potentially settle into scars. If you start early, you can prevent them from becoming permanent.
How often should you get Botox?
I generally recommend 3 times a year.
Does it hurt to get injected?
Botox can be administered painlessly.
How long do the results last?
Results usually last three to four months, but it varies from patient to patient.
Is it true that once you start getting Botox, you have to continue the treatment or your skin gets worse wrinkles?
No, that is not a true statement. Botox is used to help slow down the aging process. Once someone stops using Botox the aging process will continue as normal.
Botox is also known to help remedy other ailments. What other benefits can be found using Botox?
Botox is a wonderful product that also helps to reduce severe headaches & migraines, neck lines, and can even soften pronounced masseter (jaw bone) muscles.