There are many misconceptions about BOTOX® Cosmetic. The idea that it somehow speeds up the aging process is one of them. Here’s what actually happens.
BOTOX® Cosmetic doesn’t make you look older after it wears off. Your skin won’t wrinkle dramatically the moment you put your injections on hold.... Read Full Post
Miami patients who want to address visible signs of aging can choose from several different dermal fillers. One popular option, Radiesse®, instantly plumps the skin and works to stimulate collagen production over time. It offers natural-looking results that lift and define your appearance for up to... Read Full Post
Fillers are a great way to make the undereye area look brighter, plumper, and more youthful. They can even fade stubborn shadows to give you a well-rested appearance. But with all the different fillers out there, how do you know which one is best?
Dr. Shaun Patel prefers to use Restylane® when... Read Full Post
Swelling can occur after any dermal filler treatment. It’s temporary and often resolves itself within a few days.
That said, some parts of the face are more prone to swelling — and certain products are more likely to create this effect. Patients should also be aware that bruising can occur after... Read Full Post
Applying retinoids. Eating a balanced diet. Wearing sunscreen. Most of the things that we do for our skin offer a less-than-instant payoff. Microneedling is no different. And while it takes some time for the treatment to work its magic, the results are so worth it.
How Does Microneedling Work?... Read Full Post
Juvéderm® is the world’s leading collection of fillers that temporarily lift, smooth, and plump the skin. Each product, from Juvéderm Ultra to Juvéderm Volbella, is a crystal-clear gel designed to treat a specific area of the face. All Juvéderm fillers are administered by injection and provide... Read Full Post
Laser skin resurfacing offers noticeable and long-lasting results. It works deep in the dermis to encourage healthy cell growth and stimulate collagen. Skin is smoother, more even-toned, and more youthful after treatment.
Laser resurfacing isn’t permanent because it doesn’t stop the aging process... Read Full Post
BOTOX® Cosmetic and fillers are different types of injectables used for facial rejuvenation. BOTOX® Cosmetic helps the skin look smooth by relaxing the muscle under a wrinkle or line. Fillers, on the other hand, add volume below the surface of the skin to enhance features and fill in visible signs... Read Full Post
Dermal fillers are substances with a gel-like consistency that are injected beneath the skin to add volume. They are commonly used to enhance features such as the lips or cheeks and to diminish the appearance of lines, wrinkles, and folds. It’s no surprise that dermal fillers are a popular choice... Read Full Post
Patients come into our Miami clinic with all sorts of questions about BOTOX® Cosmetic. Most often, they want to know what happens to the face when we inject BOTOX®, and what effects it can have after years of use. If you’re curious about these things too, just keep reading.
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