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Do I Need Filler or Botox?




BOTOX


Botox is a purified form of botulinum toxin and is used to treat wrinkles caused by muscle movement aka wrinkles of expressions. Some common expressions causing wrinkles are frowning, smiling, and surprised expressions.


Common Brands

  1. Botox

  2. Jeuveau/Newtox

  3. Dysport


Common Botox Treatment Areas:


  1. Glabellar lines: "11" between the brows

  2. Forehead: horizontal lines on forehead

  3. Crows Feet: around the eyes

  4. Bunny lines: smooth horizontal lines on the nose

  5. Dimpled/orange peel chin


Other Botox Treatment Uses:

  1. Masseters: for TMJ pain or thinning of the face

  2. Lip flip: slightly relaxing the upper lip allowing it to roll upward

  3. Eyebrow lift

  4. Hyperhidrosis: under the arm pits to prevent excessive sweating



DERMAL FILLERS


Fillers can be injected beneath the surface of the skin to enhance certain facial features or to replenish volume loss from aging.


Common Types:

  1. Hyaluronic acid used beneath the surface of the skin to add or replenish volume

  2. Calcium hydroxylapatite, which is used to create structure to facial features such as the chin, jaw, nose, and cheek


Common Filler Treatment Areas:


  1. Lips: size, shape, symmetry, projection, hydration

  2. Cheeks: size, shape, height, contour

  3. Under Eye/Tear Trough: fill volume loss helping to look well rested

  4. Marionetter Lines: Plump lines around the mouth

  5. Nasolabial folds: plump smile lines for a smoother more youthful appearance

  6. Nose: straighten bridge, lift tip, slimmer appearance

  7. Chin: enhance chin for profile balancing

  8. Jaw: provide more contour and structure for the face


Whether you want to get rid of expression lines with Botox or replenish/enhance volume with fillers, we have the treatments and guidance for you.


Follow us on Instagram to learn more and see some great Before and After photos: @mauimedspa and @nursetaylor_mauimedspa


Book a free consult with us today so we can further assist you in deciding between Botox and Fillers!




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Dr. Winston Alexander Turnage (TX License R9008)

Office: 10526 West Parmer Lane 

Suite 425

Austin, TX 78717

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