Do I Need Filler or 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 Botox Treatment Areas:
Glabellar lines: "11" between the brows
Forehead: horizontal lines on forehead
Crows Feet: around the eyes
Bunny lines: smooth horizontal lines on the nose
Dimpled/orange peel chin
Other Botox Treatment Uses:
Masseters: for TMJ pain or thinning of the face
Lip flip: slightly relaxing the upper lip allowing it to roll upward
Hyperhidrosis: under the arm pits to prevent excessive sweating
Fillers can be injected beneath the surface of the skin to enhance certain facial features or to replenish volume loss from aging.
Hyaluronic acid used beneath the surface of the skin to add or replenish volume
Calcium hydroxylapatite, which is used to create structure to facial features such as the chin, jaw, nose, and cheek
Common Filler Treatment Areas:
Lips: size, shape, symmetry, projection, hydration
Cheeks: size, shape, height, contour
Under Eye/Tear Trough: fill volume loss helping to look well rested
Marionetter Lines: Plump lines around the mouth
Nasolabial folds: plump smile lines for a smoother more youthful appearance
Nose: straighten bridge, lift tip, slimmer appearance
Chin: enhance chin for profile balancing
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.
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Book a free consult with us today so we can further assist you in deciding between Botox and Fillers!