BOTOX® Injections New Orleans

Botulinum A Toxin (BOTOX®) is a medicinal protein derived from the C.Botuluinum bacteria. It has been safely used for many years in the treatment of eyelid spasm, eye muscle spasm that causes crossed eyes, correction of facial muscle imbalance, and neck muscle spasm.

When injected in small doses, it works to temporarily (months) paralyze the affected muscle, and thereby softens the facial imbalance or releases the spasm.

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More recently, BOTOX® Cosmetic is used to relax the active facial muscles that over time create seemingly indelible creases between the eyebrows, on the forehead and around the eyes.

The same principles that make BOTOX® Cosmetic effective as a medical treatment make it effective as a cosmetic treatment. Injecting small amounts of BOTOX® Cosmetic into these active facial muscles results in localized paralysis and a smoother, more relaxed facial expression.

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Botox is a relatively recent addition to cosmetic treatments that has grown quickly in popularity. Botox is actually a safe protein derived from Botulinum bacteria. Many consider it today’s wonder treatment for correction of muscle imbalance in the face, neck, eyelids and eye muscles.

Botox injections New Orleans patients seek helps to reduce wrinkles occurring around the eyes, in the area between eyebrows and rippling lines in the forehead that make the face appear tired and aged. Botox injections New Orleans Men and women choose an opportunity to turn back the hands of time that march across their faces. Botox injections give patients a new confidence.

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As a Cosmetic Surgeon and Board Certified Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Dr. Pippin has dedicated his life and his practice to improving appearance and function for his patients.

Take advantage of his skill and experience by scheduling a consultation today.

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BOTOX® FAQ's

BOTOX® Cosmetic Basics

BOTOX® Cosmetic is an extremely popular non-invasive cosmetic procedures. BOTOX® injections can temporarily reduce the appearance of deep forehead lines and crow’s feet, making it a quick and easy option to improve your appearance and overall self-confidence.

What is BOTOX® Cosmetic?

BOTOX® Cosmetic is a purified protein that, when injected into the appropriate muscles, temporarily reduces severe frown lines, crow’s feet, and other facial wrinkles. A cosmetic surgeon will administer the treatment as a series of tiny injections into the muscle where the problem areas occur. Appropriate for people ages 18 to 65, the entire non-surgical procedure can be completed in 10 minutes with no recovery time!

How does BOTOX® Cosmetic work?

The deep lines and wrinkles on your forehead and around the eyes occur as a result of muscle activity. BOTOX® is injected into these facial muscles and blocks the muscle contractions. In doing so, it minimizes the appearance of the lines and wrinkles. For patients who wish to treat more extensive lines or sagging skin, a facelift may be a more suitable treatment option.

Are BOTOX® injections painful?

You may experience mild discomfort during the injection. Dr. Pippin will numb the a first before injecting BOTOX® to enhance patient comfort. There is no downtime after the procedure, and you can resume your regular activities immediately.

Are there any side effects following BOTOX® Cosmetic treatment?

After undergoing BOTOX® treatment, potential side effects are minimal but can include redness or bruising at the injection site, headache, and temporary drooping of the eyelid.

Will I see results immediately following treatment?

Your results following BOTOX® treatment will start to become noticeable within a few days and will gradually increase over the following week.

How long will the results last?

Results from BOTOX® injections will last up to six months. Additional treatments will be necessary to maintain results for a longer period of time.

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As a Cosmetic Surgeon and Board Certified Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Dr. Pippin has dedicated his life and his practice to improving appearance and function for his patients.

Take advantage of his skill and experience by scheduling a consultation today.

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