Botox for Severe Underarm Sweating

If you’ve ever looked into treatments for wrinkles and facial lines, you’ve likely heard of Botox. But, did you know that this popular injectable can also be used to resolve excessive underarm sweating?

Excessive sweating, or hyperhidrosis, is a common condition affecting around 2% to 3% of Americans. Botox is a safe, convenient treatment that can free you from the discomfort and self-consciousness that are so often caused by hyperhidrosis.

How Does Botox Work For Severe Underarm Sweating?

Botox is a neurotoxin, meaning that it affects the nervous system. It temporarily blocks the release of certain neurotransmitters, which in turn prevents muscle contractions. This is why it’s so effective at smoothing wrinkles and lines caused by facial expressions. Continue reading “Botox for Severe Underarm Sweating”

How Does Botox Help TMJ?

TMJ disorders are becoming an increasingly common cause of pain among patients today. These disorders tend to trigger pain while chewing and talking, as well as locking or clicking of the jaw joint. The first line of relief for TMJ disorders often involves painkillers and anti-inflammatory medications, which can yield poor results.

Thankfully, we now have an effective, minimally-invasive treatment option for patients suffering from TMJ disorders: Botox injections.   Continue reading “How Does Botox Help TMJ?”

How Often Should You Get Botox Treatments?

Botox is one of the most popular non-surgical cosmetic procedures around and has been for many years. As a treatment for moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, Botox can give you a rejuvenated look. 

Unfortunately, the results of Botox aren’t permanent. So, if you’re interested in receiving this injectable for a more youthful look, it’s important to consider how often you’ll need touch-up treatments. 

Here, we’ll discuss how often you’ll need to undergo Botox injections to maintain a smooth, radiant appearance.  Continue reading “How Often Should You Get Botox Treatments?”

Pre & Post Care for Injections

Whether you’re looking to improve the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, or diminished facial volume, there’s an injection for that! Injectables encompass a category of cosmetic treatments that’s become extremely popular over the years. 

One of the key benefits of cosmetic injections is that they typically require little to no downtime and don’t require anesthesia. However, you can improve the outcome of your injections with proper pre and post-care. 

Pre-Injection Care

Before undergoing treatment with injectables, such as Botox and Juvederm, follow these pre-care tips: Continue reading “Pre & Post Care for Injections”

How Long After QWO Injections Can I Sit On My Behind?

Cellulite is perfectly normal, and it typically affects most women after they’ve gone through puberty. If the look of dimpled skin on your backside is making you hesitate before putting on your favorite bikini, QWO injections may be worth considering. 

QWO is the first of its kind and is an FDA-approved injectable to treat moderate to severe cellulite in the buttocks of adult women. To get the best results from this effective cellulite treatment, it’s important to closely follow the provided aftercare instructions like avoiding direct pressure on the buttocks.  Continue reading “How Long After QWO Injections Can I Sit On My Behind?”

What Is the Best Age to Start Botox Treatments?

If you’ve ever considered cosmetic treatments, you’ve surely heard of Botox. Botox has been around since 2002 and is the most popular cosmetic treatment in the United States. It’s used to smooth moderate to severe facial wrinkles and creases so that patients can achieve a rejuvenated appearance. 

While Botox is most commonly used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles once they’ve already formed, an increasing number of patients are using it for preventative purposes at a younger age. Here, we’ll discuss the best time to start getting Botox treatments so that you can preserve your youthful look.  Continue reading “What Is the Best Age to Start Botox Treatments?”

Top Reasons Why Winter is the Best Time of the Year for BOTOX

If you’re considering getting BOTOX to rejuvenate your appearance, know that the timing of your treatment is key. BOTOX injections last for about three to four months, after which you can come back to our office for a follow-up treatment. So, many patients receive BOTOX treatments throughout the year. That said, winter is considered the optimal time for BOTOX injections, and here’s why:

Look Your Best for Holiday Festivities

With winter comes the holiday season. For most people, the holidays include spending time with friends and family that you may not often see during the rest of the year. So, it’s no wonder that people want to look their best before traveling home for the holidays or simply attending the annual parties. BOTOX can smooth out facial lines and wrinkles before the holidays are in full swing, giving you a confidence boost throughout all of the festivities.  Continue reading “Top Reasons Why Winter is the Best Time of the Year for BOTOX”

Improve Your Neck Lines with Radiesse

The body’s natural aging process causes the skin to become thinner and less elastic. This goes not only for the skin on the face but also for the skin on the neck. So, if you’re noticing lines and wrinkles appearing on your neck, you’re not alone. But, with the help of the longstanding injectable Radiesse, it’s possible to safely and effectively eliminate neck lines. 

What is Radiesse?

Radiesse is an injectable treatment that’s been FDA-approved since 2007. Its main ingredient is calcium hydroxylapatite or CaHA. CaHA provides immediate contouring after the treatment and lasting collagen and elastin production. Since the Radiesse formula stimulates the production of these essential proteins, it leads to tighter, stronger, and more elastic skin long after the initial injection.   Continue reading “Improve Your Neck Lines with Radiesse”

Benefits of QWO Treatment

Benefits of QWO TreatmentDo you wish that you could say goodbye to cellulite once and for all? If so, we have the perfect treatment for you. QWO is an injectable treatment for cellulite reduction, and it’s used to reduce the appearance of cellulite in the buttocks and thighs. Safe, non-surgical, and effective, QWO is gaining popularity among women as a quick cellulite solution. 

What is QWO?

Cellulite is often thought of simply as fat. But, that isn’t the case! Cellulite is linked to shifts in the thickness of the skin, as well as the connective tissue and fat cells under the skin. A key trigger of cellulite is the collagen bands that connect the skin to muscle in between pockets of fat. The collagen bands drag the skin downward, causing the fat pockets to appear on the skin as dimples. Continue reading “Benefits of QWO Treatment”

Reverse Facial Aging with Chemical Peels

Facial aging TampaSigns of skin aging, including fine lines, discoloration, and scarring, can benefit from chemical peels. Recommended by Dr. Anne Hermann, MD, to boost the results of anti-aging treatments, chemical peels can refresh your complexion to give you a youthful glow. 

How Chemical Peels Work For Facial Aging

While various chemical peels are available to rejuvenate the skin, most of them work in the same way. Peels prompt your body to shed the outermost layer of skin. This stimulates the development of new skin to take its place. As the old skin cells are replaced with healthy skin cells, signs of aging are diminished, giving the skin a brighter, clearer, and smoother appearance. 

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