Under eye wrinkles are a distressing concern to those who have them (and just about all of us eventually get them). One treatment option is Botox. The question is, how effective is Botox for under eye wrinkles? Before answering this question, we have to understand what causes under eye wrinkles and how Botox works. What [...]
Lifting the corners of the mouth with fillers treats one of the signs of aging. As we age, the corners of our mouth droop. This happens as our upper cheeks descend, and we lose support in our lower face. Fortunately, fillers can restore the lost volume and rejuvenate this sign of aging. How they work [...]
Both Restylane and Juvederm are hyaluronic acid based fillers, and choosing between them depends on several factors. Firstly, let’s quickly review where we commonly use these fillers. Both fill nasolabial folds, marionette lines, and the corners of the mouth. In addition, they each plump under eye hollows, lip lines, and cheek and frown lines. Both [...]
As far as wrinkle treatments go, there is no denying that Botox is a household name. However, there are alternatives to Botox that are available. Dysport is one of them. However, what are the differences? In this post, we will explore Dysport vs Botox. What is Dysport? Like Botox, Dysport is an injection that softens frown [...]
Like any other industry in the world, cosmetic rejuvenation technology experiences its own version of trends. Some breakthrough procedures stay on the radar forever while others may have their moment and quickly die out. But as we continue to push forward, our patients often surprise us with what they are looking for in terms of [...]
Botox is the most popular, and probably the most effective single cosmetic treatment available. In fact, it was it’s discovery of how well it could treat wrinkles that truly enabled minimally invasive rejuvenation. One of the most common questions I receive about Botox treatment from patients is how long it will take before results are seen. The [...]
Medical technology is an absolute brilliant thing. The advances we have made in the last ten years are lightyears ahead of where we were, and it’s only going to become more fascinating from here on out. Recently, cosmetic rejuvenation has been making leaps and bounds in the industry. With the desire to stay young echoing [...]
The goal of this blog is to disseminate information about liposculpture and facial rejuvenation. These fields have grown and are changing rapidly, and there is much information to know. As a board certified dermatologist in Los Angeles and liposuction doctor, I will do my best to provide useful information.