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Juvederm Treatment

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Botox Treatment

How long does the procedure take?

typically, a botox treatment requires only 10-20 minutes in an examination room and ends with absolutely minimal to no discomfort. usually, you can return to work immediately, while we recommend that you stay away from getting into strenuous activity untul the next day.

How long does Botox last?

first results usually appear 5 to 7 days after injection, and typically lasts from 90 to 120 days. because these results don't last forever, repeated injections are needed to preserve the achieved effects.

What areas of the face can be treated with Botox?

the most common botox treatment areas are:
11 lines or glabella, forehead lines, "crow's feet" (lines around the eyes)

Is Botox right for me?

- the american society for aesthetic plastic surgery (asaps) named botox the most popular physician administered aesthetic procedure in the usa for the 7th year in a row.
- it is very safe and a highly effective treatment.
-botox makes people appear and feel more youthful without the dangers and costs traditionally associated with plastic surgery.
- we apply the injectable to prevent facial muscles' movement - causing a smoother, renewed and fresh outlook on faces for extended duration. although botox is a temporary solution to facial wrinkles, consulting board certified dr. michael barrett ensures that you will face no side-effects and complexities at all, as well as you will be able to resume normal life right after the session.

Does insurance cover Botox?

most cosmetic procedure (like botox) that help remedy signs of aging and wrinkles aren't usually covered under insurance. if you need specific details on what is and isn't covered by your insurance, contact your provider.

Lips, nasolabial fold (smile lines), marionette lines, deep wrinkles, cheeks, temples

What are Juvederm injectable areas?

Why is Juvederm filler is good for lip enhancement?

Juvederm will restore the sensuality of your lips or smooth facial curves naturally. through a simple injection of the smooth gel, minor imperfections and signs of aging are softened very smoothly, thus achieving an aesthetically pleasing cosmetic look.

Can I combine Juvederm and Botox?

Dermal filler treatment goes hand-in-hand with botox. for best results, professionals from peak medical spa recommend to use those treatments together.

Is there downtime after Juvederm injections?

because juvederm injectable gel is not considered a surgery, the simple and safe treatment has minimal recovery or downtime. to minimize the risks of temporary side effects, you should avoid exercise, excessive sun or heat exposure, and consumption of alcohol for 24 hours following treatment. side effects may include redness, swelling, and/or itching at the treatment sites. 

How long does Juvederm filler last?

On average, Juvederm lasts 6 to 12 months, but each patient absorbs and breaks down Hyaluronic acid differently. different areas of the face, depending on the degree of movement, will lose the effect of juvederm filler at different rates. other factors may also contribute to how long the filler injections lasts. for examples, with sun exposure the hyaluronic acid may abate more quickly.