Our Clinic in Calgary SW offers Botox at an affordable cost of $8.50/unit. Botox Injections is performed by physician Dr. Divya Patel.
Botox or Onabotulinum Toxin is the most popular product used for treatment of fine dynamic wrinkles, masseter hypertrophy, and sweaty palms or armpits. It is an extremely effective treatment for hyperhidrosis and jaw pain.
How can we not love Botox when it can give you a refreshing looking. Over time we have understood that frozen look can be eliminated with careful use of Botox and still successfully remove wrinkles.
Subtle use of the product can also lessen an angry look or a saddened face in some people. Why not try even if your skeptical about it. In the scenario you don’t like it only lasts 12-16 weeks. Nevertheless, you understood the buzz about it!
Botox as an anti-wrinkling, anti- sweating agent and for chronic migraine relief. Botox injections can not only enhance your beauty with eliminating wrinkles but can also be a life changer with treatments of sweating or chronic migraines with everlasting results.
Botox as an anti-wrinkle solution: The most wrinkles that bother people are the around the eyes, mouth and of course the forehead. Some also notice the chin puckering or the smile lines and smoker`s lines.
Smoker’s lines around the mouth are not easy to treat as desirable results may not be achieved. Bunny lines on the nose are other wrinkles that can be eliminated. Apart from treating wrinkles, Botox opens up your eyes improving the sagging eye lids. Brow lift shapes eyebrows providing a refreshed look.
Botox injection relaxes the injected muscles and henceforth paralyzing the action of it causing the wrinkles. It has no other effects in the body as it stays in the muscle and gets metabolized in 4 – 6 months. It is not a dangerous injectable as long as you have a trained medical professional who knows how and where to inject to avoid complications.
Most of the insurances cover the Botox injections for medical therapy and it is worthwhile having a consult. Learn more about Therapeutic Botox
What is Botox Cosmetic?
Botox® Cosmetic is a naturally occurring, purified substance Onabotulinumtoxin A. When injected in tiny amounts into muscles it relaxes them. Within a few days it takes away the creases, fine lines or wrinkles produced by the small muscles of the face leaving a very smooth and desirable youthful appearance.
How much does Botox® cosmetic cost?
Compared to other cosmetic treatments, Botox® is affordable. Our price is $8.50/unit to give patients a natural look. There are no other extra costs like an injection fee. For therapeutic Botox injections (TMJ, Chronic Migraine) it is not charged by the unit as the number of units administered is high and is normally covered by insurance.
What areas can be treated with Botox® Cosmetic?
Botox cosmetic has been FDA approved to treat the frown lines , crow’s feet and the frontal lines. It can also be used to treat a muscle in the chin which causes puckering and also to uplift a smile.
What areas can be treated with Botox® Therapeutic?
Botox® can be used to treat excessive underarm sweating. Through injections of Botox® into the underarms, patients see a significant decrease in the amount of sweating.
Jaw pain secondary to bruxism ( grinding teeth ) can be treated with excellent results. In addition to relieving the jaw pain Botox® injections in the masseter muscle will beautifully define the jaw line.
How do Botox® injections feel?
The amount of Botox® injected at each location is minuscule, so discomfort is minimal. Any discomfort easily managed by using ice packs or topical anesthetic before injection.
Who performs the injectables?
Dr. Patel is the primary and only physician administering the Botox Injections.
When do use Botox instead of Dermal fillers?
Botox and Dermal fillers work differently. Botox is used to treat the facial muscles that causes the wrinkles. Fillers replace volume lost due to the fat that has resorbed with aging. Sometimes to fill the static lines in between eyes either Botox or Dermal fillers can be utilized. Even the smoker`s lines can be treated with either.
When is it recommended to combine Dermal Fillers and Botox Injections?
Using combination of Botox for upper face to treat all the wrinkles and augmenting the lips, jaw and chin with fillers can have improved results for enhancing facial beauty.
What Can I Expect After Botox® Treatment?
After just one treatment in the clinic, patients notice results lasting up to six months! You can return to any activities 4 hours after the treatment.