Botox®

Do you have frown lines or crow’s feet? These are the result of repeated muscle contractions over the years and can be treated with Botox. Botox is the only FDA approved treatment to temporarily relieve these features in the face. Learn more here.

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FAQs

Botox

How many units do I need?

  • The starting dose is around 20 units per given area, however, your dose will ultimately be determined how many units are needed at a consultation

How long does Botox last?

  • On average people enjoy the benefits of injections for 3-4 months, when administered at corrective doses.

  • Modern NuSkin generally recommends scheduling injections 3-4 times a year when beginning treatment, and reducing to 2-3 times a year after 1-2 years.

What should I do before treatment?

  • Modern NuSkin recommends taking Arnica tablets 2-3 days prior to injections.

  • Avoid fish oil, ibuprofen, coffee, smoking, and alcohol 4-12 hours before treatment to help reduce the risk of bruising or swelling.

What should I do after treatment?

  • It is recommended to ice the injection areas to help reduce soreness which usually resolves within the 1st hour

  • Arnica Gel and tablets can be used to help reduce the risk of bruising and swelling

What should I AVOID after treatment?

  • You should avoid dentist appointments, body massage, pilates or yoga within 4-6 hours of treatment.

  • Avoid strenuous activity for 24 hours after treatment.

  • Do not lay down or bend for 4-6 hours after treatment.

  • Do not massage or vigorously was the fash for 4-6 hours after treatment.

  • Avoid using a Clarisonic brush for 24 hours after treatment.

  • Minimize consumption of alcohol.

Fillers

What types of fillers are used?

  • Voluma XC: Used for midface, temples.

  • Juvederm Ultra XC: used for smile lines, lips.

  • Volbella XC: Used for under eyes, lips, lines.

  • Vollure XC: Used for lower face.

How long will it last?

  • Every individual is different depending on their metabolism

  • Voluma can last up to 24 months.

  • Juvederm and Volbella can last up to 12 months.

  • Vollure can last up to 18 months.

 

How many syringes do I need?

  • We will make a recommendation during your consultation.

 

What should I do before treatment?

  • We recommend taking Arnica tablets 2-3 days prior to injections.

  • Avoid fish oil, ibuprofen, coffee, smoking, and alcohol 24 hours prior to treatment to reduce the risk of bruising or swelling.

What should I do after treatment?

  • It is recommended to ice the injection areas to help reduce soreness which usually resolves within an hour. Light activity and sleeping on your back are recommended for the following 24 hours.

  • Arnica Gel and tablets can be used to help reduce the risk of bruising and swelling.

 

 

What should I AVOID after treatment?

  • Avoid strenuous activity for 24 hours after treatment.

  • Avoid lying down or bending for 4-6 hours after treatment.

  • Avoid facial massage or vigorous washing.

  • Avoid using a Clarisonic brush 24 hours after

  • Minimize consumption of alcohol.

Kybella

What is Kybella?

  • Kybella is a prescription medication used to improve the appearance and profile of moderate to severe fat below the chin.

How does it work?

  • The Kybella injection breaks down the fat cells beneath the chin which results in a noticeable reduction in fullness under the chin.

 

How many treatments will I need?

  • The doctor would make that determination during your consultation. Normally people need anywhere from 2-4 treatments.

How much downtime should I expect?

  • It is recommended to give yourself a week of recovery time due to swelling which depends on the size of the area being injected.


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