BOTOX® Cosmetic for men and womenDr. Lorenc has been treating his patients with BOTOX® Cosmetic since 2002 when this treatment was first approved by the FDA.When properly administered, BOTOX® Cosmetic treatments will achieve natural appearing wrinkle reduction, and repeat treatments can actually minimize future wrinkle formation. Dr. Lorenc is able to safely achieve excellent results due to his medical understanding of the skin’s physiology and underlying muscle structures coupled with an experienced aesthetic eye for what will create the most refreshed, natural look for each individual.
Uses for Botox® CosmeticBOTOX® Cosmetic is used to treat frown lines, forehead lines, crow’s feet and platysmal (neck) bands.BOTOX® Cosmetic contains highly purified protein which is deposited into a muscle to temporarily decrease muscle activity. The end result is noticeable smoothing of the skin and decreased muscle activity resulting in wrinkle reduction.
About the ProcedureThe procedure itself takes approximately 20 minutes. After BOTOX® Cosmetic injections ice packs are applied to minimize swelling. Bruising is infrequent.It takes 3-4 days to start seeing improvement in the treated areas and it can take up to a week to see the full benefit of BOTOX® Cosmetic.The results can last up to 6 months.This painless procedure is performed by Dr. Lorenc with a very fine, 33-gauge needle after the skin is numbed with a topical anesthetic.When administered by an experienced, board-certified dermatologist, BOTOX® Cosmetic treatments are safe, effective, quick, relatively inexpensive, require no downtime, and can last up to six months, giving you a rested and rejuvenated look.
It is important to always follow your treatment with SPF.