Botox, Dysport, Xeomin Beverly Hills
Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin are all FDA approved neuromodulators to help treat and smooth facial lines and wrinkles caused by facial expressions. As one of the most popular procedures performed, Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin can improve the lines and wrinkles on your forehead, between your eyebrows, around your eyes, on your upper nose, lips and chin as well.
Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin are all safe and fast with no downtime. Effects are usually seen in 2-3 days and can last up to 3-4 months. Most patients tolerate the small pricks very well, but the option of topical numbing cream and icing are always available.
Dr. Attenello is considered an expert in the field of non-surgical fillers and injectables and has published articles and book chapters in these specific areas. She always strives to provide superior results that still appear very natural and balanced.
Botox treatment to soften the crow’s feet
Photos courtesy of Allergan
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: What are the areas that can be treated with Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin?
A: The areas commonly treated to improve the wrinkles and soften the lines are:
The most popular areas are:
- Glabella (region between the eyebrows)
- Eye region (or crow’s feet)
Botox, Dysport and Xeomin can also be used to treat:
- “Bunny lines” on your upper nose when you scrunch up your nose
- “Smokers lines” or “lip stick lines” along your upper lip
- Vertical neck bands
- Along your jawline for a slimmer face
Q: Does Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin hurt?
A: The overwhelming majority of patients do not feel much pain from the injections. These are very quick and precise injections that cause minimal discomfort. If desired, topical numbing cream and ice packs are always available to help with any discomfort.
Q: Does Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin bruise?
A: Bruising is very rare with these injections and Dr. Attenello takes much precaution in inspecting the areas for any underlying vessels.
Q: How long does it last?
A: On average, most patients see the results lasts for 3-4 months. In some patients it is longer and some it is shorter. Some studies have suggested that consistent usage of Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin can prolong the results.
Q: What is the difference with Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin?
A: Botox is the most popular and most recognizable of the three products as it has been used in the medical field for over 30 years. All three products have FDA approval (Botox in 1989, Dysport in 2009, and Xeomin in 2010) and are commonly used comestically for improvements in facial lines and wrinkles. Some patients feel that one product work better than the others, but this is more a ‘personal preference’ for the patients. Because of this, Dr. Attenello is able to tailor each treatment plan individually to the patient’s needs.