Neurotoxins Botox and Dysport

Neuroxins have become one of the most popular cosmetic treatments for the face.The correct term is really Neurotoxin and we will often utilize the word “Botox” interchangeably for any brand of Neurotxin such as Dysport, Xeomin, Belotero, and several others. Neurotoxins can dramatically reduce facial lines from overactive muscles. Botox and Dysport are both a highly safe and effective non-surgical procedure, con efectos secundarios mínimos. Dr.. Katz has extensive experience with both Botox and Dysport.

What are BOTOX and Dysport and are they Safe?

El Botox es una proteína natural purificada que bloquea los músculos contraigan. Sólo afecta a la zona donde se coloca. Neurotoxin injections can reduce the signs of aging by reducing the muscle activity and wrinkles of the eyebrow and forehead. La reducción de las líneas de expresión es especialmente eficaz. Botox has been used safely for over 20 años y ha sido FDA aprobada para las arrugas faciales desde 2002.

Why Use Botox or Dysport?

Las arrugas faciales dinámicas son causadas por contracciones de los músculos de la cara cada vez que expreses emociones. Más expresivas son, cuanto más que están probables que estas arrugas y líneas de. Estas líneas pueden ser malinterpretadas como enojo, ansiedad, fatiga y, Claro, envejecimiento. Rellenos y procedimientos quirúrgicos tales como una elevación de las cejas pueden apretar la piel y los músculos alrededor de estas líneas, pero no abordan el tirón muscular subyacente, que finalmente profundiza las arrugas faciales. Para líneas faciales dinámicas de hiperactivas músculos de la cara superior, neurotoxin (botox or Dysport) are usually the best treatment.

How are Neurtoxins Given?

El tratamiento tiene 10 minutes and we use the tiniest needles available therefore Botox treatments typically have minimal discomfort. Los resultados son notables generalmente dentro de 72 horas y pueden durar 3-4 meses. Usted puede volver a sus actividades normales inmediatamente.

Patients may elect to repeat Botox treatments when it fully wears off. Sin embargo, Si la cara es re-tratada tan pronto como los músculos comienzan a moverse, los músculos faciales nunca recuperar su memoria. Después de una serie de tratamientos a intervalo entre puede llegar a ser más.


What About “Botox” for TMJ

Chronic clenching of the jaw orgrinding of the teeth, a condition known as bruxism, can have a variety of problematic effects. It can cause pain and tension in the jaw to chronic headaches or migraines to earaches and facial pain to damage to your teeth. These symptoms make bruxism an ever-present, constantly painful condition. This is why Dr. Ronald Katz treats his patients with Neurotxininjections (Botox or Dysportin the masseter and Temporalis muscles. Bruxism is extremely common, affecting many people across the country and around the world, especially with an uptick in incidence since the COVID pandemic. Common risk factors for developing bruxism include stress, frustration, and anxietyfeelings that many of us experience daily. Treatments like mouth guards help to mitigate the symptoms of the conditionsuch as preventing tooth damagerather than address the root cause. Some individuals are just told to “reduce the stress in your lifewhich often feels like wishful thinking. If you have tried mouth guards, muscle relaxation activities, or other treatments and nothing is working for you, you may be the perfect candidate for Botox injections for jaw clenching and teeth grinding.

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