Tag Archives: Forehead

10

Sep

BOTOX ® Cosmetic: How often do I need it?

Published: September 10, 2014

When you raise your eyebrows or smile and see crinkles on the edges of your eye, the facial muscles resting underneath are contracting. These contractions may make your face move, but they also make wrinkles more noticeable. That’s where BOTOX® Cosmetic comes in. Imagine your face like a telephone line where your facial muscles in … Continue reading BOTOX ® Cosmetic: How often do I need it?

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26

Aug

The Medical Uses of BOTOX ®

Published: August 26, 2014

BOTOX ® is one of the worlds most popular medical cosmetic treatment. About 20 million treatments are done worldwide annually using this nerve blocker. It is a purified protein injected into the muscles that is best known for treating fine lines and wrinkles, but it has some surprising medical uses as well. Migraines: Traditionally, migraine headaches … Continue reading The Medical Uses of BOTOX ®

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14

Jul

Brotox- Botox Treatment for Men

Published: July 14, 2014

Women have long been held to a higher aging standard than men, but it appears as though that gap may be closing. According to a new study, the number of American men getting Botox injections—which relax the facial muscles to minimize lines and wrinkles—has skyrocketed 258 percent over the past decade! It’s true guys, men … Continue reading Brotox- Botox Treatment for Men

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10

Jul

What is Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing?

Published: July 10, 2014

At Dermaworks Medical Aesthetics Clinic we offer one of the most effective laser skin technologies in the industry–Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing with Dermal Optical Thermolysis (DOT) Therapy using the SmartXide DOT™ CO2 laser system. This revolutionary technology not only rejuvenates the skin, eliminating wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, stretch marks, acne and other scars but also has … Continue reading What is Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing?

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7

Jul

What is Vibradermabrasion for Aging Skin?

Published: July 7, 2014

Vibradermabrasion is the latest in aging skin treatment technology. It is an effective and clinically proven topical aging skin treatment, utilizing a rapidly vibrating sterile paddle to remove layers of damaged skin tissue; leaving healthier and more radiant skin. Vibradermabrasion is the new way to do microdermabrasion. The process is fast, very comfortable for patients and … Continue reading What is Vibradermabrasion for Aging Skin?

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9

Jun

Preventative Use of Botox for Wrinkles

Published: June 9, 2014

Is it too early for Botox? The question of when to start isn’t as straightforward as you may think. It depends on your facial structure and your predisposition for wrinkling. Many of our patients wait for the first signs of wrinkles to occur before treatment. However, Botox is becoming increasingly popular among 20-something men and … Continue reading Preventative Use of Botox for Wrinkles

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5

Jun

Botox, Dysport, and Fillers: What You Can Expect

Published: June 5, 2014

Many of us have heard of Botox and dermal fillers but the question now is what can you expect from each of these procedures? How long until you see results and how long will these effects last? Botox, Dysport, and dermal fillers have the ability to provide quick and effective results. At Dermaworks Medical Aesthetics Clinic in Ottawa we offer … Continue reading Botox, Dysport, and Fillers: What You Can Expect

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2

Jun

Using Botox or Dermal Fillers to Combat Frown Lines

Published: June 2, 2014

If you’d like nothing more than to turn your frown upside down but can’t because of wrinkles, you know what a challenge frown lines can be. There are two types of wrinkles, dynamic ones, which are caused by movement, and static ones, which are etched into our skin and appear while the face is at … Continue reading Using Botox or Dermal Fillers to Combat Frown Lines

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7

Feb

How Botox Cosmetic Treats Wrinkles

Published: February 7, 2010

BOTOX ®Cosmetic is a purified botulinum neurotoxin type A complex (BTX-A) in sterile form. Ingredients of the product also include human serum albumin and sodium chloride. When injected directly into the muscle, BOTOX ® Cosmetic binds to the sites of receptors on motor nerve terminals then enters these terminals to inhibit the release of acetylcholine (ACh), … Continue reading How Botox Cosmetic Treats Wrinkles

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