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Botox for men: Why Brotox is on the rise

In Aesthetics by Alice Goodman September 12th, 2018

The days of assuming that women are the only ones who get aesthetic procedures are long over. In fact, the number of men getting minimally invasive cosmetic enhancements like BotoxⓇ — a trend known as Brotox — are higher than ever. After all, a great-looking face shouldn’t be reserved for women only. Those creases between the eyebrows, wrinkles on the forehead, and crow’s feet affect men and women alike — and can be quickly fixed …

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How to make dermal fillers and Botox last longer

In Aesthetics by Alice Goodman August 24th, 20180 Comments

No matter how well you take care of your skin, everyone eventually develops facial wrinkles. Fortunately, many of the fine lines and wrinkles that accompany aging can be reduced or softened with aesthetic treatments such as Botox and dermal fillers. Botox and dermal fillers can be highly effective at helping you maintain a youthful appearance, but these treatments offer only temporary results. Before you make the decision to proceed with either (or both!) of these …

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Are Botox parties safe?

In Aesthetics by Alice Goodman August 30th, 20180 Comments

Botox parties can be a fun way to spend time with your friends while improving your appearance. If you’re new to Botox, hosting or attending a Botox party can help you learn more about the benefits of this minimally invasive cosmetic treatment, and gives you a close-up look into how this procedure is performed in a casual setting. Above all, make sure the Botox party is safe. Some healthcare professionals warn that Botox parties are …

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Frequently asked questions about dermal fillers

In Aesthetics by Alice Goodman August 24th, 20180 Comments

Injectable dermal fillers are a popular option for those wanting to reduce visible signs of aging in the face. As we age, our faces naturally lose fat, and facial skin loses its firmness. This leads to sagging skin, loss of volume in the face, and fine lines and wrinkles. Dermal fillers can be injected into the skin to restore volume and diminish wrinkles. If you’ve started to notice signs of aging in your skin, dermal …

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Surprising uses for Botox

In Aesthetics by Alice Goodman September 2nd, 20180 Comments

Botox is best known for its ability to minimize wrinkles, but Botox injections are approved by the FDA to treat multiple medical and cosmetic conditions. Botox, a drug made from a toxin created by certain bacteria, relaxes muscles and smooths wrinkles when injected into the skin in small doses. Botox works by blocking the signals between nerves and muscles, leading to less movement in the muscles. Botox has been approved by the FDA to treat several …