Can Los Angeles area patients use Botox as an alternative to a surgical brow lift?
Botox has been around for several years and has been approved by the FDA for a variety of medical and cosmetic situations. It is commonly known for addressing fine lines, wrinkles, and folds on the face that may have developed due to facial contractions. The muscles of the face, over time, can cause the skin to develop imperfections that are impossible to reverse naturally. This is when cosmetic injectables such as Botox become a favorable way to enhance one’s appearance.
The beauty of Botox
Botox is a neuromodulator used in reducing muscle contractions. When Botox is injected into the muscles of the face, patients notice a temporary reduction in the appearance of lines on the forehead, the “elevens” between the eyebrows, and crow’s feet around the eyes. The effects from Botox brow lift injection in Beverly Hills last approximately six months and patients need reinjection to maintain results; however, it is an affordable and appropriate solution for patients with the early signs of aging who are not ready for plastic surgery.
Patients asked: “Will Botox replace the need for a surgical brow lift?”
It can be used to reduce forehead folds, which provides similar results to a brow lift. Unfortunately, Botox is only best in situations such as this when patients are dealing with mild to moderate forehead wrinkles. Significant concerns may be better suited for plastic surgery instead. Determining which is most appropriate requires an assessment by our team to decide which would be the best method of addressing forehead folds and overall skin laxity issues in the facial area.
Dr. Dennis Dass, MD is a board certified plastic surgeon ready to assist patients in and around the area of Beverly Hills and Los Angeles. This team of professionals is here to help men and women look and feel their best. If you want to see what Botox eyebrow lift and other cosmetic services could do for your appearance, contact us by calling (855) 496-4646 and booking an appointment. We recommend scheduling a consultation visit to discuss problem areas and decide which options are most appropriate for your specific needs.
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About Dennis Dass, MD, PharmDDennis Dass, MD is a top Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, focusing on boosting the confidence of his Los Angeles, California patients with natural and beautiful results. He provides a range of surgical procedures for the body, laser skincare, and non-surgical procedures. As a Board-certified plastic surgeon, he performs hundreds of cosmetic procedures every year.
Dr. Dass earned his Medical Doctor degree from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine in Albuquerque, NM and his Doctor of Pharmacy qualification from the University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy. He underwent a six-year Integrated Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Residency at the University of Kansas. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a Member of the American Society of Plastic Surgery, California Medical Association, and Los Angeles County Medical Society.
Dr. Dass has received numerous accolades including Top Plastic Surgeon designation from many reputed organizations. Connect with Dr. Dennis Dass on Linkedin.