Category Archives: BOTOX®

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Is BOTOX® or RF Microneedling Better for Treating Wrinkles?

One of the questions my patients sometimes ask me is, “Which treatment works better for treating wrinkles: BOTOX or RF microneedling?” As with many questions in the art of aesthetics, the answer is different for everyone. Both treatments are exceptional for rejuvenating the skin, but they tackle wrinkle reduction with totally different approaches. The right …

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Want To Look Younger? Try These Top 5 Anti-Aging Procedures

Looking to turn back the clock but not sure where to start? You may be surprised to learn just about every sign of facial aging can be treated with one or more of our top anti-aging procedures: eyelid surgery, facelift, BOTOX®, and more. As a facial plastic surgeon in Scottsdale, I specialize in creating natural-looking …

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7 Things BOTOX® & Dermal Fillers Can Do

Versatility is the calling card of both BOTOX and dermal fillers. At our Scottsdale practice, patients interested in reversing signs of aging are often pleasantly surprised when they learn that these immensely popular injectable treatments can address so many different aesthetic concerns. The differences between BOTOX and dermal fillers can be a bit blurry for …

Preventative BOTOX®: Does It Really Work?

Did you know you don’t have to wait until you’re riddled with wrinkles to enjoy the anti-aging benefits of BOTOX? Scottsdale-area patients sometimes start in their 20s or 30s. As a board-certified facial plastic surgeon, I often meet with younger people who want to stop signs of aging as early as possible. BOTOX is one …

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BOTOX® & Fillers: The Working Woman’s Secret to Success & Confidence 

You’re on a mission, you have goals for your future, and you deserve to take on your career with confidence. Whether you’re a young hire who wants to be taken seriously or a seasoned pro who wants to look refreshed, BOTOX and dermal fillers in Scottsdale, AZ, are your secret for looking and feeling at the top of your game.   Curious how these treatments can help you be your best at work? In …

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4 Myths That Still Persist About Facelifts

Facelift surgery in Scottsdale, AZ, is performed much differently today than it was 20 or 30 years ago. During patient consultations, I often receive similar questions from people who want to know if this procedure is right for them. Their questions frequently reflect information they’ve heard or read about that is no longer correct given …

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The Differences Between BOTOX® and Dysport®

BOTOX is not only popular in Scottsdale, but it has become a household name across the United States. With over 7 million procedures performed just last year, it is the number 1 minimally invasive cosmetic procedure. However, it has a kid brother that is beginning to grow in popularity as well: Dysport. So, how do …

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BOTOX® vs. Fillers—What Is the Difference?

Facial fillers and BOTOX at our Scottsdale practice have become increasingly popular to address fine lines, wrinkles, and other effects of aging in the facial area. These FDA-approved, minimally invasive treatments require no downtime and provide natural-looking results. At our office, either I or one of our qualified aesthetic nurses performs these nonsurgical procedures under sterile …

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How BOTOX® & Fillers Work Together

Injectable treatments such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and fillers like JUVÉDERM® are popular here in Scottsdale thanks to their incredible versatility and virtually zero associated downtime. While each of these products has a loyal fan base, the concept of combining them is gaining steam. Before we examine why that's a good idea for many people, let's …