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Which course(s) would i need to take to do dermal fillers/botox?

Which course(s) would i need to take to do dermal fillers/botox?

Whats your specialty: What is your specialty? Procedures such as neurotoxins and dermal fillers are not properly learned in a weekend course. Board certified dermatologists and plastic surgeons among a few other specialties are best equipped to perform these procedures, including advanced techniques. ...Read more

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Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
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Botulinum Toxin (Botox) Injection (Definition)

Botox is a medicine that causes muscles to relax. It is commonly used to improve the appearance of deep facial lines or wrinkles between the eyebrows. It is also used to relieve migraine, and in certain conditions that involve muscle spasm. ...Read more


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Is botox safe?

Is botox safe?

Yes: Botox has been used for years in many medical applications. The amount of Botox used for the typical cosmetic treatment of moderate expression lines of the face is 1/10 to 1/3 the amount used in other medical conditions. The biggest contraindications for the general healthy public include pregnancy and breast feeding or active infection at the site of treatment. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Is botox safe?

Is botox safe?

Yes: Like any product, its safety of the is dependent upon and responsive to the person administering it & it's quality. Botox is a purified protein that alters the muscles ability to cause lines and deep wrinkles around the outer eyes and forehead. Choose a physician wisely and do not go overboard with removing all lines or wrinkles. Animation is good! Be smart! www.artofplasticsurgery.com ...Read more

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Is botox good?

Is botox good?

Yes: Botox is a purified protein that is used to soften wrinkles of the forehead and those on the outer lids (crows feet). Ideally, the muscular motion that contribute to these lines will be softened leaving a relaxed and pretty appearance. Good Botox should still allow some animation. www.artofplasticsurgery.com ...Read more

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How could i get botox..?

How could i get botox..?

From your Doctor: Botox is a substance that requires not only a doctor's prescription, but for a certified medical person to give the injection. The injector should understand facial anatomy - that's why i give my patients the injections myself. Other offices allow their nurses to give it. The bottom line is that when given correctly, it is both safe and effective for control of facial lines and wrinkles. ...Read more

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What's it's like to use botox?

What's it's like to use botox?

A pinch: Botox injections feel like a slight pinch at the area of the needle. Results become apparent over the next 1-2 weeks. Results last for 3-4 months. Wrinkles in treated areas will become less apparent or even totally disappear. Very safe and very effective! ...Read more

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What are some dangers of botox?

What are some dangers of botox?

Minimal: Botulinum toxin is a deadly poison in large doses because it can paralyze vital muscles used in breathing and swallowing. In the very small doses used in cosmetic treatments, there have been no serious incidents. Bruising, drooping and rarely, blurred and double vision are realistic risks. Counterfeit products could be a problem. Going to an experienced, licensed injector is your best protection. ...Read more

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At what point should I do botox?

At what point should I do botox?

When to do Botox: The only person to answer this question is you. If you have certain wrinkles like frown or "11" lines, worry lines on the forehead or crows feet around the eyes then you might consider doing Botox or Dysport to relax the muscles that cause these lines. If they do not bother you then you do not need to treat the. Cosmetic procedures are completely elective. You are in control. ...Read more

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Are there any side affects to botox ?

Yes: Here is a link to the FDA required notification in the Allergen web site: http://www.allergan.com/miscellaneous-pages/allergan-pdf-files/botox_med_guide ...Read more

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When should I consider starting botox ?

For wrinkles: Botox is most effective at preventing worsening of certain lines of expression especially the glabella (between the eyebrows), forehead, and crow's feet , and perioral (smoker) lines. These can start forming as early as 20's and get more noticeable in 30s, 40s. Botox can be started at any age when wrinkles form but early intervention helps to keep the lines from deepening and worsening. ...Read more

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What are the medical benefits of botox, ?

What are the medical benefits of botox, ?

See below: Botox is a neurotoxin that paralyzes the muscle for 3 months. It is used to help reduce the muscle tone in patients with spasticity and now it's indicated for chronic migraines. ...Read more

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I am just 17. Is it okay for me to use botox?

Botox: According to the information related to this account, you are 48. Please do not use someone else's information. Why in the world would a 17 year old use Botox? ...Read more

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What are the ethnical concerns of botox injection?

Injector ethics: Ensure that your injector takes a full history to ensure you are a suitable candidate. S(he) should show you the bottle from which the product is drawn, disclose the dilution factor and storage conditions as well as chart your treatment, noting the units used, sites treated and lot number. Your injector should set the expectation by outlining the indications for botox. ...Read more

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Botox injection.. What are the benefits and costs?

Botox injection.. What are the benefits and costs?

Looking younger: Botox has many uses. Esthetic and medical. It can stop pain from spasms; prevent migraines; eliminate dynamic wrinkles, and a bunch of other ailments. You can find what Botox is used for by searching the web. There is not enough space here. The cost vary by doc and by the amount used. It is sold by the until and by the procedure- depending upon your treating physician. ...Read more

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Which botox places in san diego are considered effective?

Which botox places in san diego are considered effective?

Seek experienced MD: I would advise you to go to any experienced plastic surgeon, dermatologist or otolaryngologist who performs this procedure frequently. This is now a standard procedure among most aesthetic professionals who are familiar with the anatomy and maintain an interest in their aesthetic education. ...Read more

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What is botox cosmetic?

What is botox cosmetic?

What is Botox?: Botox is an injectable medication used to relax muscles. For cosmetic purposes it is typically used in the facial muscles of expression around the eyes and forehead. In certain instances it can be used to relax the muscles around the mouth, jawline, and neck. The cosmetic benefit comes from the resulting relaxation of the skin which diminishes the depth the expression lines. ...Read more

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Is botox working for migraines?

Is botox working for migraines?

Yes: Yes, Botox is an fda approved medication for treatment of migraine headaches. Like every medication, some people may not respond to Botox treatments and may need another form of treatment. In addition, Botox works to prevent headaches but has little effect on an acute onset. ...Read more

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What qualifys someone to receive botox injections for migranes?

15 headache days: per month and having met at least 3 different classes of headache medications. I would discuss this with your doctor to see if you have completed the pre-requisite requirements. ...Read more

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Is botox a good treatment?

Is botox a good treatment?

Yes...: You may want to consider having your doctor see if Botox can be approved for you. It can treat migraine, spasticity, used for cosmetic reasons and even used to treat pain. ...Read more

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Does botox affect warfarin?

Does botox affect warfarin?

No,but warfarin does: Botox does not affect warfarin but being on warfarin does increase your risk of bleeding and bruising so let your plastic surgeon know if you are on blood thinners or have a neuromuscular disease as Botox is contraindicated in some patients. ...Read more

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Dr. William Culviner
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Tinnitus (Definition)

A persistent noise in your ear or ears. Tinnitus can be of unknown cause, or can be caused by hearing damage, tumors, problems in the brain or hearing nerve, ...Read more


Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
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Ringing In Ears (Definition)

Ringing in ears = tinnitus = ...Read more