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Can surgery get rid of my facial wrinkles? I have used creams and botox to make my facial wrinkles less noticeable, but I still look older than my age. What kind of plastic surgery is best for reducing wrinkles?

Can surgery get rid of my facial wrinkles? I have used creams and botox to make my facial wrinkles less noticeable, but I still look older than my age. What kind of plastic surgery is best for reducing wrinkles?

Get to an expert!: One are the advantages of having your Botox and fillers done by a plastic surgeon is that you can be evaluated for other noninvasive or invasive procedures while assessing your response to Botox and fillers. Multiple minor procedures can be combined to give a good effect. However, the key is having someone who knows your goals, how aggressive you want to be, and of course, your budget! Good luck. ...Read more

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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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Help can botox get rid of wrinkles already present on your face?

Help can botox get rid of wrinkles already present on your face?

Yes: That is what botox cosmetic is for. It is used to reduce or completely remove the appearance of wrinkles on the face by relaxing the underlying muscles. Note that botox only lasts for 3-4 months, so in order to keep up the effect indefinitely, you will need repeat treatments this often. ...Read more

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Can you get rid of wrinkles under your eyes if you inject botox?

Can you get rid of wrinkles under your eyes if you inject botox?

Botox - Cosmetic: Botox is commonly used above and on the sides of the eyes to reduce wrinkles. However, Botox is not normally given under the eyes. Eye bags or dark circles are better treated with other options, such as skin care, facial fillers, fat injections, or plastic surgery. ...Read more

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Is there a way to permanently get rid of deep wrinkles without surgery?

Is there a way to permanently get rid of deep wrinkles without surgery?

Find the cause first: You must first identify the cause of the wrinkles: sun damage, smoking, repeated movement, volume loss, laxity, thinning, etc?
Depending on the cause, targeted treatment will deliver the best results and may include: nutritional counseling, hydration, moisturizers, antioxidants, sunblock, retinoids, fractionated therapy, resurfacing, ablative treatment, fillers, botulinum, facelift, etc. ...Read more

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Will dysport immediately smooth my wrinkles? I want a quick way to get rid of the deep creases above my eyebrows. I don't want surgery, and I don't want to wait for a cream to work. Will dysport work right away or do I have to wait a few days or weeks? .

Will dysport immediately smooth my wrinkles? I want a quick way to get rid of the deep creases above my eyebrows. I don't want surgery, and I don't want to wait for a cream to work. Will dysport work right away or do I have to wait a few days or weeks? .

3-5 days: Dysport typically takes effect in about 3-5 days. Of the neuromodulators (botox, dysport, xeomin) this is the fastest result. If you want immediate results fillers will give you that, but they are not generally used as first line treatment for the forehead creases. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dark circles and wrinkles under eye and aging of the eye lids? What options surgery or non surgery, side effects procedure cost etc.

How to get rid of dark circles and wrinkles under eye and aging of the eye lids? What options surgery or non surgery, side effects procedure cost etc.

Plastic surgeon: Your best bet is to see a plastic surgeon and dermatologist. .. As they will have the best treatment options (surgical, prescription, and professional-only products). Wish there was a better answer - but hope that helps! ...Read more

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What's is in Botox and could it cause side effects? Should I get Botox at age21 to prevent wrinkles? And does Botox wear-off, and if so, how long after

Yes!: Botox can be given at your age- its botulism toxin that paralyzes the muscle temporarily. Side affects can be flu like symptoms. We tell patients depending on your metabolism rate 6 weeks to 6 months, but usually it last three months. It won't prevent wrinkles but will slow down the deep wrinkle process if gotten on a regular basis ...Read more

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What to if I am only 20 and I have this wrinkle. How to remove it without surgery/botox?

What to if I am only 20 and I have this wrinkle. How to remove it without surgery/botox?

Cause of wrinkle?: At your age, it is difficult to imagine you have wrinkles which may be caused by repeated motion (best treated by botox) or by stopping the movement that causes the wrinkles. For example if playing the trombone or smoking a cigarette causes lip wrinkles>>>>stop. If due to skin aging from sun exposure>>>stop tanning. If due to scars, consider scar revision. If volume loss, consider fillers. ...Read more

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Besides botox is there any way to get rid of or have fewer lines on your face?

Besides botox is there any way to get rid of or have fewer lines on your face?

Paralytics ; Fillers: Facial rejuvenation can be by temporary muscle paralytics like botox, xeomin, (incobotulinumtoxin a) Dysport or by injectable fillers like juvederm, elevess, belotero (the hyaluronic acids) or Radiesse (an hydroxyapatite) or by silicone or by your own fat (harvested from other areas of the body). See your plastic surgeon to discuss the pros and cons of the different options and s/he can advise you re the best option. ...Read more

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Nineteen and already have forehead creases. Would botox get rid of them forever?

Nineteen and already have forehead creases. Would botox get rid of them forever?

No: Botox will reduce or remove the appearance of wrinkles. However, effects will last for only 3-4 months. You would need repeat treatments at this frequency if you want to keep up the results. You are pretty young. Are you sure you need botox? ...Read more

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What is the difference between elevess and botox? Hello! I am a woman in my mid-thirties who seeks to get rid of the frown lines I am developing between my eyebrows. I have been researching injectable dermal fillers and have recently found a product calle

What is the difference between elevess and botox? Hello! I am a woman in my mid-thirties who seeks to get rid of the frown lines I am developing between my eyebrows. I have been researching injectable dermal fillers and have recently found a product calle

Paralytics ; Fillers: Facial rejuvenation can be by temporary muscle paralytics like botox, xeomin, (incobotulinumtoxin a) Dysport or by injectable fillers like juvederm, elevess, belotero (the hyaluronic acids) or Radiesse (an hydroxyapatite) or by silicone or by your own fat (harvested from other areas of the body). See your plastic surgeon to discuss the pros and cons of the different options and s/he can advise you re the best option. ...Read more

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What is the difference between elevess and botox? Hello! I am a woman in my mid-thirties who seeks to get rid of the frown lines I am developing between my eyebrows. I have been researching injectable dermal fillers and have recently found a product calle

Paralytics ; Fillers: Facial rejuvenation can be by temporary muscle paralytics like botox, xeomin, (incobotulinumtoxin a) Dysport or by injectable fillers like juvederm, elevess, belotero (the hyaluronic acids) or Radiesse (an hydroxyapatite) or by silicone or by your own fat (harvested from other areas of the body). See your plastic surgeon to discuss the pros and cons of the different options and s/he can advise you re the best option. ...Read more

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I have strabismus, how good is botox to fix it and what are the disadvantages of using this treatment knowing I had a eye muscle surgery 6 yrs ago?

It works not forever: Botox works but not forever. The progress of Botox injection is amazing. Ask your doctor about duration and the need to repeat over a lifetime. ...Read more

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Is surgery the only way to get rid of deep set eyes?

Is surgery the only way to get rid of deep set eyes?

Depends on anatomy: There are many potential treatments and various injectable fillers can be used for this purpose. These tend to offer short term results whereas surgery can provide longer lasting results and will range from less invasive procedures with fat grafting to more extensive surgeries such as blepharoplasty or mid-face lift. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of those deep acne scars? & tighten your face? & make your hair thinker & grow way fast? All without surgery or spending bug bucks?

How do you get rid of those deep acne scars? & tighten your face? & make your hair thinker & grow way fast? All without surgery or spending bug bucks?

Dermatologist: You may need a prescription strength acne medication to help with scarring. For your hair, you may need to see a dermatologist for evaluation on your hair, nutrition, age, activity, genetics etc. ...Read more

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Can any plastic surgeon do a deep plane facelift? I'm interested in the deep plane facelift to get rid of excess fat and skin in my neck. Do I need to see a specialized plastic surgeon to have this procedure done or will anyone educated in plastic surgery

Can any plastic surgeon do a deep plane facelift? I'm interested in the deep plane facelift to get rid of excess fat and skin in my neck. Do I need to see a specialized plastic surgeon to have this procedure done or will anyone educated in plastic surgery

No: Deep plane facelifts are not performed by all plastic surgeons. The best way to find out is to ask the surgeon directly. Most will be straightforward and tell you how they perform their facelifts and why. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of deep wrinkles?

How do you get rid of deep wrinkles?

Face Lift, Fillers: There are many ways to treat wrinkles- you should see a cosmetic surgeon for evaluation and treatment. My favorite way to treat wrinkles is with a co2 laser:

http://www. Lasvegasdermatology. Com/services/laser-wrinkle-fractional-co2-therapy. ...Read more

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How to get rid of a deep wrinkle line on the neck?

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How to get rid of a deep wrinkle line on the neck?

In: In order to get rid of deep wrinkes on the neck, skin need to be tightened or lifted either with a non-surgical or surgical procedure. There are several non-surgical procedures such as v-beam, ulthera, pixel, co2 or fraxel which can help with this situation. A surgical neck lift is also an option. Seeing a good cosmetic dermatologist is suggested. ...Read more

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Is a deep plane face lift the best option for me to get rid of the lines from my nose to the corners of my mouth? I've heard that a deep plane face lift is more successful for removing deep wrinkles around the nose and mouth. What kind of results are typi

Is a deep plane face lift the best option for me to get rid of the lines from my nose to the corners of my mouth? I've heard that a deep plane face lift is more successful for removing deep wrinkles around the nose and mouth. What kind of results are typi

Yes: Deep plane facelift and standard facelift do improve the nasolabial folds. Another option is to use some deep tissue (smas) taken at facelift to place under the folds to improve them. Ask your surgeon for options. ...Read more

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I am using lexative for my stomack for two years. After my surgery of anal fesher, how can I get rid of this?

I am using lexative for my stomack for two years. After my surgery of anal fesher, how can I get rid of this?

Constipation: It sounds as though you need an evaluation for your constipation. Your primary care doctor would be a good place to start. While awaiting that evaluation, It may help to increase the amount of fiber in your diet. Fiber supplements may also be a good idea. Be sure to drink more liquids when you increase your fiber. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get rid of hypertrophic scars if they're at least a year old, without using lasers or surgery? Or drastically reduce appearance?

Is it possible to get rid of hypertrophic scars if they're at least a year old, without using lasers or surgery? Or drastically reduce appearance?

Difficult: Scars mature with time. After 1yr they approach their final appearance. Without surgery, pressure and silicone gel sheets can decrease prominence. Scars can further change as your body changes (age, weight, puberty) so be patient. ...Read more