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Doctor insights on: Treatment For Wrinkles Around The Mouth

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Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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What are the risks of mimics and expression impairment following botox treatment for facial wrinkles? I am thinking about botox treatment for facial wrinkles (specifically around the mouth). Having done some research, i was surprised to discover that boto

What are the risks of mimics and expression impairment following botox treatment for facial wrinkles? I am thinking about botox treatment for facial wrinkles (specifically around the mouth). Having done some research, i was surprised to discover that boto

The risk is real: Botox can reduce facial expressions, but if done correctly the chances are small. Good injectors make sure that there is some movement of the forehead, so that you don't have a frozen look. The risk of injecting Botox around the mouth is that it can cause drooling. Again, if you go with a very experienced injector the risks are lower. ...Read more

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Can the substances used for chemical peel penetrate into the blood? I would like to have a chemical peel procedure to smooth wrinkles around the mouth and achieve a healthier skin look. Is there a risk of the substances used penetrating into the blood cir

Can the substances used for chemical peel penetrate into the blood? I would like to have a chemical peel procedure to smooth wrinkles around the mouth and achieve a healthier skin look. Is there a risk of the substances used penetrating into the blood cir

Chemical Peels: A phenol based chemical peel can cause cardiac complications if the phenol levels in the blood get too high. Other types of chemical peels can be used around the mouth that do not have this risk. Laser resurfacing can also be used to treat wrinkles around the mouth. These treatments can cause color and texture differences in the skin so full face treatment gives a more uniform result. ...Read more

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How often do you need captique touch-up treatments for the wrinkles around my mouth? What factors affect the length between captique touch-up treatments? Once I have my wrinkles reduced, i don't want to have them constantly changing in size. How often wil

How often do you need captique touch-up treatments for the wrinkles around my mouth? What factors affect the length between captique touch-up treatments? Once I have my wrinkles reduced, i don't want to have them constantly changing in size. How often wil

Captique : Captique is hyaluronic acid similar to Restylane (dermal fillers) and juvederm, not widely used anymore. However, with hyaluronic acid fillers, your maintenance should be every 3-9 monthsn (average 4-5 months), you will notice that with repeated injections the length of duration will increase and you may require maintenance less often. Unless your doctor sends you reminders to come back in, your que for coming for a touch up should be as you notice any reappearance of lines, the earlier the better. ...Read more

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How often do you need captique touch-up treatments for the wrinkles around my mouth? What factors affect the length between captique touch-up treatments? Once I have my wrinkles reduced, i don't want to have them constantly changing in size. How often wil

How often do you need captique touch-up treatments for the wrinkles around my mouth? What factors affect the length between captique touch-up treatments? Once I have my wrinkles reduced, i don't want to have them constantly changing in size. How often wil

It : It depends on the depth of the wrinkles, the product that is injected and your particular skin. Captique typically lasts less than one year. There is some evidence that your body may produce some collagen as the filler is replaced that decreases the amount needed. The resorption and the manner in which it goes away is usually gradual. I would tell you to come back when you feel you are starting to notice it and when it bothers you. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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