Almost every day, new potential patients call in and ask my staff how our Botox is only $8 per unit when almost everyone else regularly charges $11 to $14 per unit. Though the financial savings are enticing, inquiring patients are justifiably concerned about both the quality of the product and the quality of care we can deliver at such a low price. Is the Botox real or a fake substitute manufactured in China? Is the Botox diluted and therefore less effective? Is the doct
47 year old female of Korean descent. She received 3 syringes of Voluma® XC to her cheeks, 2 syringes of Juvederm® Ultra Plus XC to her nasolabial folds and marionets, and 1 syringe of Juvederm® Ultra XC to her lips. In her before picture she looks her age at 47, but in the after picture, she looks about 32.
Hi, this is Dr. Phil Nguyen with the Botox® Buyer’s Guide. Today we are going to talk about all the facial areas that we can do Botox® . Mind you these are rough guidelines as to the number of units that I typically use. I take a number of factors into consideration when I do Botox® , including:
1. How does the patient look? Are they heavy or thin?
2. How old are they?
3. How deep are the lines?
4. Do they want to be totally relaxed or do they
To answer this question, I will first talk about the original studies on Botox® Cosmetic that got the product FDA approved. The first study was done with 20 UNITS of Botox® Cosmetic to the Glabellar lines ( frown lines in between the eyebrows). The study showed that at 3-4 months, 75% of all participants in the study got their movement back.
In my experience of doing Botox® Cosmetic on tens of thousands of patients, it is RARE for Botox® Cosmetic to last 4-6 months. Ha
The Aging of Venus Part 1 - The Triangle of Beauty.
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