First Botulinum toxin to be approved by the FDA to temporarily treat glabellar lines between the brows. Botox is injected into the muscles and used to improve the look of moderate-to-severe frown lines in people 18 to 65 years of age. This treatment is quick and tolerable with no down time required. Lasts between 3-6 months.
JUVEDERM, RESTYLANE, PERLANE, are dermal fillers designed to smooth wrinkles, sculpt lips and shape facial contours. It is a clear, synthetic gel made with hyaluronic acid, a natural substance that is found throughout your body. It carries little risk of allergic reaction. The most common areas for treatment are the lips, the glabellar lines (between the eyebrows) and the nasolabial folds (from the root of the nose to the angle of your mouth). With its unique ability to bind with water, these fillers remain in your skin for many months. Please see Dr. Lopez for recommendation on the filler that’s best suits you! FDA Approved to last between 6months up to a 1 yr.