Navigation Links
Dermatologist Lance Barazani, MD with Advanced Dermatology PC, Shares the Latest Tips on the Wrinkle-Reducing Powers of ‘Botox’
Date:7/26/2019

When a Canadian eye doctor happened upon the furrow-erasing effect of ‘Botox,’ she never looked back: “I haven’t frowned since 1987,” she remarked years later. For Dr. Lance Barazani of Advanced Dermatology PC, this is no surprise: “When it comes to ‘Botox,’ she’s hardly alone in her satisfaction.”

A New York Magazine “Best Doctor,” Dr. Barazani speaks from experience: He’s been using ‘Botox’ to help patients resolve their wrinkle woes since the novel ingredient first made its appearance as an anti-ager.

In the beginning, the smoothing power of ‘Botox’ was an unexpected bonus: The frown-free Canadian ophthalmologist had been using the muscle inhibitor to reduce patients’ eye spasms when a client returned for a follow-up – not for her eyes but to maintain her newly smoothed brow.

In 2002, the Food and Drug Administration approved the injections for cosmetic use in the United States. Since then, ‘Botox’ has boomed, becoming the country’s go-to non-surgical anti-wrinkle procedure.

In 2018, the numbers climbed to 7.4 million, making ‘Botox’ far and away the most popular minimally invasive cosmetic treatment, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. “Safety, efficacy, and patient satisfaction have added up to increasing demand,” observes Dr. Barazani.

The injections work by introducing tiny amounts of botulism toxin (the scary-sounding scientific name for ‘Botox’) to block nerve impulses that trigger muscle movement – and the wrinkles that they cause. “These are what we consider ‘dynamic’ wrinkles,” explains Dr. Barazani, “wrinkles that form due to repetitive facial movements, like smiling, frowning, and squinting.”

“Right now, for cosmetic use, there are four branded formulas on the market,” continues Dr Barazani. “Botox®, Dysport®, Xeomin® and Jeuveau®. The doctor’s knowledge base for each product’s specifications is crucial.”

“Plus,” Dr. Barazani adds, “ongoing research is shining light on new ways of using ‘Botox,’ expanding its potential to address wrinkle zones.”

With that in mind, he makes the following suggestions to make the most of ‘Botox.’

5 Tips to Boost Your ‘Botox’

1. Choose your doctor carefully: “The face has more than 40 muscles,” emphasizes Dr. Barazani. “And each individual has unique muscle mass, bone structure, and skin characteristics. To make the most of ‘Botox,’ it’s important to work with someone with expertise who can truly customize your treatment.”

2. Remember: Location, location, location: “Botulinum toxin works by limiting the muscle movements that cause dynamic wrinkles,” explains Dr. Barazani. “That’s where we want to target the treatments. On the other hand, photoaging – wrinkles caused by the sun – is a different category. Make sure that you have a clear understanding of what’s causing your wrinkles and the best treatments to address them.”

3. Expand your target: “‘Botox’ can address more than forehead wrinkles and crow’s feet,” Dr. Barazani observes. “For example, the dynamic wrinkles that develop around our mouths may also be good candidates. But we want to keep in mind that the lower section of the face has complex muscle structure, so it’s important to choose one’s doctor carefully, and perhaps start with a limited dose. More can be added later.”

4. Consider a ‘combo’: “Integrating treatments can create a complementary boost,” notes Dr. Barazani. “When ‘Botox’ is combined with steps to increase collagen and hyaluronic acid – important supports that keep our skin smooth and firm – the combined approaches can enhance each other.”

5. Customize your follow-ups: “Typically, ‘Botox’ lasts three to six months,” says Dr. Barazani. “But with ongoing treatments, patients may start to see longer-lasting effects. Staying flexible about follow-ups can help maintain a consistent, natural look.”

“After almost two decades,” Dr. Barazani concludes, “’Botox’ is fresher than ever, thanks to advances that keep moving the needle forward.”

Lance Barazani, M.D., F.A.A.D., is board-certified in dermatology and specializes in all areas of medical dermatology for adults and children, the prevention and treatment of skin cancer, cosmetic dermatology and laser surgery.

Advanced Dermatology P.C. and the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Surgery (New York & New Jersey) is one of the leading dermatology centers in the nation, offering highly experienced physicians in the fields of cosmetic and laser dermatology as well as plastic surgery and state-of-the-art medical technologies. http://www.advanceddermatologypc.com.

Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/dermatologist_lance_barazani_md_with_advanced_dermatology_pc_shares_the_latest_tips_on_the_wrinkle_reducing_powers_of_botox/prweb16466310.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2019 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related medicine news :

1. Dermatologist Dr. Meryl Joerg with Advanced Dermatology PC with Tips on Treating Unsightly and Embarrassing Age Spots
2. Prominent San Diego Dermatologist and Cosmetic Surgeon Dr. Mitchel P. Goldman Discusses Treatment of Vitiligo and Psoriasis with New Excimer Skin Laser
3. Dermatologist and Laser Surgeon Dhaval Bhanusali Joins Haute Beauty Network
4. Renowned Liposuction Expert and Cosmetic Dermatologist Dr. Jason Emer Moves To New, State-of-the-Art Location And Reveals A Partnership with INFUSIO® In Beverly Hills
5. Honolulu Dermatologist Dr. Kory Kitagawa Talks Laser Hair Removal Just in Time for Summer
6. New Lip Augmentation Treatment Offered by Houston Dermatologist
7. The Dermatologist Forms Collaboration with The National Rosacea Society
8. San Fernando Valley Dermatologists, Drs. Peyman and Pedram Ghasri, Now Offer Botox for Addressing TMJ and Bruxism Issues
9. Dr. Seema Daulat, Board Certified Dermatologist Joins Evans Dermatology South Lamar Office July 13th
10. Sarasota Top Dermatologist Releases New Video Series
11. Dermatologist Charles E. Crutchfield III M.D. Announces Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) to Treat Hair Loss (Alopecia)
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/25/2019)... ... August 24, 2019 , ... The ... the recipient of The Talk Awards 2019 . The clinic’s dedicated team ... the Talk Awards’ health and medical category based on customer star ratings, surveys, ...
(Date:8/23/2019)... ... ... AdventHealth is pleased to announce preliminary results of a pilot project that could ... from onerous paperwork, allowing them to spend more time focusing on patients and their ... (CTA). The CTA’s duties are similar to a patient care technician but will ...
(Date:8/23/2019)... ... August 23, 2019 , ... The West Virginia ... Eye Collaborative. This partnership will be managed by Coherent Eye Care. , With ... Eye Collaborative and its eye physicians will be strategically positioned to partner with ...
(Date:8/21/2019)... DAYTON, Ohio (PRWEB) , ... August 21, 2019 ... ... Dayton area. You’re invited to Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care’s Veterans and First ... Town Center. Hundreds of Dayton area residents representing all branches of the military ...
(Date:8/21/2019)... ... ... , a leader in providing products for cold therapy pain relief , has improved ... cold unit supply that is shaped like a small cooler. A long tube connects ... shoulder pad, lumbar pad, hip wrap, or knee pad. , ISOComforter has changed and improved ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/25/2019)... ... August 24, 2019 , ... Authors Gopal Nayak and ... the scientific research book “Impact of Biofield Treatment on Growth and Anatomical Characteristics ... Patchouli. , The book garnered No. 1 status on Amazon in several ...
(Date:8/23/2019)... ... August 22, 2019 , ... Fasting regimens ... dismissed as a fad. In a study published in Cell, Mount Sinai researchers ... immune system’s response to acute infections. , While acute inflammation is a ...
(Date:8/21/2019)... ... August 21, 2019 , ... ... developer as ranked by Modern Healthcare’s Construction and Design Survey, has added ... Readiness service provides a comprehensive overlay to clients’ capital projects, working with ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: