Botox

Botox Specialist

Dr. Billano has been injecting Botox since Botox was approved for aesthetic use by the FDA in 2002.

Dr. Billano is a Platinum Plus injector and is an expert Botox injector and is in the top 5% of injectors in the nation.

It is the most popular cosmetic procedure performed at Heights Dermatology and Aesthetics.

Botox Q & A

How does Botox work?

Botox blocks signals from the nerves to the muscles. The injected muscles can no longer contract, which causes the wrinkles to relax and soften.

Is Botox safe?

Botox is a very safe product and is a suitable for a wide range of concerns.

How long does it take before I see results after my Botox treatment?

Most patients see significant results within three to five days, although some may not see results for a longer period of time. The softening of lines may continue to improve up to 30 days after treatment

How long does Botox last?

Most people find that results of a Botox treatment last 31/2 to 4 months on average.

Botox is not only a treatment for wrinkles.

Botox can…

Lift your brow

Open up your eyes

Reduce the movement of your upper lip to keep you from exposing your gums when you smile

Lift a droopy nose

Lift corners of the mouth

Soften your square jaw

Reduce the appearance of neck bands

Should I get my Botox at a Botox party?

Botox should only be injected by board certified physicians that have experience performing those procedures

Is it Only for Women?

While cosmetic treatments have often been considered just for women, more men than ever are recognizing the benefits of looking more youthful and refreshed with this simple procedure.

How long does it take before I see results after Botox?

Most patients see significant results within three to five days, although some may not see results for a longer period of time. Lines can continue to improve for up to 30 days after treatment.

How Long Does Botox Last?

Most people find that the results of a Botox treatment last about 4 months on average. The injections can be repeated at these intervals to maintain the results.

Who administers Botox?

Dr Billano performs all injectable treatments for every patient. Never allow anyone but a qualified physician to inject Botox in your face.

Is treatment with Botox painful?

Discomfort is usually brief and minimal. You can opt for a topical anesthetic cream applied to your injection area, as well as a cold pack to help numb the area just before treatment.

Who should not have a Botox treatment?

You should always seek the advice of a qualified health care professional before receiving a prescription medication. In general, do not seek Botox Cosmetic treatment if you have:

A disease that can lead to muscle or nerve weakness

Allergies to any botulinum product

An infection in the treatment area

Swallowing problems

Bleeding problems

Significant breathing problems

Are pregnant or attempting to conceive

Are breastfeeding or plan to breast feed