Injectable treatments are one of the most frequently used options for nonsurgical correction of facial aging. Injectable treatments help prevent and improve the appearance of wrinkles, volume loss, and the downward decent of the brow.
A Simple Solution With Dramatic Results
As we age our faces begin to lose volume. Our once supple and plump cheeks, begin to dissipate, leaving behind a sharper, more serious appearing, structure, our eyebrows begin to descend, leaving us to appear angry, sad, or harsh, and our lips and mouth begin to thin and wrinkle. These changes happen slowly, starting as early, for some people, as their mid 20s, and they continue until we become new versions of ourselves that are almost unrecognizable.
Many people wait quite some time before deciding to take the first step to addressing facial aging. In reality, this is something our board certified plastic surgeons strongly recommend people begin early on in the aging process. Still, it is never to late to seek out a skilled, qualified, and experienced cosmetic surgeon to help you determine the best ways to prevent and treat your personal signs of facial aging.
At the Appearance Center of Newport Beach, we take a conservative and effective approach to facial aging. Our patients' happiness is our first priority. Delivering precise, customized, and natural looking results is imperative to providing dramatic change while maintaining the patient's sense of self, character, and personality.
BOTOX, DYSPORT, XEOMIN
Injectable Treatments for Wrinkle Reduction and Symmetry
One of the most popular treatments for wrinkles in the face is Botox. This is because Botox is simple, effective, and reliable. Our facial plastics surgeons are intimately trained in the ways in which facial muscles respond to this treatment and highly recommend Botox for patients looking to prevent, manage, or reduce wrinkles.
Patients who receive Botox treatments by our cosmetic surgeons can look forward to some of the following results:
- An elevated brow - for a more youthful and rested look
- Symmetrical brows - for patients who have a bit of asymmetry in the upper face
- Reduced appearance of forehead lines - for patients with horizontal lines or a furrowed brow
- Brighter and wider eyes - for patients with beginning to moderate signs of eyelid aging
- Symmetrical eyelids - for patients will a mild to moderate amount of unevenness or Ptosis in the eyelid
- Reduced appearance of crow's feet - for patients with mild to severe squint lines
The potential for improvement of the signs of aging with Botox is almost unfathomable. This simple treatment can restore the face to a more youthful appearance with one very quick and convenient appointment.
Juvéderm, Radiesse, Restylane, Sculptra
Injectable Treatments for Wrinkle Reduction and Increased Volume
Injectable treatments for moderate to sever wrinkles and volume loss is one of our board certified surgeons' favorite approaches to facial rejuvenation. It is relatively quick, painless, and offers immediate results for improvement.
Dermal fillers offer the quickest and most substantial difference for facial rejuvenation in just a very short amount of time.
Patients who receive filler treatments for facial rejuvenation can look forward to some of the following results:
- Decreased appearance of moderate to severe wrinkles in the forehead, nasolabial folds (parenthesis lines between the nose and mouth), and mouth - for an overall smoother finish and youthful appearance
- Significant improvement of the appearance of the jowls - for a more defined jawline
- Enhanced lip volume - for a perky and youthful pucker
- Enhanced facial volume - for a robust, youthful, and elegant shape to the face
- Decreased appearance of eye bags - for a softer, more youthfully refreshed eyelid
Patients who are curious about facial rejuvenation, wrinkle prevention, and skin care should schedule a cosmetic consultation with an Appearance Center board certified surgeon. They will offer you a conservative, yet dramatic, approach to facial aging that you can trust and results that you will love.
Injectable Treatments for Facial Contouring
As the amount of people interested in less invasive beauty options grows, science continues to develop nonsurgical treatment options for facial rejuvenation.
One of the more recent developments in nonsurgical injectable treatments is the invention of Kybella, a nonsurgical approach to reducing the amount of fat underneath the chin. This convenient and permanent approach to fat loss is delivered in a series of sessions where injections are simply administered to the area just below the chin.
Patients who have Kybella treatments administered can look forward to the following results:
- Fat reduction in the chin
- Reduction or complete removal of the double chin
- A more defined neck line
- A more sculpted jawline
If you are interested in a nonsurgical way of reducing the amount of fat in the submental area, speak with one of our board certified surgeons. They will discuss your concerns and aspirations, and advise if this is the right treatment for you.
Types of Injectable Treatments
We carry several FDA approved injectable treatment options for facial rejuvenation. Each injectable product is designed for a different purpose.
Similar to an artist with his paint brushes, our board certified surgical specialists will determine which products to use, based on the patient's needs and the area being treated. Their expertise will allow them to choose the perfect treatment choices necessary to reshape the contours of your own natural appearance.
Wrinkle Reduction, Lift, and Volume Enhancement
Juvéderm Ultra Plus
Wrinkle Reduction, Lift, and Volume Enhancement
Wrinkle Reduction and Lift
FAQs About Injectable Treatments
Botox does not work immediately. You may begin to see signs of it working within a few days of treatment, but it will typically take about 7 - 10 days to take full effect.
Our physicians recommend touching up on your Botox treatments every 3 - 6 months. If you are more physically active, your body may metabolize Botox faster, and you will want to be closer to the 3 month mark.
Patients can start receiving filler treatments as early as 18 years old. Most patients will not need filler treatments for volume restoration at this early age, however, many patients in the late twenties, early thirties and beyond are candidates for some amount of volume restoration. Remember that injectable treatments can act as a preventative method for facial aging and wrinkles.
There seem to be a lot of treatment places for Botox and filler out there. Buyer be ware. They are not all created equally. Yes, Botox and filler can be easy to inject - for the right person who knows what they are doing. It is also very easy to make a mistake. While places offering Botox and filler in mini-malls seem convenient, they are usually not bustling with experienced and medically trained ophthalmic and facial plastic surgeons. Appearance Center cosmetic surgeons are expertly trained to work with all face shapes, sizes, skin types, ages, and problems. At The Appearance Center you will have a medically trained professional assess your concerns, providing only the best cosmetic solution for an improved and natural looking appearance.
Read About Our Injectable Specialists
Michelle Aszterbaum, MD - Double Board Certified American Board of Medical Examiners, American Board of Dermatology
Jeffrey Joseph, MD - Board Certified in Ophthalmology with Additional Subspecialty Training in Plastic Surgery of the Eyelids
Steven Daines, MD - Double Board Certified in ENT Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Simon Madorksy, MD - Double Board Certified in ENT Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
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