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Wrinkles


If you’re concerned that wrinkles and fine lines are making you look older than you feel, a board-certified dermatologist can tell you whether a cosmetic treatment can give you the results you expect. Treatment options include botulinum toxin and fillers.

Botulinum toxin (Botox)

Botulinum toxin therapy: Overview

When you look in the mirror, do you see deep frown lines? To diminish these lines, many choose botulinum toxin therapy.

Botulinum toxin therapy: FAQs

Botulinum toxin therapy is one of the most popular cosmetic treatments available. To help you decide whether this treatment is right for you and to have the treatment performed safely, the AAD provides the following facts.

Botulinum toxin therapy: Preparation

To protect your health and get the results you seek, you should see a dermatologist. Injecting botulinum toxin may look easy, but to inject it safely requires in-depth medical knowledge of how the body works.

How long will botulinum toxin last?

Many people mistakenly believe that botox is permanent. A board-certified dermatologist explains how long you can expect the results to last.

When will I notice the effects of botulinum toxin?

A board-certified dermatologist explains when patients will see the effects after a botulinum toxin treatment.

Will botulinum toxin freeze my face?

A board-certified dermatologist explains whether botulinum toxin freezes facial features.


Fillers

Fillers: Overview

As we age, our skin loses its youthful fullness. Fillers help to restore lost fullness to the face, lips, and hands.

Fillers: FAQs

Fillers are popular. To help you decide whether this treatment is right for you and to have the treatment performed safely, the AAD provides the following facts.

Fillers: Preparation

To protect your health and find out what results you want, a dermatologist always offers a consultation before injecting a filler. Learn what to ask and what information to gather for your appointment.

Fillers giving patients better, longer-lasting results

While advances are giving patients longer-lasting results, there are also things you can do to improve your results. Find out what dermatologists recommend.

How long do the effects of dermal fillers last?

A board-certified dermatologist explains how long the effects of dermal fillers last.

Which areas can be treated with dermal fillers?

A board-certified dermatologist explains what areas of the face can be treated with dermal fillers.

What should I consider before getting dermal filler?

A board-certified dermatologist explains what you need to consider before getting dermal filler injections.


How to get the best results from treatment

Wrinkle remedies

While cosmetic treatments, such as botox and fillers, can reduce the appearance of wrinkles, lifestyle changes may prevent wrinkles. Here’s what you can do.

Wrinkles and other signs of sun-damaged skin can be treated

Spending time outdoors without protecting your skin from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays can add years to your looks. Fortunately, there are ways to erase some of this damage.

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