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Excellent Botox Benefits To Know About

February 09, 2022

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Botox is a standard procedure for clearing wrinkles on the face. Studies from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons show wrinkles are a significant complaint among patients, and Botox is an innovative solution to solve this problem. Botox gained approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a temporary aesthetic treatment, aside from any therapeutic uses, in 2002. Since then, the procedure has been the best method for clearing out wrinkles and fine lines. Botox has several benefits for the face, including: 

Treat a Drooping Brow

A drooping brow, also known as “Brow Ptosis,” often makes patients look unhappy and tired, even if they are not feeling that way. Many with this condition face unnecessary questions and inquiries about their health state. 

The hang, in some cases, is due to biological reasons; patients should eat more greens and exercise their facial muscles in that case. But there is often a need for intervention, and Botox helps a great deal to clear the drooping brow by relaxing brow muscles. 

Stops Excessive Sweating 

Hyperhidrosis is a medical condition in which people abnormally excessively sweat, regardless of heat or exercise. Those with hyperhidrosis may even find themselves sweating in a cold room or when resting, as it is unpredictable. 

If this excessive sweating is something you care about and want to try getting rid of, Botox can help solve it. Botox can prevent the directions given by the brain from reaching the intended muscle. That way, it acts as a shield to prevent excessive sweating. It is beneficial for excessively localized sweating in the armpits, feet, or hands for people who suffer from this. 

Reduces Migraine Pain

For those who suffer from continuous migraines, one of the ways to get rid of it is Botox. Although Botox does not stop the migraine itself, it does help reduce most symptoms that accompany it. Botox can easily manage symptoms such as sensitivity to light and nausea, making migraines much easier to handle. 

Serves as Treatment for Bell's Palsy 

There are two options to administer Botox for Bell’s Palsy. Administering Botox to the paralyzed side of a patient’s face helps relax facial muscles that tighten up and are painful. It also helps prevent unwanted facial tics. The more cosmetic option is administering Botox to the non-paralyzed face side to help relax movements there. Each method leaves a more balanced look. 

The Benefits of Micro-Needling 

Micro-needling has garnered significant attention for sound reasoning. It is a fantastic way to take care of your skin and remain looking young and fresh. The micro-needling process involves rolling a pen fixed with mini needles all over the body to create tiny wounds. 

The wounds micro-needling creates are tiny and only skin-deep. But the body responds quickly and sends healing agents that, along with healing the wounds, also increase skin strength and improve radiance and health. 

Your skin will glow, and your appearance will experience a notable change with micro-needling. Micro-needling provides numerous advantages, like: 

Reduce the Appearance of Lines and Wrinkles 

With micro-needling, you do not have to worry about looking older than you are. Why look your age if you can look five to ten years younger? Premature aging with fine lines and wrinkles can disappear with micro-needling. 

A session's slight injuries boost collagen and elastin production in the body, healing the wounds and helping get rid of fine lines and wrinkles. Collagen and elastin are compounds of the skin that add structure and strength to the skin, lending it a youthful quality. 

Scar Treatment

Beyond stretch marks, micro-needling can also help get rid of scars. There is micro-needling for stretch marks, which helps eliminate all stretch marks on your body. The collagen and elastin production stimulated during the procedure will also clear scars and stretch marks. 

The production of collagen and elastin is highly effective when addressing skin issues like acne and other scars. It also helps to treat keloids. 

Sun Damage

Micro-needling is highly effective in reducing the appearance of sun damage on the skin, particularly for hyperpigmentation and age spots. For those with a blotchy, brownish complexion from spending too much time in the sun, micro-needling can help clear that up and rejuvenate your look. 

Exceptional, Individualized Customer Care

Our commitment to quality customer service is paramount to your entire aesthetic experience at The Skin Agency. Everything about your initial visit has been carefully curated to provide you with some most advanced skincare treatments in the industry. With locations in Burbank and Glendale, our staff of highly-qualified nurses is experienced in the latest laser technology and injection procedures. You can expect each session to be educational, relaxing, and of the highest caliber because of our dedication to your personalized treatment plan.