A quick, comfortable, no-downtime procedure is all that’s standing between you and a more youthful-looking appearance. At Allied Medical Aesthetics in Westminster, Colorado, your team of Master Certified Cosmetic Injectors offer Botox® to eliminate those fine lines and wrinkles that form muscle movement where you’re most expressive. To get a smoother, younger-looking appearance with Botox, call our office or make your quick & easy appointment online.
Botox Cosmetic is the perfect solution to treat and prevent fine lines, wrinkles, and deep facial furrows. They work well on crow’s feet, horizontal forehead lines, and the frown lines between the eyebrows. Most procedures take only 15 - 30 minutes, allowing you to return to your daily activities with those closest to you being none the wiser! Our staff is highly trained to offer you quality service and results while keeping your health and safety the top priority.
Botox Cosmetic has numerous off-label uses some including treatment for neckbands, chin dimples, hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), and jawline slimming. Botox has been clinically trialed and studied more than Ibuprofen and proven to be safe and effective.
More questions? Visit the Botox FAQ page.
Botox is a pharmaceutical medication that is injected into the muscle to reduce wrinkles caused by muscle movement by inhibiting particular muscles from contracting to their full potential. Treatment dosing is strategically chosen based on your muscle mass and strength in the area of concern. When BOTOX® Cosmetic is administered correctly, you’ll still look like yourself—only with less noticeable fine lines/wrinkles & a more refreshed appearance.
WHAT IS THE PROCESS LIKE?
Everyone is unique, so your Master Certified Injectors at Allied Medical Aesthetics will first perform a facial assessment & based on your goals and desired outcomes, they will determine your optimal treatment plan. Botox is considered a lunchtime procedure with minimal down so you can return to work or resume your daily routine after treatment. Some people say that the treatment itself feel like a pinch. Your specialist may use ice to enhance comfort. You may begin to notice results within as little as 24 to 48 hours, with results lasting up to 3 - 4 months.
WHAT AREAS ARE COMMONLY TREATED WITH BOTOX?
FOREHEAD LINES (HORIZONTAL LINES)
10-20 units Botox can help prevent or treat the wrinkles and lines of your forehead, keeping your face and skin looking young and vibrant. To achieve a balanced and natural result, we often need treat the scowl lines with the forehead.
SCOWL/FURROW LINE (BETWEEN THE BROWS)
10 - 20 units Scowl lines are the wrinkles between your eyebrows, typically called “11’s”, usually visible when furrowing the eyebrows. A quick treatment of Botox can help keep these wrinkles at bay, creating a smoother and more refreshed look.
12-24 Unties. Crows feet are the lines etched out on the outer corners of the eyes. A few units of Botox will help smooth out those fine lines to keep your eyes looking youthful.
4-8 Units. Bunny lines are a nickname for the wrinkles you get when scrunching your nose. A quick treatment will fade those lines, leaving behind smooth and beautiful skin.
4-12 Units. A quick solution to tired eyes. Using Botox can help lift the eyebrows, making you
look more youthful and awake. Let us accentuate those gorgeous eyes you have!
LIP LINES / LIP FLIP
2-6 Units. Get rid of those fine lines surrounding your smile with a quick treatment of Botox. We also offer a Lip Flip. This is done by injecting Botox into the lip line to give lips a fuller, plumper look.
Dimpled Chin / Turned Down Mouth 4-8 units DIMPLED CHIN
The dimpled or “Orange Peel” look on the chin can be treated with Botox and
will smooth the skin of the chin for a youthful and relaxed look.
Platysmal Bands (Vertical Neck Cords)
10-30 units often noticeable when tensing the jaw, platysma muscles are those vertical cords that run down your neck. These can be soften & relaxed with a treatment of Botox. This treatment is also known as the “Nefertiti Neck Lift,” because of its ability to smooth the neck.
Frown (Turned Down Corners of Mouth)
Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating)
20-50 units Botox has been FDA-approved to help with excessive perspiration in areas such as the palms, soles of the feet, and under arms.
Jaw Masseter Muscle (Facial Slimming/TMJ)
30-50 units Botox has been FDA-approved to help with excessive perspiration in areas such as the palms, soles of the feet, and under arms.
Micro-tox Treatments (improves skin integrity in areas where laxity is a concern)
HOW MUCH DOES BOTOX COST?
Botox costs $12/unit before any discounts or loyalty coupons. While there is a wide variety of treatments options, Botox treatments usually consist between 30 - 60 units. This cost not only reflects the price of the product, but also the skill, knowledge and expertise of our master certified injectors. Please inquire about our Monthly Membership options and our Beauty & Wellness Express as they are both excellent ways to save on your next Botox treatment.
WHEN WILL I SEE RESULTS?
Noticeable changes can be seen in as early as 24-48 hours - Botox takes Full effect roughly 2 - 3 weeks post treatment.
HOW LONG DO RESULTS LAST?
Results from Botox are not permanent as your body naturally metabolizes it. Aesthetics effects & results usually last about 3-4 months
HOW MANY TREATMENTS WILL I NEED?
Botox will only require a single treatment to show results. With results last about 3-4 months, treatments can continue upon this timeline for as long as the patient desires.
WILL I NEED TIME TO RECOVER?
With potential bruising & wait time for your Botox to take full effect, plan 2 weeks ahead of any events/vacations.