It is injected into specific muscles of your face and or neck using an ultra fine needle to minimize discomfort.
The neuromodulators (Botox and Dysport) work by stopping
movement of specific muscles known to cause classic forehead, frown and crow’s feet wrinkles
Before each exam we will discuss your concerns
and I will make recommendations on the amounts that you need.
Great Question! It will vary from person to person, however,
typically it will last approximately 90 days.
The fillers that we use do have lidocaine in them to help with discomfort but mild discomfort is expected.
-Allow yourself 3 weeks minimum before a major event (wedding, pictures, job interviews
-Try to avoid aspirin, anti-inflammatory (Aleve, Advil, Motrin, ibuprofen, acetaminophen), fish oil, St. John’s Wort, flax, vitamin e, vitamin d, Garlic for at least 10 days before treatment. DO NOT STOP MEDICALLY NECESSARY BLOOD THINNERS but be aware you will bruise more.
-Let us know if you get cold sores-I would like to pretreat you and potentially Avoid breakouts
- -Ensure you have no active infections and that you have no recent or upcoming dental
appointments in the next 2-3 weeks
No scarring will be visible as the threads are inserted
through a very small puncture and often it closes on itself in a very short time. You should expect mild to moderate bruising with minimal swelling
A mint thread lift gives your facial tissues a gentle lift with a small thread made from polydioxanone. This is a naturally occurring substance in the body. AS your body breaks down
these threads, it replaces it with collagen.
No, insurance is not accepted at this practice but you can
apply and use Care Credit for your treatments which does allowed for no interest
payments through the company Care Credit.
Join the rewards programs “Aspire” and “Alle”. These are the two rewards apps offered by makers of Botox and Dysport! The more treatments you get, the more rewards you will accrue! There is also a Facebook Group you can join, “Botox in Sherman @ Mane Mixx”. Occasional specials will be posted there as well