When you hear the word Botulinum Toxin, do you think of wrinkles, crow’s feet, or even frown lines? If so, then you are not alone. Dr. Kirol is now offering Botulinum Toxin for cosmetic and medical needs. 7-8% of dentists are starting to administer Botulinum Toxin .
Botulinum Toxin is a safe nonsurgical, cosmetic injectable. It is now one of the most popular cosmetic procedures requested in the United States. Botulinum Toxin reduces the appearance of wrinkles by relaxing underlying facial muscles that may be making you look older than you are or simply more tired. Botulinum Toxin can help with High Lip Lines, Adjusting to Dentures, and Lip and Face Ageing Lines. Full results from Botulinum Toxin may be seen in as little as 3-4 days and last up to 4-6 months.
Botulinum Toxin also can be used to treat/prevent migraines. Botulinum Toxin injections were developed to block neurotransmitters that tell your muscles to contract by blocking these signals between your body and your brain.
The TMJ and its associated muscles allow the jaw to open and close, mainly used for chewing and speaking. TMD (Temporomandibular Disorder) affects more than 25% of the population. TMD happens when the muscles being to become tense with stress. If you’ve found that you’re grinding your teeth while sleeping or throughout the day then Botulinum Toxin has been proven effective in treating pain and reducing symptoms associated with the TMD.
Dr. Kirol along with Botulinum Toxin is also offering Dermal Fillers. The most common uses for dermal fillers include: Smile lines – nasolabial folds, Downturned oral commissures – corners of the mouth, marionette lines, and Lip enhancements. We lose 1% of dermal collagen per year, especially over age 50. Fillers can last 6-10 months, Lip augmentation using fillers can last up to 12 months or more with multiple treatments.
What to expect at your first appointment:
For your first appointment, Dr. Kirol would like to see you for a consultation. At this visit, he will discuss with you what your top main concerns are and goals. Together a treatment plan will be discussed.