Today, both men and women want to look their best. The modern world thrives off appearances and self-confidence is highly affected by both how you look and how that makes you feel. But how can you improve your look and allow your self-confidence to rise higher than it already is? The answer may be simpler than you ever imagined: men's Botox.
Men using Botox know that by blocking the nerve signals causing facial muscles to contract and expression lines to form, botulinum toxin type A can dramatically reduce visible signs of aging such as frown lines and forehead lines.
Not only do the injectable treatments temporarily reduce the appearance of forehead wrinkles and facial wrinkles, but they may also slow the production of new, fine lines, giving you a more youthful appearance. And no, it will not prevent you from continuing to show emotion through your facial expressions!
Bella Medspa is an Allergan-certified Diamond provider of Botox, Juvederm, and Latisse. A little confused? Don't worry. This just means that we are among the top 3% of providers for these cosmetic procedures in the United States. Due to our high demand, from both male patients and female patients, our Botox and Juvederm injectors are among the most experienced in the dermatology industry.
Few other medical spas offer the same range of treatments at the same level of excellence that Bella Medspa pride ourselves on. Our experience and expertise are simply a level above many other providers of cosmetic procedures, body sculpting, and more! We have a proven track record after ten years of hard work in dermatology - we've helped to create approximately 54,000 younger-looking faces with our Botox and Juvaderm to date!
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The good news about Botox doesn't stop here. In 2004 the FDA approved Botox for the treatment of excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), a medical condition that not only causes a number of men to have anxiety but also keeps them from the activities they enjoy in their downtime. The effects of Botox for men, therefore, have increased to improving physical health and, in turn, mental health too.
Of the reportedly 313,714 men who received Botox injections in 2008, the number one treatment area was the two vertical lines between the eyebrows. Male patients cited the number one reason for this treatment area as: "these lines make me look angry and confused". When men often want to look friendly and approachable, especially on social media, these lines can be a barrier to positive interactions. Botox removes the issue and leads men to be much happier with their facial appearances.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons has categorized Botox as a non-invasive procedure which is cosmetic surgery, rather than plastic surgery, leading a number of men to prefer the treatment to more invasive procedures.
Men also commonly use Botox cosmetic treatment to smooth out the horizontal creases or furrows in their foreheads. These injection sites can be targeted to gain that more youthful appearance that many older men may want, or to ward off signs of aging in younger men.
Within your forehead, Botox gets to work by relaxing the muscles in your forehead. This procedure smooths wrinkles that many men gain through aging, leading to a more youthful and less weathered look.
There are many different reasons why you may gain forehead wrinkles - it's not just due to aging! Botox could help you out with these fine lines on your forehead whether they're from your genetics, too much exposure to the sun and UV rays, or other lifestyle factors such as insufficient skincare, an unhealthy diet, or toxins like alcohol and nicotine.
As well as using Botox, you could also consider reducing these lifestyle factors to increase the effectiveness of your treatment. This is something that could be discussed with a dermatologist from our medical spa. But no matter the reason, Botox could be the way to go if you're looking to rid yourself of those pesky wrinkles.
Men's Botox has another common use: Crow's Feet. In case you're not aware, Crow's Feet are lines in your skin that come from your eyes. They get deeper and more prominent over time because the muscles beneath them contract every time you make a facial expression. They're one of the most common signs that you're aging, but they can be reduced by Botox.
There are two different types of Crow's Feet, and wrinkles in general. These are 'dynamic' and 'static'. Generally, men worry most about static wrinkles, because these wrinkles don't go away even when your face is still and you're not making a facial expression. Dynamic wrinkles are like dimples - they appear when you smile, frown, or change your face in another way, then go away when your face is at rest. Botox is at its most useful when treating static Crow's Feet, but men experiencing dynamic wrinkles could also reap its benefits.
There is really no reason to suffer with your Crow's Feet any longer when we offer affordable but effective treatments at convenient locations for you!
Cosmetic fillers can add another dimension to your Botox treatments. If you're not familiar with the term, you can rest assured that cosmetic fillers have nothing to do with actual cosmetics or makeup. Instead, fillers (or rather, injectables) are used to fill in skin that is already displaying the signs of aging due to the breakdown of collagen, fat, and hyaluronic acid. Like Botox, these fillers are delivered through injection.
The primary reason why fillers are used is to reduce the appearance of smile lines, or laugh lines. These lines go from the nose to the mouth, and sometimes even extend to the chin. They're not necessarily a sign of aging, since many young people have smile lines. However, they can deepen and become more prominent with age. Some men dislike their facial appearance when smile lines become too obvious, so they can turn to a number of treatments, such as cosmetic fillers.
One potential option for cosmetic fillers is Juvaderm. When used effectively alongside Botox (with advice from a dermatologist), it can reduce the appearance of smile lines and sometimes lasts longer than Botox. Of course, the two procedures can target different areas so they don't conflict with each other. There are a variety of factors that contribute to our skin thinning and forming lines as we age, so why should you settle for just one solution?
The answer, of course, is to consider different options like cosmetic fillers as well as men's Botox. Your personal dermatology journey will be different from everyone else's, as there's not really a 'one size fits all' approach to your skincare and appearance. Your dermatologist can walk you through the benefits that cosmetic fillers could have for you, as well as the benefits of Botox and any potential side effects that you should be aware of.
The costs of Men's Botox highly depend on the amount of Botox that you will be receiving. But what affects the amount of Botox that you receive? Common factors can include:
You can also save $100 on your first Botox treatment with Bella Medspa. You can find out more about pricing and discover Bella Medspa locations near you here!
Now that you're all clued up about men's Botox and cosmetic fillers, consider whether you still want to live with a look that's older than you feel and more weatherbeaten than you truly are. Does this describe you? In that case, you might want to consider one of the FDA-approved injectable dermal fillers to improve your look, boost your self-confidence, and even solve some physical issues such as excessive sweating.
Get in touch with Bella Medspa today to work out where you want to go with men's Botox and fillers - your cosmetic dreams are only a call away!