Most lines in the face are caused by facial muscles repeatedly scrunching skin up until, as your mother always told you it would, your face effectively sticks. Botox works by relaxing the muscles of your face that are holding your skin into the wrinkled shape that you have grown to know and tire of. Other than treating dynamic wrinkles such as crow’s feet, forehead lines and frown lines, Botox can also be used therapeutically to treat conditions such as TMJ, spasms and dystonia.
Juvederm is one of the newest substances in cosmetic surgery. It is also known as “dermal fillers”. Unlike evasive surgeries, Juvederm is a procedure that can be accomplish the same facial rejuvenation so the patient can leave the doctor’s office immediately and fully resume his or her normal activities by the next day. A wrinkle smoothing injection can address fine lines and help prevent deeper ones, such as frown lines, from progressing.