Introducing Deja Vu Skin & Health Center, a prestigious Medical Spa that has achieved national recognition as an Allergan® Diamond Status Partner. Renowned for their exceptional expertise in Allergan® injectables, Deja Vu Skin & Health Center stands among the top accounts in the United States. With a commitment to excellence and a passion for delivering remarkable results, their team of highly skilled professionals offers a comprehensive range of cosmetic treatments using Allergan® injectables. Experience the artistry of rejuvenation and rediscover your youthful radiance at Deja Vu Skin & Health Center, where exceptional care meets the highest standards of aesthetic excellence.
what is BOTOX®?
Allergan® BOTOX® is a renowned brand of a cosmetic and therapeutic product that has gained widespread recognition for its ability to reduce wrinkles and treat various medical conditions. BOTOX® is derived from the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and is classified as a neurotoxin. It is administered through injections and is primarily used for cosmetic purposes to diminish the appearance of facial wrinkles, particularly frown lines, crow's feet, and forehead lines. Additionally, BOTOX® has therapeutic applications and is used to treat various medical conditions, including chronic migraines, excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), muscle spasms, overactive bladder, and even certain eye disorders like strabismus.
The mechanism of action of BOTOX® involves its ability to temporarily block nerve signals in the targeted muscles, leading to a relaxation of the muscle and a reduction in the appearance of wrinkles. The active ingredient in BOTOX®, botulinum toxin type A, inhibits the release of a neurotransmitter called acetylcholine, which is responsible for muscle contraction. By interfering with acetylcholine release, BOTOX® prevents the contraction of the muscles that cause wrinkles and creases in the skin. This results in a smoother, more youthful appearance. The effects of BOTOX® are temporary, typically lasting for three to six months, after which further injections may be required to maintain the desired results. It is crucial to have BOTOX® administered by a trained healthcare professional to ensure its safe and effective use.
BOTOX® is the number one cosmetic treatment in the United States.
what is botox® used for?
Face: Forehead lines, frown lines (between the eyebrows), crow's feet (around the eyes), bunny lines (nose wrinkles), lip lines, chin dimples, and teeth clenching/grinding.
Neck: Horizontal lines and bands (known as platysmal bands) on the neck.
Armpits: Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) in the underarm area.
Hands: Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) in the palms.
Feet: Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) in the soles.
Scalp: Excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) on the scalp.
It's important to note that the specific use of BOTOX® in these areas may require consultation with a qualified healthcare professional to assess individual suitability and determine appropriate treatment plans.
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what is filler?
Allergan® Juvederm® Fillers are a collection of FDA-approved dermal fillers widely recognized for their ability to enhance facial features, restore volume, and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Juvederm® fillers are made of hyaluronic acid (HA), a natural substance found in the body that helps maintain skin hydration and elasticity. The HA used in Juvederm® is synthesized through a proprietary process, resulting in a smooth gel-like consistency suitable for injection. These fillers come in various formulations, each designed to address specific concerns and areas of the face, such as nasolabial folds (smile lines), marionette lines, cheeks, lips, and under-eye hollows.
The mechanism of action of Juvederm® fillers involves injecting the gel directly into the targeted areas of the face to restore volume, enhance contours, and diminish the appearance of wrinkles. The hyaluronic acid molecules attract and bind water, thereby hydrating and plumping the skin from within. This effect fills in lines and wrinkles, resulting in a smoother, more youthful appearance. The results of Juvederm® fillers are immediate and can last for several months, depending on the specific formulation used and individual factors. Over time, the hyaluronic acid is gradually absorbed by the body, and subsequent treatments may be necessary to maintain the desired results. Juvederm® fillers are typically administered by healthcare professionals with expertise in aesthetic medicine to ensure safe and optimal outcomes.
how long does botox® last?
The duration of BOTOX® results can vary from person to person, but typically it lasts between three to six months. After the initial treatment, the effects gradually wear off as the muscle activity returns. To maintain the desired results, follow-up injections are usually required. It's important to note that individual factors, such as metabolism, treatment area, and dosage, can influence the longevity of BOTOX® effects.
what is filler used for?
Juvederm® Voluma: This filler is specifically designed to restore volume and enhance the contours of the cheeks and mid-face area. It provides a lifting effect, helping to address age-related volume loss and create a more youthful appearance in the cheeks.
Juvederm® Volux: Volux is a specialized dermal filler designed to contour and define the jawline, providing a more sculpted and youthful appearance.
Juvederm® Volbella: Volbella is primarily used for lip augmentation and smoothing vertical lip lines. It can add subtle volume to the lips, enhance lip shape, and improve overall lip contour while reducing the appearance of fine lines around the mouth.
Juvederm® Vollure: Vollure is suitable for correcting moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as nasolabial folds (smile lines) and marionette lines. It helps to soften and diminish these lines, providing natural-looking results that can last for up to 18 months.
Juvederm® Ultra and Ultra Plus: These fillers are versatile and can be used to treat multiple areas of the face. They are commonly employed for moderate to severe facial wrinkles, lip augmentation, and contouring. Juvederm® Ultra Plus has a thicker consistency, making it suitable for deeper lines and volumizing areas that require more support.
Juvederm® Volite: Volite is designed to improve skin quality and hydration. It can be used to treat fine lines, improve skin texture, and enhance overall skin smoothness, providing a refreshed and rejuvenated appearance.
Radiesse®: Radiesse® Filler is commonly used to restore volume, smooth out wrinkles, and stimulate collagen production in the hands, resulting in a rejuvenated and more youthful appearance.
It's important to note that the specific choice of filler and its application will depend on individual needs, facial anatomy, and the recommendations of a qualified healthcare professional. They will be able to assess your concerns and provide personalized advice to achieve the desired results.
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how long does filler last?
The duration of results with Juvederm® Fillers can vary depending on the specific product used, the area treated, and individual factors. On average, the effects of Juvederm® Fillers can last anywhere from six months to two years. Some formulations, like Juvederm® Voluma, may provide longer-lasting results in the cheek area, often up to two years. Other variations, such as Juvederm® Ultra and Ultra Plus, typically offer results that last around six to nine months. It's important to note that individual metabolism, lifestyle factors, and the amount of product used can influence the longevity of Juvederm® Fillers.
what is difference between botox® & fillers?
Allergan® BOTOX® and Allergan® Juvederm® Fillers are both popular aesthetic products manufactured by Allergan, but they serve different purposes and work in distinct ways. BOTOX® is primarily used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles by temporarily relaxing the muscles responsible for creating them. It contains botulinum toxin type A, which inhibits the release of acetylcholine, a neurotransmitter that triggers muscle contractions. By blocking these contractions, BOTOX® smoothens facial lines, such as frown lines, crow's feet, and forehead wrinkles. It can also be employed therapeutically to treat medical conditions like chronic migraines, excessive sweating, and teeth grinding.
On the other hand, Allergan® Juvederm® Fillers are a range of injectable dermal fillers designed to add volume, enhance contours, and rejuvenate the face. Juvederm® fillers contain hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the body that provides hydration and plumpness to the skin. They work by replenishing lost volume, filling in wrinkles, and restoring youthful facial features. Juvederm® fillers are commonly used to treat nasolabial folds (smile lines), marionette lines, lip augmentation, and cheek enhancement. The different formulations of Juvederm® allow for varying levels of viscosity and duration, catering to specific areas and desired results.
While both BOTOX® and Juvederm® fillers are aesthetic treatments offered by Allergan, their mechanisms of action and target areas differ significantly. BOTOX® focuses on relaxing muscles to minimize the appearance of wrinkles, while Juvederm® fillers aim to restore volume and contour the face. It is essential to consult with a qualified healthcare professional to determine the most suitable treatment based on individual goals and requirements.
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