Botox® injections in Tijuana
Botox ® and its Uses
Botox ® is a muscle relaxer used to treat all sorts of conditions in your body besides signs of aging; such as grinding teeth, excessive perspiration, urinary incontinence, and migraines. It has been used for many more conditions for years and has been gaining popularity since making its debut in the world of cosmetic medicine in 2002.
VIDA Wellness and Beauty is lucky to have a team of experts: Dr. Juan Carlos Fuentes, Dr. Carlos Castañeda, and Dr. Alejandro Quiroz; our board-certified plastic surgeons who have extensive experience in Botox ® application.
Dr. Juan Carlos Fuentes is one of the top experts in his field, always delivering natural and practically imperceptible results with Botox ®.
Best known as the first effective non-invasive treatment to combat the signs of aging, Botox ® or Botulinum Toxin, is a substance that dramatically disappears signs of aging as well as prevents the appearance of new and deeper wrinkles. Apart from being used to remove frown and forehead expression lines and wrinkles, Botox® is widely popular in the medical field for different reasons.
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What to expect during my Botox application?
You don’t need any special preparations for your appointment. The only simple requirements are: do not apply makeup, show up with a clean face, and let your Dermatologist or Plastic Surgeon know all of your doubts and concerns as well as the results you are looking for. Your doctor will go over your medical history and aesthetic desires and will recommend how to proceed; ie. the number of Botox ® units that should be applied and where. Botox ® applications usually last 15 to 20 minutes, so a regular appointment lasts 30 minutes to include time for an assessment.
When would I see results?
You’ll be able to see the final results 48 to 72 hours after the application. Minor redness and minimal bruising can appear in the treated area. These disappear 24 to 48 hours after application.
Avoid lying down on your face the first 4 hours after the application to avoid “displacing” your Botox ® to other muscles. It’s normal to experience some minor numbness in the treated area. This is temporary and subsides within a day of the application.
Cost of Botox in Tijuana
At VIDA Wellness and Beauty, the cost per unit is $8 dollars. During the consultation, your surgeon will determine how many Botox ® units you’ll need in order to achieve your desired look. Most people require 20 to 30 units, but these numbers vary according to the patient’s needs.
Schedule your appointment today!
Would you like to learn more about Botox ® and its benefits? Call us now at (619) 738-2144 to schedule a complimentary appointment with Dr. Fuentes, who has more than 20 years of plastic and cosmetic surgery experience and is a national speaker for Allergan, the company that manufactures Botox ®.