Episode 70 - Botox

Botox Why or Why Not

Botox

  • Jenna’s story: started at 35 y/o.
    • 75u in her forehead
    • eyebrow ptosis
  • What is Botox – neurotoxin. FDA indicated for crow’s feet & glabella
  • Botox questions:
    • Everybody does it, who should you trust?
      • Experienced injector
      • Someone who get’s good results
      • Knows what & where they are injecting
    • What should you expect – onset (24-48h; 10-14d max), duration (4 mos), complications
      • Ptosis
      • Redness
      • Bruising, bleeding, pain @ injection site

 

  • Myths
    • It is for your lips
    • just for women? 10% are actually men
    • You’ll become addicted
    • It will be obvious that I had it done
    • Takes a long time
    • I’ll look like the Joker