BOTOX® Cosmetic has been in use for over two decades in over 75 countries around the world for a variety of medical and therapeutic treatments. BOTOX® Cosmetic is one of today’s most effective, non-surgical injectables used to smooth wrinkles, expression lines and folds on the face. BOTOX® Cosmetic works by relaxing the muscles that cause vertical lines between the eyes, crow’s feet, upper lip smoker’s lines, nose furrows and deep lines in the neck. Dr. Cole is known as the BOTOX® Cosmetic Expert by his peers and even teaches other doctors his injection techniques.
“BOTOX® Cosmetic can erase wrinkles and take years off one’s face.”
Dr. Chip Cole
BENEFITS OF BOTOX® Cosmetic COSMETIC:
- BOTOX® Cosmetic is today’s injectable of choice by more than 11 million men and women
- BOTOX® Cosmetic is a non-surgical procedure
- BOTOX® Cosmetic is an effective and subtle age-erasing treatment
- BOTOX® Cosmetic is superb for removing deep facial furrows, creases and expression lines
- BOTOX® Cosmetic smoothes out a tense, tired and angry appearance
- BOTOX® Cosmetic results are visible in 3-5 days & last for several months
BOTOX® Cosmetic Procedure Overview:
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a simple injection, containing a small amount of botulinum toxin type A, which blocks the nerve signal to the targeted muscles used to make facial expressions, preventing the formation of facial lines and wrinkles. The treatment is done in our office and takes only a few minutes. Patient may experience minimal bruising and swelling, which usually resolves in a few days.
BOTOX® FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
What is Botulinum Toxin Type A?
Botulinum Toxin Type A, commonly known as "BOTOX", is a neuromuscular inhibitor that prevents muscle contractions after being injected into the muscle.
Can Anyone Have BOTOX® Cosmetic Injections?
A good candidate is any man or woman, in good health, who is unhappy with their facial wrinkles, creases and furrows and who desires correction. Having realistic expectations is necessary.
Is Anesthesia Needed for a BOTOX® Cosmetic Injection Treatment?
No. Dr. Cole is an expert injector and our patients do not require anesthesia for the procedure.
Are BOTOX® Cosmetic Injections Painful?
No. Our patients say it feels like a small pinch with a temporary burning sensation.
How Long Does A BOTOX® Cosmetic Injection Treatment Take?
Dr. Cole performs treatments in about 10 minutes.
Is There Any Downtime With BOTOX® Cosmetic Injections?
Most patients are able to resume normal activities after a treatment. Dr. Cole does suggest that patients refrain from heavy exercise and massaging or applying pressure to the injectable site for 24 hours after treatment.
Will Insurance Pay For My BOTOX® Cosmetic Injections?
Insurance does not usually cover cosmetic procedures. If your BOTOX® Cosmetic injections are given for medical reasons, your insurance may cover the charges. Check with your insurance provider to determine what will be covered under your plan.
Dr. Cole is a quadruple board certified surgeon which means he has met the rigorous high standards and training requirements of four medical boards. This involved several years more of specialized training and experience in all four areas – in addition to medical school, internships, residencies, fellowship training and vast experience. Board certification does not guarantee a certain outcome, but it does ensure specialized training skill and expertise far beyond the norm.
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