By targeting specific muscles around the mouth with Botox injections, gummy smiles, lip lines and creases, puckered chins and “upside-down smiles” can all disappear.
Botox injections are performed without anesthesia because they are virtually painless. Only a very small sting is felt when the injections are made. Botox treatments will normally last a period of three to five months before the muscles will return to their previous function. However, breaking the cycle of habitual muscle function can retrain those muscles to function differently over time in some patients. For many individuals, regular treatment with Botox will offer a renewed sense of self-esteem and confidence.
In addition to the esthetic benefits of Botox, it’s also commonly utilized to treat many dental and medical conditions including:
To see if Botox is the right choice for you, schedule a complimentary consultation with Dr. Cohen. Together, you can both make the best decision for you and your long-term health and beauty goals.