How Long Does Botox Last?

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Botox is the brand name for botulinum toxin A. This is a neurotoxin derived from Clostridium botulinum. There are currently four different types of botulinum toxin on the market that are FDA-approved for cosmetic facial wrinkles. These include Botox Cosmetic, Xeomin, Dysport, and now Jeuveau. How Does Botox Work? The botulinum toxin works by blocking a…

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Top 5 Reasons To Choose Botox

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  If you are starting to notice the development of fine lines when you look in the mirror, it may be time for a cosmetic update. Not only can wrinkles make you appear older than you are, but they can also affect your self-confidence. Marielaina Perrone DDS understands your esthetic concerns about these wrinkles. We…

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Botox For Men

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Male grooming and self-care have become more and more popular over time. Cosmetic skincare tends to be a female-oriented industry. However, many men are becoming interested in the use of Botox as an anti-aging regimen.  What Is Botox? Botox contains Botulinum toxin-A, which is a neurotoxin. The FDA approved Botox to reduce wrinkles on the…

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What Is Anti Aging Dentistry?

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Many older patients are thrilled to discover that the aging effects on their smile can be corrected by their dentist. Your smile can be restored and enhanced with several anti-aging cosmetic dentistry options. From a brighter, whiter smile to the addition of Botox injections, anti-aging dentistry can make you appear years younger quickly.  Below are…

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Cosmetic Dentistry For A Holiday Smile

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  It’s that holiday time again when we get to spend quality social time with family and friends. There will be lots of family photos and selfie shots to celebrate the holiday gatherings. In anticipation of these get-togethers, many patients will ask us what they can do to improve their smiles. They typically want something…

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Is A Smile Makeover In Your Future?

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  A famous person once said, “A smile is worth a thousand words,” which is so true in the age of social media. The appearance of your smile plays a vital role in our everyday lives without even realizing it. A smile can show emotion, can show that you care about your appearance, it can…

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Botox Injections In The Dental Office

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Botox (also called botulinum toxin injections) is an FDA approved liquid neurotoxin injected directly into the muscle to treat frown lines, smile and squint lines, crow’s feet, nasal crunch lines, and horizontal forehead wrinkles. By relaxing the muscles of the face, these lines become less obvious. We are creating a more youthful, vibrant appearance. Botox…

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Top Reasons To Choose Botox

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Botox cosmetic has become a very popular cosmetic treatment all over the world. Botox injections are the use of a neurotoxin to temporarily prevent a particular muscle from moving. This gives dentists and doctors the ability to remove fine wrinkles and softening of the muscles. Botox can also be used to treat migraines, TMJ disorder,…

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What Is Botox Cosmetic?

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What Is Botox Cosmetic? Botox cosmetic is a neurotoxin derived from the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. If this toxin sounds familiar you may have heard that it can also cause a serious type of food poisoning called botulism. In medicine with controlled dosing, botox acts by weakening or paralyzing s specific muscle or muscles. They can…

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Botox For TMJ

Botox cosmetic has been used by plastic surgeons for years for cosmetic reasons. Dentists more recently have been using Botox for similar reasons but also as additional therapies. These therapies can now include therapy for Temperomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJ). Botox can be used to treat tension in the jaws, headaches from bruxism (teeth grinding), and…

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