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Botox Services

Joseph Coupal - Monday, May 28, 2018

There is a lot of interest and a lot of questions surrounding Botox treatment.

What is BOTOX® Cosmetic?

BOTOX® has been used therapeutically for more than 17 years to treat a variety of medical conditions. It is approved in more than 75 countries and remains the most-studied botulinum toxin and one of the most widely researched medicines in the world. In 2002, the same formulation – under the label BOTOX® Cosmetic – was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of moderate to severe frown lines between the brows in people ages 18 to 65.

What causes frown lines between the brows?

The lines that appear between your eyebrows actually result from muscle movement with the passage of time. When powerful muscles between the brows contract, they draw the brows together, causing the skin to fold or furrow. As skin becomes less elastic with age, those folds or furrows result in stubborn lines.

How does BOTOX® Cosmetic work?

During treatment, very low doses of BOTOX® Cosmetic are administered via a few tiny injections directly into the muscles responsible for frown lines between the brows. By blocking the release of a chemical that causes these muscles to contract, BOTOX® Cosmetic enables them to relax. The effects are very localized and, when administered by an experienced physician or nurse, do not affect your ability to smile, laugh, or otherwise show expression. BOTOX® Cosmetic is the only product of its kind that has been approved for use in this area.

What are the common side effects?

The most common side effects following injection include temporary eyelid droop and nausea. Localized pain, infection, inflammation, tenderness, swelling, redness, and/or bleeding/bruising may be associated with the injection. If you experience discomfort from any of these symptoms, please call our office.

What is the treatment like?

BOTOX® Cosmetic is a quick and minimally invasive procedure consisting of a few tiny injections. Your doctor or nurse will determine exactly where to administer these injections to achieve the best results for you. No anesthesia is required, though you may choose to numb the area with a cold pack or anesthetic cream prior to injecting. The entire procedure takes approximately 10 minutes, and there is no downtime afterward. Discomfort is minimal and brief.

Will I still be able to make facial expressions?

Although you may see a marked improvement, a treatment with BOTOX® Cosmetic does not make you look like you’ve “had work done.” The muscle activity that causes frown lines is simply reduced, so you can still frown or look surprised without the wrinkles and creases between your brows.

How soon will I see a difference?

You can expect to see results within days after your treatment, and the appearance of the area between your brows may continue to improve for up to a week. Your own results may vary – be sure to talk to your doctor or nurse about what you can expect.

Call today and schedule a consultation to find out if BOTOX® Cosmetic is right for you.


Botox Parties

Dream Spa Medical invites you to throw a Botox Party!

Enjoy a few hours with your girlfriends in a high end spa atmosphere while cheating age and learning all about this cosmetic phenomenon known as Botox.

Party Plan

You and your friends will have the spa all to yourselves with an advanced nurse injector. The nurse will educate your private party about Botox and give recommendations for everyone. You will have a chance to ask questions in a relaxed and informal atmosphere while obtaining advice from a top professional. Based on the nurse's recommendations and your goals, she will administer Botox and fillers to everyone at the party and send you and your guests home with complimentary gift bags to care for your skin at home.

Our advanced nurse injectors have been trained by one of the top injectors of Botox in the country, Harvard Trained, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Joseph A. Russo.

Party Pricing

The hostess.....complimentary Botox in one site if a minimum of 5 people attend the party.

Guests.....$12 per unit of Botox (regular price $15 per unit).

To Schedule your party fill out the form or contact Diana at:

Dream Spa Medical
2184 Washington St. Suite 4
Canton, MA 02021
(339) 502-8070
www.DreamSpaMedical.com

Request Botox Party Today!

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Ocumend Healing Pads to Prevent Bruising

Dream Spa Medical is happy to announce that we now offer a very effective solution that has been clinically proven to prevent bruising. The biggest concern patients have with injection treatments such as Botox or filler is that someone might notice they have had something done. Ocumend medical grade arnica hydrogel pads work immediately and minimize bruising, or in most cases, prevent bruising completely. Ocumend pads are always available with your treatment. Ask us about this innovative technology.

  • Botox for Hyperhidrosis Services - Canton, Brookline, Boston, MA

    Stop Sweating and Start Living: Effective Treatment for Hyperhidrosis

    Sweating helps the body stay cool. In most cases, it is perfectly natural. People sweat more in warm temperatures, when they exercise, or in response to situations that make them nervous, angry, embarrassed, or afraid.

    However, excessive sweating, also known as Hyperhidrosis, occurs without any type of triggers and is impossible to control. It can also lead to significant discomfort, both physical and emotional. The cause of hyperhidrosis isn't fully known but it seems to be hereditary.

    The good news is that Dream Spa Medical treats hyperhidrosis in the hands, feet and underarms. We have been very successful in treating this condition with Botox. Although individual results may vary, in a clinical study, the duration of response in patients receiving BOTOX® treatment was 201 days, or 6.7 months.1

    Call us today and schedule a free consultation to find out if Botox Treatment can help with your hyperhidrosis condition.

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  • Fillers - Canton, Brookline, Boston, MA

    What is filler?

    Fillers is the term used for a number of injectable solutions designed to smooth out fine lines and wrinkles and restore volume loss to areas such as the temple, under eye, lip, and cheek areas. The result is a more youthful and refreshed look. Filler can also be used to correct the nose, referred to as a liquid nose job.

    Dream Spa Medical offers a number of different options to fit all of our clients' needs. Depending on the product that is best suited for your needs, fillers can last up to 2 years, although the average is 6-9 months. Results can be seen immediately, although there are fillers that work over time for a more subtle transition. See our before and after images below for different examples of what can be done with filler. For specific fillers and descriptions, scroll down below.

    Click to view Before/After images

    Radiesse®

    Radiesse® is a more robust dermal filler for added support and structure to restore facial volume and correct moderate to severe folds and wrinkles for a more youthful appearance. This filler can last up to one year or more, and has the unique ability to stimulate the growth of new collagen. Treatment results are immediate with little to no down time.

    Radiesse is a safe, FDA-approved dermal filler that restores a natural, long lasting, youthful look. This convenient treatment can restore facial volume volume as well as correct smile lines, Nasolabial Folds and wrinkles around the nose and mouth. Radiesse is made of unique calcium-based microspheres suspended in a natural gel that is injected into the skin through a simple, safe and minimally invasive procedure.

    • How does Radiesse work?

      Radiesse works with your body, below the skin's surface. Tiny calcium-based microspheres form a "scaffold" to support and stimulate the growth of your own collagen. Over time, the calcium-based microspheres gradually break down and are safely and naturally absorbed by your body. Radiesse does more than just temporarily fill-in facial folds and wrinkles – it can restore facial volume for the youthful look you want.

    • How soon can I expect results? How long will the results last?

      The results are immediate. Radiesse may last a year or more in many patients. Since results may vary, be sure to discuss your expectations with your doctor or nurse.

    • Is Radiesse safe?

      Yes. Hundreds of thousands of patients have experienced Radiesse and more than 4,000 physicians worldwide have been trained to provide Radiesse treatments. Through years of clinical studies and independent research, Radiesse has proven to be safe and effective. With Radiesse, you can count on FDA-approved, safe, clinically tested reliability.

    • How is a Radiesse treatment performed?

      Radiesse is injected into the skin through a simple, safe, convenient procedure. Typically administered by a doctor's office, with the use of a local anesthetic, Radiesse treatments have little to no downtime, with most patients returning to normal activities soon after treatment.

    • How many treatments will I need?

      Many patients will achieve their desired result after just one visit. Because Radiesse is a long term cosmetic enhancement, and to ensure your satisfaction, your physician or nurse might schedule a follow-up visit, where a touch-up treatment may be recommended.

    • Are there any side effects?

      Normal, injection-related reactions, such as mild irritation, swelling, itching, bruising, or tenderness at the injection site may occur. These conditions typically resolve on their own.

    • Is Radiesse permanent?

      No. Treatment results are long-lasting, but not permanent. The calcium-based microspheres gradually break down and are safely and naturally absorbed by your body.

    Juvéderm™

    • What is Juvéderm™?

      JUVÉDERM® is the smooth gel filler that your doctor uses to instantly smooth away wrinkles around your mouth and nose. With just one treatment, you'll get smooth and natural-looking results that last up to a year.

      As you age, your skin changes. For example, it reduces production of a naturally hydrating substance called hyaluronic acid (HA). Over time, the loss of HA in your skin results in facial wrinkles and folds, like those "parentheses" lines around your mouth. Juvéderm™ injectable gel replaces the HA your skin has lost, bringing back its volume and smoothing away facial wrinkles and folds.

    • What can I expect during and after a Juvéderm™ injectable gel treatment?

      Wrinkle correction with Juvéderm™ is a quick, in-office procedure with immediate results and no downtime. Common side effects with Juvéderm™ injectable gel usually are mild or moderate. Patients who are using substances that can prolong bleeding, such as aspirin or ibuprofen, as with any injection, may experience increased bruising or bleeding at injection site. You should inform your physician before treatment if you are using these types of substances.

      Everyone's skin ages differently and JUVÉDERM® may be used to rejuvenate multiple problem areas. From smile lines to vertical lip lines, you can smooth away unwanted wrinkles and restore natural contours. Experience the smooth, natural look and feel that lasts.

    Belotero Balance

    • What is Belotero Balance?

      Belotero Balance is an FDA approved dermal filler made of a soft, cohesive gel used to fill fine lines and wrinkles, lipa and dark circles under the eyes. Belotero works instantly, plumping your skin and filling those unwanted folds and wrinkles. The results are instant and long lasting!

    • How does Belotero work?

      Belotero Balance Dermal Filler has a unique manufacturing process that offers a soft, cohesive gel which is able to fill in your wrinkles for results that are even, smooth and immediate.

      A dermal filler as unique as you are. Specially designed to integrate into your skin and mold to your distinct facial contours. By adapting to the individuality of your skin, it softens lines and wrinkles around the nose and mouth for smooth and natural results that are uniquely you.¹

    • How soon can I expect results? How long will the results last?

      Not only are the results with Belotero Balance Dermal Filler instant, they are proven to last. In a clinical study, many patients saw results that lasted about six months or more.

    • Are there any side effects?

      Normal, injection-related reactions, such as mild irritation, swelling, itching, bruising, or tenderness at the injection site may occur. These conditions typically resolve on their own.

      ¹ Flynn, T. et al. 2011. Comparative Histology of Intradermal Implantation of Mono and Biphasic Hyaluronic Acid Fillers, Dermatol Surg, 37 (5), 637-643.

    Sculptra

    Welcome to the new age of anti-age. Introducing FDA-approved SculptraAesthetic (injectable poly-L-lactic acid) – the first facial injectable that works gradually to give you subtle yet noticeable results that can last up to 2 years (individual results vary).

    SculptraAesthetic is different in the way it works. By targeting the underlying causes of the signs of facial aging, it gradually and subtly corrects shallow to deep nasolabial folds (smile lines), contour deficiencies, and other facial wrinkles by replacing collagen lost during the aging process. This can give you a refined, more youthful-looking appearance that can last up to 2 years. On average, 3 treatment sessions over a few months are required.

    We are pleased to offer this new facial anti-aging option in our office. Please call us now to learn more and discuss if SculptraAesthetic is right for you.


    Ocumend Healing Pads to Prevent Bruising

    Dream Spa Medical is happy to announce that we now offer a very effective solution that has been clinically proven to prevent bruising. The biggest concern patients have with injection treatments such as Botox or filler is that someone might notice they have had something done. Ocumend medical grade arnica hydrogel pads work immediately and minimize bruising, or in most cases, prevent bruising completely. Ocumend pads are always available with your treatment. Ask us about this innovative technology.

  • What is Kybella?

    KYBELLA® is a prescription medicine used in adults to improve the appearance and profile of moderate to severe fat below the chin (submental fat), also called “double chin.” When injected into the fat beneath your chin, KYBELLA® causes the destruction of fat cells. Once destroyed, those cells cannot store or accumulate fat.

    Kybella is the only non-surgical option that is FDA approved to treat submental fat, also called “double chin.”

    How Many Treatments will I need?

    When you come in for your complimentary consultation with one of our advanced nurse injectors, they will go over the treatment with you and let you know how many treatments you will need based on your aesthetic goals.

  • Botox® Dream Bank is an ongoing payment option and can be repurchased. Units must be used within one year of purchase. Cannot be shared outside of a household. Brilliant Distinctions® coupons can be used and rewards will be earned for each Botox® visit. May not be combined with other offers. Some restrictions may apply. Please ask for details.


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