Botox FAQ’s

How can I be sure I’m getting real BOTOX®  Cosmetic?
Only licensed and trained healthcare professional have the experience necessary to administer BOTOX®  Cosmetic.  Allergan, Inc., the maker of BOTOX Cosmetic, is the only source for healthcare professionals to purchase the product, and each label has the “Allergan” hologram.  Dr. Zuzukin trained with the inventors of BOTOX®, Dr. Alastair Carruthers and Dr. Jean Carruthers.  The Carruthers are famous for their pioneering discovering of BOTOX®  and they remain the world authorities on cosmetic medical procedures.

How soon will I see a difference from a BOTOX®  treatment?  What kind of results can I expect?
You can expect to see results within days after your treatment.  The appearance of the area between your brows may continue to improve for up to a week.  By day 30 in a patient clinical study, 89% of patients judged the severity of their frown lines between their brows as moderate or better.

What is a BOTOX®  treatment like?
BOTOX®  Cosmetic treatment is quick and minimally invasive.  Your doctor makes a few tiny injections into the muscles that cause moderate to severe frown lines between your brows.  Your doctor will determine exactly where to administer the injections to achieve the best results.  No anesthesia is required, although he or she may choose to numb the area with a cold pack or anesthetic cream prior to injecting.  The entire procedure takes approximagely 10 minutes.  Discomfort is minimal and brief – most patients compare the sensation to a bug bite.  You may resume normal activity immediately.