Movement of the delicate muscles in the face—caused by smiling, laughing, frowning, for example—create what are known as dynamic wrinkles. Everyone gets dynamic wrinkles in varying degrees; they are normal and natural. Over time deeper lines and wrinkles form. BOTOX® Cosmetic can help gracefully minimize the effects of aging. BOTOX® Cosmetic injections are safe and effective and have no recovery or downtime.
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a cosmetic neurotoxin treatment derived from botulinum toxin. It gently works with your facial muscles to decrease the number and severity of facial wrinkles. The result is a softened, natural, refined appearance and the removal or drastic reduction of wrinkles and lines.
The first step is to schedule an in-person consultation with Dr. Lawton or one of our trusted providers at Tenley K Lawton M.D. in Newport Beach, CA. Simply fill out the form on this page and we will reach out to you promptly to schedule your appointment.
If you have unwanted fine lines and wrinkles on your forehead you wish to remove, but don’t want to have surgery, you are likely a good candidate for BOTOX® Cosmetic. You should not be treated with BOTOX® Cosmetic if any of the following conditions apply:
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a treatment option for both men and women.
Newport Beach BOTOX® Cosmetic specialist and female board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Lawton will selectively inject BOTOX® Cosmetic into the muscles that are causing your dynamic facial wrinkles. The procedure is performed in our Newport Beach plastic surgery office and takes less than a half-hour.
The maximum effect of BOTOX® Cosmetic is attained within 4 to 7 days and results typically last between three to four months at which time a maintenance treatment is performed. BOTOX® Cosmetic is the most popular non-surgical procedure today.
There is no downtime required after your treatment. Although side effects are rare and there are no known long-term problems with BOTOX® Cosmetic, a patient could experience any of the following: