I am 45 and had a "1" between my brows and some lines across my forehead that bothered me. I elected to have the "nurse injector" at a reputable plastic surgeon's office inject 32 units of Botox into my forehead. 2 weeks later my brows are drooping so significantly that I look old, angry, evil and tired all in one sad face. This is definitely brow droop and not eyelid ptosis. I am... more
I have had this procedure done several times, and it is very important that you find a quality provider to do this. I have had it done and my eyes dropped (not good). And then I found Georgia at the Leawood Skin Care Center. She does a great job, and it doesn't hurt. I haven't had any bruising with her, and I'm very happy with the results.
It takes about a week for the Botox to set, but... more
Since turning 40 three years ago looking good and fresh has gotten a lot more difficult and time consuming. I finally decided to take the plunge to see if I could get the lines across my forehead removed and made an appointment to see Dr. Vargas. She was kind, efficient and very good at determining how many injections were needed to create a natural look that did not look "fake" I walked away... more
First time 4/2011. Manager of clinic is injector instructor. Mis-communication to injector RN. Was only supposed to have elevens fixed. Received 36 units in forehead. Immediate hooding, Spock, bleeding at injection sight, anxiety, racing heart, nausea, headache, severe pressure on forehead and temples, diarrhea, depression, debilitating fatigue, body aches, trouble urinating, weakness in hands... more
I consulted with Dr H to discuss getting botox for a chemical brow lift, and also asked him about injecting the DAO for downturned corners of the mouth (which he states he DOES NOT perform) and masseter (again, he DOES NOT perform). Dr H stated that injecting the last 2 areas he does not do because of reports of patients having to get a feeding tube afterwards or losing ability to chew.... more
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