Dimples disappeared after Botox for Jawline Reduction (after)
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Duration of Botox effect for masseter reduction
Your dimples will reappear after the effects of the Botox fade over the next 2-3 months, so try not to worry too much.
Disappearing Dimples after Botox Jaw Reduction Treatment
Dimples after Botox
Your dimple was likely created by your masseter muscle and should return full force with a month or two of the Botox fading.
I treat many people including myself with Botox for Bruxism, and believe it is overall a wonderful treatment. The side effect you had is not something I have heard reported in the literature, probably because the use of Botox for Bruxism is relatively new. I would have mercy on your doctor for giving you help with what can be a very painful condition.
Maybe, try fewer units of Botox next time and see if you can still get improvement in your Bruxism but keep your cute dimple.
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