I recently received dysport and am wondering if I got the proper amount? (Photos)
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Dysport units female
I recently received dysport and am wondering if I got the proper amount?
Hello, and thanks for your question. This is definitely within the range that I would typically use to treat the areas you are describing. In order to determine the best treatment plan for you, I recommend an in-person consultation with an expert. Best of luck, Dr. Frucht.
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Dysport Units -correct dosage for female
Hello, thank you for sharing your experience with us. In my practice, i usually treat all three zones with 120 - 150 units of Dysport for optimal results. This amount is adequate for most women, regardless of the amount of facial fat. Spreading the units too thin will often leave you with results that you are not happy with. When I recommend Dysport to a patient, age is not as important as the amount of muscle activity and wrinkles at rest that are seen. There are many women that are even younger than you are who are opting for Dysport treatments. Dysport is a great product and 105 units should have given you a good result. Best wishes, Dr. B.
Dysport is an excellent neuromodulator, and the one I use most commonly as an alternative to Botox. It is important to remember that Dysport is dosed as three units for every one unit of Botox typically. It also should be remembered that you should wait for two weeks to see your optimal results with either product. Having said that your provider gave you a very conservative dosing and should you feel you need additional treatment, I would recommend that you contact your physician for additional evaluation
Everyone is different when it comes to Botox or Dysport. In general 1unit of Botox is equal to 3units of Dysport. People who are getting touch up treatments can need very little vs people with big strong facial muscles who need a significantly higher dose. On an average person who has full activity of all their muscles most surgeons will use about 40units of Botox (or 120units of Dysport). I have frequently used less and not totally infrequently used more. So with that in mind I'd say you got an appropriately conservative dosage. A few important things to remember. First, it takes up to 2 weeks to see the full effect of your treatment. 2. Sometimes less is more so you can have a bit of expressivity though for the most part its blunted and decreasing wrinkles. And 3, you can always get a few more units in areas that are still too active for you. Hope this helps
Correct dosing of Dysport
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