How long to postpone Botox injections prior to Asian blepharoplasty and/or forehead lift?
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Botox injections prior to Asian blepharoplasty and forehead lift
Hi there and thank you for the question.
Botox injections will not interfere with the surgery per se but personally I like my patients to be in a natural state prior to cosmetic surgery on the face and in particular the eyes as only then can I judge the extent of the various elements of the surgery so that the outcome is in harmony with the dimensions and features of the face as a whole; with Botox in place you have to make an estimate of how much to do and it might end up being too little or too much as the reference markers have been changed by the Botox.
I hope that you have found this information to be helpful.
Botox & Blepharoplasty
It is best not to get Botox before to ensure you are at your natural state prior to surgery. I recommend consulting your Dr to find out their protocols regarding Botox and your procedure. Best, Dr. Emer.