DERMATOLOGY FAQS

How does Thermage Tighten Sagging Neck Skin?

What is Thermage? Thermage is a non-surgical way to tighten excess or sagging skin and restore a youthful appearance. The procedure can be used on the skin of the face or body, and it leaves no visible scars. There is … Read More

What’s the Difference between Cosmetic Fillers?

Botox is slightly different from injectable dermal fillers like Restylane, Juvederm, Radiesse and Sculptra. While dermal fillers use a synthetic or natural substance to “fill in” hollow or sagging areas of the face, Botox (or Dysport, which is another brand … Read More

How Long Does Botox Last?

The results from a Botox treatment can last anywhere from 2-8 months, though most patients will see their results for about 4 months. The duration will vary from patient to patient, and it also depends on how much Botox is … Read More

What’s the Most Common Cosmetic Procedure New York?

Botulinium toxin type A (known by its brand names Botox and Dysport) remains the most popular non-surgical cosmetic procedure offered in New York. According to recent data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, over 5 million women nationwide had … Read More

Is Lipo Permanent?

Though any weight gain will mean the return of lost fat to the body, the new shape of a patient’s figure (or face) after liposuction will be fairly permanent. Maintaining your body weight means permanent results, and even patients who … Read More

Is Botox Safe?

Botox (the brand name of a substance called botulinium toxin) is an injectable neurotoxin designed to temporarily paralyze muscles at the injection site, releasing deep wrinkles and smoothing the skin. It’s no wonder that people wonder whether Botox is a … Read More