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Botox® in Richmond, VA

The lines on your forehead and around your eyes add years to your age. Now you can soften these lines with Botox®. Richmond Plastic Surgeons offers Botox® for men and women in Richmond, Midlothian and surrounding areas of Virginia.

What is Botox®?

Botox® is a cosmetic injectable treatment that softens lines and wrinkles on the forehead and around the eyes. The product works by temporarily relaxing the muscles that pinch the skin and cause the lines.

Benefits of Botox®

Men and women in Richmond love Botox® because the treatment:

  • Requires no downtime
  • Helps you look younger within days
  • Treats lines on the forehead, between the eyes and at the corners of the eyes
  • Does not require follow-up treatment for several months

Who is the Ideal Candidate for Botox®?

The ideal candidate for Botox® has:

  • Frown lines in the middle of the forehead
  • Crow’s feet (lines around the eyes)
  • Vertical lines between the eyes

What Do I Need to Do Before Having Botox®?

Schedule a consultation with one of our board-certified plastic surgeons to find out if Botox® is the best anti-aging option for you.

What Should I Expect During My Botox® Treatment?

Botox® is administered using a very fine needle. Most patients tolerate the injections, but we can apply a topical numbing agent if needed. Multiple injections are made along the muscles in the forehead and around the eyes.

You may notice pinpoint bleeding, bruising and tenderness around the injection sites. These symptoms may last 24 to 48 hours.

Will I Have Scars After Getting Botox®?

You will not have scars as a result of your Botox® treatment.

When Will I See the Results?

You will see some improvement immediately after the injections, but full results can take several days.

What Are Possible Complications of Botox®?

When Botox® is not administered correctly, the risk of developing complications increases. Although rare, risks associated with Botox® are:

  • Nerve and muscle damage
  • Numbness
  • Infection
  • Scarring
  • Migration of the product which may affect other muscles of the face

How Long Will the Results of Botox® Last?

The results of your Botox® treatment will last three to six months.

How Much Does Botox® Cost in Richmond?

Botox® is elective and not covered by insurance. After your consultation, we provide a detailed cost so that you can review your budget and be prepared to pay for the procedure. We accept several payment options, and financing is available through CareCredit®.

Are you tired of looking at those lines and wrinkles on your forehead and around your eyes? Botox® treatments can help. If you live in Richmond, Midlothian and surrounding areas of Virginia, contact Richmond Plastic Surgeons to schedule your personal consultation.