Common Misconceptions About Botox Toronto
Botox has been approved in Canada for multiple decades as a means of a temporary treatment addressing facial lines. It is imperative that Botox be administered by a trained, medical professional such as Dr. Philip Solomon, OTL Head and Neck Surgeon specializing in the facial anatomy and practicing Facial Plastic Surgery for nearly 20 years. Dr. Solomon is a meticulous and highly skilled injector who gives his patients his undivided attention to deliver the best possible results. Botox is not necessarily intended for all areas of the face. For more information, please seek a consultation with Dr. Solomon who will be able to advise you on the appropriate treatment for your specific facial anatomy.
What You Need To Know Before Receiving Botox
When you arrive for your initial consultation with Dr. Solomon, he will review have you read and sign a Botox consent form so that you are educated about the product its treatment. To qualify for a Botox Toronto treatment, you cannot pregnant or breastfeeding. Patients are advised to avoid taking blood-thinning medications, such as aspirin, for a period of ten days to two weeks prior to receiving their Botox treatment.
It’s also important to remember that the effects of Botox are temporary in nature, and that if you enjoy your Botox experience and your results, a follow-up appointment will be needed anywhere from 3-6 months following in order to retain your results. The results of Botox Toronto generally last for a period of approximately four months. Effects from your treatment will start to take place within forty-eight hours following your injections, however, complete results can take up to 2 weeks.
What Can I Expect For My Botox Procedure?
The first step for your Botox procedure is to consult with Toronto Botox specialist, Dr. Philip Solomon. At your one-on-one private consultation, he will ask you some basic questions to get started. These questions will determine if you are a candidate for Botox. Sometimes, patients come to Dr. Solomon seeking Botox but discover that another method of treatment is more appropriate to their needs.
It is important to maintain realistic expectations as it pertains to a Botox treatment and to give it time. Throughout this period, as the effects of a Botox treatment are becoming apparent, patients should generally not lay down for the first 4 hours following an injection treatment and patients should also avoid any strenuous activity or exercise for the first 24 hours following treatment. As the Botox treatment takes effect, you will have difficulty moving or contracting muscles in the injected area. This is to be expected.
How Does Dr. Solomon Apply Botox In His Clinic?
Dr. Solomon provides Botox injectable treatments in his Thornhill and Toronto, Ontario, Canada locations. The Botox treatments are performed by Dr. Philip Solomon, who has been specializing in cosmetic injections for nearly 20 years or by his exceptional experienced and licenced cosmetic nurse injectors.
Through a detailed consultation, Dr. Solomon will determine the appropriate dosing for each individual patient and then establish a regular treatment schedule with the assistance of his skilled and knowledgeable staff to keep you appearing fresh, young and beautiful throughout the year.