BOTOX Cosmetic® is one procedure that is a non-surgical approach to reversing the signs of aging. It works to temporarily by relaxing the muscles that cause wrinkles. Dr Shah has over 16 years of experience in Botox treatments in surrey, BC.
Are you ready for a surgical procedure like a facelift? Vancouver and the Lower Mainland in BC is unique in that it has many of the best cosmetic dermatology clinics in Canada that all use a lot of non surgical treatments to reverse the inevitable signs of aging. Small steps to reverse the aging process include BOTOX Cosmetic®. At Beautiful Canadian Laser and Skin Care Clinic (BC Laser) we offer BOTOX Cosmetic® to not only residents of Surrey, BC but from all the surrounding areas of Coquitlam, Delta, White Rock, Langley and Vancouver.
All our injections are performed by Dr. Shah, who has been in cosmetic medicine for over 16 years and is well known as an experienced injector for all types of injectables including Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse and Sculptra and Bellafill.
If you want to know how we can help you achieve younger, smoother skin book your consultation with BC Laser and Dr. Shah today by calling 604 580 2464.
Benefits of BOTOX®
Wrinkle reduction for men and women has never been easier with this safe and effective treatment. The “inventors” of Botox Cosmetic originate from Vancouver and this treatment has been used successfully in Canada for over 20 years. Benefits include:
- No downtime
- 3-4 month results and longer with repeated use
- Quick appointments
- Safe and effective treatment
- Results seen in 7-10 days sometimes sooner
Typical use-cases for Botox
At our BC skin care clinic, we are careful to first listen to our customers to find out their concern before suggesting Botox as a treatment . It may be that there are other, better solutions for the area that you want treated. Xeomin©, which is great for patients who may not respond as well to Botox©. The best thing to do is to book a consultation so that we can decipher the best cosmetic solution for your anti-aging desires. Here is a short list of what we can treat or accomplish with Botox or other volumizers, fillers, lasers or facial procedures:
- Brow lifts
- Foreheads (also see our skin and face tightening page)
- Under eyes – treatments for wrinkles, bags and dark circles
- Neck wrinkles or sagging neck and skin
Other therapeutic treatments we do at our skin clinic in Surrey using Botox
Aside from treating wrinkles and performing anti-aging regimens with Botox, the product is also used in our Surrey skin care centre for practical, and sometimes non-covered medical uses. We do:
- Botox for migraines
- Botox for sweating (hyperhidrosis, usually used on the armpits or feet)
- Botox for TMJ (temporomandibular joint)
Botox has been used safely for over 20 years are no permanent side effects known.
Temporary side effects can include bruising at the site of the injection, and sometimes eyebrow droop. This is seen very infrequently (less than 1% of patients receiving Botox injections in Vancouver), is mild and only lasts 2 to 4 weeks.
Have questions about this cosmetic treatment?
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Am I at risk of venous disease?
Here are some factors for men and women that indicate if you might be predisposed to chronic venous disease:
- Heredity (family medical history within a family)
- Prolonged standing or sitting
- Heavy lifting
- Hormonal influences
How do compression socks and stockings work?
Gradient compression socks or stockings help improve the blood flow by compressing the veins and making the valves in the veins work more efficiently.
This is done by delivering the highest level of compression at the ankle and gently decreasing this pressure up the leg. Improving blood flow helps the wearer experience immediate relief from tired, aching legs.
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What is Cellulite?
How do we get Cellulite?
- The swelling of fat cells distend the skin creating the appearance of "orange peel."
- The contraction of the vertical strands of tissue due to hormonal fluctuations or decreased circulation.
Can Cellulite be removed by Liposuction?
What treatments are available for cellulite?
Q (Fat reduction with Coolsculpting ): I am 45 years old and losing weight but my biggest problem remains my stomach. It just is not getting smaller. It is the only part which bothers me when wearing all kinds of clothes. What are my options?>
Q (BOTOX® for too much sweating): I have a real problem with sweating and I have heard that Botox for excessive sweating is an option for treatment. Is it covered under medical?
At BC laser, we use Botox cosmetic with other treatments such as chemical and laser peels to give your clear looking, wrinkle free skin that looks like you ….just a little younger.
Book your appointment today by emailing us or calling us at 604 580 2464.