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BOTOX – ANTI-AGING INJECTION – PHILADELPHIA

Published on September 05, 2014 by Jonathan Pontell, MD, FACS

There are few anti-aging treatments out there as effective as BOTOX. BOTOX is an injectable wrinkle-prevention treatment that dominates as the most popular cosmetic treatment available. This treatment is known for its ability to prevent the formation of wrinkles and preserve your natural beauty. BOTOX is made of a compound called botulinum toxin, which may […]

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WILL I EXPERIENCE MORE WRINKLE REDUCTION FROM A TRUE FACELIFT OR FROM BOTOX INJECTIONS?

Published on September 24, 2011 by Jonathan Pontell, MD, FACS

Question: Will I experience more wrinkle reduction from a true facelift or from Botox injections? Answer: Facelift surgery and Botox and Dysport perform different functions. Botox and Dysport relax the muscles that are causing wrinkles while surgery lifts and tightens the facial soft tissues. In my experience, the results from surgery are more dramatic then […]

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WOULD THIS BE AN APPROPRIATE PROCEDURE FOR ME?

Published on July 24, 2011 by Jonathan Pontell, MD, FACS

Question: I am a 51 year old female and I have some crow’s feet and just a few wrinkles on my forehead. I am interested in some Botox treatments in Philadelphia. However, some of the people I have seen look like cartoon characters after the treatment. I am in a sales and training position and […]

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WHAT AREAS OF THE FACE IS BOTOX SUCCESSFULLY USED ON?

Published on August 03, 2010 by Jonathan Pontell, MD, FACS

Question: What areas of the face is Botox successfully used on? I would like injections in my frown lines, but wonder if it can also be use for the crow’s feet around my eyes. Are there other areas of the face where Botox works well? Answer: Botox and Botox’s new competitor, Dysport are typically used […]

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