Category Archives: Botox

  1. 7 Ways to Help Botox Last Longer

    Botox is a preventative treatment that is an investment in your appearance. As a powerful neuromodulator, Botox works by relaxing muscles of facial expression that cause “dynamic” wrinkles, those wrinkles that occur due to repeated facial expressions. Treatment with Botox or other FDA-approved neuromodulators relaxes expression lines and wrinkles, such as frown lines between the… Read More

  2. How to Take Care of Your Skin After Laser Resurfacing

    Caring for your skin after laser resurfacing is essential to achieving the best results. But what does your skin need during recovery? If you receive laser rejuvenation at the West Institute, we’ll provide detailed post-treatment instructions at the time of your procedure, and our team will be available to answer questions or concerns that arise… Read More

  3. What Facial Areas Can You Get Treated With Botox?

    Botox minimizes brow furrows, crow’s feet, and the glabellar lines between the eyebrows. A few days after your first Botox injections, you’ll start to see these wrinkles fade away. These changes happen quickly and are often dramatic. As you see your results, only one question remains: “What other facial areas can I rejuvenate with Botox?”… Read More

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    Botox: What Can It Really Do?

    Botox is one of the leading cosmetic treatments in the world and an extremely safe and effective way to combat signs of aging. Therefore, it’s not surprising many women and men turn to Botox when they notice bothersome lines and wrinkles. With a natural and conservative approach, Botox can help these individuals rejuvenate their skin,… Read More

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    New Beauty Award Winning Procedures at The West Institute

    New Beauty recently revealed their list of “Best in Office Treatments for 2019.” The West Institute is proud to offer our patients these award-winning procedures and unparalleled expertise. If you want to rejuvenate your face or contour your body, here are seven treatments that are worth considering. 7 Award-Winning Procedures Now Available at The West… Read More

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    Dysport: Get Wedding-Season Ready

    In addition to making sure that the venue, food, music, and flowers are picture-perfect, brides also want look and feel their best on their wedding day. For many, this not only means carefully planning their hair and makeup, but also taking steps to beautify their skin with non-invasive cosmetic treatments. Of these, Dysport injections are… Read More

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    No Botox Shaming for Stassi Schroeder

    Whether on Vanderpump Rules or her podcast, Stassi Schroeder is known to speak her mind and be extremely open with her fans. This transparency extends to her fondness for cosmetic procedures, including a chin implant that she received as a high-school graduation gift. More recently, Stassi revealed that, after getting Botox for the past seven years, she has the… Read More

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    Dysport Injections: A Guide to Your Botox Alternative

    With so much attention on Botox, many people are unaware that there are other equally effective neurotoxins available to them. In fact, Dysport can be used interchangeably with Botox, and, in some instances, may deliver quicker and longer-lasting results. If you are considering injectables to rejuvenate your skin, keep reading to learn all about Dysport… Read More

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    How Long Does Botox Last?

    Botox is one of the most in-demand cosmetic treatments and can effectively, safely, and efficiency eradicate wrinkles and lines. While the procedure produces extremely natural and desirable results, Botox benefits are temporary. Therefore, patients considering cosmetic injections often want to know what they can expect from Botox’s longevity. So, how long does Botox last? Here’s… Read More

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    Botox Brow Lift

    Do you have heavy brows that are making you look older and less refreshed than you’d like? In the past, surgery was the only option to correct drooping brows. However, women and men can now undergo a Botox brow lift to improve the position of their brows and rejuvenate their appearance. If you are considering… Read More